Michael Myers, MD - Mental Health Series - Physician Suicide and Prevention


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By D.J. Verret, MD, FACS, D.J. Verret, MD, and FACS. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

On this edition of Ask Me MD, Dr. Michael Myers, professor of clinical psychiatry SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University in Brooklyn, NY, joins Dr. Verret to discuss his life long passion for being a doctor's doctor. Dr. Myers specializes in treating physicians with mental health issues and has been an advocate for preventing physician suicide.
Dr. Myers mentioned several websites during the podcast including:
Make the Difference: Preventing Medical Trainee Suicide
Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes' Foundation
National Physician Support Line - 888-409-0141
Why Physicians Die by Suicide: Lessons Learned from Their Families and Others Who Cared
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