Burnout and Wellbeing of Medical Students and Doctors

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November 23, 2021

Webinar of Prof. Dinesh Bhugra, former President of the World Psychiatric Association

About this event

Prof. Dinesh Bhugra will present an international study focused on burnout and wellbeing of medical students and doctors. The 30 minutes lecture will be followed by a round table with the participation of Prof. Driss Moussaoui, Prof Luigi Jianiri, Prof Alexandre Berney, Dr Andrew Molodynski, and Prof François Ferrero.

This event is organized by the Executive Committee of the European Society of Social Psychiatry – ESSP (https://www.esspsy.org/) in collaboration with PositiveMinders (https://positiveminders.com).

Certificates will be provided on request to participants for the entire duration of the webinar.

About Prof. Dinesh Bhugra

Dinesh has published widely in the field of cultural psychiatry, sexual dysfunction, and service development. He has authored/co-authored over 500 scientific papers, numerous book chapters and editorials, and 40 books. Several of his books have won awards and gone into multiple editions. Three of his books have been translated into Mandarin and Japanese. His Oxford Textbook for Public Mental Health won a Book of the Year award last year. In the same year Practical Cultural Psychiatry was highly recommended. His interests in medicine’s social contract, medical professionalism and the future of psychiatric services have led to surveys and reports on burnout among medical students and doctors all around the world.

He is a board member for Sane and the Psychiatric Research Trust charities and also chairs DocHealth charity which is jointly funded by the BMA and the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund. He is Deputy Chair and Non-Executive Director of the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. He is the Editor of the International Journal of Social Psychiatry and International Review of Psychiatry.

Professor Dinesh Bhugra, CBE MA, MSc, MBBS, DSc(Hon), PhD, FRCP,FRCPE, FRCPsych, FFPHM, FRCPsych(Hon),FHKCPsych(Hon), FACPsych(Hon),FAMS(Singapore), FKCL, MPhil, LMSSA, FAcadME, FRSA, DIFAPA

  • President, Royal College of Psychiatrists (2008-2011)
  • President, World Psychiatric Association (2014-2017)
  • President , British Medical Association (2018-2019)
  • Professor Emeritus of Mental Health and Cultural Diversity, Kings College London

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