This module will educate you in the application of research methods to clinical practice, including:
- an introduction/ revision of commonly used statistical approaches to analyzing data
- an overview of types of epidemiological studies
- an introduction to the development pathway for clinical interventions, covering the transition from the laboratory through all phases of clinical trials
- practical guidance in the design and execution of studies that use real world data
- an introduction to other research methods, including systematic review and qualitative research methodologies.
Theoretical concepts will be explained and used in a practical way throughout the course, via a series of worked examples and by critical appraisal of papers.
30 October – 3 November 2017
1.5 h examination- mix of Multiple Choice questions and 2 longer written response questions.
To be sat on Monday 15th January 2018
Academics involved in the delivery of this module
The Module leads for this module are:
Stand Alone Course
This module can be taken as a stand alone course if required. For further information please contact:
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3803
Fee if taken as a stand alone course
Entry requirements if taken as a stand alone course
6 months oncology experience and holding a degree, preferably a 2.1 or equivalent qualifications in an appropriate medical/scientific subject.