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Key Literature in Medical Education (KeyLIME) is a weekly podcast produced by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

We bring you the main points of a medical education article in under half a hour! Articles that are important, innovative, or will impact your educational practice are discussed. Earn MOC credits under Section 2 for each podcast.  

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May 26, 2015

In this episode: Jon shares a paper comparing Checklists Vs Global rating scales. All 3 hosts give this paper 5 out of 5 for Methodology. Length19:05 min 

Authors: Ilgen JS, Ma IWY, Hatala R, Cook DA.

Publication details: A systematic review of validity evidence for checklists versus global rating scales...

May 12, 2015

In this episode: Jason discusses what impacts the scores you give your teacher. Length: 19:25 min 

Authors: Spooren P, Brockx B, Mortelmans D.

Publication details: On the Validity of Student Evaluation of Teaching: The State of the Art. Review of Educational Research. 2013 Dec; 83(4): 598-642. Abstract link