Reclaim the Joy of Medicine


Reclaim the Joy of Medicine:
The 6th Annual Bounce Back Clinician Resilience Conference

This year's conference will take place on Thursday, December 8 in Plymouth.

This conference represents a unique collaboration of physicians, nurses, and hospital leaders who have come together for one purpose - to impact the lives of individuals, communities, and organizations by promoting health through resillience. We hope you can join us! Registration coming soon!

Tentative agenda:

8-9 am


Breakfast and Registration


9-10:25 am

Opening Keynote
  • From Burnout to Thriving in Modern Medicine, Colin West, MD, PhD
10:25-10:45 am




10:45-11:45 am

  • Conversations with Systems Well-being Leaders
    • Colin West, MD, PhD
    • Nancy Sudak, MD
  • Grief, Corey Martin, MD
  • Nature Relation: Pathway to Wholeness and Wellbeing, Roberta Cassidy, PhD

11:45 am -12:45 pm


Lunch with Exhibit Hall and Networking

12:45-2 pm

Mid Day Keynote
  • Well-being, Corey Martin, MD
  • ‚ÄčImprov Workshop (Limited to 50 participants)
    • Mary Fredrickson, MD
    • Ankit Mehta, MD
    • Brett HendelPaterson, MD
2-3 pm

  • Story: The Engine for Growth
    • Dawn Ellison, MD
    • Jacque Fletcher Johnson
  • Pandemic Stress on Families: 
    • What We Learned, How We Adjust (Panel) Elizabeth Goelz, MD
  • We Need a Better Solution for Burnout, Michelle Chestovich, MD
3-3:45 pm

Reflections from the Day
  • Tea and Networking

Closing Keynote
  • The Intersection of Well-Being and Equity, Taj Mustapha, MD