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Education and Educational Research: Intro to Survey Design


MAJ Jeffrey LaRochelle, MD, MPH, FACP 
Associate Program Director, Walter Reed Internal Medicine Residency Program
Associate Professor, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD

PowerPoint Presentation

Goal and Objectives

This lecture introduces to participants the basics of effective survey design.



By the end of this lecture, participants will be able to...

1.     Introduce a 7-step process for survey design

2.       Characterize the construct being measured

3.       Identify common item-writing pitfalls

4.       Define the purpose of: expert validation, cognitive interviews, and pilot testing

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