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Research Block: PGY-1: Week 4

Year 1

Tasks & Assessments


  • Check in with Michelle and Nicole to let us know how you are doing.
  • Read the included materials.
  • Read theNNT, Explained.
  • Watch the videos
  • Complete the CITI modules.
  • Make sure you have completed assessments for weeks 1-4.


By the end of week 4, you should have turned in the following to Michelle or Nicole:

  1. Your PICO and PubMed assessments.
  2. A copy of your CITI certificate.
  3. The Biostatistics assessment. 



Read the following chapters of the Users' Guides to the Medical Literature: A Manual for Evidence-Based Clinical Practice. This section includes chapters:

  • Chapter 12: Advanced Topics in the Results of Therapy Trials
  • Chapter 13: Advanced Topics in Applying the Results of Therapy Trials

Watch the video and read theNNT, Explained

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