Examining Elements in the Physical Environment Impacts on Fatigue and Resilient Performance


About this study

The purpose of this study is to explore if examining elements or factors in the operating room space will allow for an opportunity to design operating rooms to support resiliency and reduce fatigue among healthcare providers.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Practicing physicians, nurses and allied health staff that participate in surgery process.   

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Physicians, Nurses and allied health staff that do not have time to participate in the study.

Eligibility last updated 3/8/22. Questions regarding updates should be directed to the study team contact.


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Renaldo Blocker, Ph.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Renaldo Blocker Ph.D.

(507) 538-1532


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