The impact of pandemics and crises on the mental health and well-being of health care providers in the community and health care systems can be substantial. In this webinar, featuring Gaurava Agarwal, MD, and Allan Chrisman, MD, the implications of pandemic impact on mental health at the individual and organizational levels will be explored. A dialogue defining health care professionals’ responses to stressful events and what may be done at the individual and systems’ levels will be provided. Join Drs. Agarwal, Chrisman, and moderator Rachel Self, PhD, for this insightful discussion on the impact of pandemics on well-being.
Dr. Gaurava Agarwal, MD is Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of Medical Education, the Director of Physician Well-Being for Northwestern Medicine’s Medical Groups, and Director of Undergraduate Medical Student Education in Psychiatry at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL.
Dr. Allan Chrisman is an Associate Professor Emeritus at Duke University School of Medicine, Co-Chair North Carolina Psychiatric Association Disaster Committee, member American Psychiatric Association Committee on Psychiatric Dimensions of Disasters, member American Academy Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Disaster & Trauma Issues Committee, Volunteer for American Red Cross Disaster Health Services and Disaster Mental Health.
Dr. Rachel Self, PhD is a Senior Medical Science Liaison with Otsuka Neuroscience Medical Affairs.
Gaurava Agarwal, MD and Allan Chrisman, MD are paid consultants of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.
Rachel Self, PhD, is a paid employee of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.View Flyer (PDF)