MGH Well-Being Summit 2023

Boston, MA US

The event is presented by the Mass General Well-Being Collaborative, a multidisciplinary group dedicated to addressing and supporting the well-being of hospital staff. The Summit welcomes all employees to make connections, collect ideas, and understand best practices for various well-being initiatives.

Overarching Collaborative Goals:

  • Align those engaged in well-being work on behalf of MGH employees, faculty, and staff to streamline communication and messaging, catalog well-being offerings, and develop new needs-based content.
  • Promote well-being among all who work at MGH in a cohesive, coordinated, and easily accessible way.
  • Share expertise across diverse disciplines and perspectives to support interprofessional engage with well-being work.

Target Audience

This activity is intended for MDs, RNs, Psychologists, Social workers, and non clinical employees. We invite all of our MGH colleagues to attend.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the systemic and individual forces that affect healthcare worker resilience and well-being.
  2. Identify how these forces have been shaped through the COVID-19 pandemic through a health equity lens.
  3. Describe current efforts to mitigate healthcare worker burnout through an individual and systems-based perspective.
  4. Formulate recommendations for individuals and departments/units on best practices to address healthcare worker resilience in the context of interprofessional teams.

Additional Information

Provided by: 

MGH Wellbeing Collaborative & Mass General Brigham

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 ABIM MOC II
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 4.00 Nursing Contact Hours
  • 4.00 Participation
  • 4.00 Continuing Education (CE) for Psychologists
  • 4.00 Continuing Education Credits for Social Workers
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
12:15 PM

Welcome & Review of the Day
William Curry, MD


Fostering Workforce Well-Being & Trust While Combating Burnout
Jessica Perlo, MPH




Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Panel
William Curry, MD


Group Activity


The Power of Listening & Cooperative Action for Well-Being
Kelly Holder, PhD




MGH/MGPO Wellness Initiative Panel
Moderator: Kerri Palamara McGrath, MD
Panelists: Carmen Alvarez, Allison Lilly, LICSW, CEAP, Sylvia Perry, DNP, MS, ANP-BC & Kerry Reynolds, MD


Debbie Burke, RN, SNP, MBA, NEA-BC

4:20 PM



Wyndham Boston - Beacon Hill
5 Blossom Street
Boston, MA 02114
United States

Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH - Course Director
Medical Director, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine
MGH Director, Office for Well-Being, Center for Faculty Development, MGH Education
Medical Director, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
BWH/HMS Assistant Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Carmen Alvarez
Director, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion & Faculty Affairs Radiology Department Massachusetts General Hospital

Debbie Burke, RN, DNP, MBA, NEA-BC
Senior Vice President for Patient Care, Massachusetts General Hospital
Chief Nurse, Massachusetts General Hospital

William Curry, MD
Co-Director, Mass General Neuroscience
Chief Medical Officer, MGH/MGPO
Director, Neurosurgical Oncology
Massachusetts General Hospital

Kelly Holder, PhD
Chief Wellness Officer, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Allison Lilly, LICSW, CEAP
Director, Mass General Brigham Employee Assistance Program

Karen Miguel, RN, MM-H, CCPS
Staff Specialist, Patient Care Services - Office of Quality, Safety & Practice
Massachusetts General Hospital

Kerri Palamara McGrath, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Internist, Massachusetts General Hospital

Jessica Perlo, MPH
Executive Vice President, American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation

Sylvia Perry, DNP, MS, ANP-BC
Nurse Practitioner, Massachusetts General Hospital

Kerry Reynolds, MD
Clinical Director, Inpatient Oncology Units
Director, Severe Immunotherapy Complications Program
Massachusetts General Hospital

In support of improving patient care, Mass General Brigham is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
Mass General Brigham designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Mass General Brigham designates this activity for 4.0 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


4.00 Continuing Education (CE) credits are awarded.

Social Workers
As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Mass General Brigham is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Mass General Brigham maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course receive 4.00 continuing education credits.


Participant completion for MOC points will be reported to the boards at the conclusion of the course. 

Please have your ABIM ID available when completing the evaluation at the end of the course.

Instructions: Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program

Upon successful completion of this activity, if you wish to receive MOC Part 2 points you will need to enter your ABIM ID number in the post-course evaluation. The Mass General Brigham Office of Continuing Professional Development will verify completion of your activity and report to the ABIM. Diplomates must check their ABIM Portfolio for confirmation of your MOC Part 2 points.

MOC Recognition Statement 
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the activity, with individual assessments of the participant and feedback to the participant, enables the participant to earn 4.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Available Credit

  • 4.00 ABIM MOC II
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 4.00 Nursing Contact Hours
  • 4.00 Participation
  • 4.00 Continuing Education (CE) for Psychologists
  • 4.00 Continuing Education Credits for Social Workers


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Please note: after clicking the blue 'Take Course' button above, you will be prompted to answer a few pre-registration questions. Your registration for this activity will not be confirmed until you submit your responses. Once you have submitted your responses, you will receive a confirmation email.

All registrations processed after November 2nd (11/2) will be considered virtual attendance.