CRC Research Skills Workshop Series

The weekly CRC Research Skills Workshop offers basic instruction and practical advice on commonly encountered clinical research topics. Sessions are typically demonstration-oriented and provide an informal setting to learn new skills. Sessions are available at no charge and are available to anyone without registration. Workshops are held each Friday from 9:00 am to 10:00 am in the CRC Conference Room (A-3210 MCN). PLEASE CLICK HERE if you are interested in receiving weekly e-mail reminders for workshop topics.

Previous workshop topics are shown below.
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Date

Workshop Description

Jul 18, 2014
Intervention vs. Observational Trials: A Brief Introduction
Summary: IRB CREDIT AVAILABLE. Good research needs a solid foundation, starting with an appropriate study design. This lecture illustrates several common study designs and suggests strategies to decide which will work best for your research question of interest.
(Cathy A Jenkins)
Jul 11, 2014
Adverse Events and Unanticipated Problems
Summary: IRB CREDIT AVAILABLE. Most studies have unanticipated problems. We will explore what is considered an adverse event (and what is not) in human research studies. We will also describe the steps that IRB requires to report and document adverse events.
(Shannon Simmons)
Jul 04, 2014
No Workshop - Holiday
Jun 27, 2014
Informed Consent Documentation
Summary: IRB (Human Subjects Training) CREDIT AVAILABLE. The third topic in this three-part series will explore the critical concepts pertaining to informed consent documentation maintained by study teams.
(Wendy Lloyd)
Jun 20, 2014
Informed Consent: The Process
Summary: IRB (Human Subjects Training) CREDIT AVAILABLE. The second topic in this three-part series will explore the critical concepts pertaining to the consent process, including a review of required steps.
(Wendy Lloyd)
Jun 13, 2014
Informed Consent: The Document
Summary: IRB (Human Subjects Training) CREDIT AVAILABLE. The first topic in this three-part series will explore the critical concepts pertaining to informed consent documents, including examples and templates.
(Wendy Lloyd)
Jun 06, 2014
CRC Optimization Overview/New CRC Scheduling Process
Summary: Exploration of CRC's internal patient scheduling workflow changes.
(Lana Howard & Jennifer Adams)
May 30, 2014
CRC Ideal Physician Order Set
Summary: Exploration of CRC's internal workflow changes.
(Crystal Rice & Lamar Bowman)
May 23, 2014
CRC Optimization Overview and Star Panel Research Patient Registration Form: FACTR Tips
Summary: Exploration of CRC's internal patient registration workflow changes.
(Lana Howard & Sandy Greeno)
May 16, 2014
Change and Resilience
Summary: Organizational and personal change is an inevitable life stressor. This workshop explores the etiology of stress and strategies for creating better balance.
(Jim Kendall, LCSW, CEAP)
May 09, 2014
Therapeutic Misconception in Clinical Research
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. Exploration of some common therapeutic misconceptions found in human subjects research.
(Larry R. Churchill)
May 02, 2014
CRC Optimization Overview and StarPanel Research Patient Registration form/FACTR Tips
(Lana Howard & Sandy Greeno)
Apr 25, 2014
Building an Inclusive Community to Increase Recruitment: Making Room for Multicultural Dynamics
Summary: Research has been accused of being too 'white', focused only on science, or a veneer disguising the politics of academia. We will explore how cultures perceive power dynamics/ethics and how to leverage cultural differences in community-based recruiting.
(Juan Escarfuller)
Apr 18, 2014
Choosing your research project, mentor, and team.
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE - Exploration of concepts related to and suggestions for selecting a research project, including choosing a mentor and team members.
(C. Michael Stein)
Apr 11, 2014
IRB Process for Conducting Human Subject Research at Vanderbilt University
Summary: IRB AND RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. General overview of IRBs and information specific to conducting human subject research at Vanderbilt.
(Angela Oatridge)
Handout:
2014-04-11.ppt
Apr 04, 2014
VICTR Resources: What's New, What's Next
Summary: Discussion of VICTR resources available to aid investigator collaboration and research, including exploration of StarBRITE.
(Tara Helmer)
Handout:
2014-04-04.pptx
Mar 28, 2014
ResearchMatch
Summary: Exploration of Research Match - an online tool connecting investigators to research volunteers.
(Kathy Edson)
Handout:
2014-03-28.pptx
Mar 21, 2014
How to Create a Plan for RCR Education for your NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE - This presentation will explore the criteria of and recommendations for creating a Responsible Conduct of Research education plan for an NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award application.
(Elizabeth Heitman)
Handout:
2014-03-21.ppt
Mar 14, 2014
Investigator Responsibilities for Research
Summary: RCR & IRB CREDIT AVAILABLE. Workshop will explore principal investigator responsibilities related to human subjects research. Including conflict of interest, study conduct responsibilities, informed consent, documentation, and IRB determinations at VU
(Shannon Simmons)
Handout:
2014-03-14.pptx
Mar 07, 2014
Direct Charges and Effort Reporting on Federal Grants
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE - Exploration of what can and cannot be direct charges to federal grants and contracts at Vanderbilt, including discussion of effort reporting.
(Steve Todd & James Mizell)
Handout:
2014-03-07.pptx
Feb 28, 2014
How to Communicate & Display Your Study
Summary: Designing an effective scientific poster. We will explore poster planning, content, format, and presentation tips.
(Theresa Scott)
Handout:
2014-02-28.pdf
Feb 21, 2014
Public Access Policy Compliance
Summary: Review of the NIH Public Access Policy and tips on becoming (and staying) compliant.
(Laurie Lebo)
Handout:
2014-02-21.pdf
Feb 14, 2014
Conflict Management Skills
Summary: Exploration of five conflict management styles. Participants will examine their own style of conflict resolution and discuss ways of decreasing conflict by communicating cooperation to others.
(Stephanie Dean)
Handout:
2014-02-14.pptx
Feb 07, 2014
SOP's: The 5W's and one H
Summary: IRB CREDIT AVAILABLE - The importance of research Standard Operating Procedures will be discussed, as well as guidance on developing and implementing standard procedures for your research program.
(Tiffanie Markus)
Handout:
2014-02-07.ppt
Jan 31, 2014
Research Data Integration: Automated Transfer of Clinical System Data into REDCap
Summary: Exploration of upcoming new REDCap feature - the automated transfer of StarPanel clinical data into REDCap projects.
(Paul A. Harris, PhD. & Robert J. Taylor)
Jan 24, 2014
An Introduction to Zotero
Summary: Exploring the basics of Zotero - reference and citation management software.
(Megan Clancy)
Jan 17, 2014
How to Create a Plan for RCR Education for Your NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. This presentation will explore the criteria of and recommendations for creating a Responsible Conduct of Research education plan for an NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award application.
(Elizabeth Heitman)
Handout:
2014-01-17.ppt
Jan 10, 2014
Designing Questionnaires
Summary: Exploration of best practices for designing effective questionnaires.
(Mario Davidson)
Handout:
2014-01-10.pdf
Jan 03, 2014
No Workshop - Holiday
Dec 27, 2013
No Workshop - Holiday
Dec 20, 2013
No Workshop - Holiday
Dec 13, 2013
ClinicalTrials.gov: Basics
Summary: An exploratory overview of the clinicaltrials.gov website, submission requirements, and tips for use.
(Cindy Pastern)
Handout:
2013-12-13.pptx
Dec 06, 2013
REDCap Fundamentals
Summary: Basic introduction to REDCap, intended for beginners. Topics include project creation, instrument development, and moving to production status.
(Veida Elliott)
Nov 29, 2013
No Workshop - Holiday
Nov 22, 2013
What the CRC Can Do For You
Summary: Overview of Clinical Research Center services and resources.
(Lynda Lane, MS, RN - Administrative Director, Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2013-11-22.ppt
Nov 15, 2013
Randomization
Summary: An exploration of concepts related to randomization, with particular focus on usage in clinical trials.
(Tatsuki Koyama - Center for Quantitative Sciences)
Handout:
2013-11-15.zip
Nov 08, 2013
Phase I Clinical Trials
Summary: Discussion of phase 1 clinical trials.
(Tatsuki Koyama - Center for Quantitative Sciences)
Handout:
2013-11-08.pdf
Nov 01, 2013
Review of Licensed Drug Resources in the Eskind Biomedical Digital Library
Summary: Exploration of various licensed drug resources available in the Eskind Biomedical Digital Library. Review of training services for these databases.
(Patty Lee, MLS)
Handout:
2013-11-01.pptx
Oct 25, 2013
SMS & IVR: Screening, Recruitment, and Data Collection Simplified.
Summary: Overview of SMS & IVR systems available for your research studies.
(Carlos Orozco)
Handout:
2013-10-25.ppt
Oct 18, 2013
Stress Resilience in Uncertain Times
Summary: Since life surprises us with ups and downs, we need to maintain a lifestyle that allows us to bounce back from these stresses. This talk helps the participant to understand the etiology of stress and formulate a life plan for creating better balance.
(Jim Kendall, LCSW, CEAP)
Oct 11, 2013
Do's and Don'ts of Database Development
Summary: Best practices and common pitfalls learned from years of experience creating massive databases in a variety of software systems. How consulting a biostatistician during development can enhance and protect research. Focus on clinical research in REDCap.
(Sharon Phillips)
Handout:
2013-10-11.pdf
Oct 04, 2013
Planning a Data Collection Strategy
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE - This workshop will explore best practices for developing and implementing a data collection strategy, with special focus on human subjects research.
(Paul Harris, PhD, Director, Office of Research Informatics Operations.)
Sep 27, 2013
The IRB Process
Summary: IRB AND RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE - This workshop will explore the Institutional Review Board (IRB) and discuss types of research and IRB reviews. We will also outline the steps in completing and submitting a research proposal.
(Shannon Simmons)
Handout:
2013-09-27.pptx
Sep 20, 2013
IRBshare: Streamlining IRB Review for Multi-Site Studies
Summary: Exploration of the IRBshare tool, a new shared IRB review model for multi-site studies.
(Emily Sheffer)
Handout:
2013-09-20.pptx
Sep 13, 2013
Managing a Clinical Research Budget
Summary: Introduction of organizational tools for managing budgets. Exploration of billing procedures at Vanderbilt, including areas where money could be removed erroneously (and how to identify/correct it).
(Wendi Mason)
Handout:
2013-09-13.ppt
Sep 06, 2013
Building a Clinical Research Budget
Summary: Exploration of importance and content of a study budget. Introduction of organizational tools for creating budgets. Review of process for getting contract/budget approvals at Vanderbilt.
(Wendi Mason)
Handout:
2013-09-06.ppt
Aug 30, 2013
An Introduction to Reference Manager
Summary: Exploration of Reference Manager software, focusing on basic functionality needed for effective citation management.
(Megan Clancy)
Aug 23, 2013
REDCap 5.5: New Features
Summary: An exploration of new features in REDCap version 5.5, focusing on role-based user rights and piping.
(Veida Elliott)
Handout:
2013-08-23.pdf
Aug 16, 2013
Taking Charge of Your Charge Intention
Summary: Exploration of the new Charge Intention application, used by investigators and research support staff to create a clinical trial billing plan or request an exemption.
