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  • Lisa Rosenbaum, M.D.

Before Joe, a psychiatry resident, was killed, distinguishing between work born of love and that born of duty was his life’s theme. His struggle to practice medicine in a way that was meaningful to him may offer one antidote to the spiritual crisis of physician burnout.

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Dr. Rosenbaum is a national correspondent for the Journal.

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