Advances in Medical Education by S. M. Case (auth.), A. J. J. A. Scherpbier, C. P. M. van der

By S. M. Case (auth.), A. J. J. A. Scherpbier, C. P. M. van der Vleuten, J. J. Rethans, A. F. W. van der Steeg (eds.)

About 550 registrants from fifty one diverse international locations attended the 7th Ottawa convention on scientific schooling and evaluate in Maastricht. We bought 525 abstracts for the convention, divided in thematic poster periods and platform displays. setting up the convention was once an honour and we attempted to fulfill the excessive criteria of a pleasant and comfortable surroundings which has characterised past Ottawa meetings. in the course of and after the convention approximately 250 papers have been submitted for booklet within the convention lawsuits, leaving us little time for a post-conference melancholy. regardless of the massive variety of papers, the editors have tried to check and edit the papers as care­ totally as attainable. sometimes, besides the fact that, correspondence surpassed moderate closing dates, fighting cautious enhancing of a small variety of the papers. even though we felt that our editorial job used to be now not fairly entire, we however determined to incorporate those papers. We thank the various authors for his or her enthusiastic and suggested reaction to - sometimes tedious - editorial feedback and requests. we're convinced that this collective attempt has led to a ebook that would make a huge contribution to the sector of clinical schooling. The editors are looking to thank Jocelyn Flippo-Berger whose services with table best publishing and perseverance used to be an outstanding help.

Show description

Read or Download Advances in Medical Education PDF

Similar medical books

Sounds from Silence: Graeme Clark and the Bionic Ear Story

As a baby with a deaf father, Graeme Clark dreamed that sooner or later he may give you the option to aid deaf humans listen. right here he tells his tale of his imaginative and prescient of making a bionic ear, together with the shortcoming of investment for this kind of radical suggestion and competition from the deaf group, who stated it will not be performed. He finds the human dramas, together with the pains and struggles of the 1st human ''guinea pigs'' and information the reports of youngsters and adults listening to back, or listening to for the 1st time.

Clematis: A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

This can be a 3-in-1 reference publication. It provides a whole clinical dictionary overlaying hundreds and hundreds of phrases and expressions in terms of clematis. It additionally supplies wide lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it presents info to clients on find out how to replace their wisdom utilizing numerous net assets.

Medical Toxicology: Proceedings of the 1991 EUROTOX Congress Meeting Held in Masstricht, September 1 – 4, 1991

The ebook includes experiences and posters of the thirty first Congress of the EUROTOX (Maastricht 1991). - Forensic Toxicology - Drug Toxicology - Environmental Toxicology

Additional info for Advances in Medical Education

Sample text

Each subject was also evaluated by 8 to 10 nurse associates with whom there had been significant interaction in care of hospitalized patients, and each physician-subject's medical knowledge was assessed by a written examination similar in content to an ABIM Certifying Examination. This second study resulted in the use of a sufficient number of raters to develop a reliable rating of individual physician subjects. By factor analysis, the items on the rating form produced responses in two general areas.

14 Workshops and consultation - the emerging mainstays of the teaching improvement programs - coupled skill training activities with discussions meant to assist faculty members in developing a conceptual understanding of the learning principles underlying various teaching behaviours. In medical education, Skeff developed a Seminar Method to Improve Clinical Teaching in which clinical faculty members viewed video-taped examples of clinical teaching encounters as a stimulus for the discussion of five educational concepts.

At the time we conducted the ABIM predictive validity study, little information was available about the measurements characteristics of peer ratings. Analysis of data from the predictive validity study suggested that reliable ratings of individual physicians could be obtained from peer ratings if approximately 12 peers were used as raters. 6 We conducted a second study designed to determine the psychometric properties of professional associate ratings and to identify factors affecting these ratings.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.10 of 5 – based on 7 votes