Evaluating Application of Knowledge and Skills: The Use of Consensus Expert Review to Assess Conference Abstracts of Field Epidemiology Training Participants.

@article{Volkov2014EvaluatingAO,
  title={Evaluating Application of Knowledge and Skills: The Use of Consensus Expert Review to Assess Conference Abstracts of Field Epidemiology Training Participants.},
  author={Boris Volkov and Goldie MacDonald and Dionisio Herrera and Donna S. Jones and Mahomed Said Patel},
  journal={Journal of multidisciplinary evaluation},
  year={2014},
  volume={10 23},
  pages={44-50}
}
BACKGROUND Often evaluations of training programs are limited - with many focusing on the aspects that are easy to measure (e.g., reaction of trainees) without addressing the important outcomes of training, such as how trainees applied their new knowledge, skills, and attitudes. Numerous evaluations fail to measure training's effect on job performance… CONTINUE READING