Pre-course work: Basic critical appraisal e-learning module (2.5 - 3 hours).

Module 1

Day 1 key elements:

  • Searching the Literature
  • Understanding Statistics

Day 2 key elements:

  • Advanced Critical Appraisal
  • Ethics approval
  • Writing your protocol

Module 2

Day 3 key elements:

  • Selecting Robust Outcome Measures
  • Using and developing a questionnaire

Day 4 key elements:

  • Getting research funding
  • Disseminating your research

Daily Schedule

  • Morning session: 09.00 - 13.00
  • Afternoon session: 14.00 - 17.00
  • Tea and Coffee breaks: 10.30 and 15.00
  • Lunch: 13.00 – 14.00