The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center designates each seminar as an educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
1. Participants will be able to discuss mental health services research methods.
2. Participants will be able to use and interpret inferential and descriptive statistics. This will enable them to interpret statistical analysis presented in published research and to better interpret their own data.
3. Participants will be able to describe current research trends through visiting speakers and a review of literature. This will enable researchers to remain innovative and current in their projects.
4. Participants will be able to maintain high standards of quality, adherence to protocols, and high standards of data acquisition by learning to evaluate research proposals, solve common implementation problems, keep projects on schedule, plan and carry out data analysis and dissemination activities.