How might we find ways to better communicate the experience of chronic illness for patients? How might we create an environment of shared empathy across diverse stakeholders in health care? Medicine X is collaborating again with Boehringer Ingelheim in 2015 to facilitate the workshop, “Providers are from Mars, Patients are from Venus: A workshop to improve patient-provider communication.”
ALEXANDRA BUCHANAN, MD
Director, Simulation and Education
Center for Immersive & Simulation-based Learning
Alexandra Buchanan is the director for Simulation and Education at the Center for Immersive & Simulation-based Learning at Stanford University. She received her medical degree from the University of Sydney, and her training in clinical simulation from Monash University.
KYLE HARRISON, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesia,
Stanford University School of Medicine
Dr. Kyle Harrison is a clinical associate professor of Anesthesia at Stanford University and a staff physician at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System. He is also an associate program director of the Anesthesia residency training program at Stanford.