2015 AUPN Spring Chairs Session
(Held in conjunction with AAN Annual Meeting)
Physician burnout. This is a timely topic topic about which Dr. Sigsbee published an article in December of last year (Neurology 83:2302-6). The characteristics and consequences of burnout will be briefly reviewed. Specific strategies to prevent and mitigate burnout will be discussed.
Advocating for neurologic practice, in particular academic practice. Dr. Sigsbee’s presentation will cover details of evolving threats to the practice of neurology, and currently active or planned advocacy strategies, including a consideration how chairs of departments may get involved.
Bruce Sigsbee, MD