Workshop
25th November, 2018


WORKSHOP 4 – LITERATURE SEARCH, RESEARCH METHODOLOGY & BIOSTATISTICS
 
SESSION ONE – Literature Search - What are your eyes looking for?
09:30 AM – 09:50 AM Literature search using PubMed/Cochrane library Dr. Korula George
09.50 AM – 10.20 AM Literature search: Hands-on with examples Dr. Mekhala D
Dr. Gautham T Pranesh
Dr. Richard Kirubakaran
Dr. Deepak N Modi
10.20 AM – 10.40 AM Overview of study designs Dr. Gautham T Pranesh
10.40 AM – 11.00 AM TEA BREAK
SESSION TWO – STUDY DESIGN
11.00 AM – 11.10 AM RCTs: Questions, answers & musings Dr. Deepak N Modi
11.10 AM – 11.30 AM Clinical significance vs Statistical significance Dr. Deepak N Modi
11.30 PM – 12.30 PM Hands on - Critical appraisal of RCTs Dr. Korula George
Dr. Mohan S Kamath
Dr. Deepak N Modi
Dr. Richard Kirubakaran
12.30 PM – 12.50 PM Understanding meta-analysis and interpreting forest plots Dr. Richard Kirubakaran
12.50 PM – 01.10 PM Selecting the right Journal Dr. Deepak N Modi
01.10 PM – 02.00 PM LUNCH BREAK
WORKSHOP 2 – WRITING PAPERS A-Z
02.00 PM – 02.20 PM A goal properly set is half way reached! Dr. Mohan S Kamath
02.20 PM – 02.40 PM The ART of Data collection Dr. Deepak N Modi
02.40 PM – 03.00 PM Managing references using Zeotro (Hands on) Dr. Richard Kirubakaran
03.00 AM – 03.15 PM Discussion
03.15 PM – 03.30 PM Evaluation and certificate