Residency Objectives

Upon successful completion of the training program, a resident is expected to have the following capabilities and skills:

Medical Knowledge

  • Demonstrate diagnostic and therapeutic skills for ethical and effective patient care.
  • Access and apply relevant information to clinical practice.
  • Demonstrate effective consultation services with respect to patient care, education and legal opinions.

Interpersonal & Communication

  • Establish a professional relationship with patients and families.
  • Obtain and collate relevant history from patients and families.
  • Listen effectively.
  • Discuss appropriate information with patients and families and other members of the health care team.
  • Consult effectively with other consultants and health care providers.
  • Contribute effectively to other interdisciplinary team activities