What are the differences between qualitative and quantitative research, how do you decide which to use in your study?

After completing the four-part series on Mixed Research Methods for Clinical and Health Services Research, you will be able to:

  • Define each research approach
  • Explain how different methods are used in clinical and basic research
  • Show how to design a study using qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Demonstrate how mixed methods can be successfully applied
Mixed Methods (2 of 4): Qualitative Research Process in Health Services Research

Are you interested in conducting qualitative research, but not sure where to begin?

Instructor: Justeen Hyde Course Type: Self-Paced Online
Mixed Methods (3 of 4): Designing a Mixed Methods Study

Want to know how to integrate quantitative and qualitative methods into your research?

Instructor: Thomas Mackie Course Type: Self-Paced Online
Mixed Methods (1 of 4): Introduction to Mixed Methods

Do you know what kinds of research questions are best suited for qualitative methods?

Instructors: Justeen Hyde; Thomas Mackie Course Type: Self-Paced Online
Mixed Methods (4 of 4): Applying Mixed Methods Effectively

How have researchers successfully used qualitative and quantitative methods?

Instructors: Justeen Hyde; Thomas Mackie Course Type: Self-Paced Online