Book your ticket here! with 20% early bird discount

Early bird deadline: April 15th, 2018

Join us at Looking Ahead in Progress Testing international conference on Friday 22nd June at the University of Exeter, UK. With a line-up of leading expert speakers in the field of medical assessment, the conference will provide a unique interactive forum to explore the role of this assessment tool to evaluate the continuing growth of student knowledge during the length of a course.

The topics will include

  • Understanding progress testing
  • The psychometrics of progress testing
  • Different contexts for progress testing
  • An assessment tool for the future?

The conference is open to all. Those experienced with PT can come and present academic findings; and those new to PT can learn more about it and present their academic questions.

This is an international conference with a line-up of leading expert speakers in the field of medical assessment.

Progress Testing (PT) is a powerful assessment tool to evaluate the continuing growth of student knowledge during the length of a course.

Keynote speakers
Professor Cees van der Vleuten, Professor of Education, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Professor Adrian Freeman, Professor of Medical Education, University of Exeter Medical School, UK
Assistant Professor Carlos Collares, Maastricht University, The Netherlands

Abstract submission – deadline 20 March, 2018

We invite you to submit an abstract for a short oral presentation.
We are keen to learn about how you have instigated progress testing, perhaps you want to explain why you are thinking about progress testing, standard setting , question banks, feedback, progress decisions, psychometrics, educational research. There is so much we can learn from each other so please consider a submission.