These resources will help you develop non-medical expert skills in both the clinical radiology and radiation oncology curricula.
The Pam MacLean Cancer Communication Centre offers workshops in areas like:
Dealing with and giving bad news
Preparing a patient for aversive procedures
Dealing with intense negative emotion
Discussing a clinical trial
Discussing diagnosis, prognosis and treatment options for a various cancer types
Managing cancer pain
How to handle performance anxiety for exams
Max, Douglas & Robert, Perfect Phrases for Performance Reviews, New York: SWL Publishing Enterprises, 2003.
Sandler, Cory & Keefe, Janice. Performance Appraisal Phrase Book. Avon, USA: Word Association Inc. Adams Media, 2004.
Monash University Clinical Ethics Resource
Breen, Kerry J., Cordner, Stephen M., Thomson, Colin JH., Plueckhahn, Vernon D., Good Medical Practice: Professionalism, Ethics and Law, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Hodges B (2007), Medical Education and the Maintenance of Incompetence, Medical Teacher, 28(8):690-696.
Brian Hodges has published a range of articles on professional practice.