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Wednesday, June 26 • 9:30am - 10:15am
#321 EE: One Size Does NOT Fit All: Know How to Adapt your Communication Style to be Effective Communicating Up, Down and Peer-to-Peer

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Component Type: Workshop
Level: Basic

This interactive workshop will allow participants to discover their communication style, and to make a plan for when and how to adapt that style to most effectively communicate with managers, subordinates, or peers who possess a different style.

Learning Objectives

Identify their own communication style(s) by completing a communication style inventory (e.g., DOPE assessment); Discuss (via role play) the communication styles of their subordinates, peers, and manager(s); Recognize how to create an action plan for more effective communication with 3 chosen individuals (in the workplace, at home, or other).


Margaret Richards, PhD


Donny Chen, MBA

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Donny Chen

Executive Director, Registries and Prospective Studies, Evidera
Donny Chen, executive director of registries and prospective studies at Evidera/PPD, has spent the last 20 years designing and spearheading observational research studies in a variety of therapeutic areas, with particular expertise in strategy, analysis and project management. Mr... Read More →
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Margaret Richards

Executive Director, Scientific Affairs, Real World Solutions, PRA Health Sciences
Dr. Meg Richards has over 25 years' experience as an epidemiologist in the public health, biopharmaceutical, and contract research sectors. Prior to joining PRA as Executive Director of Scientific Affairs, Dr. Richards worked for 8 years at Mapi (ICON plc) and PPD-Evidera. Dr. Richards... Read More →

Wednesday June 26, 2019 9:30am - 10:15am
E and E Area Exh Hall San Diego Convention Center 111 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101 USA