Available courses

This course is designed for surgeons, anaesthetists and other perioperative specialists to help them develop skills to communicate effectively with patients about the potential harms and benefits of treatment options. The course consists of four parts and will take approximately 2 hours to complete. 

The course includes self-test questions and video consultation case-studies.

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The course is freely available - please log in (creating a log in is free). Any feedback or problems, please email wintoncentre@maths.cam.ac.uk


This course is designed for health practitioners in primary care to help them develop skills for communicating effectively with patients about the potential harms and benefits of treatment options. The course consists of four parts and will take approximately 2 hours to complete. 

The course includes self-test questions and video consultation case-studies. 

If you are having trouble navigating because you find the 'next' tab is greyed out it means that you haven't yet completed all the tasks on that page. Please look for the instructions on what tasks need to be completed before you can move on (eg. 'click on all the tabs...')

The course is freely available - please log in (creating a log in is free). Any feedback or problems, please email wintoncentre@maths.cam.ac.uk