Educational Programs, Workshops, Seminars, New Idea Session, and Small Group Discussions
60 Minute Workshop
ET-105 - Our Pathway to Faculty Calibration: Best Practices for Integrating Technological Advancements
Sunday, March 15, 2020
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Considering the fast pace of changes in dental education, there is a constant need for faculty calibration. Majority of faculty members are trained at various institutions and practices in different clinical models. Faculty calibration is key for pre-clinical and clinical settings. Thanks to the creation of online platforms at both departmental and unit level, faculty calibration exercises can be conducted online. In addition, these exercises can be a great starting point for early career faculty members or new faculty members joining the institution. This workshop will highlight the best practices in faculty calibration, utilizing technological advancements.
Identify the goals of faculty calibration, and the evidence that supports its use.
Conduct a faculty calibration exercise in a small group setting using a course management system.
Interpret calibration results to achieve standardization through open discussion.