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Resident Wellness

The Temple/MossRehab Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Program is committed to addressing resident well-being by ensuring that our residents remain physically and mentally healthy while completing their training. Due to the increase in burnout among physicians nationwide, PM&R created a Resident Wellness Committee to focus on personal and professional growth and well-being of our residents. The Resident Wellness Committee is made up of the residency Program Directors, the GME Administrator, a Chief Resident, and members of each PGY level class. Together, the committee develops monthly activities and workshops for the residents to help establish a culture of wellness; activities including but not limited to happy hours, luncheons and dinners, seasonal festivities, mindfulness, charity work, and meditation.

2020 – 2021 Committee Members

  • Chief Resident: Ryan Hafner
  • PGY 4: Richa Lamba, MD
  • PGY 3: Tunc Kiymaz, MD
  • PGY 3: Joseph LaPenna, DO
  • PGY 2: Brandon Barndt, DO
  • PGY 2: Bianca Martinez, MD
  • PGY 2: Danielle Mitchel, MD