Look who's talking... Communication, safety and the future healthcare professional (Years 12 and 13)

University of Birmingham
Wednesday 8 February 2023 (13:00-15:00)

This class is now full and we are no longer accepting bookings.

Class Capacity: 50

Year group: 12 and 13

Subject: Professional communication in the healthcare setting

Attendee requirements: None

About: This masterclass will introduce students to the importance of effective communication and professionalisation in the healthcare setting. We will introduce students to clinical communication as a discipline, explain how good communication keeps patients safe, and share snapshots of how we teach this topic to students on our healthcare degree programmes (Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy). We will consider face to face communication with patients/public, teamworking, and social media. The masterclass will be interactive with media, video, and a forum theatre demonstration.

Please note this class is for students in Years 12 and 13. A class for students in Years 10 and 11 will take place on Wednesday 23 March 2023.

Additional information: Schools will be limited to 12 places for this class. Individual bookings can be made by students in Years 12 and 13.

To find out more about any of the masterclasses, please email masterclass@bham.contacts.ac.uk.

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