Physician as Person
Our graduates understand their motivations, limitations and values; recognize their own reactions to difficult situations, and understand how these personal responses may affect their lives and work.
Examples of behaviors our graduates use to demonstrate competence
- Solicit and accept suggestions from others about ways to address personal weaknesses and to improve performance.
- Use proper techniques to manage stress, anxiety or other intrusive emotional states including recognition of when and how to seek help.
- Appropriately cope with medical mistakes and learn from them when they occur.
- Understand and strive to achieve balance in personal life and professional practice.