Ep 107 WREB Psychometricians are cool, we promise! with Sharon Osborn Popp


Sharon Osborn Popp joins us as we explore the world of dental board exams. Her unique experience and expertise guides us on a fun journey exploring some of the myths of the testing world and debunking them. She uses facts and evidence to support her explanations in a way that is actually enjoyable to listen to. Stats nerds will love this episode on face value while the rest of you will be pleasantly surprised how expertly Sharon explains a topic that sounds boring, but presents it in a cool way.

After listening to this episode you should be able to discuss the following:

-              Who is responsible for requiring you to take a regional board exam?

-              How much information do the examiners know about the candidates?

-              What are some of the statistics Sharon records - both for the candidate and examiner?

-              What are the average pass (1st time) and failure rates (over all attempts)?

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the Academy of General Dentistry Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) through the joint program provider approval of CE Zoom, LLC and A Tale of Two Hygienists.  CE Zoom, LLC is approved for awarding FAGD/MAGD credit.

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Date / Time

Self Study - On Demand