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NIHR 'Improving Healthcare through Clinical Research' MOOC 2017

  Tuesday, 02 May 2017 | Events/Workshops

Are you new to research and interested in learning more about improving healthcare through clinical research? If you are, sign up to the latest free Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) 

The ‘Improving Healthcare through Clinical Research’ MOOC was developed by educators from the University of Leeds and the NIHR to help people from all backgrounds to understand more about research, how we undertake it, why we do it, and the impact of clinical research. This free online four week course will run for the fourth time from 22 May 2017 - watch the latest MOOC trailer.

The course covers:

  • Learning about the roles of different members of a research team
  • Hearing from people who have taken part in clinical research studies
  • The ethical and scientific principles that underpin the research process
  • Getting a better understanding of the challenges of conducting clinical research and the benefits to modern healthcare