Difficult Family Conversations
Learners participate in simulated family meetings during which they delivery bad news, disclose medical errors, discuss end-of-life care or establish patient goals-of-care.
University of Rochester Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine fellows, Medicine-Pediatric and Pediatric residents
- Demonstrate effective and compassionate communication skills when discussing difficult information with families
- Develop strategies for communicating with families who exhibit different emotions and behaviors
- Provide support and constructive feedback to peer colleagues on their communication skills
Please contact the Course Directors for dates.
Courses occur throughout the year.
Information provided with course registration.