Continuing Medical Education

Tiger Bites Podcast

Tiger Bites Podcast Episode 1.11

Reflecting on Your Professional Identity Development

Dr. Creel

When is the last time you asked yourself why do I work here and what am I doing with my career? Listen in as Dr. Amy Creel breaks down the nuances of professional identity formation to help you think more clearly about finding a sense of belonging, purpose and passion in your work.  

At the conclusion of this live activity, the learner should be able to:

  • Describe professional identify and how it applies to medical professionals
  • Identify and integrate stages of professional identity in different career stages
  • Develop a strategy to improve and support your professional identify formation

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Hosts: Michelle Moore, PsyD

Resources Mentioned:

Cruess Articles

    1. Reframing Medical Education to Support Professional Identity Formation
    2. A Schematic Representation of the Professional Identity Formation and Socialization of Medical Students and Residents: A Guide for Medical Educators
    3. Amending Miller’s Pyramid to Include Professional Identity Formation

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The Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans designates this live educational activity for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The following faculty and planning committee members have reported they do not have any financial relationships with ineligible entities: Laura Bell, Charles Hilton, M.D., Doug Grigsby, Michelle Moore PsyD, Jay Mussell PhD, Amy Creel MD

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