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Robert Piccinini, DO
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Robert G.G. Piccinini, DO, is an AOA board-certified psychiatrist in private practice.

Outside of his involvement with the AOA, Dr. Piccinini is the past president of the Michigan Osteopathic Association. He also is past president of the American College of Osteopathic Neurologists and Psychiatrists, the Macomb County Osteopathic Medical Association and the Michigan Osteopathic Service Corporation.

Dr. Piccinini did a forensic psychiatry fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He received the Distinguished Fellow award from the American College of Osteopathic Neurologists and Psychiatrists in 2007. Dr. Piccinini has given numerous presentations on domestic violence, violence in the workplace and physician wellness.

Dr. Piccinini earned his osteopathic medical degree from the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing. He completed an internship at Genesys Regional Medical Center followed by residency training at Henry Ford Health Systems.


Physician Wellness


  1. Understand the difference in learning across the generations
  2. Understanding balance between work (career) and home
  3. Recognize avenues to gain wellness, throughout the lifespan


  1. Legislative, regulatory, or organizational changes effecting patient care


  1. Packham C. “National Physician Burnout and Depression Report. 2018” Medscape 2018 Jan 17.
  2. Yost et al. “Burnout Study in Osteopathic Residents.” JAOA Aug 2014;114(8):632-641. Doi:10.7556/jaoa.2014.128.
  3. Tait D. Shanafelt, MD and John H. Noswerothy, MD, CEO. “Executive Leadreship and Physician Well-being: Nine Organizational Strategies to Promote Engagement and Reduce Burnout.” Mayo Clin Proc. Jan 2017;92(1):129-146.

Core Competencies: 1, 4, 5

Disclosures: No relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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