Continuing Professional Development
Communication skills for practicing physicians
Continuing medical education in patient-doctor communication skills encompasses a number of strategies to enhance the skills of practicing physicians. They include:
- offering the continuing medical education workshop Talking with Patient: Sharing Stories and Strategies, in association with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia.
- incorporating communication skills workshops into existing continuing medical education programs including Dalhousie Continuing Medical Education Annual Refresher programs and online continuing medical education programs.