The communication skills program offers lectures, tutorials, and assessments throughout undergraduate, post-graduate, and continuing medical education, as well as international medical graduate and physician assistant education. The overall goal of the program is to enable learners to learn the knowledge, skills, and attitudes associated with a patient centered approach based on the Calgary-Cambridge Guides, so that they can communicate effectively and sensitively with patients, families, and other health care providers. The program also provides consulting services to departments within the Max Rady College of Medicine, and Medical Schools across Canada.
The learner will be able to:
Explore and consider the patients’ ideas, beliefs and expectations along with psychosocial and socioeconomic factors.
For more information please contact:
Ingrid Toews, Ph.D.,
Post Licensure Communication
Update: July 4, 2017