Work Life Balance for Young Surgeons Mon, Sep 23 9:00-9:20 a.m.

Burnout is a significant issue affecting plastic surgeons. Surgeons early in their careers face numerous stressors that put them at risk of burnout. Achieving a more optimal integration of work and life can help prevent burnout. In this session, the speaker will recount his experiences over the past several years, and the many failures and successes of juggling responsibilities at work and at home.

At the end of this activity participants will be able to:

  1. List reasons why young plastic surgeons are at risk of burnout.
  2. Discuss strategies for improving work – life integration.

Program Subject to Change.

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.