(Patricia D. Combs, MSN, RN, CCRP - Clinical Research Budget Consultant, Office of Contracts Management (OCM))
Aug 09, 2013
How to Create an RCR Education Plan for your Fellowship or Career Development Award Application
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. This presentation will explore the criteria of and recommendations for creating a Responsible Conduct of Research education plan for an NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award application.
(Elizabeth Heitman)
Handout:
2013-08-09.zip
Aug 02, 2013
Do You Have the Next Great Idea?
Summary: Overview of the Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization services and departmental activities.
(Janis Elsner)
Handout:
2013-08-02.pptx
Jul 26, 2013
Displaying Your Data
Summary: Exploration of how to interpret graphs and discussion of best practices for generating your own.
(Mario Davidson)
Handout:
2013-07-26.pdf
Jul 19, 2013
What to do about results beyond the target in genetics research
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. Exploration of ethical issues in findings from research studies that are not revealed to research subjects, such as genetic predispositions to disease found from DNA research extractions.
(Ellen Wright Clayton)
Jul 12, 2013
New Uses for ROCKET: HIPAA Complaint Workspaces and Other Developments
Summary: IRB & RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. Exploration of new ROCKET features, including discussion of PHI protections for HIPAA compliance.
(Tara Helmer & Jacqueline Kirby)
Handout:
2013-07-12.pptx
Jul 05, 2013
HOLIDAY - NO WORKSHOP
Jun 28, 2013
Managing Your Training with RATE
Summary: Exploration of the Vanderbilt RATE web portal for managing your training, meeting, and event registrations.
(Michael Johnson)
Handout:
2013-06-28.pptx
Jun 21, 2013
Therapeutic Misconception in Human Subjects Research
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE - Exploration of some common therapeutic misconceptions found in human subjects research.
(Larry R. Churchill)
Handout:
2013-06-21.ppt
Jun 14, 2013
Writing for Publication
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE - Writing tips for getting published, especially for publishing on community research.
(Debra Wujcik)
Handout:
2013-06-14.ppt
Jun 07, 2013
New Enhancements in the Synthetic Derivative and What that Means for the Researcher
Summary: Exploration of exciting new features and functionality in the Synthetic Derivative.
(Jacqueline Kirby)
Handout:
2013-06-07.pptx
May 31, 2013
Tools You Can't Live Without
Summary: A review of time saving data acquisition, management, and collaboration tools available to all researchers.
(Carlos Orozco)
Handout:
2013-05-31.ppt
May 24, 2013
The REDCap Shared Library
Summary: Exploration of the REDCap Shared Library of data collection instruments.
(Veida Elliott)
Handout:
2013-05-24.pdf
May 17, 2013
Navigating the VHRPP DISCOVR-E Web Portal
Summary: An instructional discussion of how to use the DISCOVR-E website.
(Dena Johnson)
May 10, 2013
Conducting a literature review for the IRB Protocol
Summary: Exploration of how to perform a good literature review for an IRB Protocol.
(Shannon Potter)
Handout:
2013-05-10.ppt
May 03, 2013
Writing an IRB Protocol
Summary: Tips and tricks for writing your IRB protocol.
(Jan Zolkower, MSHL, CIP, CCRP)
Handout:
2013-05-03.ppt
Apr 26, 2013
Upcoming Changes to the NIH Public Access Policy: Be Informed, Be Prepared
Summary: Important changes to NIH Open Access Compliance and new researcher responsibilities coming July 1.
(Melissa Stamm - Tara Helmer - Clint Brown)
Handout:
2013-04-26.pptx
Apr 19, 2013
REDCap: Using the Data Quality Module
Summary: 'An exploration of the Data Quality Module, including recent expansion to real-time rule execution.
(Veida Elliott)
Handout:
2013-04-19.pdf
Apr 12, 2013
Flexible Clinical Trials (Interim Analysis)
Summary: 'An exploration of concepts related to interim analysis, with particular focus on usage in clinical trials.
(Tatsuki Koyama)
Handout:
2013-04-12.pdf
Apr 05, 2013
No Workshop
Mar 29, 2013
Stress Resilience
Summary: Since life surprises us with ups and downs, we need to maintain a lifestyle that allows us to bounce back from these stresses. This talk helps the participant to understand the etiology of stress and formulate a life plan for creating better balance.
(Jim Kendall, L CSW, CEAP)
Handout:
2013-03-29.ppt
Mar 22, 2013
Medicare Deemed Clinical Trials: What You Need to Know
Summary: An exploration of Medicare-deemed clinical trials.
(Theresa Shalaby)
Handout:
2013-03-22.pptx
Mar 15, 2013
Budgeting for Clinical Trials
Summary: Discussion of the basics of a clinical trial budget, including common pitfalls. Review of StarBRITE tools related to budget development.
(Carolyn Strickland)
Handout:
2013-03-15.ppt
Mar 08, 2013
Jumpstart your research in 2013: An Overview of VICTR Resources
Summary: Exploration of VICTR resources
(Tara Helmer)
Handout:
2013-03-08.pptx
Mar 01, 2013
Choosing your research project, mentor, and team
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE - Exploration of concepts related to and suggestions for selecting a research project, including choosing a mentor and team members.
(C Michael Stein)
Handout:
2013-03-01.ppt
Feb 22, 2013
How to Create a Plan for RCR Education for your NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. This presentation will explore the criteria of and recommendations for creating a Responsible Conduct of Research education plan for an NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award.
(Elizabeth Heitman)
Handout:
2013-02-22.zip
Feb 15, 2013
Informed Consent: Documentation - Part 3
Summary: IRB (Human Subjects Training) CREDIT AVAILABLE. This three-part series will explore the critical concepts pertaining to informed consent.
(Wendy Lloyd)
Handout:
2013-02-15.pptx
Feb 08, 2013
Informed Consent: The process - Part 2
Summary: IRB (Human Subjects Training) CREDIT AVAILABLE. This three-part series will explore the critical concepts pertaining to informed consent.
(Wendy Lloyd)
Handout:
2013-02-08.pptx
Feb 01, 2013
Informed Consent: The document - Part 1
Summary: IRB (Human Subjects Training) CREDIT AVAILABLE. This three-part series will explore the critical concepts pertaining to informed consent.
(Wendy Lloyd)
Handout:
2013-02-01.pptx
Jan 25, 2013
REDCap 5.0: New Features
Summary: A review of new features in REDCap version 5.0.
(Veida Elliott)
Handout:
2013-01-25.pdf
Jan 18, 2013
Direct Charges to Federal Grants & Contracts Including Effort Reporting
Summary: exploration of what can and cannot be direct charges to federal grants and contracts at Vanderbilt, including discussion of effort reporting
(Steve Todd & James Mizell)
Handout:
2013-01-18.zip
Jan 11, 2013
What is Hypothesis Testing and Why Should I Care What the P-value is?
Summary: Exploration of hypothesis testing and discussion of its value as a statistical tool
(Mario Davidson)
Handout:
2013-01-11.pdf
Jan 04, 2013
Statistical Review of Current Medical Literature
Summary: The group will review and discuss statistical problems with data interpretation in recent published manuscripts and explore why conclusions aren?t necessarily as statistically reliable as the articles themselves might suggest
(Frank E Harrell Jr.)
Dec 28, 2012
No Workshop
Dec 21, 2012
No Workshop
Dec 14, 2012
Organizational strategies for scientists
Summary: Discussion of common experiences of clinical investigators and proven strategies for success.
(Angela Jefferson)
Dec 07, 2012
Grant Process at Vanderbilt
Summary: Exploration of the grant submission process at Vanderbilt.
(Sam Gannon)
Handout:
2012-12-07.pptx
Nov 30, 2012
NIH Reporter & Federal and Non-Federal Grant Resources
Summary: Demonstration of the NIH RePORTER tool (http://report.nih.gov/) and exploration of other federal and non-federal grant resources.
(Helen Naylor)
Handout:
2012-11-30.pptx
Nov 23, 2012
No Workshop
Nov 16, 2012
Conflict of Interest and Commitment
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. Review of conflict of interest policies, procedures, and responsibilities/commitments for Vanderbilt employees.
(Shannon Ontiveros & Christy Hooper)
Handout:
2012-11-16.pptx
Nov 09, 2012
REDCap - IVR - Vital Signs
Summary: Introduction to CRC Data Collection tools available to all investigators, including Interactive Voice Response and ECG/Vital Signs Systems.
(Carlos Orozco)
Handout:
2012-11-09.pptx
Nov 02, 2012
How to Create a Plan for RCR Education for your NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award
Summary: RCR CREDIT AVAILABLE. This presentation will explore the criteria of and recommendations for creating a Responsible Conduct of Research education plan for an NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award.
(Elizabeth Heitman, PhD)
Handout:
2012-11-02.zip
Oct 26, 2012
Subject Locator - A New Approach to Finding Study Participants
Summary: Introduction to VICTR resources: Subject Locator (a study participant recruitment tool), the Data Core's Data Transfer Service (transferring clinical data into REDCap), and the Research Derivative (on-demand requests for clinical data).
(Jon Scherdin)
Handout:
2012-10-26.zip
Oct 19, 2012
The Storyboard Method of Documenting & Driving Your (Present & Future) Research
Summary: Introduction to the Storyboard Method of research planning and implementation.
(Rebecca Sappington, PhD)
Handout:
2012-10-19.pdf
Oct 12, 2012
SharePoint Q&A
(Carlos Orozco)
Oct 05, 2012
Recruitment of Minorities in Clinical Trials: Approaching the Community
Summary: Exploration of recruitment methodology focusing on minorities and minority communities for participation in clinical trials.
(Cyndya Shibao, M.D. & Davalynn Johnson, M.A.)
Handout:
2012-10-05.pdf
Sep 28, 2012
New Developments in ROCKET: Collaborative Web-based Workspaces for Sharing Information and Documents
Summary: Introduction to newest features and functionality in the StarBRITE tool ROCKET, a web-based workspace for collaborative sharing of information and documents.
(Jacqueline Kirby)
Handout:
2012-09-28.pptx
Sep 21, 2012
Statistical Perspective on DSMBs
Summary: Informal group discussion about Data Safety Management Boards, including a strong statistical perspective on lessons learned/best practices for creating a solid Data Safety Management plan.
