Composing a Strong Methods Section

Topic(s):   General IVP

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1 hour

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1 hour

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9 - Demonstrate the knowledge. skills and best practices necessary to address at least one SPECIFIC INJURY AND/OR VIOLENCE TOPIC Icon


A clear and thorough methods section improves probability of publication, protects the integrity of research and promotes clarity for readers. However, writing one is easier said than done.


Join us for this webinar where strategies and resources will be highlighted in composing a publication-worthy methods section.


Learning Objectives:
* Identifying appropriate guidelines for your study (involving race, clinical trial, meta-analysis, pragmatic trial)
* Aligning the structure of the methods section with the journal/discipline selected
* Addressing key methods limitations
* Transparency of analysis (public vs. restricted data)


Shankar Viswanathan, DrPH
Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Department of Epidemiology & Public Health


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