Intellectual wellness is the desire to pursue learning and cultivate curiosity about new ideas and experiences.

EVMS Wellness offers opportunities for faculty, residents and fellows, staff and students to broaden their perspectives through academic events, conferences and lectures on campus.

Faculty can develop their intellectual pursuits through:

Residents and fellows can explore intellectual wellness through:

Intellectual wellness pursuits for staff can include:

  • Attendance at conferences and lectures
  • Enrollment in a Health Professions program through EVMS' Tuition Waiver Program

Professional Development Bytes videos on topics such as career development, wellness and vitality and diversity and inclusion apply to staff members. Some Professional Development Workshops are open to staff members as well.

Students can participate in academic clubs, attend conferences and lectures outside the classroom and pursue research interests.