Basic Clinical Communication in oncology- Postponed to another date

15-17 June, 2018
Brussels, Belgium

TARGET GROUP

The course is aimed at physicians working with cancer patients.

FACULTY

Course director

Pål Gulbrandsen, MD, PhD, Professor, University of Oslo, Oslo (NO) 

Teachers
•    Robert Glynne-Jones, Clinical Oncologist, Mount Vernon Hospital, Northwood (UK)
•    Søren Cold, Clinical Oncologist, Odense University Hospital, Odense (DK) 
•    Tessa Leverton, Retired Consultant Child Psychiatrist, St Mary’s Hospital, London (UK) 

COURSE AIM/RATIONALE

The aim is to equip physicians with basic knowledge about the communication skills necessary to handle frequently occurring challenges in cancer care: uncertainty, anxiety, emotional turbulence, delivery of complex information, and breaking bad news. The course will give an introduction to personal training planning at the workplace.

Interview with the course director