Research Design

NUTR 529

Autumn 2009
Tu  & Th 3:00-4:20, HSC K-423A


Glen Duncan, PhD, RCEPSM
Associate Professor
Epidemiology, Nutritional Sciences
305-K Raitt Hall
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Welcome to the home page for Nutrition 529!

This course is designed to get you ready to conduct your thesis research.

Course Topics Include:
  • Basic study designs used in nutrition research
  • Ethical considerations in research
  • Evaluation of scientific abstracts and manuscripts
  • Management and analysis of data
  • Preparation of abstracts and manuscripts for publication
  • Preparation and delivery of an oral presentation of scientific data
  • Training in the use of animals and humans in research