Course Number: 202
Course Title: Designing Clinical Research (Two Month)
School: Graduate Division
Department: Clinical Research Program
Course Description: A workshop for students to design their own protocol for carrying out a clinical research project. Specific topics are: the research question, study designs, study subjects, measurements, sample size, ethical considerations, presets, data management, quality control, and proposal writing.
Prerequisites: Possession of MD, PhD, DDS or PharmD degree or permission of course director.
Restrictions: This is a postgraduate course designed for UCSF fellows and faculty and has special fees attached. This course is a requirement for the Advanced Training in Clinical Research (ATCR) Certificate Program & the Master's Degree Program in Clinical Research degree program.
Activities: Lecture, Laboratory, Project
Instructor of Record: M. Pletcher
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No
Quarter(s) Offered: Summer
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? Yes