(Frank Harrell)
Handout:
2012-09-21.zip
Sep 14, 2012
CORE Services of the Survey Research Shared Resource
(John White)
Handout:
2012-09-14.pptx
Sep 07, 2012
Guidelines to Data Collection and Data Entry
(Theresa Scott)
Handout:
2012-09-07.pdf
Aug 31, 2012
Effective Medical Literature Searching
(Marcia Epelbaum & Sandi Martin)
Handout:
2012-08-31.ppt
Aug 24, 2012
REDCap: The New Randomization Module
(Theresa Scott)
Handout:
2012-08-24.pptx
Aug 17, 2012
Randomization in Clinical Trials
(Tatsuki Koyama)
Handout:
2012-08-17.zip
Aug 10, 2012
Creating Effective & Visually Attractive Scientific Posters: Making People Stop
(Mario Davidson)
Handout:
2012-08-10.pdf
Aug 03, 2012
Fabrication and Falsification of Data, and Plagiarism: A Lesson in Avoiding Research Misconduct
(Lauren Solberg, JD, MTS - Meharry Medical College)
Handout:
2012-08-03.pptx
Jul 27, 2012
How to Create an RCR Education Plan for your Fellowship or Career Development Award Application
(Elizabeth Heitman, PhD - Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society, Vanderbilt University Medical Center)
Handout:
2012-07-27.zip
Jul 20, 2012
Citation Management using EndNote
(Patty Lee - EBL Clinical Librarian)
Handout:
2012-07-20.pptx
Jul 13, 2012
Recruiting with Research Match and Social Media
(Laurie Lebo)
Handout:
2012-07-13.pptx
Jul 06, 2012
TBA
(TBA)
Jun 29, 2012
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative
(Melissa Basford)
Handout:
2012-06-29.ppt
Jun 22, 2012
VICTR Funding & Review Process
(Lesa R. Black)
Handout:
2012-06-22.pptx
Jun 15, 2012
Research and Quality Improvement
(Michael Cull)
Handout:
2012-06-15.pptx
Jun 08, 2012
Translating Science into Action in Community Settings
(Shari Barkin, M.D., MSHS)
Handout:
2012-06-08.ppt
Jun 01, 2012
Where to Start When Designing a Research Project: Part II
(Mario Davidson)
Handout:
2012-06-01.pdf
May 25, 2012
Where to Start when Designing a Research Project: Part I
(Mario Davidson)
Handout:
2012-05-25.pdf
May 18, 2012
How to respond to reviewers and how to review a clinical research journal manuscript
(Dr. Michael Stein)
Handout:
2012-05-18.ppt
May 11, 2012
How to publish your clinical research paper
(Dr. Michael Stein)
Handout:
2012-05-11.ppt
May 04, 2012
Are you Transparent? Everything you ever wanted to know about ClinicalTrials.gov compliance
(Laurie Lebo)
Handout:
2012-05-04.zip
Apr 27, 2012
Submitting studies to the IRB
(Anthony Medure - Vanderbilt HRPP)
Handout:
2012-04-27.ppt
Apr 20, 2012
Research shared resources and core facilities at Vanderbilt
(Susan Meyn - VUMC)
Handout:
2012-04-20.pptx
Apr 13, 2012
So you want to work in the community: What the Meharry-Vanderbilt Community Engaged Research Core can do for you
(Yvonne Joosten & Tiffany L. Israel)
Handout:
2012-04-13.pdf
Apr 06, 2012
VICTR Resources: ROCKET and the Research Derivative
(Tara Helmer & Michael Assink)
Handout:
2012-04-06.ppt
Mar 30, 2012
Budgeting for Clinical Trials
(Carolyn Strickland - OCM, VUMC)
Handout:
2012-03-30.ppt
Mar 23, 2012
Art and Science of Drug discovery and development
(Theodore F. Reiss, M.D.)
Handout:
2012-03-23.ppt
Mar 16, 2012
An Introduction to Experimental Designs in Biological and Clinical Settings
(Vincent Agboto - Meharry Medical College)
Handout:
2012-03-16.ppt
Mar 09, 2012
Writing a Budget
(Wendi R. Mason)
Handout:
2012-03-09.ppt
Mar 02, 2012
Managing a Budget
(Wendi R. Mason)
Handout:
2012-03-02.ppt
Feb 24, 2012
Get CLUed into VICTR services and support (Collaborative space, Letters of Support, Uber app)
(Alecia Malin Fair & Paul Harris - Vanderbilt University)
Handout:
2012-02-24.pptx
Feb 17, 2012
BioVU, Vanderbilt's DNA Databank
(Erica Bowton - VITCR - Program Manager)
Handout:
2012-02-17.pptx
Feb 10, 2012
REDCap Series II: What's New, What's Next, and What you Never Knew
(Veida Elliott - Office of Research)
Handout:
2012-02-10.pdf
Feb 03, 2012
REDCap Series I: A Beginner's Guide to Project Creation
(Veida Elliott - Office of Research)
Handout:
2012-02-03.pdf
Jan 27, 2012
OMIM: What's New and What Can it Do for You
Summary: (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man)
(Helen Naylor)
Handout:
2012-01-27.pptx
Jan 20, 2012
Translation Science in Complex Systems
(David Schlundt - Department of Psychology)
Handout:
2012-01-20.pptx
Jan 13, 2012
Investigator Responsibilities for Research
(Jan Zolkower, MSHL, CIP, CCRP)
Handout:
2012-01-13.pptx
Jan 06, 2012
Effort Reporting
(Steve Todd & James Mizell - School of Medicine)
Handout:
2012-01-06.pptx
Dec 30, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
Dec 26, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
Dec 23, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
Dec 19, 2011
Dec 16, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Navigating Vanderbilt's Grant Process
(Sam Gannon - Office of Grants and Contracts Management)
Dec 12, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Dec 09, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
A PEER Demo and Q&A
(Chris Renner - Office of Grants and Contracts Management)
Dec 05, 2011
Dec 02, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Clinical Trial Series, Session III: Interim Analysis
(Dr. Tatsuki Koyama - Department of Biostatistics)
Nov 28, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Nov 25, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
Nov 21, 2011
Nov 18, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Industry-supported Clinical Research: Aligning scientific interests and financial issues
(Dr. Italo Biaggioni, Clinical Pharmacology)
Nov 14, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Nov 11, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Clinical Trial Series, Session II: Randomization
(Dr. Tatsuki Koyama - Department of Biostatistics)
Nov 07, 2011
Nov 04, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Medicare Deemed Clinical Trials: What You Need to Know
(Theresa Shalaby, MSN, RN, CCRP - Department of Finance, Clinical Enterprise)
Oct 31, 2011
Oct 28, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Constructing Scientific & Statistical Graphs
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 24, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Oct 21, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Clinical Trial Series, Session I: Trial Design
(Dr. Fei Ye - Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 17, 2011
Oct 14, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
What Research Support Services (RSS) Can Do For You
(Terri Edwards, Research Services Consultant, RSS)
Oct 10, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Oct 07, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to Survey Research Shared Resource Services
(Sara Hollis, MA - Survey Research Shared Resource)
Oct 03, 2011
Sep 30, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Bayesian statistical analysis: A gentle introduction
(Chris Fonnesbeck, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 26, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Sep 23, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
The Storyboard Method of Documenting & Driving Your (Present & Future) Research
(Rebecca Sappington, PhD - Dept. Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Dept. Pharmacology and Neuroscience Training Faculty)
Sep 19, 2011
Sep 16, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Informed Consent Series, Session III: Documentation
Summary: This session is approved for IRB (Human Subjects Training) Credit
(Wendy Lloyd, BA, LPN, CCRP, CIP - Vanderbilt Human Research Protection Program)
Handout:
2011-09-16.pptx
Sep 12, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Sep 09, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Informed Consent Series, Session II: The Process
Summary: This session is approved for IRB (Human Subjects Training) Credit
(Wendy Lloyd, BA, LPN, CCRP, CIP - Vanderbilt Human Research Protection Program)
Handout:
2011-09-09.pptx
Sep 05, 2011
Sep 02, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Informed Consent Series, Session I: The Document
(Wendy Lloyd, BA, LPN, CCRP, CIP - Vanderbilt Human Research Protection Program)
Handout:
2011-09-02.pptx
Aug 29, 2011
Aug 26, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How to Register Your Clinical Trial: An overview of clinicaltrials.gov
Summary: NOTE: Significant changes to the process in the past have been implemented. Attend to find out more.
(Laurie Lebo - Human Research Protection Program)
Aug 22, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Aug 19, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative - a de-identified clinical data repository
(Melissa Basford, MBA - Office of Personalized Medicine)
Aug 15, 2011
Aug 12, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Where to Start When Designing a Research Project: Part II
(Mario Davidson, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2011-08-12.pdf
Aug 08, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Aug 05, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Where to Start When Designing a Research Project: Part I
(Mario Davidson, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2011-08-05.pdf
Aug 01, 2011
Jul 29, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
SharePoint - Everything you need to share, collaborate, and manage your study team seamlessly
(Carlos Orozco, BS - CRC Informatics)
Jul 25, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Jul 22, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Most Common Statistical Errors
(Dr. Frank Harrell, Chair - Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 18, 2011
Jul 15, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Guidelines to Data Collection & Data Entry
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 11, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Jul 08, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Intervention vs.Observational Trials: A Brief Introduction
(Cathy Jenkins, M.S. - Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 04, 2011
HOLIDAY
Jul 01, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
NO WORKSHOP
Jun 27, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Jun 24, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Basics and Beyond: Displaying Your Data
(Mario Davidson, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 20, 2011
Jun 17, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Creating Effective & Visually Attractive Scientific Posters: Making People Stop
(Mario Davidson, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 13, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Jun 10, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Understanding P-values
(Mario Davidson, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 06, 2011
Jun 03, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to ResearchMatch.org: A Web-based Recruitment Tool
(Laurie Lebo - Human Research Protection Program)
May 30, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
May 27, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Sample Size Planning, Calculation, and Justification
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
May 23, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
May 20, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How to Create a Plan for RCR Education for your NIH Fellowship or Career Development Award
(Elizabeth Heitman, PhD, Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society)
Handout:
2011-05-20.pdf
May 16, 2011
May 13, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Writing a Paper for Publication
(Vivian Siegel, Research Professor - Department of Medicine)
Handout:
2011-05-13.pdf
May 09, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
May 06, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Techniques for Improved Biomedical Literature Searching
(Monica Bafetti - Eskind Biomedical Library)
May 02, 2011
Apr 29, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Interactive Surveys, Gathering & Disseminating Data - How your study can benefit from this CRC Resource
(Carlos Orozco, BS - Clinical Research Center Informatics)
Handout:
2011-04-29.ppt
Apr 25, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Apr 22, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Understanding Statistical Thinking & Available Biostatistics Resources
Summary: Click here to access Dr. Harrell's presentation
(Dr. Frank Harrell, Chair - Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 18, 2011
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Apr 15, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Survival/Failure Time Analysis in Clinical Research
(Zhiguo Zhao, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 11, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Apr 08, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How to manage a clinical trials budget
(Wendi Mason - Interstitial Lung Disease Coordinator, Allergy/Pulmonary & Critical Care Med Division)
Handout:
2011-04-08.ppt
Apr 04, 2011
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Apr 01, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to BioVU: Vanderbilt's DNA Repository
(Erica Bowton, PhD - Program Manager, BioVU)
Handout:
2011-04-01.pptx
Mar 28, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Mar 25, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How to Register Your Clinical Trial: An overview of clinicaltrials.gov
(Laurie Lebo - Human Research Protection Program)
Mar 21, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Mar 18, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How to build a clinical trials budget
(Wendi Mason - Interstitial Lung Disease Coordinator, Allergy/Pulmonary & Critical Care Med Division)
Handout:
2011-03-18.ppt
Mar 14, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Mar 11, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
What the Vanderbilt Shared Core Facilities can do for you
(Susan Meyn - Assistant Director, Research Core Facilities)
Handout:
2011-03-11.ppt
Mar 07, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Mar 04, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How the CRC Can Help You With Your Research
(Lynda Lane, MS, RN - Administrative Director, Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2011-03-04.ppt
Feb 28, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Feb 25, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Email Security & Encryption - how to stay protected
Summary: An overview of best practices and the tools available for secure data collaboration
(Carlos Orozco - CRC Informatics)
Feb 21, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
Feb 18, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap Survey: Recent changes
(Janey Wang - Office of Research Informatics)
Feb 14, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Feb 11, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How to Apply for VICTR/CRC Resources
(Lesa Black, PhD - Scientific Review Analyst II, VICTR)
Feb 04, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
An Overview of VICTR and StarBRITE
(Tara Helmer - Research Support Serv)
Jan 31, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Jan 28, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Getting the most out of the new research digital library
(Rachel Walden - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2011-01-28.docx
Jan 24, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Jan 21, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How to Manage Citations and Create Bibliographies with EndNote
(Monica Bafetti - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2011-01-21.docx
Jan 17, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
Jan 14, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap: Changes in version 4.0
(Rob Taylor - Office of Research Informatics)
Jan 10, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Jan 07, 2011
9:00 - 10:00
How to Interpret Scientific & Statistical Graphs
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Jan 03, 2011
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Dec 31, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Dec 27, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Dec 24, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Dec 20, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Dec 17, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
No meeting - Rescheduled for 2011
Dec 13, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Dec 10, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to publish your clinical research paper
(Dr. Michael Stein - Clinical Pharmacology)
Dec 06, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Dec 03, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap: A New Database Tool Electronically Capturing Your Research Study's Data
