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Introduction to Research in General Practice: ICGP eLearning Module

Author: ICGP

Publication Year: 2022


Module 1: Introduction to Research in Primary Care
Module 2: Research Integrity & Ethical Considerations
Topic 1: Research Integrity
Topic 2: GDPR and the Health Research Regulations 2018
Topic 3: The Research Ethics Application Process
Module 3: Advanced Topics/Research Post-Training
Topic 1: The National Clinical Research Infrastructure
Topic 2: Expectations for GPs & Practices Engaging in Research
Topic 3: Evidence Synthesis & Appraisal
Topic 4: Health Behaviour Change


The aim of this course is to provide supports and guidance for GP trainees to engage in high quality research, in order to prepare them for clinical research leadership roles in the future. However, it is relevant for any GP interested in participating in or undertaking research.

Format Weblink
Keywords action research, educational research, medical research
Publisher Irish College of General Practitioners
Classification medical research
Categories: ICGP Resources
External Link
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