Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

September 15, 2020 - All sessions were held virtually via Zoom

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Welcome to the 2020 Virtual Research Bootcamp. To view the full transmission of the program as it took place on September 15, please click the Watch Full Video button above. This will open a new link with the video player. Otherwise, you may click on the timestamps below to launch a video-player that will play at the beginning of each of the listed talks below.

You can also download the hand outs for each session by clicking the name of the individual sessions.

Video Links (Time Stamps)

Session Handouts (click links to download)



Introduction & Welcoming Remarks

Dr. Ramesh Sachdeva, MD, PhD, Senior Vice President & Chief Clinical Officer of Nicklaus Children’s Health System


Human Subjects Research

Nicole McCullough, MS, CCRP, Director of NCH Research Institute


Study Design & Statistical Planning: How to Pick a Project and Testable Hypothesis

Daria Salyakina, PhD, Director of Nicklaus-Sanford Personalized Medicine & Health Outcomes Research


Scientific writing & Literature Review

Evelyn Dean-Olmsted, PhD, Manager, Health Outcomes Research; Leat Perez, BS, Sr. Biobank Research Coordinator


Reference manager demo – Zotero

Evelyn Dean-Olmsted


Collaboration, Authorship, & Roles & Responsibilities of the Research Team – Fellows & PIs

Saida Hussain, PhD, Sr. Data Research Associate


Protocol Builder, Umbrella Protocols

Nicole McCullough


Data collection & analysis, descriptive statistics in Excel

Apeksha Gupta, MPH, Biostatistician


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