In-training Evaluation and Report (ITER)

From U of M Internal Medicine Wiki

The ITER is a medical student evaluation tool. It is entered in OPAL. Interro-01.gif need to break out the general stuff from the many pages where it's dealt with

There are two special kinds of ITER:

  • MITER - the mid-way check-in point
  • FITER - is the final evaluation

Details

The ITER addresses items outlined in the objectives. The Program Director reviews the ITER with the resident in his regular individual meetings with resident (2-3/year). Formal feedback is provided by the staff members on the quality of the resident’s participation in presentations or discussions at various Neurology Rounds, Journal Clubs, QI/QA rounds, etc. For PGY2-5 residents, annual in-training examinations set by the American Academy of Neurology must be taken (the program covers the costs). In addition, mock Royal College practice written and oral examinations are administered frequently every year to PGY1-5 residents. Feedback and recommendations are provided in regular Program Director meetings. Residents are also evaluated annually with 360 evaluations by allied health care professionals whom they collaborated.Residents will write CanMEDS reflections annually and they will be reviewed and approved by Program Director. PGY-5 residents will undergo at least one Structured Assessment of Clinical Evaluation Report (STACER) to assess their overall competence. At the completion of the program, a final ITER (FITER) is prepared and forwarded to the Royal College as a Interro-01.gif incomplete...

See U of M Policy re ITERs

Pages in category ITER


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