David Kuhl on

Relationship-Centred Care

David Kuhl is a Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia. His morning plenary and concurrent session were around Relationship-Centred Care  (click on title to view powerpoint file). Click PLAY (>) to view the video below or you may view at this link.



We later joined David with Kathryn Gretsinger and Christy Simpson for a Q & A session.
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David’s afternoon workshop-style concurrent session continued on the topic of Relationship-Centred Care (you may click the title to view powerpoint file). That interactive session packed two days work in one hour!

We later joined David one last time in the Town Hall Meeting at the end of the day together with Kathryn Gretsinger, Linda Dempster, David Kuhl, and Kwame McKenzie.
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Recommended Readings

To learn more about the ideas discussed in David Kuhl’s presentations you may refer to the following recommended readings:

  1. Safran, D. G., Miller, W., & Beckman, H. (2006). Organizational Dimensions of Relationship‐centered Care. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 21(S1), S9-S15.
  2. Tamblyn, R., Abrahamowicz, M., Dauphinee, D., Wenghofer, E., Jacques, A., Klass, D., … & Du Berger, R. (2007). Physician scores on a national clinical skills examination as predictors of complaints to medical regulatory authorities. JAMA, 298(9), 993-1001.
  3. Beach, M. C., & Inui, T. (2006). Relationship‐centered care. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 21(S1), S3-S8.
  4. Svenaeus, F. (2014). Empathy as a necessary condition of phronesis: a line of thought for medical ethics. Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy, 17(2), 293-299.
  5. Diggory, J. C., & Rothman, D. Z. (1961). Values destroyed by death. The Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, 63(1), 205.
  6. Baranowsky, A. B. (2002). The silencing response in clinical practice: On the road to dialogue. In Figley, C.R. Treating compassion fatigue. New York: Brunner-Routledge. pp. 155-170.