(Janey Wang - Office of Research Informatics)
Nov 29, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Nov 26, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Nov 22, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Nov 19, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Survival Snafus: Recognizing and Solving Common Complications in Survival Analysis
(Elizabeth Koehler, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Nov 15, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Nov 12, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to Apply for VICTR/CRC Resources
(Lesa Black, PhD - Scientific Review Analyst II, VICTR)
Nov 08, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Nov 05, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to BioVU: Vanderbilt's DNA biorepository
(Erica Bowton, PhD - Program Manager, BioVU)
Oct 29, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Survival/Failure Time Analysis in Clinical Research
(Zhiguo Zhao, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 25, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Oct 22, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to ResearchMatch.org: A Web-based Recruitment Tool
(Dr. Laurie Lebo - Research Support Services) (Lara Brotheim - Program Coordinator, VICTR)
Oct 18, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Oct 15, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative - a de-identified clinical data repository
(Melissa Basford, MBA - Office of Personalized Medicine)
Oct 11, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
Oct 08, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Choosing your research project, mentor, and team
(Dr. Michael Stein - Clinical Pharmacology)
Oct 04, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Oct 01, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
FACTR: The New Budget Cost Template for Clinical Trials
(Sandy Greeno - Research Billing Compliance Specialist, Dept of Finance-Academic & Research Enterprise)
Sep 27, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Sep 24, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap: A New Database Tool Electronically Capturing Your Research Study's Data
(Janey Wang - Office of Research Informatics)
Handout:
2010-09-24.pptx
Sep 20, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Sep 17, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
An Overview of VICTR and StarBRITE
(Tara Helmer - Research Support Services)
Sep 13, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Sep 10, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Survey Research Shared Resources
(Sara Hollis, MA - Program Manager, Survey Research Shared Resources)
Sep 06, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday
Sep 03, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Clinical Trial Series, Session III: Interim Analysis
(Dr. Tatsuki Koyama - Department of Biostatistics)
Aug 30, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Aug 27, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Clinical Trial Series, Session II: Randomization
(Dr. Fei Ye - Department of Biostatistics)
Aug 23, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Aug 20, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Clinical Trial Series, Session I: Trial Design
(Dr. Yu Shyr - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2010-08-20.pdf
Aug 16, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Aug 13, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to build a clinical trials budget
(Wendi Mason - Interstitial Lung Disease Coordinator, Allergy/Pulmonary & Critical Care Med Division)
Handout:
2010-08-13.ppt
Aug 09, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Aug 06, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction ot BioVU: Vanderbilt's DNA biorepository
(Erica Bowton, PhD - Program Manager, BioVU)
Aug 02, 2010
10:00 - 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Jul 30, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
What Research Support Services (RSS) Can Do For You
(Terri Edwards, Research Services Consultant, RSS)
Jul 23, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to Register Your Clinical Trial: An overview of clinicaltrials.gov
(Laurie Lebo - Research Services Consultant II, Human Research Protection Program (HRPP))
Handout:
2010-07-23.ppt
Jul 16, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative - a de-identified clinical data repository
(Melissa Basford, MBA - Office of Personalized Medicine)
Jul 09, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Biostatistics: Types of Data Analysis
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 02, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Biostatistics & Research
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 25, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap: A New Database Tool Electronically Capturing Your Research Study's Data
(Janey Wang - Office of Research Informatics)
Jun 18, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
The Storyboard Method of Data Management
(Rebecca Sappington, PhD, Dept. Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Dept. Pharmacology and Neuroscience Training Faculty)
Handout:
2010-06-18.pdf
Jun 11, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to Apply for VICTR/CRC Resources
(Lesa Black, PhD - Scientific Review Analyst II, VICTR)
Handout:
2010-06-11.ppt
Jun 04, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Investigator Resources: Methodological Cores for Public Health Research
Summary: T2 research encompasses projects that are moving along a continuum from clinical application to the development or implementation of policy changes or institutional change meant to improve population health outcomes.
(Leslie Boone, MPH, Translational Research Coordinator, VICTR)
May 31, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
"" HOLIDAY ""
May 28, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to create a plan for RCR education in your career development award proposal
(Elizabeth Heitman, PhD, Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society)
Handout:
2010-05-28.ppt
May 24, 2010
10:00 – 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
May 21, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How the CRC Can Help You With Your Research
(Lynda Lane, MS, RN - Administrative Director, Clinical Research Center)
May 17, 2010
10:00 – 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
May 14, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Sample Size Planning, Calculation, and Justification
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
May 10, 2010
10:00 – 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
May 07, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
What the Vanderbilt Shared Core Facilities can do for you
(Susan Meyn - Assistant Director, Research Core Facilities)
May 03, 2010
10:00 – 11:00
VICTR Clinic
Summary: VICTR application support, Q&A, and guide to the StarBRITE Website.
Apr 30, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
What is Hypothesis Testing and Why Should I Care What the P-value is?
(Mario Davidson, PhD, Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 23, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
An Overview of VICTR and StarBRITE
(Tara Helmer - Research Support Services)
Apr 16, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative - a de-identified clinical data repository
(Melissa Basford, MBA - Office of Personalized Medicine)
Handout:
2010-04-16.ppt
Apr 09, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to BioVU: Vanderbilt's DNA biorepository
(Erica Bowton, PhD - Program Manager, BioVU)
Apr 02, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Creating Effective & Visually Attractive Scientific Posters: Making People Stop
(Mario Davidson, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2010-04-02.pdf
Mar 26, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap: A New Database Tool Electronically Capturing Your Research Study's Data
(Janey Wang - Office of Research Informatics)
Mar 19, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap Survey: A New Data Management Tool for Creating and Administering Public Surveys
(Janey Wang - Office of Research Informatics)
Mar 12, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Questionnaire Design
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Mar 05, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Biostatistics Clinic
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Feb 26, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Submitting Your Study to the IRB
(Tony Medure, MA, CIP, RAC - Institutional Review Board, Process Improvement Team)
Handout:
2010-02-26.ppt
Feb 19, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to retrieve full text of journal articles
(Jennifer Lyon - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2010-02-19.ppt
Feb 12, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to interpret scientific & statistical graphs
(Theresa A Scott, MS Department of Biostatistics)
Feb 05, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
How to Manage Citations and Create Bibliographies With EndNote
(Monica Bafetti - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2010-02-05.doc
Jan 29, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Intervention vs.Observational Trials: A Brief Introduction
(Cathy A Jenkins, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2010-01-29.ppt
Jan 22, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Techniques for Improved Biomedical Literature Searching
(Jennifer A Lyon, MS, MLIS Clinical and Bioinformatics Librarian - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2010-01-22.ppt
Jan 15, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative - a de-identified clinical data repository
(Melissa Basford, MBA - Office of Personalized Medicine)
Jan 08, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
Guidelines to Data Collection & Data Entry
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Jan 01, 2010
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Dec 25, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Dec 18, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to respond to reviewers and how to review a clinical research journal manuscript
(Dr. Michael Stein - Clinical Pharmacology)
Dec 11, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to publish your clinical research paper
(Dr. Michael Stein - Clinical Pharmacology)
Dec 04, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Problems with using Microsoft Excel for Statistics
(Theresa A Scott, MS Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2009-12-04.pdf
Nov 27, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Nov 20, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap - Introducing the REDCap Consortium Shared Library Project REDCap
(Development Team, VICTR)
Nov 13, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
VICTR/CRC Resources and Application Process
(Shraddha Nigavekar, PhD. - Scientific Review Analyst III, VICTR)
Nov 06, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Questionnaire Design
(Theresa A Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 30, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to interpret scientific & statistical graphs
(Theresa A Scott, MS Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 23, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Monitoring Committees Turn 21
Summary: A Data Monitoring Committee (DMC), sometimes called a Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB), is an independent group of experts who monitor patient safety and treatment efficacy data while a clinical trial is ongoing. We will discuss their history ove
(Jay Herson, PhD - Johns Hopkins University)
Oct 16, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative - a de-identified clinical data repository
(Melissa Basford, MBA - Office of Personalized Medicine)
Oct 09, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Techniques for Improved Biomedical Literature Searching
(Jennifer A. Lyon, MS, MLIS - Clinical and Bioinformatics Librarian, Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2009-10-09.ppt
Oct 02, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to large-scale study data management using SAS
(Jimmy Ardiansyah, MS - Office of Research Informatics)
Handout:
2009-10-02.pdf
Sep 25, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap - New Functions (Participant Scheduling, Study Calendars and Data Dictionary Workflow)
(REDCap Development Team, VICTR)
Sep 18, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to New Research Resources: BioBase and Springer Protocols
(Jennifer A. Lyon, MS, MLIS - Clinical and Bioinformatics Librarian, Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2009-09-18.doc
Sep 11, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to build a clinical trials budget
(Wendi Mason - Interstitial Lung Disease Coordinator, Allergy/Pulmonary & Critical Care Med Division)
Sep 04, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to get VICTR CRC support
(Lynda Lane, MS, RN - Administrative Director, Clinical Research Center)
Aug 28, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Submitting Your Study to the IRB
(Tony Medure, MA, CIP, RAC - Institutional Review Board, Process Improvement Team)
Handout:
2009-08-28.ppt
Aug 21, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Overview and use of national health databases
(Melissa McPheeters, PhD, MPH, Institute for Medicine and Public Health)
Handout:
2009-08-21.zip
Aug 14, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to Choosing Higher Quality Graphics, with Demonstrations in R
(JoAnn Alvarez, Li Wang, and Pengcheng Lu - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2009-08-14.pdf
Aug 07, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative - a de-identified clinical data repository
( Melissa Basford, MBA - Office of Personalized Medicine)
Jul 31, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Interim Analysis
(Dr. Tatsuki Koyama - Department of Biostatistics )
Handout:
2009-07-31.pdf
Jul 24, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Biostatistics: Types of Data Analysis
(Theresa A Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 17, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Randomization
(Dr. Fei Ye - Department of Biostatistics )
Jul 10, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Trial Design
(Dr. Yu Shyr - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2009-07-10.pdf
Jul 03, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Jun 26, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to the Synthetic Derivative - a de-identified clinical data repository
( Melissa Basford, MBA - Office of Personalized Medicine)
Jun 19, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Sample Size Planning, Calculation, and Justification
(Jennifer Thompson - Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 12, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Getting the Most out of the New Research Digital Library
(Rachel R. Walden, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Jun 05, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to Conduct a Literature Review
(Mario Davidson - Department of Biostatistics)
May 29, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Data Collection & Data Entry
(Theresa A Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
May 22, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
New Informatics Tools for Clinical and Translational Research Studies
(Rob Taylor - Office of Research Informatics)
May 15, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Intervention vs.Observational Trials: A Brief Introduction
(Cathy A Jenkins - Department of Biostatistics)
May 08, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Picking a Research Problem
(Sharon Phillips - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2009-05-08.pdf
May 01, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to search for information on genetic variations (SNPs)
(Jennifer Lyon - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2009-05-01.ppt
Apr 24, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Writing an IRB Protocol Part 2
(Jan Zolkower & Shannon Potter - Institutional Review Board)
Apr 17, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
The Discovery and Application of Science in Community-Settings: The Rationale, The Approach and The Resources
Summary: This presentation will review the rationale and examples of research conducted in clinical and community settings (T2 research). Additionally, Vanderbilt-based resources to support T2 research will be discussed.
