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Starla Fitch, MD

Starla Fitch, MD
Starla Fitch is a board certified ophthalmologist practicing in Atlanta and creator of Starla Fitch, an online destination for medical professionals looking to reconnect with the reasons why they entered the field. Dr. Fitch is a featured blogger for Huffington Post and KevinMD.com. Her new book, Remedy for Burnout: 7 Prescriptions Doctors Use to Find Meaning in Medicine, will be available. Dr. Fitch is available for speaking engagements and coaching.
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Criticism or Compassion? Responding to Stressed Out Physicians

Dr. Starla Fitch suggests modeling behavior of the Babemba tribe in South Africa by responding to stressed-out physicians with compassion instead of criticism.