Robert Smith, DO

Senior MBSR Instructor & ConsultantRob Smith

Education

DO, Michigan State Unversity College of Osteopathic Medicine
BS, Michigan State Unversity

Contact

robert.smith@baystatehealth.org

Focus & Interests

  • Mindfulness programs for improving physician resiliency and attentiveness
  • Incorporating mindfulness in physician residency training programs

More about Rob

Publications

Teaching Experience

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program Instructor, Baystate Healthy Programs/EAP, Baystate Health, Springfield, MA - 2005-present

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program Instructor, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Practicum Instructor Senior Mindfulness Instructor/External Consultant Center for Mindfulness, University of Massachusetts Medical School - 2006-present

Stress Reduction Program Coordinator, Consultant Employee Assistance Program , Baystate Health, Springfield, MA = 2007-present

Research Experience

Principal Investigator: A pilot study of the impact of a Clinical Mindfulness Program on improving resident physician resiliency and attentiveness for Psychiatry Residents - 2013 - Present

Co-Investigator: A pilot study of the impact of a Clinical Mindfulness Program on improving resident physician resiliency and attentiveness for Pediatric Residents - 2013-present

Principal Investigator, Enhancing Physician Resiliency, Improving Patient Care: A pilot study of the impact of a Clinical Mindfulness Program on Improving Physician Resiliency, Attentiveness, and Patient Centered Care, Baystate Health, Springfield, MA - 2011-2013