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Aug 29, 2016 by Catherine Golden (cagw)
THS 8121 : Advanced Study Design for Translational Research
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:06:58 GMT
Sun, 14 Aug 2016 17:29:05 GMT
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Translational Health Sciences (THS)
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THS-PHD: Translational Health Sciences
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Clinical Research and Leadership (CRL)
Long Course Title
Advanced Study Design for Translational Research
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students in the PhD in translational health sciences degree program in good standing or with instructor's permission
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Karen Schlumpf, MPH, EdDc
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Advanced measurement and design topics needed for translational health science research.
As a result of completing this course, students will be able to:
1. Evaluate study design and psychometric factors in selecting measurement strategies for individual, organizational or population research.
2. Evaluate study designs for their ability to optimize internal and external validity.
3. Develop an evidence-based approach to address research and/or clinical measurement needs.
4. Evaluate research designs for their ability to facilitate community and stakeholder participation.
5. Critically examine conclusions of published studies based on their design choices.
6. Employ pragmatic research designs to address questions faced by decision makers.
7. Design research to assess the influence of mediating and moderating factors.
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THS 8121 Adv Methods_Revised for CC.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
This course provides a unique translational research perspective on healthcare study design
Course Reviewer Comments
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 23:23:09 GMT
Added course restriction.
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 14:03:35 GMT
Rollback: For syllabus review per Catherine Golden's request.