Are You Considering Quitting Clinical Medicine?

August 05, 2020

Taking on an administrative or executive role or another job outside of clinical medicine can sound appealing to many clinicians.

Particularly as more physicians struggle financially and search for alternative compensation because of the COVID-19 pandemic, interest in executive and leadership roles has increased, said Peter B. Angood, MD, CEO and president of the American Association for Physician Leadership.

Tell us what your thinking is about your career path.


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