Program and Fellowship Director Resources

Program Director Resources

Access valuable resources for program directors, including Individualized Learning Plan, Patient Safety 101, Item Writing Webinar, and much more.

Clinical Skills Examination Training Program


The Clinical Skills Examination Training Program has been reviewed by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

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This webinar was designed to train new and seasoned item writers, serving as a guide to ensure writers do not stumble into the common errors that could detract from the overall excellence of test items.


Learning Objectives

As a result of this program, the learner will understand:

  • Why item excellence matters
  • The benefits of the multiple-choice question format
  • Validity and reliability
  • The anatomy of a test item
  • Excellent test items

Core Competencies

  • Test item writing

Content Expert

  • Lynn C. Webb, EdD, Testing Consultant

Peer Reviewers 

  • Steven L. Lewis, MD, FAAN, Rush University Medical Center
  • James W. M. Owens Jr., MD, PhD, Seattle Children's Hospital
  • Gauri V. Pawar MD, FAAN, West Virginia University School of Medicine
  • Raymond Price, MD, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania