Research and Teaching Interests: Medical decision making, contextual error in health care, competency-based assessment (especially in Pediatrics GME), research methods in medical education, medical education research networks, quantitative data analysis.
Categories: Department of Medical Education, Department of Pediatrics, DME Administration & Staff, DME Faculty, Education Faculty, Master of Health Professions Education
Research and Teaching Interests: Dr. Park’s experiences include both academic and industry settings, with research interests across multiple disciplines in psychometrics, biostatistics, educational psychology, and medicine. His research agendas have focused on psychometric methods, focusing on statistical modeling of educational and psychological processes using latent class models and item response theory models. His work in the health professions education has advanced the preparation of learners in clinical reasoning and measurement of competencies and entrustment decisions through validity studies.
Categories: Department of Medical Education, DME Administration & Staff, DME Faculty, Master of Health Professions Education
Research and Teaching Interests: Jay is the primary administrator and Chief of Staff for the Department of Medical Education. His areas of responsibility include the finance, HR, purchasing, facilities, and grants/contracts functions for DME and its constituent units--the Graham Clinical Performance Center, the Hispanic Center of Excellence, the Office of Assessment and Evaluation and the Essentials of Clinical Medicine/DOCs course. Having been at UIC over 24 years, Jay is also a member of the campus Dispute Resolution team managed by the Office of Access and Equity.
Categories: Department of Medical Education, DME Administration & Staff, Master of Health Professions Education