Vartabedian, B. (2015). The Public Physician: Practical Wisdom for Life in a Connected, Always-On World.


My Presentation Handouts

Physicians Engaging on Social Media & eProfessionalism (PDF) – CCPH 2015

Physicians & Social Media – Benefits, Pitfalls & Professionalism (PDF) – CFPC FMF 2016



On Being

The Doctor Paradox



Medical Professionalism (CMA 2005)

Social Media and Canadian Physicians: Issues and Rules of Engagement (CMA 2011)




10 Tips for Using Social Media in Professional Practice – Canadian Medical Protective Association

A Nurse’s Guide to Twitter – Ausmed Education

Exercise & Stress: Get Moving to Manage Stress – Mayo Clinic

Healthy Eating Plate & Pyramid – Department of Nutrition Harvard School of Public Health

How to Meditate Daily – Zen Habits

It’s Your Health – Health Canada

Meditation for Beginners: 20 Practical Tips for Understanding the Mind – Zen Habits

Physical Activity Guidelines – The Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology

Physician Health & Wellness – Canadian Medical Association

Professionalism in the Use of Social Media – American Medical Association

STRESS…At Work – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tips to Get Active – Public Health Agency of Canada

Transitioning to Practice – Canadian Medical Association


TED Talks

Brian Goldman – Doctors Makes Mistakes. Can We Talk About That?

Leana Wen – What Your Doctor Won’t Disclose

Pamela Wible – How to Get Naked With Your Doctor

Rick Warren – A Life of Purpose



Dr. Mike Evans – 23 and 1/2 Hours



Benson-Henry Institute for Mind-Body Medicine – Massachusetts General Hospital

Mindfulness Based Achievement

The Institute of Lifestyle Medicine