Interpersonal and Communication Skills

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

  • Presenting cases at in-house tumor boards and conferences under direct faculty supervision (PGY2-4).
  • Interacting with clinicians during performance of frozen sections and the preparation of final surgical pathology reports and by providing support to clinicians and patients during on-call assignments (all PGY levels).


  • Rotation evaluation
  • 360o Global evaluation