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Arizona Telemedicine Program and HRSA Webinar: Health-Care Workforce Stress, Burnout and Resiliency

10:00 am to 11:30 am

Hosted by the Health Resources & Services Administration's (HRSA) Office of Intergovernmental and External Affairs-Denver and the Arizona Telemedicine Program.
This free webinar is designed for health-care workers, students, trainees, provider organizations and health-care settings.

The purpose of this webinar is to discuss mitigating the negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and current health-care environment on the health-care workforce, and promote resiliency among health-care workers. Stress and mental health, compassion fatigue and trauma experienced by health-care professionals will be defined and discussed, and health-care resiliency will be delineated. Speakers will highlight different perspectives on health-care worker stress and resiliency related to health systems research, a framework for workplace resiliency and moral injury within the context of the health-care workforce. Examples and resources will be provided. Presenters include experts from the Thomas Jefferson University School of Medicine College of Population Health and the Moral Injury of Healthcare organization, as well as clinical staff from HRSA’s Office of Intergovernmental and External Affairs.


  • Overview of health-care workforce issues: impact of pandemic, stress, mental health, trauma and burnout
  • Moral injury
  • Resilience, Institute for Healthcare Improvement framework, etc
  • Using health systems research and improvement science to protect the health-care workforce


Kim Patton, PsyD
Public Health Analyst
Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA)
Wendy Dean, MD
The Moral Injury of Healthcare
Sharyl Trail, PsyD
Deputy Regional Administrator
HRSA Region VI
To request any disability-related accommodations for this event please contact the event coordinator at least three business days prior to the event.
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Friday, June 17, 2022 - 10:00am


Faculty, Staff, Students, Alumni, Community
University of Arizona Health Sciences




Melanie Esher-Blair, MAdm
Arizona Telemedicine Program/Southwest Telehealth Resource Center