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About Mary L. Zanetti

Dr. Mary L. Zanetti is the Senior Director for Institutional Research, Evaluation & Assessment (IREA) at the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS). She also has a faculty appointment in the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences. Mary provides support to the Office of the Dean/Provost, Office of the Chancellor, and external reporting functionality to the University of Massachusetts President’s Office as well as state and federal organizations. Dr. Zanetti oversees 8 direct reports serving the UMMS community. The Office of IREA provides direction and support to faculty, senior academic leaders, and administrators in the areas of student assessment, curriculum evaluation, medical education and institutional research for the School of Medicine, Graduate School of Nursing, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and other institutional offices. 

Dr. Zanetti provides the following 3 medical education and research seminars on an as needed basis: Developing Pre/Post Assessments for Research and Grants; Effectively Assessing What You Teach; and Introduction to Using Excel for Data Management. She also serves as a psychometrician on a number of grants and special projects funded through federal, state and local initiatives. 

Mary earned her doctorate in Research and Evaluation Methods Program from the University of Massachusetts Amherst before joining the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 2003. Her current research interests include reliability and validity studies of performance-based assessments, standard setting for high-stakes assessments, and the application of outcome measures that inform institutional policies.

Positions

Present Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School Department of Quantitative Health Sciences
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Present Senior Director for Institutional Research, Evaluation & Assessment (IREA), University of Massachusetts Medical School
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Curriculum Vitae




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Courses

  • Developing Pre/Post Assessments for Research and Grants
  • Effectively Assessing What You Teach
  • Introduction to Using Excel for Data Management


Contact Information

University of Massachusetts Medical School
Office of Institutional Research, Evaluation, & Assessment, S4-141
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
508-856-2438


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Presentations (19)