For twenty years Dr. Snyder led The Center for Physician Success and Wellbeing at St Luke’s Health Network in Bethlehem, PA – a large multi-hospital academic health system with over 1,000 affiliated doctors, multiple residency and fellowship programs serving over 500,000 outpatient and 57,500 in patient admissions per year. She has ten years experience developing programs and online tools to help individuals and organizations realize their potential to deliver compassionate, cost-effective and error-free care. She has worked with medical schools to advance faculty and student well-being.
Dr. Snyder has been invited to give presentations on physician health and the role of positive health to national and international professional audiences on three continents, including Adelaide, Australia; Auckland, New Zealand; London, England; Toronto, Canada; and multiple cities in the United States. She has appeared on the NBC Today Show, and given numerous local and regional presentations in the US on positive psychology and physician health.
Education and Honors
Dr. Snyder has a Masters in Applied Positive Psychology, Doctor of Medicine and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees all from the Ivy League University of Pennsylvania. She in a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and received the American Women’s Medical Association Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement while at the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr Snyder is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and has been certified in Geriatric Psychiatry by the same board. She is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and is certified by the American Institute for Life Coach Training.
She has held faculty appointments at the Professor level at King’s College, The University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine and De Sales University.