340.871.01 Welch Center Research Seminar
- 3rd term
- 1 credit
- Academic Year:
- 2012 - 2013
- East Baltimore
- Class Times:
- Tuesday, 12:00 - 1:20pm
Students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty present scientific papers from the current and/or classic literature dealing with epidemiologic research, focusing on clinical and cardiovascular epidemiology. Emphasizes presentation skills and the ability to critically evaluate scientific papers. Uses a journal-club format in which one or more papers are distributed in advance; participants are expected to read and discuss the assigned material.
- Learning Objectives:
- read and critically evaluate scientific papers
- give a presentation and lead a discussion related to a research article
- critique analytic methods in the published literature
- describe the strengths and weaknesses of various methodological approaches in clinical epidemiology and cardiovascular epidemiology
- Methods of Assessment:
Presentation, discussion participation
- Enrollment Restriction:
MHS/ ScM, PhD, ScD, DrPH students in Epidemiology, others with consent of instructor only.
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for some students
- Consent Note:
Students from departments and programs outside of Epidemiology must meet with and obtain permission from the instructor to take the course prior to registration.
- For consent, contact: