My experience as a surgeon who left clinical practice because of mental illness makes me an ideal speaker about burnout and mental health, both for the medical profession and for society in general.

GALLERY

Grand Rounds at Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA. The audio/visual quality isn't great, sorry.

A speech I gave to a luncheon at the Yale Club Of Oregon/Southwest Washington. It's about 35 minutes plus 25 minutes of Q&A afterwards to illustrate the discussion sparked by the talk.

Given at my 25th Yale College Reunion, this speech is a part of a panel of speeches whose theme was "We are pivoting".