Interpersonal and Communication Skills

Residents demonstrate effective communication with other health care providers, patients, and patients’ families by all PGY levels):

  • Presenting cases at in-house tumor boards and conferences under direct faculty supervision.
  • Interacting with clinicians, patients, and patients’ families during performance of clinical consults and by providing support to clinicians and families during on-call assignments. Residents obtain consents for sweat chloride tests performed in the labs from family members