Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
MD Program

Student Wellness

At Perelman, wellness is defined as a dynamic and ongoing process involving self-awareness and healthy choices resulting in a successful, balanced lifestyle.

The goals of our wellness program are to:

  • Enable a medical school experience of growth and professional maturation
  • Promote medical student wellness as a means of supporting and sustaining an inclusive medical school community
  • Foster self-care as a critical element of physician professionalism