Richard F Brown

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Communication skills training: describing a new conceptual model
    Richard F Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Acad Med 83:37-44. 2008
  2. ncbi Seeking informed consent to cancer clinical trials; evaluating the efficacy of doctor communication skills training
    R F Brown
    Medical Psychology Research Unit, Blackburn Building D06, University of Sydney, Camperdown NSW, Australia
    Psychooncology 16:507-16. 2007
  3. doi Satisfaction of early breast cancer patients with discussions during initial oncology consultations with a medical oncologist
    R F Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Psychooncology 18:42-9. 2009
  4. doi Identifying and responding to depression in adult cancer patients: evaluating the efficacy of a pilot communication skills training program for oncology nurses
    Richard F Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Cancer Nurs 32:E1-7. 2009
  5. doi Discussing prognosis in an oncology setting: initial evaluation of a communication skills training module
    Richard Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychooncology 19:408-14. 2010
  6. doi Conducting family meetings in palliative care: themes, techniques, and preliminary evaluation of a communication skills module
    Jennifer A Gueguen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Palliat Support Care 7:171-9. 2009
  7. doi Training faculty to facilitate communication skills training: development and evaluation of a workshop
    Carma L Bylund
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 641 Lexington Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 70:430-6. 2008
  8. doi Developing and implementing an advanced communication training program in oncology at a comprehensive cancer center
    Carma L Bylund
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:604-11. 2011
  9. doi Assessing facilitator competence in a comprehensive communication skills training programme
    Carma L Bylund
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Med Educ 43:342-9. 2009
  10. ncbi Ethical communication in clinical trials. Issues faced by data managers in obtaining informed consent
    Winnie Y Loh
    Medical Psychology Unit 1, University of Sydney, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Cancer 95:2414-21. 2002

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi Communication skills training: describing a new conceptual model
    Richard F Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Acad Med 83:37-44. 2008
    ..The authors also describe how assessment practices foster concordance between skills taught and those assessed through careful coding of trainees' communication encounters and direct feedback...
  2. ncbi Seeking informed consent to cancer clinical trials; evaluating the efficacy of doctor communication skills training
    R F Brown
    Medical Psychology Research Unit, Blackburn Building D06, University of Sydney, Camperdown NSW, Australia
    Psychooncology 16:507-16. 2007
    ..The training program consisted of a 1 day experiential workshop that included didactic teaching, exemplary video and role play. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of the communication skills training workshop...
  3. doi Satisfaction of early breast cancer patients with discussions during initial oncology consultations with a medical oncologist
    R F Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Psychooncology 18:42-9. 2009
    ....
  4. doi Identifying and responding to depression in adult cancer patients: evaluating the efficacy of a pilot communication skills training program for oncology nurses
    Richard F Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Cancer Nurs 32:E1-7. 2009
    ..This short training program demonstrated success in improving nurse communication skills and confidence in dealing with patient depression. A larger trial of the training is planned...
  5. doi Discussing prognosis in an oncology setting: initial evaluation of a communication skills training module
    Richard Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychooncology 19:408-14. 2010
    ..We developed and tested a CST module about discussing prognosis. Training consisted of didactic teaching, exemplary video and role-play sessions. The study aim was to develop the module and evaluate the effectiveness of the training...
  6. doi Conducting family meetings in palliative care: themes, techniques, and preliminary evaluation of a communication skills module
    Jennifer A Gueguen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Palliat Support Care 7:171-9. 2009
    ..To develop a communication skills training module for health care professionals about how to conduct a family meeting in palliative care and to evaluate the module in terms of participant self-efficacy and satisfaction...
  7. doi Training faculty to facilitate communication skills training: development and evaluation of a workshop
    Carma L Bylund
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 641 Lexington Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 70:430-6. 2008
    ..To develop a workshop for training faculty to facilitate small group role play sessions for a communication skills training program and assess the impact of that workshop on the trainees' self-efficacy about facilitation skills...
  8. doi Developing and implementing an advanced communication training program in oncology at a comprehensive cancer center
    Carma L Bylund
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:604-11. 2011
    ..Our initial work in this area demonstrates the implementation of such a program at a major cancer center to be feasible, to be acceptable, and to have a significant impact on participants' self-efficacy...
  9. doi Assessing facilitator competence in a comprehensive communication skills training programme
    Carma L Bylund
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Med Educ 43:342-9. 2009
    ..However, there is little published evidence about processes of assessing facilitator competence in CST. This paper reports on the development and application of procedures to assess facilitator competence in a large-scale CST programme...
  10. ncbi Ethical communication in clinical trials. Issues faced by data managers in obtaining informed consent
    Winnie Y Loh
    Medical Psychology Unit 1, University of Sydney, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Cancer 95:2414-21. 2002
    ....
  11. doi The implementation and assessment of a comprehensive communication skills training curriculum for oncologists
    Carma L Bylund
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NY, NY 10022, USA
    Psychooncology 19:583-93. 2010
    ..The objective of this paper is to report the implementation and assessment of the Comskil Training Curriculum at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center...
  12. doi Shared decision making coding systems: how do they compare in the oncology context?
    Phyllis Butow
    Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence Based Decision Making CeMPED, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW 2006, Australia
    Patient Educ Couns 78:261-8. 2010
    ....

Research Grants2

  1. Enhancing informed consent in cancer clinical trials;development and evaluation o
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This could improve accrual rates as well as communication between doctors and patients. ..