Research Methods

Domain definition: To conduct research within the context of real‐world health systems using appropriate study designs and analytic methods to assess outcomes of interest to health systems stakeholders.

General Research Method Resources

Resource Type  Level
Designing the Research Study: Research Fundamentals Learning Package Module 2 Video Introductory

 

Theories, Models, and Frameworks

Competency defined: Demonstrate ability to use theory and conceptual models in the design and interpretation of LHS research.

Resource Type Level
Transforming Implementation and Improvement Into Science. Session 2: Using & Discussing Implementation Science Models Webinar Intermediate
Winter D&I Series 2019 Session 5: Quality Improvement Readings Intermediate
Fall 2018 Workshop: Implementation Outcomes vs. Effectiveness Outcomes Readings Intermediate
Fall 2018 Workshop: Hybrid Effectiveness-Implementation Designs PowerPoint Intermediate
Fall 2018 Workshop: Qualitative Methods in Implementation Science Powerpoint Intermediate
Fall 2019 Workshop: Implementation Strategy Mapping Powerpoint Intermediate
Module 3: Implementation Science Models, Theories, & Frameworks Powerpoint Introductory
Module 4: Implementation Science Measurement Powerpoint Introductory
Module 6: Implementation Strategies Powerpoint Introductory
Orientation to D&I Science Video Powerpoint Introductory
Learning Healthcare system modules: Module 4: Quality Improvement Readings Intermediate
Mechanics of Improvement. Session 2: Planning for Improvement-Operationalizing Conceptual Models, Process Maps, and Driver Diagrams Powerpoint Intermediate
Fall 2018/2019 Session 2 D&I Theories Models and Frameworks Powerpoint Intermediate
Winter D&I Series 2019 Session 1: Fidelity and Adaption Powerpoint Intermediate
Winter D&I Series 2019 Session 2: Sustainability Powerpoint Advanced
The QUERI Implementation Roadmap: A Framework to Guided Partnered Implementation and Quality Improvement Efforts in a Learning Health System Video Introductory
Implementing Evidence in Healthcare Settings: Key Considerations Video Introductory
What are Patient & Caregiver Patient Reported Outcomes Video Intermediate
Overview of Statistical Considerations for Embedded Pragmatic Clinical Trials in People Living with Dementia Video Intermediate
Adapting Evidence for Implementation in Healthcare Settings and Testing in Embedded Pragmatic Trials Video Advanced

 

Study Design

Competency defined: Demonstrate ability to develop an appropriate observational, quasi-experimental, or experimental study design while mitigating threats to internal and external validity for research that is minimally disruptive to operations in real-world health systems and practices.

Resource Type Level
Transforming Implementation and Improvement Into Science. Session 4: Designing an Implementation & Improvement Sciences Study PowerPoint Introductory
Transforming Implementation and Improvement Into Science. Session 5: Designing Your Implementation & Improvement Sciences Study Readings Introductory
Fall 2018/2019 Week 5: Hybrid Effectiveness-Implementation Designs Powerpoint Intermediate
Fall 2018/2019 Week 6: De-implementation Powerpoint Advanced
Designing the Research Study: Research Fundamentals Learning Package Module 2 Video Introductory
Module 5: Study Designs in Implementation Science Video Introductory
Introduction and Overview: What is an Embedded Pragmatic Clinical Trial? Video Introductory

Outcome Measurement

Competency defined: Demonstrate ability to select and interpret appropriate clinical, financial, and patient-centered outcomes of interest based on the concepts they measure and their measurement properties

Resource Type Level
Mechanics of Improvement. Session 4. Studying and Acting on Results Powerpoint Intermediate