The NC TraCS Biostatistics Seminar Series provides more in-depth discussion of select biostatistical topics for clinical and translational researchers who have basic quantitative training in biostatistical methods. Join us this fall for seminars on data visualization & statistical graphics, power analysis & sample size planning, and Bayesian clinical trial design.
MURAL Multilingual Research Capacity Building Lecture Series: Working with professional interpreters, translators, and research participants who speak primary languages other than English
MURAL Multilingual Research Capacity Building Lecture Series - Translating Research Instruments: Is the Forward-Back Approach Enough?
This interactive online workshop will provide an introduction to focus groups, a data collection method used in qualitative research. Topics covered will include focus group methodology, considerations for planning a focus group, development of focus group discussion guides, focus group facilitation skills, and tips for conducting virtual focus groups.
“Growing up with Siblings with Intellectual / Developmental Disabilities – a Panel Discussion” Families of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities have unique experiences. We often hear about these experiences from the parent perspective while the unique experiences of neurotypical siblings in these families are overlooked. Join us for a panel of siblings to learn from their point of view. This diverse panel of siblings will teach us about their experience as a sibling of an individual with I/DD — their challenges, strengths, relationships, attitudes, and how they might have a different perspective than others. Join Moderator, Jean Mankowski, PhD, and a panel of siblings for this discussion online! With: Sarah Palmer, Whitney Griffin, PhD, Zakiya Morris, Brook Galesic, and Zion Gardner
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Alisha Terri Phoenix, PhD, and Patricia Morfeld, RN, BSN, OCN. Terri Phoenix, PhD, and Patricia Morfeld, RN, BSN, OCN, will discuss physical and psychological concerns of transgender patients who have active cancer or who are survivors. Session will address relevant terminology, recommended practices, and resources for continuing education.
Please join the UNC Cancer Network for the Comprehensive Cancer Support Program/Palliative Care Grand Rounds with Ray Tan, MD.
This interactive online workshop will focus on semi-structured interviewing, a data collection method used in qualitative research. Topics covered will include basics of semi-structured interviews, development of interview questions and probes, interviewing skills, considerations for conducting virtual interviews, and trauma-informed interviewing.
The Health & Human Rights Lecture, titled “How Pandemics Show Us Who We Are: Race and Risk in the United States,” will be held virtually on Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m. The lecture will be given by Mary Bassett, the director of the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights and professor of the practice at Harvard University School of Public Health.
Please join us for October's Children's Research Institute Seminar. Our speaker, Betsy Sleath, PhD will be presenting “The impact of an asthma question prompt list intervention on adolescent involvement and outcomes.” We hope to see you there! Dr. Sleath’s research focuses on provider-patient communication in the areas of asthma, ADHD, diabetes, and glaucoma, engaging children … Read more
The NC TraCS Biostatistics Seminar Series provides more in-depth discussion of select biostatistical topics for clinical and translational researchers who have basic quantitative training in biostatistical methods. Join us this fall for seminars on data visualization & statistical graphics, power analysis & sample size planning, and Bayesian clinical trial design. Presentations on power analysis often … Read more
This online training session will provide an introduction to qualitative research methods. Topics covered will include differences between quantitative and qualitative research, qualitative research methodologies, strategies for qualitative data collection, and methods of qualitative data analysis.