Dr. Vernon Van Heerden is the head of the General Intensive Care Unit at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem where he specializes in anesthesia and critical care. He also conducts research on doctor burnout and compassion fatigue, both of which are common conditions in medical staff who deal with life and death situations on a daily basis. Listen here:
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