Year Published: 2013

Time to Complete: TBD

Instructor: Tom Concannon, PhD; Harry Selker, MD, MSPH

Learning Level: Fundamental

Primary Audience: Researchers

Prerequisite: None

Skills Domain: Communication and Teamwork

What is a pragmatic trial, and what methodological challenges should you consider?


Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe key factors that distinguish pragmatic trials from explanatory trials
  • Define three dimensions that can be used to assess the impact of stakeholder engagement on pragmatic trials
  • Explain informatics challenges associated with the design and conduct of pragmatic trials
  • List common methodological challenges associated with the conduct and analysis of pragmatic trials
  • Identify methods to improve the dissemination and implementation of pragmatic trial findings.
 This Course is Free