OFD New Directors – September 2017

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(left to right): Dr. Yumi Turmelle, MD, MSPH, Dr. Bess Marshall, MD, Dr. David Schnadower, MD, MPH

Dr. Yumi Turmelle and Dr. David Schnadower have joined Dr. Bess Marshall as co-directors of the OFD beginning July 1, 2017. Dr. Turmelle is Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Gastroenterology and Dr. Schnadower is Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Emergency Medicine. They both come to the OFD with great new ideas and enthusiasm to continue the office’s current programs and expand diversity and faculty wellness initiatives for the department.

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The Connection between Social Media and Wellness

Julie Smith, M.S., our April guest speaker, was outstanding and offered critical information to know as clinicians and parents. Her book ‘Master the Media: How Teaching Media Literacy Can Save Our Plugged in World’ comes highly recommended. OFD will have a copy of her book for checkout to any faculty …

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Book Club for Faculty and Fellows – Chekhov’s Doctors

Our next book choice is Chekhov’s Doctors, A Collection of Chekhov’s Medical Tales by Anton Chekhov Date and location: To be determined. It will be in the first 2 weeks of June. It will be held at a local restaurant for discussion and dinner. Time: 6:30 pm Email janetbraun@wustl.edu to …

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Work-Life Solutions by GuidanceResources (formally EAP)

Few professionals face the physical, psychological and emotional demands that health care providers confront daily. If those demands threaten to overwhelm you, turn to our GuidanceResources program 24/7 for confidential help. Call 844-365-4587 or online guidanceresources.com Use Web ID: WASHU In addition to emotional support, resources are available for help …