How Wellness Affects Women in Medicine and Science

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The Wayne State University School of Medicine Women in Medicine and Science Group (WIMS) welcomes all members of our community to join us for the upcoming event:

"How Wellness Affects Women in Medicine & Science "

Guest Speaker:

Annahieta Kalantari, D.O., F.A.C.E.P., F.A.C.O.E.P., F.A.A.E.M. is a board-certified Emergency Medicine physician practicing in Hershey, PA. After graduating from Pennsylvania State University, she attended medical school at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA and completed her residency in Emergency Medicine at St. Luke’s University Hospital in Bethlehem, PA.

Dr. Kalantari is also an internationally known speaker and author. Her talks range from infectious disease management to physician wellness, establishing a stress mindset and burnout prevention. Her articles and blog posts have been featured on FeminEM, EmDocs, KevinMD, Emergency Medicine News, ACEP Now and ALiEM.

Dr. Kalantari is the recipient of multiple teaching and speaking awards. She was awarded the American College of Emergency Physicians Teaching Fellowship Micro-teach award and was awarded first place in her category in the American College of Emergency Physicians New Speakers Forum. Most recently she was awarded the American College of Emergency Physicians Faculty Educator of the Year award and the Penn State College of Medicine Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. 

Dr. Kalantari is passionate about transforming the culture of medicine from a grin-and-bear-it society to one that holds self-care, physician wellness, and community at the center of its values. When not working, she is enjoying life in the great outdoors with her amazing husband and 2 very energetic young boys.


For more information about this event, please contact Kate Laimbeer at 313-577-0216 or

Submissions for this form have closed on May 7, 2021 at 12:00 am.