How are you actively developing your professional skills set? Do you know where your gaps in learning are? Check out the following list on the major skills associated with each type of faculty research. Find the places where you are a novice or need more development. Actively pursue those gaps and never stop learning!

Clinical Research

  • Clinical Trials
  • Study Design
  • Funding Resources
  • Grant Writing
  • Innovative Funding Resources
  • Single Center Studies
  • Study and Site Management
  • Data Management and Informatics
  • Multi Center Studies
  • IRB Expertise

Health Services/Clinical Effectiveness Research

  • Systems of Care
  • Provider Behavior
  • Health Outcomes
  • Cost-Effectiveness
  • Quality of Care

Epidemiology and Public Health Research

  • Population-based
  • Large Dataset Analysis
  • Community Health Interventions

Basic Life Sciences Research

  • Cell Culture
  • IACUC
  • Animal Care
  • Microscopy Techniques and Applications
  • Basic Biomolecular Techniques
  • Advanced Biomolecular Techniques
  • Genetically Engineered Animal Models
  • Imaging
  • Bioinformatics
  • Physiological Measurements
  • General Laboratory Skills
  • Histology Skills
  • Immunology Skills
  • Bacteriology Skills
  • Biochemistry/Genetics Skills
  • Laboratory/Research Instruments Skills

Social Science Research

  • Psychosocial Outcomes
  • Health Behavior
  • Non-pharmacological Intervention
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Statistics
  • Operation Monitoring
  • Systems Evaluation and Analysis

Advocacy

  • Community Efforts
  • Advocacy Research
  • Legal Systems
  • Economic Systems
  • Needs Assessment
  • Legislative Advocacy
  • Professional Advocacy
  • Media Experience

Quality Improvement

  • Safety
  • Timeliness
  • Process Modeling and Design
  • Organizational Change
  • Systems of Care
  • Development of QI Projects
  • QI Methodology