Academy of Clinical Educators (ACE) Event - Principles of Good Assessment

Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 05:30 pm

Location: via Zoom
RSVP: Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Professor. Dr Lambert Schuwirth

  • Director: Prideaux Centre for Research in Health Professions Education, Flinders University College of Medicine and Public Health, Adelaide, Australia
  • Professor, Innovative Assessment Maastricht University, The Netherlands
  • Professor of Medical Education, Chang Gung University, Taiwan
  • Professor of Medicine (education), Uniformed Services University for the Health Sciences, Bethesda, USA


Lambert Schuwirth obtained his MD from Maastricht University. In 1991, he joined the Department of Educational Development and Research there, taking up various roles in student assessment: Chairman of the Inter-university and the Local Progress Test Review Committee, the OSCE Review Committee and the Case-based Testing Committee. Since the early 2000s, he has been Chair of the overall Taskforce on Assessment. He has been advisor on assessment to medical colleges in the Netherlands and the UK. In 2010, he chaired an international consensus group on educational research, the results of which were published in Medical Teacher. Since 2007, he has been a full-professor for Innovative Assessment at Maastricht University – currently as Adjunct. In 2011, he was made a Strategic Professor for Medical Education at Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia and is also the Director of the Flinders University Prideaux Centre for Research in Health Professions Education.

RSVP by 22 April 2020 to receive Zoom link.

If you have any questions you would like addressed on the night, please forward them to ACE.