METHODS FOR CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH Syllabus

340.725.11 | AY 2013-2014 - Summer Inst. Term | 1 Credit(s)
S 8:30:00 AM
  • Contact Information
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Identify the underlying study design in a clinical/translational study
    • Assess the appropriateness of the methods
    • Apply the findings of clinical/translational research
  • Course Description

    Reviews the methods of translational research. Emphasizes developing skills in the interpretation and application of reports of findings of translational research. Topics include hypotheses and study design, types of data, bioinformatics and statistical analyses, and evidence synthesis methods.

  • Intended Audience

    Graduate Summer Institute participants and JHSPH students

  • Methods of Assessment

    Grading Policy: In class exercises

    Grading Restrictions: Letter grade

  • Academic Ethics Code

    The code, discussed in the Policy and Procedure Memorandum for Students, March 31, 2002, will be adhered to in this class:

    Students enrolled in the Bloomberg School of Public Health of The Johns Hopkins University assume an obligation to conduct themselves in a manner appropriate to the University's mission as an institution of higher education. A student is obligated to refrain from acts which he or she knows, or under the circumstances has reason to know, impair the academic integrity of the University. Violations of academic integrity include, but are not limited to: cheating; plagiarism; knowingly furnishing false information to any agent of the University for inclusion in the academic record; violation of the rights and welfare of animal or human subjects in research; and misconduct as a member of either School or University committees or recognized groups or organizations.

  • Disability Support Services

    If you are a student with a documented disability who requires an academic accommodation, please contact Betty H. Addison in the Office of Student Life Services: baddison@jhsph.edu, 410-955-3034, or 2017 E. Monument Street.