Sampling is a technique that selects the representative units of a population that will participate in a study…
According to the American sociologist Earl Robert Babbie, “research is a systematic inquiry to describe, explain, predict, and control the observed phenomenon. It involves inductive and deductive methods.”
The purposes of a journal club are to teach and create critical appraisal skills, increase exposure to new literature and increase informed clinical practice.
Journal clubs are excellent tools that aid in building the research & scholarly competencies of professionals. Find out the qualities of a good journal club.
Artificial Intelligence And The Academic World The academic ecosystem has not been exempted from the revolutionary effects of Artificial Intelligence [AI] & Machine Learning [ML]. As one would expect, a world that relies heavily on metrics, calculation, prediction & theories will be a fertile ground for AI & ML technologies. The world of research, in general, is not new to software & […]
Official report of the Journal Club Cohort 4 orientation meeting.
The experience was mind-blowing! It was in 2017, in Accra Ghana, where I presented part of my Master’s Research. The topic of the research is
Publication of research articles is as important as carrying out the research; dissemination of findings being as critical as the actual findings.
Furthermore, Carrying out the formal activities associated with research such as, collecting information, organizing it, and referencing statements do not add up to true research. If the essence of research, which is the interpretation of data is not carried out, then genuine research is not done.
When researchers write, they write with other academics in mind. So, they are not trying to grab the attention of the other fellow, it’s assumed that they already have an interest in the literature or subject. This often means that the audience is sometimes always very small…