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2023 Annual Meeting | C55 - Writing and Reviewing Multiple-choice Exam Questions

Sunday 04/23/23
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM EST Add To Calendar
This program will be presented in-person only
This program will be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Seminar
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN
General Neurology
Participants should be able to identify a good concept for testing and, depending on the learner, purpose of the assessment, and relevant assessment standards; describe best practices for multiple-choice question (MCQ) item writing and recognize common pitfalls; recognize sources of bias in MCQ item development; and 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
Case-based

Program Materials Program Evaluations

Event Timeline
01:00 PM - 01:10 PM EST Introduction Introduction and Overview
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN
01:10 PM - 01:25 PM EST Speaker What's a Good Question to Ask? Selecting Content for Multiple Choice Questions
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN
01:25 PM - 02:05 PM EST Speaker Writing Effective Questions: Principles and Pitfalls
Patrick Landazuri, MD, FAAN, Lynne Shindoll, MA
02:05 PM - 02:40 PM EST Discussion Interactive Item-Writing Workshop
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN, Patrick Landazuri, MD, FAAN, Lynne Shindoll, MA
02:40 PM - 03:00 PM EST Discussion Review of Example Questions and Wrap-Up
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN, Patrick Landazuri, MD, FAAN, Lynne Shindoll, MA
Faculty Disclosures
Jeremy Moeller, MD, FAAN Dr. Moeller has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.
Patrick Landazuri, MD, FAAN Dr. Landazuri has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving as an Expert Witness for Federal Public Defender - District of Kansas. Dr. Landazuri has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.
Lynne Shindoll, MA Ms. Shindoll has nothing to disclose.