(Shari Barkin, MD, MSHS - Division of General Pediatrics)
Apr 10, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Writing an IRB Protocol Part 1
(Jan Zolkower & Shannon Potter - Institutional Review Board)
Handout:
2009-04-10.ppt
Apr 03, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Biostatistician: A Researchers best friend
(Sharon Phillips, MSPH - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2009-04-03.pdf
Mar 27, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to Begin Using Stata
(Lisa Kaltenbach - Department of Biostatistics)
Mar 20, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to Request VICTR/CTSA Resources – Today and Tomorrow
(Jennifer Adams – VICTR Scientific Review Committee)
Mar 13, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to use PivotTables & PivotCharts and Macros in Microsoft Excel
Summary: Microsoft Excel 2003
(Theresa Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Mar 06, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to Graph Charts in Microsoft Excel
Summary: Microsoft Excel 2003
(Theresa Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Feb 27, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to work with Formulas & Functions in Microsoft Excel
Summary: Microsoft Excel 2003
(Theresa Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Feb 20, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Microsoft Excel: The Basics
Summary: Microsoft Excel 2003
(Theresa Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Feb 13, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
StarBRITE MyResearch Module: Combining Data to Support Research Teams
(Jonathan Swafford, Jim Zhang, Paul Harris)
Handout:
2009-02-13.pdf
Feb 06, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
An Overview of Exempt Research
(Robert W. Green, BA, CIP - Institutional Review Board)
Handout:
2009-02-06.zip
Jan 30, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
A Review of New Electronic Submission Tools For Use In Requesting VICTR Funding Support
(Dr. Shraddha Nigavekar, Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research)
Jan 23, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Poisson methods
(Lisa Kaltenbach - Department of Biostatistics)
Jan 16, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
Vanderbilt's Synthetic Derivative Project: De-Identified Medical Record Data For Research Utilization
(Melissa Basford, Jay Cowan - Office of Research Informatics)
Jan 09, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
StarBRITE - New Application Modules for Research Studies
Summary: NA
(Paul A Harris, PhD - Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Jan 02, 2009
9:00 - 10:00
!!! Holiday - No Workshop !!!
Dec 26, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday -- "No Workshop"
Dec 19, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Research Subject Recruitment - Leveraging Institutional Resources
(Lynne Hutchison, Director of Communications - School of Medicine)
Dec 12, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to ROC Curves
(Jeffrey Blume, Ph.D. - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-12-12.zip
Dec 05, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Manage Citations and Create Bibliographies With EndNote
(Monica Bafetti - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2008-12-05.zip
Nov 28, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday -- "No Workshop"
Nov 21, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to use online clinical genetics resources
(Jennifer Lyon - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Nov 14, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Intervention vs.Observational Trials: A Brief Introduction
(Cathy Jenkins, M.S. - Department of Biostatistics)
Nov 07, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Vanderbilt’s StarBRITE Researcher Portal – Status Report and Future Plans
(Paul A. Harris, Ph.D. - Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Oct 31, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Trick and Treats in Finding Clinical Research Support
(Lynda Lane, MS, RN - Administrative Director, Clinical Research Center)
Oct 24, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to Creating Web Pages Using Dreamweaver
(Sachin Paranjape - Clinical Pharmacology)
Oct 17, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap Survey: A New Data Management Tool for Creating and Administering Public Surveys
(Rob Taylor - Office of Research Informatics)
Oct 10, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Design a Project
(Mario A. Davidson, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 03, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to the FDA
(Satish R. Raj, MD, MSCI - Clinical Pharmacology)
Handout:
2008-10-03.ppt
Sep 26, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Photoshop CS3 Slices - Turning your images into Web Pages
(Carlos Orozco - Clinical Research Center)
Sep 19, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
What is Hypothesis Testing and Why Should I Care What the P-value is?
(Mario A. Davidson, PhD - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 12, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Important Statistical Concepts
(Theresa Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 05, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Deciphering NIH Public Access Compliance plus EBL’s Bioinformation Evidence Consult Services
(Rachel Walden, Annette Williams, and Jennifer Lyon - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Aug 29, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to retrieve full text of journal articles
(Jennifer Lyon - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2008-08-29.ppt
Aug 22, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Generalized Estimating Equations (GEE) Part-2
(Lisa Kaltenbach - Department of Biostatistics)
Aug 15, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Questionnaire Design
(Theresa Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Aug 08, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Generalized Estimating Equations (GEE)
(Lisa Kaltenbach - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-08-08.zip
Aug 01, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Creating a Poster
(Dr. Mario Davidson - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-08-01.pdf
Jul 25, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Computer Literacy 101
(Carlos Orozco - Clinical Research Center)
Jul 18, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Encryption and email security
(Carlos Orozco - Clinical Research Center)
Jul 11, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
LaTeX
(Theresa Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 04, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Holiday -- "No Workshop"
Jun 27, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
The Nuts and Bolts of Clinical Trial Registration
(Alice Owens-Gatlin - Research Support Services)
Jun 20, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Encryption and Email Security
(Carlos Orozco - Clinical Research Center)
Jun 13, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Guidelines to Data Collection & Data Entry
(Theresa Scott - Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 06, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Using MS Outlook 2007
(Carlos Orozco - Clinical Research Center)
May 30, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Leverage Institutional Resources
(Lynda Lane - Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2008-05-30.ppt
May 23, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Exploring the utility and workflow of a web-based electronic document repository for your research project
(Dr. Paul Harris - Department of Biomedical Informatics)
May 16, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
No CRC Workshop due to construction work
May 09, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to use orthogonal decomposition to deal with correlated errors in measurement error correction
(Dr. Chang Yu - Department of Biostatistics)
May 02, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to calculate sample size for a clinical research project (Part II)
(Dr. Ayumi Shintani - Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 25, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to calculate sample size for a clinical research project
(Dr. Ayumi Shintani - Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 18, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
Building your poster with PowerPoint and Adobe
(Carlos Orozco - Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2008-04-18.ppt
Apr 11, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Use Propensity Score Analysis
(Lisa Kaltenbach - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-04-11.pdf
Apr 04, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
REDCap - New tools to help with research electronic data capture for your research study
(Dr. Paul Harris, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Mar 28, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
StarBRITE - A new web portal for Vanderbilt and Meharry researchers
(Dr. Paul Harris, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Mar 21, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Use R, Sweave, and LaTeX for Reproducible Research
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-03-21.pdf
Mar 14, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to determine the appropriate IRB application(s) for your research study
(Julie Ozier and Denise Roe, Institutional Review Board)
Handout:
2008-03-14.ppt
Mar 07, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to De-identify Data
(Xulei Liu, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-03-07.pdf
Feb 29, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Use the “Confidence Interval Analysis” Software
(Daniel Byrne - Department of Biostatistics)
Feb 22, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Use PivotTable + PivotChart Reports and Macros in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-02-22.pdf
Feb 15, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Create Graphs in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-02-15.pdf
Feb 08, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Use Formulas and Functions in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-02-08.pdf
Feb 01, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Begin Using Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-02-01.pdf
Jan 25, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Maintain Responsible Conduct in Research - Part 2 - Human Subjects and Animal Welfare
(Lauren Solberg - Vanderbilt Law School)
Handout:
2008-01-25.ppt
Jan 18, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Maintain Responsible Conduct in Research - Part 1 - Scientific Misconduct, Publication Practices, and Responsible Authorship
(Lauren Solberg - Vanderbilt Law School)
Handout:
2008-01-18.ppt
Jan 11, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to improve your science writing
(Lynne Hutchison - Director of Communications, School of Medicine)
Handout:
2008-01-11.ppt
Jan 04, 2008
9:00 - 10:00
How to Design a Questionnaire
(Cathy A. Jenkins - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2008-01-04.ppt
Dec 28, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
(Holiday - No Workshop)
Dec 21, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to build a web-based database for your study in one day (or less)
(Dr. Paul Harris, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Dec 14, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a nutritional component to your clinical research project
(Dr. Maciej Buchowski - General Clinical Research Center)
Dec 07, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to navigate the IRB process
(Dr. Todd Rice, Allergy/Pulmonary & Critical Care Med Division)
Nov 30, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to do a Bayesian Continual Assessment Method of Assigning Doses to Patients - A gentle introduction by way of example
(Dr. Rafe Donahue - Department of Biostatistics)
Nov 23, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
(Holiday - No Workshop)
Nov 16, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to maximize utilization of Vanderbilt Core Facilities
(John Manning, Office of Research)
Nov 09, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
Grant review from the perspective of a study section (Dr. Nancy Brown)
--- AND ---
Getting your grant out the door (Dr. Glenna Osborn)

(Dr. Nancy Brown + Dr. Glenna Osborn)
Nov 02, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
Sutton's Law of Grant Writing (Dr. Nancy Brown)
--- AND ---
Sources of funding for epidemiology/outcomes research (Dr. Bob Dittus)

(Dr. Nancy Brown + Dr. Bob Dittus)
Oct 26, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to do Power & Sample Size Calculation - Part 2
(Dr. William Dupont - Biostatistics Department)
Handout:
2007-10-26.ppt
Oct 19, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to do Power & Sample Size Calculation - Part 1
(Dr. William Dupont - Biostatistics Department)
Handout:
2007-10-19.ppt
Oct 12, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
What can VICTR (Vanderbilt Institute for Clinical and Translational Research) Do for You?
