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Kempe Interdisciplinary Summer Research Institute

Monday, April 24, 2017   (0 Comments)
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Kempe Interdisciplinary Summer Research Institute

 

August 7-11, 2017
Anschutz Medical Campus, University of Colorado

 

Course 1: Fundamentals of Clinical and Epidemiological Research
Two-part course designed for clinicians from multiple disciplines interested in learning fundamental research principles appropriate to developing new research on child abuse. In addition to didactic sessions, this course will include intensive mentorship from senior researchers with expertise in child abuse research.

 

Possible credits earned:
Part 1 of course 1 can be awarded 1 graduate credit for 15 hours contact time.
Part 2 of course 1 will be awarded 1 additional graduate credit for 15 hours contact time with participation in seminars and research project mentoring of the student’s research project.

 

*Participation without the awarding any graduate credit is free, made possible through the support of the Walton Family Foundation.

 

Course 2: Challenges in Child Maltreatment Research
A course designed for trained researchers from multiple disciplines who are interested in applying their disciplinary expertise to examining topics related to child abuse. In addition to didactic sessions, this course will include intensive mentorship from senior researchers with expertise in child abuse research.

 

Possible credits earned:
Part 1 of course 2 is eligible for 1 graduate credit for 15 hours contact time.
Part 2 of course 2 will be awarded 1 additional graduate credit for 15 hours contact time with participation in seminars and research project mentoring of the student’s research project.

 

*Participation without the awarding any graduate credit is free, made possible through the support of the Walton Family Foundation.

 

Tuition Costs
Colorado SPH tuition for each course is awarded with the following charges:
CO residents: 1 graduate credit at $778 with an additional $190 application and matriculation fee. The cost for two credits will be $1746.
Non-CO residents: 1 graduate credit at $1288 with an additional $190 application and matriculation fee. The cost for two credits will be $2766.

 

Scholarship Opportunities
Thanks to support from the Walton Family Foundation, a limited number of scholarships are available to participants who are in their first year of fellowship training in Child Abuse Pediatrics and 4 graduate students from under-represented minorities. Scholarships will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis and will cover costs of housing, travel, and course materials.

 

Registration

Registration will be organized through the University of Colorado’s School of Public Health. Students who are interested will be notified as soon as registration goes live. To receive more information about the summer session, please contact Sarah.Hunt2@childrenscolorado.org.

 

Course Materials

Many of the course materials will be put on the Internet via Canvas. Access to a computer will be essential for both courses.

 

Course 1 will use the text “Designing Clinical Research” Fourth Edition by Hulley, et al. along with a selection of readings or research.

 

Course 2 will use a selection of readings and assignments available via Canvas.

 

Other Details

August 7: Evening picnic for participants and Kempe faculty and staff
August 10: Reception for participants and faculty

 

Information on activities and tourist attractions in Denver will be available for all participants. Many activities in Denver are now available through the new light rail system.


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