Being an academic emergency physician is about more than taking care of patients, conducting research, or teaching. It's about living your life to the fullest every day. A solid work-life balance will help you achieve your goals and enjoy every moment.
Andra Blomkalns, MD
Professor, clinician specialist, researcher, and vice chair of academic affairs and business development in the department of emergency medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas
"Being out in nature, simply aware of life— my own life and all the life around me—provides awareness, acceptance, and clarity of mental focus."