(Lynda Lane - Clinical Research Center)
Oct 05, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to Write a Basic Research Manuscript
(Vivian Siegel, Research Professor - Department of Medicine)
Handout:
2007-10-05.zip
Sep 28, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to respond to reviewers and how to review a clinical research journal manuscript
(Dr. Michael Stein - Clinical Pharmacology)
Sep 21, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to publish your clinical research paper
(Dr. Michael Stein - Clinical Pharmacology)
Sep 14, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to Interact with Professional Medical Journal Editors
(Vivian Siegel, Research Professor - Department of Medicine)
Sep 07, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Bayesian methods in clinical research
(Leena Choi, Department of Biostatistics)
Aug 31, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How the CRC can help you with your research
(Lynda Lane - Clinical Research Center)
Aug 24, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to pick the right technology and methods for data security and encryption
(Carlos Orozco, Clinical Research Center)
Aug 17, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to find funding for your research
(Lynne Hutchison, Office of Research)
Handout:
2007-08-17.ppt
Aug 10, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to prepare a research budget
(Janet Fry - Office of Research)
Aug 03, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to study medical devices (Secondary Uses for the Nintendo Wii)
(Dr. Thomas L. Davis, Department of Neurology)
Jul 27, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to Become a Great Clinical Investigator
(Dr. David Robertson, Clinical Research Center)
Jul 20, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to create informative tables and graphics
(Dr. Frank Harrell, Chair - Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 13, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to Assess Synergy in a Clinical Research Project
(Dan Ayers - Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 06, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to brainstorm, visualize and organize ideas using OpenMind mind mapping software (now free with VU site-license)
(Rob Taylor, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2007-07-06.ppt
Jun 29, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to build a web-based database for your study in one day (or less)
(Dr. Paul Harris, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Jun 22, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Science Citation Index and PubMed to Maximize Your Literature Search
(Jennifer Lyon, Eskind Biomedical Library)
Handout:
2007-06-22.zip
Jun 15, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to Prepare for an Ethics Review of International Studies
(Panel Discussion - Costa Rican IRB Directors)
Handout:
2007-06-15.zip
Jun 08, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to measure the impact of intervention
(Dr. Carlos Grijalva, Department of Preventive Medicine)
Jun 01, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to begin using Stata
(Lisa Kaltenbach, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2007-06-01.ppt
May 25, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
PivotTable and PivotChart Reports, and Macros in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
May 18, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
Graphing Charts in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
May 11, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
Formulas and Functions in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
May 04, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
The Basics of Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 27, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to understand and apply mixed-effect models
(Deming Mi, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2007-04-27.pdf
Apr 20, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to use and interpret output from the imaging software SPM
(Dr. Victoria L. Morgan, Department of Radiology)
Apr 13, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to plan and implement an imaging study
(Dr. Brian Byrd, Clinical Pharmacology)
Handout:
2007-04-13.ppt
Apr 06, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
Choosing the best items: A practical guide to psychometrics
(Dr. Warren Lambert, Center for Evaluation and Program Improvement)
Handout:
2007-04-06.ppt
Mar 30, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to and Where to turn for clinical research education at Vanderbilt
(Gail Mayo, Research Support Services)
Mar 23, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to handle serial or longitudinal data
(Dr. Frank Harrell, Chair - Department of Biostatistics)
Mar 16, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How Young Faculty Can Avoid Common Pitfalls in Academic Life
(Dr. David Robertson, CRC Program Director)
Handout:
2007-03-16.ppt
Mar 09, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to plan a genetic epidemiology study at Vanderbilt University
(Dr. Jeff Canter, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics)
Mar 02, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
What the research team needs to know to about HIPAA and privacy policy
(Gaye Smith, VC Health Affairs)
Handout:
2007-03-02.ppt
Feb 23, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to maximize use of GCRC Research Nursing Support
(Nursing Staff, General Clinical Research Center)
Feb 16, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to plan whole genome studies
(Dr. Jonathon Haines, Center for Human Genetics Research)
Feb 09, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to find what you need on the web (Google / PubMed / Virtual Training)
(Dr. Paul Harris, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Handout:
2007-02-09.pdf
Feb 02, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to maximize benefits of Microsoft Vista (the new OS)
(Carlos Orozco, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2007-02-02.ppt
Jan 26, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
Adverse Event Reporting to the IRB
(Gene Gallagher, Compliance Officer - Institutional Review Board)
Jan 19, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the Vanderbilt for Volunteer Research Subject Recruitment Registry
(Dr. Paul Harris, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Jan 12, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to write good
(Dan Byrne, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2007-01-12.ppt
Jan 05, 2007
9:00 - 10:00
How to use propensity scores in the analysis of nonrandomized designs
(Dr. Patrick G. Arbogast, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2007-01-05.ppt
Dec 29, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
No workshop
Dec 22, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
No workshop
Dec 15, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a machine learning component to your clinical research study
(Dr. Constantin Aliferis, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Dec 08, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
Philosophy of research methods - how research is really done
(Dr. David Dilts, Department of Electrical Engineering)
Dec 01, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
Are American Clinical Trials Going the Way of the Oldsmobile?
(Dr. David Dilts, Department of Electrical Engineering)
Nov 24, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
No workshop
Nov 17, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the GCRC Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap) tools for your research study
(Dr. Paul Harris, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Nov 10, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
Grant review from the perspective of a study section
--- AND ---
Getting your grant out the door

(Dr. Nancy Brown + Dr. Glenna Osborn)
Handout:
2006-11-10.ppt
Nov 03, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to get your grant funded (Dr. Dan Roden)
--- AND ---
Sources of funding for epidemiology/outcomes research (Dr. Bob Dittus)

(Dr. Dan Roden + Dr. Bob Dittus)
Oct 27, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to prepare your clinical research and administrative datasets for statistical analysis
(Tebeb Gebretsadik, Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 20, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to create statistical graphics
(Dr. Rachel Enriquez - Epidemiologist, Division of Quality Oversight, Bureau of TennCare)
Oct 13, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
- Graphics
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 06, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to the Fundamentals and Functionality of the R Language - Descriptive Statistics
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 29, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to the Fundamentals and Functionality of the R Language - Data Manipulation
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 22, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
An Introduction to the Fundamentals and Functionality of the R Language - Some Language Essentials
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 15, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to respond to reviewers and how to review a clinical research journal manuscript
(Dr. Michael Stein - Clinical Pharmacology)
Sep 08, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to publish your clinical research paper
(Dr. Michael Stein - Clinical Pharmacology)
Handout:
2006-09-08.ppt
Sep 01, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to succeed in academic medicine - the A, B, C's
(Dr. Steven Gabbe, Dean - School of Medicine)
Handout:
2006-09-01.zip
Aug 25, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to maximize research benefits and limit participant risk by choosing the appropriate clinical research study design
(Dr. Gordon Bernard, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care)
Handout:
2006-08-25.zip
Aug 18, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to utilize the Pediatric Clinical Research Center
(Dr. Kathryn Edwards, Pediatrics and Vice Chair for Clinical Research)
Aug 11, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
An example of how to devise and apply evaluation and behavioral research components in clinical research programs
(Dr. Len Bickman, Center for Evaluation and Program Improvement)
Aug 04, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to protect and transfer data files using encryption tools
(Carlos Orozco, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2006-08-04.zip
Jul 28, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a mass spectrometry component to your clinical research study
(Dr. David Hachey, Professor of Pharmacology, Biochemistry and Chemistry)
Handout:
2006-07-28.ppt
Jul 21, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to apply interim analysis in a clinical research project
(Dr. Yu Shyr, Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 14, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to use randomization more effectively
(Dr. Yu Shyr, Department of Biostatistics)
Jul 07, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to select the strongest study design for your research question
(Dr. Yu Shyr, Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 30, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to develop a DSMP/DSMB for your clinical research study
(Vikki Thurman, General Clinical Research Center)
Jun 23, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to Develop a Survey-Based Assessment of Perceptions of Electronic Medical Records
(Dr. Ron Salomon, Department of Psychiatry)
Jun 16, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to navigate the IRB process
(Dr. Todd Rice, Allergy/Pulmonary & Critical Care Med Division)
Handout:
2006-06-16.ppt
Jun 09, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a genetic component to your clinical research study using the Genetic Studies Ascertainment Core
(Kelly A. Taylor, Center for Human Genetics)
Jun 02, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to utilize the human immunology core for your clinical research study - emphasis on HLA class I tetramers
(Dr. Wilfred Ajayi, Pediatric Infectious Disease)
May 26, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to ensure ethical conduct in your clinical research study
(Dr. Ellen Clayton, Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society)
May 19, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to design a questionnaire for clinical research
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
May 12, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How To Reduce Stress Level in the Clinical Research Environment
(Dr. Mary Yarbrough, Director - Vanderbilt Health and Wellness)
May 05, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
PivotTable and PivotChart Reports, and Macros in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 28, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
Graphing Charts in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2006-04-28.pdf
Handout:
2006-04-28.xls
Apr 21, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
What is needed to move VU into the New Age of Flexible Experimental Design?
