Essentials of Clinical Research Course - Recorded Sessions (Modules 1 and 2)

Recorded sessions from Fall 2017 and Spring 2018

Module 1 - The Science of Research

  • Designing and Conducting Randomized Clinical Trials (RCTs)
  • Designing and conducting Observational Studies
  • Mixed Methods, Focus Groups & Qualitative Research
  • Data Management and Collection

Module 2 - The Conduct of Research

  • Developing a Clinical Protocol
  • Running a Trial
  • Trial Closeout

Module 3 - Research & Transparency

  • Ethics and Clinical Research
  • Research Reproducibility

Module 4 - Specialty Topics

  • Research Issues in Surgery
  • Research Issues in Cancer
  • Research Issues in Pediatrics
  • Research Issues in Community Engagement
Study Design
Statistics and Informatics
Ethics & Safety
Learning Objectives

For the 2018-2019 year, course objectives are described as follows.

Attendees will have an introduction to how to:

(1) design and analyze clinical studies and prepare protocols,

(2) comply with “Good Clinical Practice” guidelines for study conduct, data management, and relevant regulations, and  

(3) understand principles and practices underlying ethical and reproducible research

Target Learners
Clinical Research Professionals
Postdoctoral Scholars
Graduate Students
Delivery Method
On demand