Communication Skills

Residents as Teachers
Cultural Competency
Residents must be able to demonstrate interpersonal and communication skills that result in effective information exchange and teaming with patients, their families, and professional associates.
The following links to Pediatrics in Practice materials include helpful tips on improving communication skills. Pediatrics in Practice is a health promotion curriculum based on the principles of Bright Futures. The program and website is designed to promote effective education on child health promotion.  For more information about Pediatrics in Practice, click here.
- Communication: Fostering Family-Centered Communication
- Education: Educating Families Through Teachable Moments
- Health Promotion: Promoting Health and Preventing Illness
- Partnership: Building Effective Partnerships
- ETSU Office of Cultural Affairs