Credentials and Public Speaking

Leading a workshop at the Southern Society for General Internal Medicine

Leading a workshop at the Southern Society for General Internal Medicine

TRAINING
Vedic Meditation Initiator Training, Rishikesh, India, Jan-April 2016.
American Association of Medical Colleges LEAD Fellowship
University of Washington Internal Medicine Residency Program, Seattle, WA, 2003-2006.
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, 1999-2003.

CREDENTIALS
Certification in Vedic Meditation
Board Certification in Internal Medicine, re-certified 2015
State Medical Licensure in Georgia and Illinois

PUBLICATIONS
Gupta S, Wener J. Practical Applications of Mindfulness: Tools for Managing Stress, Navigating Milestones, and Fostering Professional Growth. Academic Internal Medicine Insight. 2015; 13(1):12-14.

John V, Wener J, Frellsen S. Evaluation of a Faculty Development Workshop Focusing on Setting Expectations and Improving Mid-Rotation Feedback. In: Harrell HE, Hoellein AR. Abstracts from the proceedings of the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine (CDIM). Teach Learn Med. 2012;24(3)273-278.

Wener J, Dutta S, Kim J, Jaffer A. "Biannual Professional Reviews- An Approach to Improving Quality of Care and Teaching Among Academic Hospitalists". MedEdPORTAL's iCollaborative. June 10, 2014.

 
Facilitating the Meditation in Medicine Interest Group at National SGIM

Facilitating the Meditation in Medicine Interest Group at National SGIM

Hospitalist Faculty Development Session

Hospitalist Faculty Development Session

 


Storytelling and Neuroplasticity- Using 'Aha!' Stories to Inspire Your Learners and Change Your Brain. Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2017. 

Productivity Bootcamp: Work Smarter- Not Harder- to Achieve Work-Life Balance. Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2017.

Lead facilitator, 'Meditation in Medicine' Interest Group, Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2017.

Knowledge is Power! The Physiology of Stress. Clinical Bridges Residency Prep Course, Rush University Medical Center, March 2017.

Mindfulness and Meditation. Clinical Bridges Residency Prep Course, Rush University Medical Center, March 2017.

Self-Reflection, Self-Determination Theory, and the Millennials: A Multi-Disciplinary Workshop on Student Engagement During Clinical Rotations. AAMC Central Group on Educational Affairs, Columbus, OH. 4/2015

Self-Reflection and Mindfulness- Tools for Managing Stress, Navigating Milestones, and Fostering Professional Growth. Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine, Washington, DC, 9/2014

MEDICAL CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
Stress and Burnout in Medicine- Our Internal Chemical Warfare. Atlanta Medical Center Family Medicine Grand Rounds, November, 2017.

Our Internal Chemical Warfare- How to Manage Stress. Piedmont Hospital Medicine Grand Rounds, Atlanta, GA, October 2017.

Take a Breath: Increase Compassion and Mitigate Burnout. Optimizing the Inpatient Experience for Physicians & Patients Conference, Chicago, IL, September 2017.

Stress and Burnout in Medicine. Northside Hospital Grand Rounds, Atlanta, GA, September 2017.

Stress and Burnout in Medicine: Our Internal Chemical Warfare. Rush University Hospitalists Grand Rounds, and Internal Medicine Noon Conference, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, September 2017.

Non-Traditional Mentorship. Balance Conference for Women Physicians Keynote Speaker, Breckenridge, CO, August 2017.

Ayurveda and Medicine. Balance Conference for Women Physicians Keynote Speaker, Breckenridge, CO, August 2017.

4-Part Course in Conscious Health Meditation. Balance Conference for Women Physicians, Breckenridge, CO, August 2017.

Stress and Burnout in Medicine: Our Internal Chemical Warfare. Southern Society of General Internal Medicine Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 2017 and Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2017.