Research methodology/proposal writing course Virtual training (17-19 August 2021)

The University of Zimbabwe Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Research Support
Centre is delighted to announce a virtual training on Research Methodology/Proposal Writing
course on the 17th to -19 August 2021 via Zoom.
Course Description
This course provides an intensive introduction to Research Methodology (including problem
identification, research designs, data collection methods, dissemination and implementation
science concepts) with a focus in developing skills in proposal writing. The course introduces
a range of research tools and researchers will be equipped to plan and implement their
research.
Target group: The course is targeting UZ undergraduates, post graduate students, junior
researchers and faculty members involved in health research.
If interested complete registration form and submit to rsc@medschool.ac.zw and copy
pure.chandiwana@gmail.com
Application Deadline: Friday 13 August 2021.

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Grant proposal Writing (6-8 July 2021)

 The University of Zimbabwe Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Research Support Centre (RSC) is delighted to announce a virtual 3-day Grant Proposal Writing Workshop on the 6-8 July 2021.

The Course Description

The workshop aims to enable early career researchers to build skills to develop grant winning proposals. The workshop will be interactive and hands-on.

Target group

Early career researchers including junior faculty and postgraduate students and anyone involved in Grant Proposal Writing who would like to build her/his skills in Grant Proposal Writing. Those who have already identified a call for proposal and are interested in responding or already a proposal idea are strongly encouraged to apply so they can build upon it during the coursework.

The course will cover the following topic area:

  • Identifying funding opportunities
  • Funding agents and their requirements: NIH, EU/EDCTP, WHO-TDR
  • Provide an overview of the grant proposal writing process.
  • Key elements of successful proposals
  • The do’s and don’ts of grant writing
  • Formulating statement of the problem, research questions, aims/objectives and research plan
  • How to craft a convincing budget
  • Ethical considerations
  • Administrative issues
  • Venue: Daily 3 hour sessions online via zoom from 0900 to 1200 hours

How to apply

Kindly download the registration form by clicking here or visit the RSC Website at www.uzchsrsc.ac.zw Pay course fee (USD) 50.00 or equivalent in ZWL for local and (USD)150.00 for international applicants. UZ faculty members are exempted from paying the course fee. Banking details are available on the registration form. Submit your registration form with the proof of payment to: pure.chandiwana@gmail.com cc rscsacoreoffice@gmail.com. For more information, visit University of Zimbabwe

 

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Research administration and Grant Financial Management(TBA)

Research Methodology/Proposal Writing Course Virtual Training (Cancelled)

The University of Zimbabwe Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Research Support Centre is delighted to announce a virtual training on Research Methodology/Proposal Writing course on 23-25 March via zoom.
Course Description
This course provides an intensive introduction to Research Methodology (including problem identification, research designs, data collection methods, dissemination and implementation science concepts) with a focus in developing skills in proposal writing. The course introduces a range of research tools and researchers will be equipped to plan and implement their research.
Target group: This course is suitable for junior researchers including undergraduate and postgraduate students, and faculty members involved in health research.

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ICH-Good Clinical Practice  R2 (GCP) Course 1-2 March 2021 (Expired)

The University of Zimbabwe Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Research Support Centre is delighted to announce a virtual training on ICH-GCP

Course Description

The course is based on the E6 ICH Good Clinical Practice guidelines. It is suitable for anyone carrying out or involved in clinical research and clinical trials. Technical and support staff involved in clinical research and individuals aspiring to embark on research which involves human participants can register.A certificate valid for three years will be issued upon successful completion of the course.

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 Health Research Ethics Course .

The University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences, Research Support Centre with support from African Center for the Advancement of Research Excellence (AfriCARE) is conducting a 2-day Health Research Ethics Courses .

Target group: Anyone carrying out or intending to carry out research involving human participants, established researchers, post graduate students, lecturers, supervisors of students, research nurses, laboratory technicians, laboratory technologists, research teams, NGOs, members of  ethics committee or community advisory board members.

Venue: University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences (UZCHS), Research Support Centre

you need more information, send an email to pure.chandiwana@gmail.com or call on 0775 495 566.

 

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