Jacob L. Freedman, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist practicing in Boston, Massachusetts, and an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Tufts University School of Medicine.  He is a graduate of The College of William and Mary, The University of Massachusetts Medical School, and The Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Training Program where he was Chief Resident of Inpatient Psychiatry and the recipient of the Henry G. Altman award for Excellence in Medical Education.  He has served as a both a healthcare and a risk-management consultant, a freelance medical writer, and has published academic articles as well as creative fiction and poetry.  Dr. Freedman will be speaking about the importance of achieving balance between one’s work and their personal life.