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Graduate Medical Education

  • Lee Engel, MD, PhD
    Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
    Designated Institutional Official (DIO)
  • 504-568-4006
  • 504-599-1453
  • 2020 Gravier Street, Suite 602
    New Orleans, LA 70112

Professional Development

Campus Assistance Program

The Campus Assistance Program is a free service provided by LSU Health Sciences Center at New Orleans to assist faculty, staff, residents, students and their immediate family members in resolving personal, academic or work related problems. A counselor is on call 24 hours a day to assist in times of crisis.

LSUHSC Wellness Committee

LSUHSC's Wellness Committee aims to promote a healthy learning and working environment, building resiliency and personal well-being among faculty, staff, residents, and students.

LSUHSC Wellness Center

LSUHSC's Wellness Center seeks to maintain the interest of all its community members through various programs and equipment promoting and encouraging fitness and wellness.

Physician Wellbeing Tools & Resources

Click on the collapsible grey sections for more details on these resources.

National Academy of Medicine's Knowlege Hub

An outstanding source with links to over 1000 resources by topic on a range of subjects, from wellness to practice management.

Make The Difference:  Preventing Medical Trainee Suicide
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Mindfulness Meditation from Mayo Clinic

Check out these short audio clips to help with your daily mindfulness practice.  Created by the Mayo Clinic, these audio clips can be downloaded to your device for easy access.

The Latest in Well-Being 

Residency Programs Develop Strategies to Respond to High Burnout Rates  - AAMC News

In a first for U.S. academic medical center, Stanford Medicine hires chief physician wellness officer  - Stanford Medicine News Center.

Improving Physician Resiliency

Download PDF / 12 Slides

Physician Wellness: Preventing Resident and Fellow Burnout

Download PDF  /  14 Pages

Promotion of Wellness and Mental Health Awareness Among Physicians in Training: Perspective of a National, Multispecialty Panel of Residents and Fellows

Download PDF /  5 Pages