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Research, Writing and Publishing: Get Started

This guide provides resources on conducting research and literature searches, documenting your results, and disseminating your work -- to help you add your research to the current body of scientific knowledge.

For more information on publishing in a journal, the following guide offers resources on opportunities for students and residents, journal identification and selection, and more:

Reasearch Basics

Human Subjects Research

When research projects involve human beings, human subject approval is required under certain conditions.

What do researchers need to do?

  • Determine the primary/lead investigator (PI)
  • Create research proposals and submit them according to department, college and university procedures
  • Complete required human subjects training

Funding Opportunities

Data Management

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