Basic Qualitative Research in Healthcare
This course has been postponed till further notice. Please come back for updates.
The following topics will be covered:
- The Elements of the Research Process
- Research Design in Qualitative Research: Formulating a Research Problem, Sampling, Getting Started
- Overview of Research Methodologies
- Methods for Data Gathering (Interactive)
- Data Analysis (hands-on)
- Researcher Positionality
The 1.5-day programme in basic qualitative research designed for healthcare professionals who are interested to embark on qualitative research. Participants will have the opportunity to learn the basic elements required to get started on a qualitative research study.
Healthcare professionals interested in venturing into qualitative research in health professions education, health education and promotion, and health services.
Dr Khoo Hwee Sing, PhD
Senior Research Analyst
Health Outcomes and Medical Education Research (HOMER)
National Healthcare Group
Dr Khoo adopts a multi-disciplinary approach in her work, and believes it is essential to bridge research and practice for better sharing, integration, and application of knowledge. This motivates her to view research through different theoretical lenses, and incorporate phenomena into research for educational and practical applications. At HOMER, she is involved in projects on communication, resilience, ethics, and leadership. This involves analysing data from all stakeholders in the healthcare process to provide valuable inputs for curriculum design, and for the improvement of the patient-doctor communication process.
Dr Khoo holds a PhD in Management from the National University of Singapore. She serves on the National Transplant Ethics Panel of Laypersons, and is a member of the NUH Bioethics Committee.
Course fees: SGD 513.60 per person (including GST)
Time: 9am – 5pm
Venue: Ng Teng Fong Centre for Healthcare Innovation
18 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308443
If you are keen to register for the next run, please email to email@example.com and we will be in touch.
Dates: 8 and 9 November 2018
Venue: Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Annex 2 Training Rooms