This module will cover everything you need to know to get involved in research and pursue a clinical-academic career, including:

  • How to get involved in research
  • Academic Foundation Programmes (AFP) and the clinical-academic pathway
  • How to make the most of your research

Learning objectives:

  • Participating in research
  • Finding a supervisor
  • Finding a project
INCEPT: It’s All Academic
AMSA Med Ed: Contact a supervisor

This module will cover the core stuff you need to know to about study design for critical appraisal & doing them yourself. This includes:

  • Introduction to Study Design
  • Observational Studies
  • Clinical Trials
  • Systemic Reviews

Learning objectives:

  • Frame a clinical question, critical appraisal and conducting a literature review
  • Systematic review/ Meta-analysis
  • Other study designs
INCEPT: Studying Design
Monash University: Writing a Literature Review
AMSA Med Ed: Qualitative research

This module will cover the core stuff you need to know to about how to do & understand common statistics in research. This includes:

  • Why statistics are important
  • Core concepts in statistics
  • Analysis of different types of data

Learning objectives:

  • Data collection (Databases development – Redcap, Microsoft access), security, data cleaning
  • Research ethics
  • Statistical analysis
INCEPT: Significant Statistics
Graphpad Prism Statistical Analysis Flowchart
AMSA Med Ed: How To Collect Qualitative Data
AMSA Med Ed: How To Analyse Qualitative Data

Coming soon!

Learning Objectives:

  • Applying for locality ethics
  • REDCap basic skills

This module will cover research presentations, scientific posters, writing abstracts, and presenting at conferences. More to come soon!

Learning objectives:

  • Research presentation
  • Scientific Posters
  • Writing Abstracts
  • Presenting at conferences
  • Writing Research Papers
AMSA Med Ed: Write an abstract

Coming soon!

Learning objectives:

  • Choosing a journal
  • Navigating the review process