5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Mood

September 15, 2016

You may be having a rough day due to some gloomy weather or disappointing news. Or, it may be because of a disagreement you had with a family member, friend or colleague. Whatever the reason is, here are five ways to brighten your day that do not require too much effort. Improving Mood Give something […]

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Return to Work After Maternity Leave

June 10, 2016

I returned to work 10 months after my son was born.  I was anxious about the transition and sad that the intimate time of exclusively caring for my baby was coming to an end.  But I was also excited to regain a large part of my identity and I looked forward to some independence during […]

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Program News

Fifth Canadian Conference on Physician Health

December 7, 2017

by Dr. Philippe Erhard The fifth Canadian Conference on Physician Health took place in Ottawa in September 2017. Here are some highlights that I would like to share with you. Did you know that the suicide rate for physicians is six times greater than the general population? We don’t have any statistics for Canada, but […]

“I never get sick. Why should I get the flu shot?”

November 10, 2016

As doctors, sometimes we think we aren’t vulnerable to illness. And sometimes we are just too busy to look after ourselves. With this in mind, the Doctors Manitoba Physician Health and Wellness Committee decided to get our flu shots at our November meeting. We believe in being role models for our colleagues and patients. In […]

Upcoming Events

Mindful Practice

December 7, 2017
Event Begins: Friday, Jan 12th, 2018

Interested in reducing burnout, increasing wellbeing and balance? Join us for 8 weeks of Mindful Practice with Dr. Jillian Horton & Dr. Michael McIntrye – Fridays, January 12 to March 2, 2018. For details click here.