Resident Research

Demonstrating Research Competency

Year 1:

  • Select mentor and begin to develop research questions of interest. 
  • Set up meetings with mentors and identify areas of interest. 
  • All projects should start with an introduction to Dr. Chad Cook (done by your mentor)

Year 2:

  • Present a scientifically rigorous proposal of a research project.
  • Two (2) time slots are available Monday afternoon scientific meeting (led by Dr. Alman) held weekly at 3:30 PM
  • Presentation should include;
    • Background (why this project is important)
    • Research Questions/Hypothesis
    • Proposed Methods
    • Expected Outcomes and Alternative Approaches

Years 2-5:

Year 5: