Marcia Carteret, MA
Sr. Instructor, Pediatrics-General Pediatrics

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Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-General Pediatrics


  • Senior Instructor (2009)
    School of Medicine, Pediatrics
    Cross-cultural communications, health literacy, maximizing effectiveness of communicating via interpreters, patient engagement, care team communication dynamics,
  • Senior Instructor (2015)
    School of Dental Medicine, School of Dental Medicine
    Cross-cultural communications; health literacy,;maximizing effectiveness of communicating via interpreters; patient engagement; care team communication dynamics; use of Cross-Cultural Adaptability Inventory (CCAI) with dental students in preparation for global health experiences.

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Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado
Personal Interests
I was ranked #7 in the US in epee fencing which was an enormous passion of mine until injuries sidelined me from competing. I am a professional musician - jazz vocalist, singer songwriter. I have owned three Spuds McKenzie dogs because life just isn't as fun without one.

Public Speaking
Provided training in over 100 private medical practices for staff and providers. Presented as keynote speaker at six statewide Colorado healthcare conferences. Presentations typically focus on cross-cultural patient care, care team communication dynamics, and improving team culture to improve patient engagement.

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Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-General Pediatrics