Check out everything the Section on Early Career Physicians (SOECP) is doing at this year's National Conference & Exhibition in Chicago, IL. To many first-time attendees, the conference can be rather overwhelming. We've pulled out what we think you would want to be a part of:
SOECP Educational Program: This year the Section will be focusing on physician wellness as it relates to being a leader, as well as mindfulness techniques.
Physician Wellness - Maximizing Balance and Minimizing Burnout
Participants will learn practical tips and techniques for maintaining personal wellness throughout a career in pediatric medicine. We will focus on maintaining wellness and avoiding burnout when taking on leadership roles, learning practical mindfulness techniques for practicing physicians, and how to avoid a lawsuit and deal with one when it arises while not sacrificing personal wellness and sanity.
Sunday, September 17, 2017
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2:00 PM Physician Wellness in Leadership
3:00 PM Workshop in Mindfulness Techniques for Pediatric Physicians
4:00 PM Avoiding and Dealing with Lawsuits While Maintaining Personal Wellness
5:00 PM It's Your Move - Open the Door to AAP Leadership
6:00 PM Adjourn
Dr Melanie Brown, Dr Sandra Hassink, and Dr William McDonnell
Early Career Physicians' Reception:
Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm
National Conference Sessions for Early Career Physicians: check out our SOECP collaboration site.
Online registration is now open. Deadline for advance registration is August 4, 2017.
2017 National Conference Links:
National Conference Website
AAP Conference Planner
Peds 21 website page
Future National Conference & Exhibition Dates:
AAP National Conference & Exhibition
Orlando, Orange County Convention Center
November 3-6, 2018
Pre-conference events Friday, November 2
New Orleans, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
October 26-29, 2019
Pre-conference events Friday, October 25
San Diego, San Diego Convention Center
October 3-6, 2020
Pre-conference events Friday, October 2