390.677.01 | AY 2013-2014 - Summer Term | 2 Credit(s)
MWTh 5:00:00 PM
  • Contact Information
    Naresh Punjabi
  • Course Learning Objectives

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

    • Construct a database environment for efficient storage and access of data
    • Perform queries for data quality control and exportation to statistical packages for analysis
    • Describe the relational database environment
  • Course Description
    Presents basic concepts of relational database design for clinical and basic research. Topics covered include: a) development of data collection forms, b) design of a relational database, c) data quality control, and d) importing and exporting collected data across different platforms.
  • Intended Audience
    Faculty, post-doctoral and pre-doctoral fellows, staff involved in clinical research and data management
  • Methods of Assessment
    Class participation and completion of assignments.
  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

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