Session Title: "Panel on Combatting Procrastination"

When it comes time to sit down and write a manuscript of any kind, do you find many other things to do instead? Attend this presentation on how to combat procrastination. Three senior faculty will share the strategies they use to leap the hurdle of procrastination and get down to writing.

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

  • Know several strategies to overcome procrastination.
  • Be able to use several techniques to identify thoughts that can lead to procrastination.
  • Identify emotional sources of procrastination.

This activity is intended for faculty and faculty trainees.
Course Director: Miriam A. Bredella, MD

Andrew Nierenberg, MD, Director, Dauten Family Center for Bipolar Treatment Innovation, MGH Professor of Psychiatry.
Elyse Park, PhD, Program Director, Cancer Center Smokefree Support Service, MGH Professor of Psychiatry & Medicine
Nancy Tarbell, MD, Former HMS Dean for Academic and Clinical Affairs, CC Wang Professor of Radiation Oncology

Course Director: Miriam A. Bredella, MD

For questions regarding the registration process, please contact Partners Office of Continuing Professional Development at

You may print individual certificates throughout the year; your cumulative list of sessions attended is accessible on your transcript.


Mass General Brigham is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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

Session date: 
11/30/2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EST
Zoom Webinar
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Participation

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