WELCOME to the first publication for people who share their lives with a physician – Physician Family, a publication created by and for medical families!

The Summer 2017 issue of Physician Family is focused on an important issue in the medical community - the epidemic of physician stress and burnout. This issue is filled with warning signs, resources and support for medical families. We hope having this information in one place will help the physicians in your families to stay healthy and connected to their families and their patients. Please feel free to share this information widely and know that the AMA Alliance, our publisher, will continue to ask the important question "Who Heals the Healers?"

Summer 2017 Edition of Physician Family – Browse Online

You can read this “go-to” guide for medical families online anywhere, any time – FREE!

Each issue of Physician Family features focuses on issues and challenges faced by medical families, with special emphasis on the four stages of medical life – medical school, residency and fellowship, active practice and retirement. At least one article about each of those four groups will be featured in every issue.

Other articles focus on:

• relationships
• health and wellness
• work/life balance
• financial and legal issues
• making a difference 
• food, travel, humor
• and much more!

Here at Physician Family, we “get it.” Read each new quarterly issue as it goes live here, and check out our weekly blog every Wednesday. Make sure to Like our Facebook page – it’s the first place we post new content!

Physician Family is published by the American Medical Association Alliance, the nation’s largest network of physician families, uniting and empowering physician families since 1922

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Donna Baver Rovito, Editor