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Summer Institute of Clinical Health Research

 

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

This intensive one-week Summer Institute will provide participants with 30 hours of in-depth exploration and discussion of the principles and applications of clinical health research.  Participants will be engaged by a team of experts in discussions pertaining to the understanding and applications of topics such as qualitative research and evidence based practice, the use of mixed methods in clinical health research, epidemiologic research designs, clinical trials, and statistical modeling techniques in clinical health research.  Other topics will include successful grant writing, running a successful research program and ethical issues in clinical health research.

  • Improve your personal, professional practice and delivery of services in your healthcare setting. 
  • Acquire knowledge and skills to conduct and/or contribute to meaningful research. 
  • Address learning goals of the Quality Assurance Program for College of Nurses of Ontario and/or continuing education requirements of your professional organization. 
  • Network with academic and clinical researchers and practitioners.
  • Enhance awareness of the process and components of clinical research. 

SINGLE AND MULTIPLE DAY ENROLMENT OPTIONS AVAILABLE. 

Tentative Schedule

Subject to change.

8:30am - 10:00am

Qualitative Methods: Overview
Edward Cruz, University of Windsor Nursing

10:00am - 10:15am

Break

10:15am - 11:45am

Quantitative Methods: Overview
Joel Gagnier, University of Michigan

11:45am - 12:30pm

Lunch

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Mixed Methods
Kendall Soucie, University of Windsor Psychology

2:00pm - 2:12pm

Break
2:15pm - 3:45pm

Improvement Science in Clinical Settings 
Michelle Freeman, University of Windsor Nursing

8:30am - 10:00am

Clinical Trials: Overview
Krista Naccarato, Windsor Regional Hospital

10:00am - 10:15am

Break

10:15am - 11:45am

Informatics
Lyn Baluyot, TransForm Shared Service Organization

11:45am - 12:30pm

Lunch

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Secondary Data Analysis
Joel Gagnier, University of Michigan

2:00pm - 2:15pm

Break

2:15pm - 3:45pm

Epidemiology and Research
Ramsey D'Souza, Windsor-Essex County Health Unit

 

 

 

8:30am - 10:00am

Opioid Crisis: State of the Science
Eric Nadalin, Windsor-Essex County Health Unit

10:00am - 10:15am

Break

10:15am - 11:45am

Perscribing Exercise
Paula van Wyk, University of Windsor Kinesiology

11:45am - 12:30pm

Lunch

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Research Involving Indigenous Participants
Heather Krohn, University of Windsor Nursing

2:00pm - 2:15pm

Break

2:15pm - 3:45pm

Towards Transgender Affirmative Health Care
Luisa Kcomt, University of Windsor Social Work

8:30am - 10:00am

Developing a Centre of Excellence in Mental Health & Addictions
Sonja Grbevski, Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital

10:00am - 10:15am

Break

10:15am - 11:45am

Addictions
Patrick Kolowicz, Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital

11:45am - 12:30pm

Lunch

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Mental Health Research
Carlin Miller, University of Windsor Psychology

2:00pm - 2:15pm

Break

2:15pm - 3:45pm

Anxiety: State of the Science
Lance Rappaport, University of Windsor Psychology

 

8:30am - 10:00am

Types of Funding: Overview
Jody Ralph, University of Windsor Nursing

10:00am - 10:15am

Break

10:15am - 11:45am

Approval from Academic Ethics Boards
Suzanne McMurphy, REB Chair University of Windsor
Kathryn Pfaff, University of Windsor Nursing

11:45am - 12:30pm

Lunch

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Mitacs
Katie Facecchia, Mitacs

2:00pm - 2:15pm

Break

2:15pm - 3:45pm

Research Approval from Clinical Sites
Krista Naccarato, Windsor Regional Hospital

Fees: $100+HST per day or $450+HST for all five days. Please note that lunch is not included.

Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from University of Windsor Continuing Education.

University of Windsor graduate students in Nursing and other programs are eligible to enrol in the Summer Institute of Clinical Health Research for credit by registering via the UWinsite Student System for course NURS-8840.

 

If you would like to be notified about future offerings of this or similar programs, sign up for the Continuing Education Interest List and we will contact you with further details.