Dennis Boyle has been involved in the communications field for fifteen years. He started as Bayer Facilitator in 1990’s. Since that time he has done workshops to over 5000 providers in Colorado and at events across the country. He has developed his own interactive workshops on a variety of communications issues, including ER team building, death and dying, and human factors training in the OR setting.
Over the same time period he has been involved in the University of Colorado’s Foundations of Doctoring and is presently the associate director of this innovative program teaching 320 medical students physician /patient communication yearly.
Over the last 5 years he has been a risk manager at the COPIC medical liability company and speaks and coaches across the state on the topic of disclosing errors and other communication and malpractice issues. Most recently he was elected to the Academy of medical Educators. Finally he is an academic Rheumatologist at Denver Health and Hospitals.