(Dr. Frank Harrell - Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 14, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
Formulas and Functions in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2006-04-14.pdf
Apr 07, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
The Basics of Microsoft Excel
(Theresa A. Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2006-04-07.zip
Mar 31, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to perform sample size and power analysis on paired and skewed continuous data
(Dr. Ayumi Shintani - Department of Biostatistics)
Mar 24, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
Workshop Cancelled
Mar 17, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
What the Center in Molecular Toxicology Can Do for You
(Dr. Peter Guengerich - Cetner in Molecular Toxicology)
Mar 10, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to design and implement standard operating procedures for your clinical research study
(Karen Majchrzak, Nephrology)
Mar 03, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to work with shared data - special emphasis on reading and manipulation of the NHANES dataset
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Feb 24, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to plan for collection and sharing of clinical research data
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2006-02-24.pdf
Feb 17, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to do more with Microsoft Outlook
(Carlos Orozco, General Clinical Research Center)
Feb 10, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to recruit and retain research subjects from the Hispanic community
(Dr. Rachel Enriquez - Division of Allergy/Pulmonary and Critical Care)
Handout:
2006-02-10.pdf
Feb 03, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the new clinical trial budget template
(Kelly Willenberg, Department of Finance)
Jan 27, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to use technology for remote collaboration
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Jan 20, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
Data Visualization
(Dr. Rafe Donahue - Department of Biostatistics)
Jan 13, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to Write Good - Tips on Writing a Publishable Medical Research Paper
(Dan Byrne - Director of Biostatistics)
Jan 06, 2006
9:00 - 10:00
How to calculate the sample size and power for a clinical research project
(Dan Byrne - General Clinical Research Center)
Dec 26, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
No Workshop - Holidays
Dec 19, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
What the GCRC can do for you
(Lynda Lane, General Clinical Research Center)
Dec 12, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to link records from multiple datasets: A primer on record linkage
(Dr. Richard Urbano, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center)
Dec 05, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to discover information in relational databases
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Nov 28, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to build a relational database user interface
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2005-11-28.pdf
Nov 21, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to construct a relational database
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2005-11-21.pdf
Nov 14, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a proteomics component to your clinical research study
(Dr. Dan Liebler, Deptartments of Biochemistry and Pharmocology)
Nov 07, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to create effective PowerPoint content
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2005-11-07.pdf
Oct 31, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to do more with Google + computing efficiency tips and tricks
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2005-10-31.pdf
Oct 24, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to find and use 'public health' data and statistical resources on the web
(Jennifer Lyon, Eskind Biomedical Library)
Oct 17, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to enter your research into clinicaltrials.gov and pubmed central
(Jennifer Lyon, Eskind Biomedical Library)
Oct 10, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
Speaking Scientifically: The Art of the Science Talk
(Dr. John Newman, Department of Medicine)
Handout:
2005-10-10.ppt
Oct 03, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
An 'Assembled' Introduction to R (Part 4/4)
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 26, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
An 'Assembled' Introduction to R (Part 3/4)
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 19, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
An 'Assembled' Introduction to R (Part 2/4)
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 12, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
An 'Assembled' Introduction to R (Part 1/4)
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 05, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
No Workshop - Holiday
Aug 29, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to use citation management software
(Jennifer Lyon - Eskind Library)
Aug 22, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to use genetic databases
(Dr. John Phillips, GCRC Genetics Core)
Handout:
2005-08-22.zip
Aug 15, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to create statistical graphics
(Dr. Rachel Enriquez - Division of Allergy/Pulmonary and Critical Care)
Handout:
2005-08-15.ppt
Aug 08, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
What the GCRC can do for your research
(Dr. David Robertson, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2005-08-08.zip
Aug 01, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to write a grant that gets funded +
How to make your reviewer your advocate

(Drs. Nancy Brown and Dan Roden)
Jul 25, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
Sutton's Law Applied to Grant Writing
-Career Development Awards at Vanderbilt and NIH
-Grant Opportunities in Epidemiology and Health Outcomes
-Funding your Research through the VA
-One Investigator's Funding Pathway

(Drs. Nancy Brown, Bob Dittus, Jay Gainer and Don Rubin)
Jul 18, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to use pivot tables and conditional formatting in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2005-07-18.zip
Jul 11, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to streamline the grant submission process
(Jennifer Barrett - Department of Medicine)
Handout:
2005-07-11.ppt
Jul 04, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
No Workshop - Holidays
Jun 27, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to use formulas, functions and graphing charts in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2005-06-27.zip
Jun 20, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How genetic tests work
(Dr. John Phillips, GCRC Genetics Core)
Jun 13, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to find SNP Identifiers and Jumpstart your Genetic Studies
(Cara Sutcliffe, Center for Human Genetics Research)
Jun 06, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to maximize utilization of Vanderbilt Core Facilities
(John Manning, Office of Research)
May 30, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
No Workshop - Holiday
May 23, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to maximize use of Microsoft Access in research studies
(Shenjun Zhu, Meharry CRC / Division of Infectious Diseases)
Handout:
2005-05-23.pdf
May 16, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
Understanding genes and mutations
(Dr. John Phillips - GCRC Genetics Core)
Handout:
2005-05-16.pdf
May 09, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
Problems with using Excel for statistics
(Dr. Tatsuki Koyama, Department of Biostatistics)
May 02, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Bayesian analysis methods
(Dr. Sebastien Haneuse - Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 25, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to graph and analyze repeated measures data using SPSS
(Ayumi Shintani, PhD, MPH - Department of Biostatistics)
Apr 18, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to obtain a web-based database for your clinical research study
(Dr. Paul Harris - General Clinical Research Center)
Apr 11, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to do begin using Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2005-04-11.zip
Apr 04, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to avoid conflict of interest issues in clinical research
(Dr. Thomas Hazinski, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs)
Handout:
2005-04-04.ppt
Mar 28, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
Clinical Terminologies for Research
(Dr. Trent Rosenbloom, Department of Biomedical Informatics)
Handout:
2005-03-28.ppt
Mar 21, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to find research funding
(Quincy J. Byrdsong, Research Support Services)
Handout:
2005-03-21.zip
Mar 14, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to build effective PowerPoint presentations
(Dr. Jay Gainer, Clinical Pharmacology)
Mar 07, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to ensure compliance with HIPAA security regulations
(Grace Upleger, HIPAA Security Office)
Handout:
2005-03-07.pdf
Feb 21, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to impact your research (an overview of research support services)
(Quincy Byrdsong, Terri Hagan, Alice Owens-Gatlin -- Research Support Services)
Handout:
2005-02-21.ppt
Feb 14, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a sleep component to your clinical research study
(Dr. Beth Malow, Department of Neurology - Sleep Disorders Division)
Handout:
2005-02-14.pdf
Feb 07, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to do more with PubMed
(Jennifer Lyon, Eskind Biomedical Library)
Jan 31, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to reduce sample size and control Type I error rate by implementing two-stage designs
(Dr. Tatsuki Koyama, Department of Biostatistics)
Jan 24, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to prepare and give a scientific presentation
(Dr. Italo Biaggioni, Clinical Trials Center)
Handout:
2005-01-24.zip
Jan 17, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
How to improve grantsmanship skills
(Dr. David Robertson, General Clinical Research Center)
Jan 10, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
Vioxx Recall - The Vanderbilt Connection
(Dr. Patrick Arbogast, Department of Biostatistics)
Jan 03, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
No Workshop - Holidays
Jan 01, 2005
9:00 - 10:00
NOTE - WORKSHOP SCHEDULING SWITCHES TO MONDAY STARTING IN 2005
Dec 31, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
No Workshop - Holidays
Dec 24, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
No Workshop - Holidays
Dec 17, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to study the genetics of human disease using CHGR core services? Part II: Bioinformatics and Data Analysis
(Drs. Marilyn Ritchie and Chun Li, Center for Human Genetics)
Dec 10, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to study the genetics of human disease using CHGR core services? Part I: Family Ascertainment, DNA collection, and genotyping
(Drs. Jeff Canter and Doug Mortlock, Center for Human Genetics)
Handout:
2004-12-10.ppt
Dec 03, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to survive the trials and tribulations of clinical research - a case study
(Dr. Kathryn Edwards, Vice Chair for Pediatric Research)
Nov 26, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
No Workshop - Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 19, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to ensure maintenance of research integrity
(Dr. Harvey Murff, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2004-11-19.ppt
Nov 12, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
Introduction to logistic regression
(Dr. William Dupont, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2004-11-12.pdf
Nov 05, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to use functions, formulas, and graphics in Microsoft Excel
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2004-11-05.zip
Oct 29, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to understand and use National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS) and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NHAMCS) data for clinical research
(Dr. Yuwei Zhu, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2004-10-29.ppt
Oct 22, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to begin using Micrsoft Excel for a clinical research project
(Theresa Scott, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2004-10-22.zip
Oct 15, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to Conduct Statistical Modeling
(Dr Lily Wang, Department of Biostatistics)
Oct 08, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to comply with data and safety monitoring regulations: principles and practice
(Dr. Harvey Murff, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2004-10-08.ppt
Oct 01, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to search, combine, and manipulate data using Microsoft Access query procedures
(Dr. Paul Harris, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2004-10-01.pdf
Sep 24, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to review a clinical research journal manuscript
(Dr. Mike Stein, Department of Clinical Pharmacology)
Sep 17, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to prepare a clinical research manuscript
(Dr. Mike Stein, Department of Clinical Pharmacology)
Handout:
2004-09-17.ppt
Sep 10, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
R-Workshop - Functions and Programming
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Sep 03, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
R-Workshop - Graphs
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Aug 27, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
R-Workshop - Data Input/Export
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Aug 20, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
R Workshop - General Overview
(Theresa Scott, MS - Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2004-08-20.pdf
Handout:
2004-08-20.zip
Aug 13, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to access and utilize Census Bureau data products in your research efforts
(Cynthia J. Taylor, Director, Vanderbilt Census Information Center)
Handout:
2004-08-13.ppt
Handout:
2004-08-13.pdf
Aug 06, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to Start An Industry Sponsored Clinical Trial
(Lynda Lane, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2004-08-06.ppt
Jul 30, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to use VUMC SiteBuilder software to develop departmental websites
(Sachin Paranjape, Autonomic Dysfunction Center)
Jul 23, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to approach patient safety issues from a systems engineering perspective
(Dr. Dan France, Center for Clinical Improvement)
Handout:
2004-07-23.ppt
Jul 16, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a genetic component to clinical research studies - where will it take you?
(Dr. Jonathon Haines, Center for Human Genetics Research)
Handout:
2004-07-16.ppt
Jul 09, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to utilize GCRC Informatics Web-Based Data Management Tools
(Dr. Paul Harris, GCRC Informatics Core)
Handout:
2004-07-09.doc
Jul 02, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
Cancelled - Independence Day Weekend
Jun 25, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to perform longitudinal data analysis (Part II of II)
(Dr. Ayumi Shintani, Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 18, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to perform longitudinal data analysis (Part I of II)
(Dr. Ayumi Shintani, Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 11, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to use propensity scores in the analysis of nonrandomized designs
(Dr. Patrick G. Arbogast, Department of Biostatistics)
Jun 04, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to create a federally-funded clinical trial budget
(Mo Sika / Ted Gilbert - Division of Nephrology)
May 28, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to recruit and retain subjects for clinical research studies
(Lynda Lane, General Clinical Research Center)
May 21, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to streamline the grant submission process
(Jennifer Barrett, Department of Medicine)
Handout:
2004-05-21.ppt
May 14, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a nutritional component to your clinical research project
(Drs. Maciej Buchowski and Kong Chen - General Clinical Research Center)
May 07, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to maximize benefits of VUMC Core Facilities
(Dr. John Manning, Office of Research)
Apr 30, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
Issues in Clinical Research
(Dr. Graciela Alarcon, Professor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham)
Handout:
2004-04-30.ppt
Apr 23, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to Use SAS-Analyst in Statistical Practice
(Dr. Jin-Mann Sally Lin (CRC - Meharry Medical College))
Apr 16, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to use citation management software (EndNote, etc)
(Shannon Mueller - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Apr 09, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to estimate relative risk for a rare event through a combined analysis of several studies
(Dr. Chang Yu - Department of Biostatistics / General Clinical Research Center)
Apr 02, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to prepare a budget for clinical research projects
(Lynda Lane, MS, RN - Administrator, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2004-04-02.ppt
Mar 26, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to identify and begin using bioinformatics based genomic tools (specific examples in clinical research
(Charles Alexander, Genetic Medicine)
Mar 19, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to identify and begin using bioinformatics based genomic tools (general overview)
(Charles Alexander, Genetic Medicine)
Mar 12, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to look for gene-gene interactions using Multifactor Dimensionality Reduction
(Dr. Marylyn Ritchie (Center for Human Genetics Research))
