The DEI Shift

Mental Health and Burnout, Part 1

February 23, 2024 The DEI Shift Season 6 Episode 1
The DEI Shift
Mental Health and Burnout, Part 1
Show Notes

Burnout has unfortunately become an exceedingly common experience for healthcare workers, even independent of the COVID-19 pandemic. In this episode, we start a conversation about burnout, its signs/symptoms, and its potential repercussions with Internal Medicine resident Dr. Allison Ibarra.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Define burnout according to the World Health Organization.
  2. Learn and be able to recognize common signs of burnout. 
  3. Identify and recognize the potential consequences burnout can have on physicians’ and medical trainees’ physical and mental well-being.

Guest: Dr. Allison Ibarra
Co-Hosts: Dr. DJ Gaines, Branden Barger
Executive Producer: Dr. Tammy Lin
Co-Executive Producers: Dr. Pooja Jaeel, Dr. Maggie Kozman
Associate Producer: Dr. Candace Sprott
Senior Producer: Dr. DJ Gaines
Editor/Assistant Producer: Clara Baek
Production Assistants: Nilgoun Farhadi, Leyna Nguyen
Website/Art Design: Ann Truong
Music: Chris Dingman

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Continuing Medical Education/Maintenance of Certification (CME/MOC) credits are available through the American College of Physicians for both members and non-members. To submit for CME/MOC credit for this episode, visit: