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Hopper, Mari K.; Kaiser, Alexis N. – Advances in Physiology Education, 2018
The primary aim of this study was to determine whether levels of student engagement, higher order skill proficiency, and knowledge acquisition demonstrated by medical students would differ when completing the same course in three diverse learning environments. Following Institutional Review Board approval, 56 first-year medical students,…
Descriptors: Physiology, Science Instruction, Thinking Skills, Learner Engagement
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Goodman, Barbara E.; Koster, Karen L.; Swanson, David L. – Advances in Physiology Education, 2015
In response to the Howard Hughes Medical Institute/Association of American Medical Colleges Scientific Foundations for Future Physicians (SFFP) report and a concern for better preparing undergraduates for future doctoral programs in the health professions, the deans of the College of Arts and Sciences and Division of Basic Biomedical Sciences of…
Descriptors: Biology, Undergraduate Students, Health Personnel, Science Education
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Thompson, Andrew R.; Braun, Mark W.; O'Loughlin, Valerie D. – Advances in Physiology Education, 2013
Curricular reform is a widespread trend among medical schools. Assessing the impact that pedagogical changes have on students is a vital step in review process. This study examined how a shift from discipline-focused instruction and assessment to integrated instruction and assessment affected student performance in a second-year medical school…
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Medical Students, Medical Education, Academic Achievement