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Translating Research to Patients (Coursera)

Aug 15th 2022
Translating Research to Patients (Coursera)
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The second phase of translational research — known as “T2” — assesses the value of applying discoveries to clinical practice, which leads to the development of evidence-based guidelines. This course focuses on clinical trials, the value of applying discoveries to clinical practice, and best practices for conducting research. [...]

Leadership for Cancer Informatics Research (Coursera)

Aug 15th 2022
Leadership for Cancer Informatics Research (Coursera)
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Informatics research often requires multidisciplinary teams. This requires more flexibility to communicate with team members with distinct backgrounds. Furthermore, team members often have different research and career goals. This can present unique challenges in making sure that everyone is on the same page and cohesively working together. This course [...]

Faster Together, Enhancing the Recruitment of Minorities in Clinical Trials (Coursera)

Aug 15th 2022
Faster Together, Enhancing the Recruitment of Minorities in Clinical Trials (Coursera)
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This course aims to teach people how to enhance the recruitment of racial and ethnic minorities in clinical trials. Key topics include the importance of diversity in clinical trials, barriers and facilitators to participation in clinical research, community engagement, effective communication, educating about clinical trials, provider outreach, effective [...]

Medical Technology and Evaluation (Coursera)

Innovations in medical technologies are one of the leading areas of economic growth in the world. Whether new technologies take the form of pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, information technology of some combination of these innovations, the opportunities for both private enterprise and social welfare are substantial. However, these innovations [...]

Design and Interpretation of Clinical Trials (Coursera)

Clinical trials are experiments designed to evaluate new interventions to prevent or treat disease in humans. The interventions evaluated can be drugs, devices (e.g., hearing aid), surgeries, behavioral interventions (e.g., smoking cessation program), community health programs (e.g. cancer screening programs) or health delivery systems (e.g., special care units for [...]

Introduction to Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (Coursera)

We will introduce methods to perform systematic reviews and meta-analysis of clinical trials. We will cover how to formulate an answerable research question, define inclusion and exclusion criteria, search for the evidence, extract data, assess the risk of bias in clinical trials, and perform a meta-analysis. [...]

Improving Healthcare Through Clinical Research (FutureLearn)

Apr 4th 2022
Improving Healthcare Through Clinical Research (FutureLearn)
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On this free online course, find out how medical treatments are discovered, tested and evaluated to improve healthcare for all. Everything we do in healthcare has to be discovered and thoroughly tested before it can be put into practice. In this course you will explore clinical research – its [...]

Digital Tools for Efficient Clinical Trials (FutureLearn)

Discover how digital tools can be used for the recruitment and retention of participants within clinical trials. Learn how digital tools can be used throughout clinical trials. This four-week clinical trials course is designed to create awareness about the availability and use of digital tools for the recruitment and [...]

Introduction to Randomised Controlled Trials (FutureLearn)

Jan 31st 2022
Introduction to Randomised Controlled Trials (FutureLearn)
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Discover the importance of trials in evidence-based medicine and learn about the trial lifecycle from conception to publication. Explore how successful clinical trials are designed and delivered Randomised controlled trials have a huge impact on society by providing evidence of the effectiveness of healthcare, social care, and public health [...]

The Science and Business of Biotechnology (edX)

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The Science and Business of Biotechnology (edX)
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Explore the latest scientific innovations in biotechnology, and novel business and financing models for commercializing them. This course focuses on early-stage biotechnology companies, with particular emphasis on understanding the underlying science, technology, and disease targets—together with the application of novel business structures and financing methods—to facilitate drug discovery, clinical [...]