Jenny Reese MD
Inpatient Medical Director, Children's Hospital Colorado
Dr. Reese is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the University Of Colorado School Of Medicine. She is the Interim Section Head and Medical Director of the Section of Pediatric Hospital Medicine. She also serves as the Inpatient Medical Director for Children’s Hospital Colorado. Her clinical time is spent as a pediatric hospitalist, and her administrative duties include quality and process improvement and clinical leadership, as well as developing and promoting programs that support wellness and resilience for health care providers. In 2015 Dr. Reese formed the University Of Colorado School Of Medicine Resilience Program for Faculty, Residents and Fellows, and she serves as the director of this program.
Since 2015, Dr. Reese has been an invited speaker for over 40 presentations on the topic of Resilience for Health Care Providers. She is currently conducting a research project on the impact of peer support training to address second victim among health care providers. Promoting provider well-being is a passion for Dr. Reese, and she presents with an engaging, interactive, experiential style that leaves participants with tangible takeaways to apply to their own practice.
This presentation will give a background on burnout, resilience and other factors affecting health care provider well-being. Then we will review evidence based practices to mitigate burnout and promote resilience. The audience will participate in some interactive practices.