Planning and designing research: clinical sciences
Wednesday, 13 March 2019, 2pm to 5pm
This course is scheduled once in each term.
A series of talks and activities addressing the fundamentals of planning and conducting a reproducible clinical research project
To provide a grounding in the key steps and methods to ensure your clinical research project is relevant, rigorous, and reproducible.
Planning for success: involving patients, statisticians, and librarians to ensure your project is relevant, well formulated, and built on solid foundations
Making the most of institutional resources and support with your research
How to turn a research idea into an answerable question
The principles of study design and critical appraisal
Choosing the appropriate design and methods to answer a research question
Practical issues around writing and publishing a protocol.
Principles of statistical thinking: sampling, inference, probability, risk and uncertainty
How to organize and report statistical information
Half day with short break for refreshments.
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