ABCs of Qualitative Research

Date 
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Event Location 

Park Room, Richmond Hospital Cafeteria

7000 Westminster Highway, Richmond

Intended Audience 
Research staff and clinicians
Details 

This interactive workshop is for those wishing to obtain a basic overview of qualitative research in the health and healthcare setting. It will address the following learning objectives:
1)What kinds of research and evaluation questions are best answered qualitatively?
2) What are the strengths and limitations of the most common qualitative research methods?
3) Which of the different qualitative traditions are most commonly employed for health research? How do these differ in their conceptualization of research questions, and approach to data collection and analysis?

Register online here: https://www.vchri.ca/richmond-research-education

Speaker Bio:

Neale Smith is a Research Coordinator with the Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, UBC; and an Adjunct Professor with the University of Alberta, School of Public Health. He is a qualitative researcher with more than 15 years of experience in public health, health promotion, and healthcare policy issues.