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Wellness

Creating and sustaining a healthy community at EVMS that educates, motivates and empowers all institutional members to engage in wellness and fulfillment.

Wellness starts here

EVMS Wellness promotes and guides opportunities for the EVMS community to engage in healthy behaviors through strategies that:

  • Cultivate and support a culture of organizational well-being
  • Develop individuals' strengths through practices that result in sustained vitality
  • Encourage and facilitate individual well-being and resilience
  • Build on individuals' potential, strengths, vitality and adaptability

Wellness starts here

EVMS Wellness promotes and guides opportunities for the EVMS community to engage in healthy behaviors through strategies that:

  • Cultivate and support a culture of organizational well-being
  • Develop individuals' strengths through practices that result in sustained vitality
  • Encourage and facilitate individual well-being and resilience
  • Build on individuals' potential, strengths, vitality and adaptability

 

Elements of wellness

Find out what personal wellness resources are available to you using Health Advocate.

Waldholtz Family Wellness Series

The Promotion of Kindness as a Stress Reduction, Well-Being Intervention for Patients, Staff, Students and Trainees

  • When: Wednesday, June 8, noon to 1 p.m.
  • About: Join David Fryburg, MD, President and co-founder of Envision Kindness, a non-profit to promote kindness, compassion, joy, and love in health care and elsewhere through kindness media. Fryburg is also the author of a blog series entitled the “Science of Kindness” distributed by Psychology Today and other outlets. In his other professional work, Fryburg has led teams of scientists from academia, government and industry to solve problems in how we measure or diagnose disease for the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health Biomarkers Consortium. Fryburg was previously a faculty member of the University of Virginia as well as global head of translational medicine for cardiovascular, metabolic and endocrine diseases at Pfizer.
  • LocationZoom 
    • Meeting ID: 954 0062 7896
    • Passcode: 910234