Evidence that formative tests aid retention in medical education: an interview with Dr. Douglas Larsen

Posted by John Kleeman How do you slow the forgetting curve when teaching doctors, nurses and other medical specialists? I recently interviewed a prominent researcher in this field, Douglas Larsen MD M.Ed of Washington University in St Louis in the USA. Here is his explanation of how formative tests and quizzes help retain such learning. … Continue reading Evidence that formative tests aid retention in medical education: an interview with Dr. Douglas Larsen […]

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