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Lecture Series

The HEAR Committee offers lectures on physician burnout, depression, and suicide, and practical trainings on topics such as how to identify a colleague in distress and ways to appropriately respond. These lectures and trainings are offered to all UC San Diego Medical Departments.

To schedule a lecture or training for your department, please contact Tara McGuire at 858-642-3913 or

Upcoming Lecture Schedule:

No lectures currently scheduled.

Past Lectures

Date: June 3, 2014 from 8:00-9:00am
Group: Scripps Mercy Hospital Grand Rounds
Location: Scripps Mercy, West Auditorium
Presenter: Dr. Sidney Zisook

Date: February 13, 2014 from 12:00-1:00pm
Department: Medical and Pharmacy Students
Lecture: Burnout and Depression
Presenters: Kelly Lee, Pharm. D.

Date: April 15, 2014
Department: Radiology Grand Rounds
Lecture: Physician Burnout, Depression and Suicide Prevention
Presenter: Dr. Isabel Newton

Follow the link below to view the 2013 Healer Education Assessment and Referral Program Presentation
Read about lecture

Read about Dr. Paula J. Clayton's presentation
Struggling in Silence: Physician Depression and Suicide

If you are in crisis, please call 911 or 800-273-TALK