The topic for this week’s Friday Research Seminar Series will be microbiology and immunology. All faculty members and students are invited to attend.
Assessment of Clinical Reasoning: A Script Concordance Test Designed for Pre-Clinical Medical Students
Associate dean for Academic Affairs
Part of a clinician’s competence is the capacity to deal with the complex and ambiguous nature of patient care. The Script Concordance Test (SCT) is a method for evaluating data interpretation, one of the measurable dimensions of problem-solving skill.
This presentation will allow participants to:
- Discover the SCT, an innovative competency-based assessment.
- Apply the application of this tool for the evaluation of problem- solving competency in medical learners.
- Appreciate the SCT as a validated assessment for differentiating among medical learners from student to resident physician to expert clinician.
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