Types of Studies
Types of Studies

Types of Studies

by Raywat Deonandan, PhD

Increase your understanding of clinical research!

There are many different types of studies in the clinical world. How do we identify different types of studies and how do different studies impact results? The best way to answer that question is to become versed in the many forms of clinical research.

Join Dr. Raywat Deonandan, Assistant Professor of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa, in his virtual classroom. Learn about the various types of studies through high-yield lectures supported by interactive quizzes, topic reviews and mnemonics.

This course will cover all of the following, essential concepts:

  • Cross-sectional Study
  • Case-control Study
  • Cohort Study
  • Randomized Clinical Trial
  • Blinding
  • Learning Outcomes

Understanding the nuances of clinical research can make all the difference in treatment. Don't delay, start reviewing today.

Course Details

  • Videos 14
  • Duration 1:00 h
  • Quiz questions 34
  • Articles 2


Your Educators of course Types of Studies

 Raywat Deonandan, PhD

Raywat Deonandan, PhD

Dr. Raywat Deonandan is an Assistant Professor of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa, an epidemiologist, a global health researcher, and best-selling novelist. His research interests include the epidemiological trends in global burdens of disease, the social and moral dimensions of risk perception, and other global health related topics. Furthermore, Dr. Deonandan is an award-winning journalist with features in the Toronto Star, the Huffington Post and other publications. Presently, he sits on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Society of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and is the founder and Executive Editor of the Interdisciplinary Journal of Health Sciences.
Dr. Deonandan is keenly interested in spreading knowledge about epidemiology globally, be it through social media or via innovative teaching metho

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By Mohammed B. on 23. July 2020 for Types of Studies

I chose this rate because this doctor is incredible and this is the first time I understand biostatistics and epidemiology. He just needs to put more examples in the videos.

By Seema M Y. on 31. May 2020 for Types of Studies

Nice explanation. As lot of questions regarding calculation are asked in stats it would help if you can include questions and explainations. Like the set of questions included in cardiology by Dr Joseph Alpert has helped a lot to understand important concepts

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By Sana Q. on 27. May 2020 for Types of Studies

Very succinct and clear course, easy to follow, with questions that reinforce your learning! I would love some more questions, In all honesty, but Dr. Deonandan has done a fantastic job. Thank you. Definitely Recommend!

By Daniel s. on 30. January 2020 for Learning Outcomes – Interventional Studies (Study Designs)

An excelent teacher, an average idea of everything you should know, nice examples, i love it!