Pamela Hopkins

Dr. Pamela Hopkins

Teaching Associate Professor

Ph.D., Technical and Professional Discourse, East Carolina University, 2010
M.A., Speech Communication, Penn State, 1985
B.A., English, Clemson University, 1982

Courses Taught:
Public Speaking
Fundamentals of Speech Communication
Communication Criticism

Research Interest:
Improving Communication Skills Between Providers and Patients in HealthCare Settings
Improving Communication Skills Between Clinical Team Members
Communication in Health Care

Scholarly Work/Publications:
Single author:
A Guide to Effective Communication, Second Edition, Kendall Hunt, Publishers.
A Guide to Effective Public Speaking, Kendall Hunt, Publishers

More than one author:
(Textbook, Lead Author) Competent Communication at Work. Strategies and Standards for Success, 4th Edition. Kendall Hunt, Publishers. Fall 2010

Journal article:
Medical Group Management Association—“HealthCare’s Holy Grail: The Quest for the Quadruple Aim” (three authors)