The EBMA Annual Conference 2019 will feature a series of pre-conference events on Thursday, 7th November. These are intended to offer a platform for attendees to engage with experts on relevant subjects and questions related to assessment in medical education.

EBMA is pleased to offer a selection of 4 pre-conference workshops
These workshops are not included in the conference registration and will incur an additional fee of €50 per workshop. Please note that each workshop can only take up a maximum of 24 people.

Programme Pre-Conference Events Thursday 7th November

Time Event
From 12:00 Conference Registration opens 12.00-13.15
EBMA Closed Board Meeting
12:00 -13:15 Refreshments (tea/coffee/water)
13:15 – 16:30
(refreshments break 14:45)
Pre-conference workshop I: Progress Testing
(Facilitated by Prof Adrian Freeman)
Pre-conference workshop II: Designing and implementing programmatic assessment: does one size fit all?
(Facilitated by Dr Lubberta de Long,  Dr Harold Bok, Dr Luke Dawson and Prof  Cees van der Vleuten)  
Pre-conference workshop III: A Practical Introduction to Standard Setting
(Facilitated by Dr Lee Coombes)
14:30 – 16:30
AMSE Exco – Closed Meeting 
Pre-conference workshop IV: Stimulating the study process with rules and regulations of assessment
(Facilitated by Dr Rene Tio and Dr Wybe Nieuwland)
16:30 – 16:45 Refreshments break
16:45 – 18:30 Opening Plenary
Welcome and introductions
Keynote Presentations 
Professor Richard Fuller, University of Liverpool (40 min each +Q&A)
In a changing world of assessment, does the OSCE have a future?
Professor Trevor Gibbs, Independent Professor and Consultant in Medical Education and Primary Care (40 min each +Q&A)
Implementing change in countries with limited resources
18:30 – 19:30 Opening Entertainment and Reception
Click here for the programme on Friday 8th November
Click here for the programme on Saturday 9th November
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