Daniel K. Zismer, Ph.D. Is the Co-Chair, Co-Founder and CEO of Associated Eye Care Partners. He is also Endowed Scholar, Professor Emeritus and Chair, Department of Healthcare Administration, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota.
Gary S. Schwartz, MD, MHA is Co-Chair and Executive Medical Director of Associated Eye Care Partners, and President of Associated Eye Care. He has served on the Board of Trustees of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and as president of the Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology.
Physician burnout is receiving increasing attention within the profession. The incidence and prevalence appear to be increasing within and across clinical specialties and types of practices. An underlying framework remains largely unattended and unexplained, leaving physician leaders lacking a sound theoretical framework from which they may observe, examine, analyze and approach the problem. Published with the permission of the Physician Leadership Journal.