CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: RESEARCH METHODOLOGY WORKSHOP IN MZUZU

The University of Malawi-College of Medicine through its Africa Center of Excellence in Public Health & Herbal Medicine (ACEPHEM) in collaboration with St John of God is pleased to announce a Research Methodology workshop.

Date: 18th-22nd November, 2019.
Venue: Saint John of God-Mzuzu

Facilitators:
• Dr. Charles Masulani (CEO, Saint John of God Hospitaller Services Ltd)

Aim of the workshop

  • To familiarize participants with key theories and concepts for research methods of disciplines relevant to health in Malawi and sub-region.
  • To impartparticipants with critical research skills, and critical thinking, and other core research competencies.
  • To build participants’ data management and analysis skills through basic use of software packages for qualitative and quantitative data.
  • To impart participants withscientific writing and communication skills to facilitate results dissemination in peer review journals, scientific conferences and policy engagement.

Participants to the Workshop will be:

  • Doctors, Nurses, clinical social workers and psychologists, Laboratory technologists and Managers, Research Assistants/Administrators, Principal and Co-Investigators.
  • Monitors and Auditors working in research Organizations, University-affiliated Hospitals, Medical Clinics, Research Organization/ Clinical sites staff, Post-graduate students in public health and related fields.

Workshop fees
ACEPHEM will provide tuition scholarship and Lunches only.Participants and/or their institutions are expected to contribute accommodation and transport to and from the workshop.

Contact and applications
Interested prospective applicants should download the application form here: Research Methodology application form and send the application to gondwet@medcol.mw with a copy to emokiwa@medcol.mw and cgmasulani@gmail.com.

Download your application form here: GENERIC APPLICATION FORM

CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIVING APPLICATIONS: 11TH November, 2019