PEER Liberia Project

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Family Medicine | Infectious Disease | International Public Health | Medical Education | Medicine and Health Sciences


This presentation provides an overview of the many types of medical research and how to formulate a research question. Topics covered include: what are the different types of research (Basic science, clinical, QI, community based, etc); how to choose a successful research project (PICO); how to choose a research mentor(s); building a research team; the Importance of pre-planning your project


medical research, research questions, research studies, PICO (Population, Intervention, Comparison, Outcome)

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PEER Liberia Research Training Workshop I


Presented at the PEER Liberia Research Training Workshop I, November 12-14, 2018, JFK Medical Center, Monrovia, Liberia.



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