Improving Student Performance with Formative Assessments in a Medical Pharmacology Course

Des Moines, IA US
February 16, 2018

Registration


There is no cost to attend and registration is not required.
 

Target Audience

Des Moines University faculty, staff, and students.

Purpose

Dr. Henry’s goal for this particular project is aimed at improving student learning outcomes and implementing assessment strategies to both impact and gauge learning gains.  In this Friday Research Seminar presentation, Dr. Henry will speak about the impact of a formative assessment strategy used to improve student performance in the Medical Pharmacology course offered at DMU.

Speaker

Matt Henry, PhD
Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology

Biography

Dr. Henry’s current research is focused in the area of Medical or Health Professional Education. His goal for this particular project is aimed at improving student learning outcomes and implementing assessment strategies to both impact and gauge learning gains.  In this presentation, Dr. Henry will speak about the impact of a formative assessment strategy used to improve student performance in the Medical Pharmacology course offered at DMU.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours
Course opens: 
02/16/2018
Course expires: 
02/16/2018
Event starts: 
02/16/2018 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
02/16/2018 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
SEC #115
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States
+1 (515) 271-1445

Des Moines University is located on a 22-acre campus in the heart of Des Moines, Iowa. Just west of downtown on Grand Avenue, the University is located in one of Des Moines’ most prestigious neighborhoods. The campus is in a historic neighborhood filled with tree-lined streets and gracious older homes and businesses. Its central location makes it easy to access the rest of the city and outlying communities. The campus is close to the Des Moines International Airport, located on the bus line and just blocks from local shopping and downtown Des Moines.

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 CE Contact Hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/16/2018
Course expires: 
02/16/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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