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2022 Annual Meeting | C146 - Writing and Reviewing Multiple Choice Exam Questions

Wednesday 04/06/22
03:30 PM - 05:30 PM PDT Add To Calendar
This program will be presented both in-person and online
This program will be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Seminar
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN
General Neurology
At the end of this session, participants should be able to: (1) identify a good concept for testing, depending on the learner, purpose of the assessment and relevant assessment standards; (2) describe best practices for multiple choice question (MCQ) item writing and recognize common pitfalls; (3) recognize sources of bias in MCQ item development; and (4) develop and evaluate new MCQ items. We aim to identify and educate future contributors to assessment tools from the AAN and other sources.
2.00 CME credits
Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Intermediate
Fellow, Resident, General Neurologist, Specialist Neurologist, Non-neurologist, Advanced Practice Provider, Neurohospitalist, Medical Student
Didactic, Audience Participation, Other

Program Materials Program Evaluations

Event Timeline
03:30 PM - 03:40 PM PDT Introduction Introduction and Overview
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN, Lynne Shindoll, MA
03:30 PM - 03:30 PM PDT Speaker Walk-in Slides
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN
03:40 PM - 03:55 PM PDT Speaker What's a Good Question to Ask? Selecting Content for Multiple Choice Questions
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN
03:55 PM - 04:35 PM PDT Speaker Writing Effective Questions: Principles and Pitfalls
Zachary N. London, MD, FAAN, Lynne Shindoll, MA
04:35 PM - 05:15 PM PDT Discussion Interactive Item-Writing Workshop
Zachary N. London, MD, FAAN, Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN, Lynne Shindoll, MA
05:15 PM - 05:30 PM PDT Discussion Review of Example Questions and Wrap-Up
Zachary N. London, MD, FAAN, Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN, Lynne Shindoll, MA
Faculty Disclosures
Zachary N. London, MD, FAAN Dr. London has nothing to disclose.
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN Dr. Moeller has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.
Lynne Shindoll, MA Ms. Shindoll has nothing to disclose.