Assessment in Health Professions Education

Steven M. Downing
University of Illinois at Chicago

Rachel Yudkowsky
University of Illinois at Chicago

The Department of Medical Education is pleased to announce the recent publication of “Assessment in Health Professions Education” by Steven M. Downing, PhD and Rachel Yudkowsky, MD.  As stated by the authors in the book’s introduction “The focus of this book is on the assessment of learning and skill acquisition in people, with a strong emphasis on broadly defined achievement testing, using a variety of methods.”

The book is available in hardcover and paperback from online bookstores including