VMS 576 Introduction to Clinical Research - 2012

Purpose:

Provide links to handout and on-line materials for this year's class


Week 1:

Handouts:

View and note key points about the review process and what makes proposals outstanding:

Obtain and start reading:

Week 2:

Handouts:

Mention:

Assignment:

Week 3 & 4:

Meet in Terrell 105 Library Computer lab. Bring thumb drive (laptop optional)

Assignment (week 4):

Week 5:

Discuss precis drafts and reviews in class

Handouts:

Week 6:

Complete discussion of précis first drafts and reviews in class

Week 7:

Discussion of sample size

Assignment (week 7):

Week 8:

Discuss précis second drafts and reviews in class

Week 9:

Complete discussion of précis second drafts and reviews in class

Handouts:

Week 10:

Speaking with PowerPoint: Tips, traps and rules of thumb (pdf)

Handout:

Week 11:

Discuss three first drafts and reviews in class

Week 12:

Discuss four first drafts and reviews in class

Week 13:

 

Week 14:

 

Week 15:

OGRD presentation on extramural grant funding sources

 

Due Dates: (updated Tuesday, Jan 17)

Week Date Action
4 Jan 31 Authors give first précis draft to peer review group
5 Feb 7 Reviewers provide first précis draft peer review to author
7 Feb 21 Authors give completed précis to peer review group
8 Feb 28 Reviewers provide peer review of completed précis to author
10 Mar 20 Authors give first proposal draft and précis to peer review group
11 Mar 27 Reviewers provide first peer review of proposal draft to author
13 Apr10 Authors give second proposal draft and précis to peer review group
14 Apr 17 Reviewers provide second peer review of proposal to author
15 Apr 24 Final grant proposal due to VCS Research Committee