FAME : Fundamentals of Assessment in Medical Education

John (Jack) R. Boulet, Ph.D (Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), USA), Ann M. King, MA (Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), USA), Brownell Anderson (National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME)),  Andre De Champlain (Medical Council of Canada),  Michael Jodoin (National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME)), Ingrid Philibert (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)).
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Abu Dhabi
USD 700 – (  1 full day+ 1 half day and 1 lunch session  )

Course description:

This introductory assessment course is offered by the National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) and the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER). The course is led by internationally recognized faculty. FAME is intended to be a basic-level course on educational assessment.

Course content:

Instruction will concentrate on the application of assessment principles, including test development, scoring, standard setting and validation of test scores.

Who should attend?

We are targeting persons who have responsibility for assessing undergraduate medical students, graduate trainees and practicing doctors.