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Lies, Damned Lies, and Surveys: Designing Better Surveys for Program Evaluation and Research

Thursday, August 8, 2019
11:00am – 12:30pm

UConn Health
Academic Rotunda

Lies, Damned Lies, and Surveys: Designing Better Surveys for Program Evaluation and Research

Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Medical Education Teaching & Learning Conference Series

Speaker: Anthony Artino, Jr., Ph.D. Date: August 8, 2019 Time: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Location: UCHC- Academic Rotunda

Target Audience: SOM Teaching Faculty, staff, and trainees for UConn Medical School and associated affiliated sites

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Recognize how to use a systematic, seven-step process as the framework for survey design 2. Demonstrate how to develop an appropriate set of items (a survey “scale”) to characterize the educational construct being measured 3. Identify common item-writing pitfalls in survey design 4. Define the purpose of expert validation, cognitive interviews, and pilot testing

This presentation will be broadcast live and later archived on UConn’s MediaSite. Please click: *CME will only provide for “live” viewing only

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of __1.5__ AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content. Neither the activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Artino have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Artino will not be discussing the off-labeled use of any product. This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within one week of receiving the email. If you do not receive an evaluation assignment from within 10 business days of this activity, please contact the Department that hosted this activi


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