Time Management: Packed with Pearls
The SurgeonMasters Team, along with guest Phil Stahel, MD provided tested methods to determine how we allocate our time and strategies for managing our hectic schedules. While time management is a constant battle for all of us, there are a few small steps we can take that produce immediate results.
Over time, these small changes become habit, eventually routine, and the time we spend is now on the important and urgent issues we care about most.
SurgeonMasters Monthly Web-Conferences are an opportunity for Surgeons to gather and discuss topics centered around achieving our goals and the mission of SurgeonMasters. Any Surgeon is welcome to join via GoToMeeting or Phone to contribute to the conversation or listen.
Monthly calls take place the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm PST / 9:30 pm EST.
Jeffrey Smith, MD, FACS, CPC
Orthopaedic Traumatologist, Surgeon Coach
About the instructor
Dr. Jeffrey M. Smith is a practicing Orthopaedic Traumatologist, Director of the San Diego Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship and surgeon coach. With over 20 years of experience within an academic and private practice, he has learned to cope with the ups and downs of being a performance-driven surgeon and even experienced some episodes of burnout during his career.
Through his personal experience and research, he has developed his own methodology for performance improvement - The 8 PRACTICEs. He coaches techniques that address resilience training, professional development, leadership training, surgeon wellness and burnout prevention. Dr. Smith continues to be driven by his passion to positively impact the lives of his patients recovering from injury as well as other Surgeons to transform their habits inside and outside the operating room with the goal of creating sustainable, lifestyle-friendly surgical practices. Learn more about Jeff and his work in burnout prevention at SurgeonMasters.com.