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LifeBridge Physician Well-Being Kick-off

  • Embassy Suites 2321 Lifestyle Way Chattanooga, TN 37421 (map)

Join the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Medical Society and the Medical Foundation of Chattanooga as we celebrate our new initiative LifeBridge.

The kick-off event is a reception and dinner on Thursday September 20 at the Embassy Suites. The keynote address, Being Well While Doing Good, will be presented by Mark Greenawald, MD. 

The reception is hosted by UT Health Science Center Alumni Association and begins at 5:30 p.m. The dinner and presentation begins at 7 p.m. Physicians, spouses and guests are invited to both events. 

There is no cost for either event but RSVPs are required. Please RSVP by September 14 by calling 423-591-9826 or emailing nina@chattmd.org.

1 CME hour is offered for the event.* 

Dr. Greenawald is Vice Chair of Academic Affairs and Professional Development, Carilion Clinic Department of Family and Community Medicine, Roanoke, Virginia; Professor of Family Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine; and Associate Professor of Primary Care, Family Practice, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine, Blacksburg, VA.

LifeBridge is a Physician Well-Being initiative designed to assist physicians with preventing and treating burnout. LifeBridge includes confidential access to counselors at no cost to the physician along with other programs such as workshops, retreats, a website loaded with resources to assist physicians. 

LifeBridge counselors are highly trained and can help with issues like depression, chronic stress, addiction, financial issues and malpractice litigation. The counselors have been vetted by CHCMS. 

* AMA Credit Designation: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine (UTCOM) designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education for Non-Physicians: The UTCOM will issue Certificates of Attendance to non-physicians for attending this activity and designates it for a maximum of .6 CEU’s.

Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the UTCOM and the Chattanooga Hamilton County Medical Society. The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.