CPD Activities

ICI HEALTH COMMUNICATION PRECEPTORSHIP


ICI HEALTH COMMUNICATION PRECEPTORSHIP


Starting on :04:00 PM 28 July, 2020 Venue:International Cancer Institute
Ending on :05:30 PM 25 September, 2020 Max Credits:10.00
Moderator:No Activity Moderator Activity Cost: Free Order

Presenters

1. Dr. Abraham Mulwo Kiprop
Development Communication Specialist Associate Dean, School of Information Sciences Senior Lecturer and Researcher, Development Communication: Moi University
Moi University

2. Prof. Chite Asirwa
Consultant Physician, Medical Oncologist & Hematologist Executive Director/CEO: International Cancer Institute
ICI

3. Miss Ruth Musembi
Communications and Productivity Consultant

4. Miss Kentice Tikolo
Public Relations Consultant

Description

Improving health communication by Health Care Professionals and Communities to maximize quality outcomes in patient care delivery across sub-Saharan Africa

Objectives

i. To understand interpersonal communication use in patient care. ii. To identify effective communication channels and to apply effective communication styles in a healthcare setting. iii. To understand organizational behavior issues in health communication iv. To have knowledge of the role of communication in decision making, managing conflict and in problem solving. v. To know how to apply communication in resource mobilization. vi. To understand behavior, change communication in managing cancer care. i. To understand patient-centered communication and shared decision-making processes. ii. Understand the various aspects of communication in cancer care iii. To evaluate effective communications strategies required in cancer care. iv. To understand ethical, legal and social issues in communicating about cancer programs. v. To acquire knowledge in developing educational & training materials for advocacy in cancer care