Personal Wellbeing Stories

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Richard Dodds - My Burnout

Richard Dodds, Orthopaedic Surgeon from Royal Berkshire Hospital, discusses his personal wellbeing story and experience of burnout.

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Tony Clayson - Running on Empty

Tony Clayson, Orthopaedic Surgeon from Wrightington Hospital, discusses his personal wellbeing story and ‘running on empty’. Tony is also Consultant Lead for Staff Wellbeing in his Trust, and featured on a recent BOA Webinar on “Setting up pastoral care and leading on staff wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic”.

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COVID-19 and me

The spring of 2020 was different. The gloom of a long drawn winter refused to go away. Despite the long days and blue sky, spring came with the looming shadows of a global pandemic...

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A personal strategy to confront stress in medical practice

In this short video, Andrew Wolf, Professor of Paediatric Anaesthesia, explains his personal strategy used to confront stress in his professional life.