Schedule At A Glance

Monday, January 24, 2022

Pre-Conference Workshops

 

8:00 am  Registration Opens

8:30 am – 10:00 am  Choose Between Two Interactive, Hands-On Workshops

Workshop A – Beyond Burnout: Autonomy By Planning Financial Freedom
Jonathan Moss, Director, Medical Practice Business Services, Baystate Health​

 

Workshop B – Overcoming the Trust Gap in Healthcare

Kellie Lease Stecher, MD, OBGYN, Co-Founder & President, Patient Care Heroes; Chief Medical Officer, Linked Inclusion Corporation

Ben Miller, President, Wellbeing Trust

Michelle W. Chestovich, MD , Family Physician

Shireen Sakizadeh McConnell, Founder, Executive Director, MN Mental Health Advocates

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10:15 am – 11:45 am   Choose Between Two Interactive, Hands-On Workshops

Workshop C – Becoming a Transformational Leader – The Key to Creating a Culture of Well-Being​
Paul Dechant, CEO/Principal, Paul DeChant, MD, MBA, LLC
Michael O’Brien, President & CEO, O'Brien Group

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Workshop D – Design Thinking Professional Fulfillment
Gabe Charbonneau, MD, Family Physician

Main Conference

1:15 pm  Chairpersons' Welcoming Remarks
Paul Dechant, CEO/Principal, Paul DeChant, MD, MBA, LLC

Janae Sharp, Founder, Sharp Index

 

1:45 pm  Burnout and the Culture of Medicine
Robert Pearl, MD

Opening Keynote Supported by Skywriter MD

2:45 pm  Networking Break
 

3:00 pm  Leadership Use of Human Factors/Ergonomics (HFE) Science to Reduce Burnout and Error in Healthcare Systems
Michael R Privitera MD, MS, Professor of Psychiatry, Medical Director, Medical Faculty and Clinician Wellness Program, University of Rochester Medical Center

3:40 pm  Veterans Health Administration’s Whole Health Approach to Supporting Employee Health, Well-being, and Resiliency
Dr. Kavitha Reddy, Associate Director, Veterans Health Administration Office of Patient-Centered Care and Cultural Transformation, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

4:20 pm  Opening Reception in Sponsor Showcase with Sharp Index Awards

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

8:00 am  Chairpersons' Opening Remarks

Paul Dechant, CEO/Principal, Paul DeChant, MD, MBA, LLC

Janae Sharp, Founder, Sharp Index
 

8:15 am  Clinician Well-being: What’s New?
Tait Shanafelt, Chief Wellness Officer, Stanford

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9:00 am  Shifting Mindsets Around Employee Health: The Case for--and Possibility of--Change
Jeffrey Pfeffer, PhD, Thomas D. Dee II Professor of Organizational Behavior, Stanford Graduate School of Business

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9:50 am  Networking Break 

10:20 am  Moving from Emotional Exhaustion to Emotional Thriving: A Practical, Integrated Approach to Reduce Organizational Burnout


William J. Maples, MD, President & CEO, The Institute for Healthcare Excellence
Read G. Pierce, MD, Chief, Division of Hospital Medicine & Associate Chair for Faculty Development and Well-being at Dell Medical School, University of Texas, Austin

11:00 am  From Awareness to Action: The Mission of the Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes’ Foundation to Safeguard the Well-being of our Healthcare Professionals” 
J. Corey Feist, JD, MBA, Co-Founder, Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes’ Foundation

12:00 pm  Lunch in Sponsor Showcase

1:30 pm  Choose between two sessions:

 

TRACK A —
Addressing Burnout among Women in Healthcare: Why, What, and How
Diane W. Shannon, MD, MPH, ACC

TRACK B —
Taking the DOC out of DOCumentation at Nuvance Health
Albert Villarin MD FACEP, Chief Medical Information Officer, Nuvance Health

Tracy Rue, President, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Skywriter MD

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2:05 pm  Choose between two sessions:


TRACK A —

Developing a Health System Well-Being Department

Sharon C. Kiely, MD, MPM, FACP, VP, Chief Wellness Officer & Associate Chief Medical Officer, Harford Healthcare

 
 

TRACK B —

Session to be added.

 

2:40 pm  Choose between two sessions:
 

TRACK A —

The Scholars of Wellness: Sowing the Seeds of Wellness
Dr Gaurava Agarwal, Associate Professor, Departments of Medical Education and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine

 

TRACK B —
Session to be added
 

3:10 pm Afternoon Break

3:30 pm  Choose between two sessions:

TRACK A —
Professional Fulfillment in Healthcare Organizations in the United States
Kristine Olson, MD MSc, Chief Wellness Officer, Yale New Haven Hospital

  

TRACK B —
What Nursing Leaders are Doing to Support Their Teams
Moderator:  Elisa Arespacochaga, American Hospital Association

4:05 pm Choose between two sessions:

 

TRACK A — 
Role of the CWO Roundtable Discussion
Moderator:  Tait Shanafelt, Chief Wellness Officer, Stanford

 

TRACK B —

What Language Are You Speaking? A Comical Approach to Improving Physician-Administrator Relationships

Peter Valenzuela, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer,  Mercy Medical Group

 

4:45 pm End of Day Two

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

8:15 am Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

8:30 am  Mindfulness and its Role in Healing Healthcare

Jonathan Fisher, MD FACC

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9:10 am Care Team Engagement: Why It Is the Most Important Leadership Responsibility
Steve Beeson, MD, Founder of the Clinician Experience Project at Practicing Excellence.com

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9:50 am Networking Break

10:10 am  Creating a Manageable Cockpit for Clinicians: Fixing the Workplace, not the Worker
Christine A. Sinsky, MD, VP for Professional Satisfaction, American Medical Association

11:00 am The Burnout Challenge
Christina Maslach, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology, Emerita; Professor of the Graduate School, University of California, Berkeley

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12:00 pm Closing Remarks and End of Conference