Burnout: The Experience of Women In Medicine During COVID-19

By: Sharon Grossman, Ph.D.

Medically reviewed by Patricia Salber MD, MBA (@docweighsin)

Women in medicine are faced with heightened demands and lower than normal resources during the COVID pandemic. This can lead to anxiety, feeling overwhelmed, and burnout.

Stresses related to the pandemic are being added to the already stressful life of female physicians. This places them at risk of burnout. (Photo source: iStock)