Workshop: Strategic Questioning in Medicine and Medical Education

August 19, 2016  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

The practice of questioning is inherent to medicine and medical education. Questions have different purposes and the types of questions asked elicit particular responses. This interactive workshop will provide faculty with insights into types of questions, different purposes for questions, and the influence of strategic questioning on learners.


  • Identify purposes for questions in medicine.
  • Describe the different types of questions faculty integrate into teaching.
  • Practice developing strategic questions that are aligned with the level of the learner and objectives for the educational interaction.

Gurgit Sandhu, PhD
Assistant Professor, Departments of Surgery & Learning Health Sciences

Meredith Barrett, MD
General Surgery

When: Monday, November 7, 2016

Time: 11:30AM-1PM (Lunch provided)

Where: TBD

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This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development. Please note that this event is for faculty only.
Questions? Please contact Jordan Wright at