This is the first module in the CTSI TREC module series. This module will help the new investigator develop his or her first translational research project. This module will specifically focus on developing a research question and appropriate study design.
1. Identify the critical components of a solid analytical research question.
2. Develop an appropriate research question.
3. Identify the appropriate study design and protocol for a given research question.
4. Identify benefits and constraints of different types of designs.