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The Department of Behavioral Science and Rush Center of Excellence on Disparities in HIV and Aging Research Workshop: "Theory-buiding and the Art of Formulating Useful Questions: A Case History"

Event Type
Other
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Presented by Rush University Medical Center
Location
Rush University Medical Center, 1735 W. Harrison St., Cohn Research Bldg., Room 160
Date
Apr 2, 2013   4:00 - 5:00 pm  
Speaker
Susan Folkman, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Medicine, University of California - San Francisco
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Title: "Theory-building and the Art of formulating Useful Questions: A Case History"

Speaker: Susan Folkman, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Medicine, University of California - San Francisco

Goal: To increase researchers' awareness of the process of behavioral science.

Continuing Education (CE) Guidelines

Objectives:

  • Review the role of the theory in behavioral science research
  • Describe and explain the effects of the context on the formation of research question
  • Describe and discuss how theory changes through interplay with empirical research

 

Ø  This CE activity is being offered for one (1) contact hours.

 

Ø  Attendance at the entire program and completion of the evaluation is required to obtain a CE certificate.

 

Ø  Rush University is an approved provider of continuing education by the Illinois Department of Regulations & Licensing per the Illinois Administrative Code.

 

Ø  This CE program is being presented without bias and without commercial support.

 

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