Interested in item writing for the PSA?
If you are a clinical pharmacologist, pharmacist or other clinician with an understanding of the prescribing duties of an F1 doctor and are interested in writing assessment items for the PSA then please state your background and register your interest by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Resources for authors
Please use the PSA Item Writing Manual to guide you when writing new items.
Project Team presentations from the September 2017 PSA Training Workshops can be found and downloaded below.
- Background, Purpose and Structure of the PSA - Simon Maxwell
- PSA Question Item Styles: Planning Management, Providing Information, Adverse Drug, Reactions, Drug Monitoring and Data Interpretation - Dr Lynne Bollington
- PSA Question Item Styles: Prescribing, Prescription Review, Calculation Skills (and Metadata) - Dr Lynne Bollington