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Pre-Conference Med Ed Day Event - Assessment Challenges Discussion Group

How to Improve Written Evaluations, Assessments of Teams, and Simulated Participant Encounters

Open to all Yale School of Medicine. Registration Required:

This discussion group will explore strategies to approach three trainee assessment challenges. The facilitators will each cover specific areas of assessment in brief “Burst” presentations, with time for Q&A and discussion.

Learning Objectives for the three areas of assessment presented:

  1. Appreciate the challenges in common trainee assessment methods.
  2. Explore practical methods to address challenges.

Session Moderated by: Dana Dunne, MD, MHS

Assessment Using Simulated Participants (SPs)

Michael Green, MD, ScM is a Professor of Medicine and Director of Student Assessment at the Teaching and Learning Center

Andrés Martin, MD, PhD is the Riva Ariella Ritvo Professor at the Child Study Center, and Director of the Teaching and Learning Center’s Standardized Patient Program, Yale School of Medicine.

Writing Assessments of Trainee Performance

Matthew Grant, MD, FIDSA is an Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Program Director for Internal Medicine Residency and the Vice Chief for Education for Infectious Diseases.

Assessment of Teams

Marc Auerbach, MD, FAAP, MSc is a Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine. Director of Pediatric Simulation at the Yale Center for Medical Simulation

Lindsay Johnston, MD, MEd is an Associate Professor of Pedicatrics and Director of Fellowships in Pediatrics




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