Mar 05, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to avoid problems in the Informed Consent process
(Shannon Ontiveros - Institutional Review Board)
Handout:
2004-03-05.ppt
Feb 27, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to find and utilize electronic resources (including the new BioResearch Digital Library) to assist with your clinical research
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Feb 20, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to understand sample size calculations for different clinical trial designs
(Dr. Chang Yu - Department of Biostatistics / General Clinical Research Center)
Feb 13, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to maximize use of "current awareness tools" - PubMed Cubby, ISI Saved Searches, Science Direct alerts
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Feb 06, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting This Week
Jan 30, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to use R for statistical analysis - Part II
(Dr. Frank Harrell, Department of Biostatistics - Chairman)
Jan 23, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to use R for statistical analysis - Part I
(Dr. Frank Harrell, Department of Biostatistics - Chairman)
Jan 16, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to compute confidence intervals - standard approach vs. floating absolute risk
(Dr. Patrick G. Arbogast, Department of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2004-01-16.ppt
Jan 09, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
How to succeed in academic medicine - the A, B, C's
(Dr. Steven Gabbe, Dean - School of Medicine)
Jan 02, 2004
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Dec 26, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Holiday Break
Dec 19, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to be a great clinical investigator
(Dr. David Robertson, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-12-19.ppt
Dec 12, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to perform survival analysis testing
(Dr. Irene Feurer, Transplant Center)
Dec 05, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to analyze matched and unmatched case-control data
(Dr. Patrick G. Arbogast, Department of Biostatistics)
Nov 28, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
No Meeting - Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 21, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to begin using SAS statistical software (Part II)
(Dr. Ayumi Shintani, Center for Health Services)
Nov 14, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to begin using SAS statistical software (Part I)
(Dr. Ayumi Shintani, Center for Health Services)
Nov 07, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use wireless hand-helds for clinical research
(Paul St Jacques, MD, Anesthesiology)
Handout:
2003-11-07.ppt
Oct 31, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Microsoft Access (Part IV)
(Paul Harris, PhD - General Clinical Research Center)
Oct 24, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Microsoft Access (Part III)
(Paul Harris, PhD - General Clinical Research Center)
Oct 17, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Microsoft Access (Part II)
(Paul Harris, PhD - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-10-17.ppt
Oct 10, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the PS sample size software for advanced applications
(Bill Dupont, PhD - Division of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2003-10-10.ppt
Oct 03, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Microsoft Access (Part I)
(Paul Harris, PhD - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-10-03.ppt
Sep 26, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use citation management software (EndNote, etc)
(Shannon Mueller - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Sep 19, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use bionutrition and metabolic core services to strengthen research projects
(Dr. Maciej Buchowski - General Clinical Research Center)
Sep 12, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to safely conduct clinical research (Part II)
(Harvey Murff, MD - General Clinical Research Center)
Sep 05, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to safely conduct clinical research (Part I)
(Harvey Murff, MD - General Clinical Research Center)
Aug 29, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to avoid medical error, negligence, and litigation: implications for patient safety
(Harvey Murff, MD - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-08-29.ppt
Aug 22, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to rapidly find reliable medical information on the internet
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Aug 15, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to create graphs using SPSS
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
Aug 08, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the chi-square for a trend, kappa statistic, and McNemar's test
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
Aug 01, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to determine appropriate table architecture when creating an Access database
(Paul Harris, PhD - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-08-01.ppt
Jul 25, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to understand biostatistical concepts using computer graphics
(Dr. Patrick G. Arbogast, Division of Biostatistics)
Jul 18, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the R-programming language for statistical analysis (Part 2/2)
(Jennifer Blackford, PhD - Department of Psychiatry)
Jul 11, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the R-programming language for statistical analysis (Part 1/2)
(Jennifer Blackford, PhD - Department of Psychiatry)
Handout:
2003-07-11.ppt
Handout:
2003-07-11.zip
Jul 04, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
No workshop - Holiday
(None)
Jun 27, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to gain research program accreditation: current recommendations and how it might affect your research
(Harvey Murff, MD - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-06-27.ppt
Jun 20, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Prism Graphical and Statistical Software Package
(Dr. Italo Biaggioni, Clinical Trials Center)
Jun 13, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use nonparametric methods
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
Jun 06, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to understand correlation and regression
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
May 30, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
No workshop - Holiday
May 23, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to enhance computer utilization using Windows shortcut methods
(Paul Harris, PhD - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-05-23.zip
May 16, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the Student's t-test and the paired t-test
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
May 09, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to increase chances of publication in a peer-reviewed journal
(Dr. Mike Stein, - Department of Clinical Pharmacology)
Handout:
2003-05-09.ppt
May 02, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to begin using Microsoft Access
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. - General Clinical Research Center)
Apr 25, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the chi-square and Fisher's exact test
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
Apr 18, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to analyze data using factor analysis methods
(Irene Feurer - Director of Quantiative Services, Transplant Center)
Apr 11, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to select the appropriate statistcal test
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
Apr 04, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How Will HIPAA Regulations Impact Research
(Shannon Ontiveros - Institutional Review Board)
Handout:
2003-04-04.ppt
Mar 28, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to calculate confidence intervals using the Confidence Interval Analysis (CIA) software
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
Mar 21, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to control family-wise error rates
(Paul J. Yoder, Ph.D. - Kennedy Center)
Mar 14, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use EndNotes citation software
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Mar 07, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to conduct GEE (Generalized Estimating Equations) analysis for longitudinal data
(Dr. Ayumi Shintani, Center for Health Services Research)
Feb 28, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to write a data and safety-monitoring plan
(Dr. Harvey Murff - General Clinical Research Center)
Feb 21, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to do more with PowerPoint presentations
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-02-21.ppt
Feb 14, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to communicate effectively: from grant-writing to slide-making
(Dr. Dan Roden, Director - Division of Clinical Pharmacology)
Handout:
2003-02-14.ppt
Feb 07, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Microsoft Access Queries
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-02-07.ppt
Jan 31, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Microsoft Visio
(Michelle Miller, Department of Biomedical Engineering)
Jan 24, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to select the appropriate statistical test - a "booster shot" for physician-scientists
(Daniel Byrne, MS - General Clinical Research Center)
Jan 17, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
Cancelled - Weather
(None)
Jan 10, 2003
9:00 - 10:00
How to do more with Microsoft Excel
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2003-01-10.xls
Dec 27, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
-- No Workshop This Week --
(None)
Dec 20, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How the Physicians' Wellness Committee Can Help Physician-Scientists Find a Healthy Balance
(Dr. Anderson Spickard, Jr.)
Handout:
2002-12-20.ppt
Dec 13, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to add a genetic component to your clinical research studies
(Dr. John Phillips, GCRC Genetics Core)
Handout:
2002-12-13.ppt
Dec 06, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to perform linear regression analysis
(Dr. Shiva Gautam, Preventive Medicine)
Handout:
2002-12-06.ppt
Nov 29, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
-- No Workshop This Week --
(None)
Nov 22, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to prepare and deliver a clinical research presentation
(Tom Hazinski, MD, MSCI Program, Pediatric Pulmonary Division)
Nov 15, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to participate in the VU Master of Science in Clinical Investigation (MSCI) program
(Alp Ikizler, MD, Division of Nephrology)
Nov 08, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to write a data and safety-monitoring plan
(Harvey Murff, MD)
Nov 01, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to conduct Anova statistical tests - Part 3/3
(Ayumi Shintani, PhD, MPH, Center for Health Services Research)
Oct 25, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to conduct Anova statistical tests - Part 2/3
(Ayumi Shintani, PhD, MPH, Center for Health Services Research)
Oct 18, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to conduct Anova statistical tests - Part 1/3
(Ayumi Shintani, PhD, MPH, Center for Health Services Research)
Oct 11, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to use wireless hand-helds for clinical research
(Paul St Jacques, MD, Anesthesiology)
Oct 04, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to Learn Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Statistics
(Daniel Byrne, M.S., GCRC Director of Biostatistics)
Handout:
2002-10-04.ppt
Sep 27, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to create flowcharts using Microsoft Visio
(Frances Sanders, Center for Clinical Improvement)
Sep 20, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to do the basics (and a little more) in MS Excel
(Paul A. Harris, Ph.D, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2002-09-20.xls
Sep 13, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to automate procedures in MS Excel using macros
(Paul A. Harris, Ph.D, General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2002-09-13.xls
Sep 06, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to become a great clinical investigator
(David Robertson, MD, Program Director - General Clinical Research Center)
Aug 30, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to streamline the IRB approval process for your clinical research study
(Jackie Beekley, Education Coordinator - Institutional Review Board)
Aug 23, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to perform survival analysis on your research data (Part 2/2)
(Ayumi Shintani, PhD, MPH, Center for Health Services Research)
Aug 16, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to perform survival analysis on your research data (Part 1/2)
(Ayumi Shintani, PhD, MPH, Center for Health Services Research)
Aug 09, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to perform statistical analyses on continuous physiological data
(Richard Shiavi, Ph.D., Department of Biomedical Engineering)
Aug 02, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to measure body composition
(Kong Chen, Ph.D., Gastroenterology Division)
Jul 26, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to use the new version 4.0 of the NCBI's Cn3D viewer to visualize and manipulate molecular structures
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Jul 19, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to approach dietary assessment in epidemiologic and clinical research
(Jay Fowke, Ph.D., M.P.H., Internal Medicine)
Jul 12, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to take advantage of the BME senior design project program - defining and mentoring student projects in your clinical research field
(Paul King, Ph.D., Department of Biomedical Engineering)
Jul 05, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
-- No Workshop This Week --
(None)
Jun 28, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to use repeated measures ANOVA in SPSS
(Daniel Byrne, M.S., GCRC Director of Biostatistics)
Jun 21, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to design and set up data tables in Microsoft Access
(Paul Harris, Ph.D., General Clinical Research Center)
Jun 14, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to 'BLAST' and 'BLINK' nucleotide and protein sequence similarity searches
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Jun 07, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to ensure HIPAA compliance concerning patient information
(Jim Hollender, Vanderbilt HIPAA Team)
May 31, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to conduct analysis of cyclic effects
(Andre' Diedrich, M.D., Ph.D. Autonomic Dysfunction Clinic)
May 24, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Matlab analysis and visualization software
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2002-05-24.ppt
May 17, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to analyze seasonality in clinical research data
(Steve Deppen, Center for Clinical Improvement)
May 10, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How physician-scientists can recognize, prevent, and manage stress
(Jim Kendall and Dr. Paul Ragan, Vanderbilt EAP Office)
May 03, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to calculate sample size and statistical power using the PS software program
(Dr. Bill Dupont, Division of Biostatistics)
Apr 26, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Prism Graphical and Statistical Software Package
(Dr. Italo Biaggioni, Clinical Trials Center)
Apr 19, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How quality improvement methods can be used in clinical research
(Dr. Paul Miles, Director of the Center for Clinical Improvement)
Apr 12, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to find and use human genome information
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Apr 05, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to choose and implement mathematical models in clinical research
(Glenn Webb, Ph.D. - Department of Mathematics)
Mar 29, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
-- No Meeting Scheduled --
(None)
Mar 22, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to use nQuery Advisor software to compute sample size estimates for common study designs
(Daniel Byrne, M.S., GCRC Director of Biostatistics)
Mar 15, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to do more with Microsoft Outlook
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2002-03-15.doc
Mar 08, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to enhance computer utilization using Windows shortcut methods and common applications
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2002-03-08.zip
Mar 01, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to select the appropriate statistical method in SPSS
(Daniel Byrne, M.S., GCRC Director of Biostatistics)
Feb 22, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to collect and store physiological data using commercial signal acquisition software
(Sachin Paranjape, Autonomic Dysfunction Clinic)
Feb 15, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to rapidly find reliable medical information using the internet
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Feb 08, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to write and publish a medical book
(Daniel Byrne, M.S., GCRC Director of Biostatistics)
Feb 01, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How physician-scientists can recognize and prevent burnout
(Dr. Steven Gabbe, Dean - School of Medicine)
Jan 25, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to retrieve medical science information via electronic databases - a systematic approach
(Jennifer Lyon, MS, MLIS - Eskind Biomedical Library)
Jan 18, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to use queries in Microsoft Access
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2002-01-18.ppt
Jan 11, 2002
9:00 - 10:00
How to use Microsoft Excel for medical research
(Paul Harris, Ph.D. - General Clinical Research Center)
Handout:
2002-01-11.xls

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