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The literature does not show any established guidelines, methods, or psychometric instruments for selecting Chief Residents in academic programs. This study validates a newly designed instrument based on the characteristics and leadership qualities from the residents' perspectives. Our newly developed survey can differentiate Chief Resident candidates' performance as well as identify why a specific candidate is selected or not through MFRM. This tool can be applied to other residency programs.
Education, Medical, Graduate; Leadership; Educational Measurement; Hospitals, Pediatric
GME; Chief Resident; Many Facet Rasch Model; MFRM
Educational Leadership | Medical Education | Pediatrics
Lewis, Kadriye O. and Chen, Haiqin, "Application of the Many Facet Rasch Model to Validate a Survey for the Selection of Chief Residents" (2016). Posters. 98.