Introduction to Clinical Research Summer Course

2021 Course Dates: July 6 – 16, 2021
(Course Will be Completely Online)

2021 REGISTRATION CLOSED

Co-Directors

Daniel E. Ford, MD, MPH
Vice Dean for Clinical Investigation
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Karen Bandeen-Roche, PhD, MS
Hurley Dorrier Professor & Chair in Biostatistics
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

 

Program Manager

Karla McCarthy, MA
Academic Program Manager
Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
Training, Education, and Career Development Programs
kmccarthy@jhu.edu

 

Course Information

Visit the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health course catalog for more information.

 

How to Register

ALL STUDENTS MUST BE REGISTERED FOR THIS COURSE BY JULY 1 DUE TO PREREQUISITE REQUIREMENT
Registration closes June 25, 2021 (check course catalog for add/drop period).

 

Course Fees

Non-credit registration – $1,233 total
For credit registration – $2,466 total (per credit $1,233)

 

Location

Online

 

Schedule

Intro to Clinical Research Course Schedule 2021 (pdf)

Wednesday, July 7
9 – 10am- “Live” Zoom Introduction

Wednesday, July 7 –  Sunday, July 11
Online Asynchronous Requirements via CoursePlus

Monday, July 12 –  Friday, July 16
“Live” Sessions via Zoom

 

Enrollment Maximum

45

 

Prerequisites

Prior submission of an abstract for a research project will be required. Students will receive complete instructions after they register.

The abstract requirement for 2021 will be due no later than July 6, 2021 via CoursePlus.

 

Recommended Textbooks

  1. Hulley SB, Cummings SR, Browner WS, Grady DG, Newman TB. (2013). Designing Clinical Research: 4th edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. (ISBN:  1608318044)
  2. Dawson B and Trapp RG. (2004). Basic and Clinical Biostatistics: 4th edition. McGraw-Hill. (ISBN:  0-07-141017-1)

 

Grading

  • Non-Credit Professional Development for all non-degree students.
  • Degree seeking students already enrolled at the Bloomberg School of Public Health register for credit.
  • School of Medicine Postdoctoral Fellows can register for credit or non-credit.

 

Laptop Required. The course will require a laptop or computer and internet connection. Course materials and homework exercises will be provided electronically via CoursePlus. Student evaluations are based on paired pre- and post-test of knowledge base.