This course is designed for registered nurses and other healthcare providers to provide an overview of the research process and engage participants in critical elements of the process of conducting research in the clinical setting. The course will provide and expand on foundational concepts of research as a framework for improving practice and patient outcomes.
- Identify components of a research question.
- Identity roles of key members of a research team.
- Review the steps for COMIRB and HRRC submission.
- Discuss issues related to measuring a research question.
- Describe data collection, entry, and analysis procedures.
7:30 - 8:00
Registration & Continental Breakfast
Why do Nursing Research?
Developing a Research Question; Design Selection
Putting Together a Research Team
Sampling and Power
Lunch (on your own)
Data Collection, Coding, Cleaning, Entering
Data Analysis (A few common tests of signifigance)
Questions & Evaluation
Continuing Nursing Education Credit: 6.4 continuing education contact hours will be awarded to nurses who attend this program in its entirety and complete the course evaluation.
Payment Terms - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
Payment is due upon registration. Registrations will not be accepted without payment. Walk-in registrations may be accepted if the class is not full and will require an additional $10 charge for materials.
To register with a credit card on our secure site, please click the Register link to the right side of this page.
To make a payment via check, download the registration form at the bottom of this page, complete the 2nd page, and mail to the address indicated with a check.
Your tuition minus an $10.00 processing will be refunded if notified in writing 7 days prior to the course. There will be no tuition refunds granted after this date for non-attendance.
University of Colorado Hospital reserves the right to cancel an offering at any time. Should this happen, a full refund will be made. Tuition cannot be transferred to another course.
University of Colorado Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This event is located in the Leprino Building, Room 612. Parking at the Anschutz Medical Campus is by fee or by permit only. Parking for this activity is available in the Ignacio, Georgetown, or Julesburg parking lots. All are indicated with a red X on the attached map. Cash/Coin/Credit Card accepted. Handicapped visitor parking is also available.
Registration by check:
To make a payment via check, download the registration form below, complete the 2nd page, and mail to the address indicated with a check.