University of Pittsburgh

Presenter's Biography
Kevin W. Eva, PhD

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Kevin W. Eva, PhD

Dr. Eva is editor-in-chief for the journal Medical Education and associate professor in the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Program for Educational Research and Development at McMaster University.  His research interests include the development, maintenance, and assessment of competence in health professionals, the selection of students, clinical reasoning strategies, and the role of self-regulation in professional practice.

Recent awards for this work include an Innovator of Distinction Award from McMaster University, the Canadian Association for Medical Education’s Junior Award for Distinguished Contributions to Medical Education, and the Association of Faculties of Medicine in Canada’s Young Educators Award.

Continuing Medical Education


The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals are awarded 0.10 continuing education units (CEUs) which are equal to 1.0 contact hours.