Aug 11, 2020  
2014-2015 University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHA 526 - Introduction to Research/Evidence-Based Medicine


This course is the first of the required physician assistant research sequence. The course provides an introduction to the research process and its relationship to evidence-based practice. Students will obtain a basic understanding of theory-based research, methodological and ethical considerations in the design of research, and ways of evaluating evidence for practice. Learning will occur through lectures, class discussions, readings, and assignments.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PHA 501, PHA 502, PHA 503, PHA 504, PHA 505, PHA 506, and PHA 507; corequisites: PHA 521, PHA 522, PHA 523, PHA 524, and PHA 525)

Credits: 2