Ask the Expert: What is validity and how can it impact the assessment of clinical reasoning and teamwork?

In this Ask the Expert video, Senior Measurement Scientist Monica Cuddy, PhD, discusses the importance of test validity and shares an example of a validity study being conducted on a new item type designed to assess clinical reasoning.

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Medical education needs to support the advancement of skills and behaviors alongside knowledge, so students can develop as complete physicians, ready to take on patient care. We’re rethinking measurement to facilitate this evolution, but we can’t do it without new perspectives and ideas.