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iUTMB  •  Published Thursday, June 29, 2017, 7:41 AM

AMT offering Medical Education Research Certificate workshops - Aug. 10


Two Half Day workshops held Thursday, August 10

Research Building #6—Room 1.102

Majka B. Woods, PhD
Director of Office of Educational Development; Assistant Dean for Educational Development

Session 1       

9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Program Evaluation and Evaluation Research

This workshop introduces participants to fundamental principles of
educational program evaluation, and provides participants with a
strategy for developing an evaluation plan. After participating in this workshop, learners will be able to:

  • Describe program evaluation and its purposes;
  • Identify barriers to program evaluation;
  • Identify models used in evaluation;
  • Describe the steps of an evaluation;
  • Develop an evaluation plan.

Session 2  

1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Questionnaire Design and Survey Research

This workshop will provide some basic principles in questionnaire/survey
design and give workshop participants an opportunity for hands-on
experience designing a questionnaire. Following participating in this
workshop, learners will be able to:

  • Design a blueprint for a survey/questionnaire appropriate to their ow application;
  • Construct and edit questions to avoid common problems in wording and framing;
  • Select an appropriate response format from a menu of alternatives
  • Design the overall format of the survey/questionnaire to facilitate data management and analysis.

There is limited seating of 25. The MERC registration is usually $50 per session.

The $50 registration fee covers both sessions and applies even if you are attending only one (normal fee $50/workshop). No lunch provided.

Please use the URL link below to register. 

If you have any additional questions please contact D’Anne DeWitt by emailing vddewitt@utmb.edu or calling (409)747-0203.

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