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Grand Rounds: What you don’t know about medical training and culture can kill you.


By Pamela Wible, MD , President and CEO, Family and Community Medicine, Eugene, OR

Objectives (Educational Content) :

1. Identify the top three medical specialties at high risk of suicide. 2. Recognize vicarious trauma among health professionals. 3. Recognize the need for informed consent of mental health risks when choosing a career in health care.

Target Audience:

General pediatricians, family physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, social workers, psychologists, and nurses.

Identified Gap:

New information on mental health for health care professionals.

Estimated Time to Complete the Educational Activity:

1 hour(s)

Expiration Date for CE/CME Credit:


Method of Participation in the Learning Process:

The learner will view the presentation, successfully complete a post-test and complete an activity evaluation.

Evaluation Methods:

All learners must successfully complete a post-test, as well as an activity evaluation, to claim CE/CME credit.


The speaker, Pamela Wible, MD, has returned the disclosure form indicating there are no relevant financial or other relationships with any commercial interests.

Accreditation Statement:

Children’s Hospital Medical Center of Akron is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CHMCA designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM.  Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Bucknill JC, Tuke DH, A Manual of Psychological Medicine. London, England, 1858.

Gerada, “Doctors and suicide,” British Journal of General Practice 2018; 68 (669): 168-169.

Veresaev VV. The Memoirs of a Physician. Pub. Jan 1901. ISBN-13 9780469179318.  

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