Training Program Title

Longitudinal Study Design & Ecological and Cross-Sectional Studies

Contributor

Advance-CTR

CTSA Hub Administered

yes

Contact Information

AdvanceRI@brown.edu

Training Program Description

Advantages and disadvantages of longitudinal studies, types of analyses used in longitudinal studies, sources of potential bias.

Advantages and disadvantages of cross-sectional studies, types of analyses used in cross-sectional studies, sources of potential bias in cross-sectional studies, same elements for ecological studies To watch the full training, please go here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z0oBH9Q5ZQg&feature=youtu.be

Competency Keywords

Study design, Research study management, Biostatistics

Digital Commons Disciplines

Education | Public Health

Public

yes

Cost to Access

no

Competency Domains

Study and Site Management

Learning Objectives

Advantages and disadvantages of longitudinal studies, types of analyses used in longitudinal studies, sources of potential bias.

Advantages and disadvantages of cross-sectional studies, types of analyses used in cross-sectional studies, sources of potential bias in cross-sectional studies, same elements for ecological studies

Delivery Method

Combination of online and in-person

Target Learners

Principal Investigators; Clinical Research Professionals (other than PI); MDs including residents, house officers, fellows, hospitalists; Post-doctoral scholars; Community Partners

Learning Level

Fundamental

Onboarding

no

Frequency

Monthly

Time Needed

~1 Hour

Associated Assessment

no

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