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Research Methodology Workshop (24/5/2021 - 27/5/2021)

 Research Methodology Workshop

24th, 25th, 26th, 27th May 2021

Day 1- 24th May 2021

The workshop on Research Methodology was conducted for 4 days (24th May to 27th May 2021). The first day Dean, Professor Dr. John Baby John did the felicitation and Associate Dean of Research Dr. Reena Rachel John introduced the Resource persons. The Research associate, Central Research Lab Dr. Nisha Sam spoke on Introduction, defining a research problem, refining research questions, formulating objectives and hypothesis.

Dr. Balamanikanda Srinivasan Associate Professor, Dept of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery spoke on Sampling and questionnaire design. The last speaker of the day Dr.Reena Rachel John Associate Dean of Research, professor,Dept of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery spoke on Steps in protocol development & Critical appraisal of journal article.

Speaker (s) of the programme:

Speaker

Topic

Dr. Nisha Sam

Introduction, defining a research problem, refining research questions, formulating objectives and hypothesis.

Dr.Balamanikanda Srinivasan

 

Sampling and questionnaire design.

Dr. Reena Rachel John

 

Steps in protocol development & Critical appraisal of journal article

Time Duration: 9.30am- 2.30pm

 

 

Day 2 – 25th May 2021

On the second day of Research methodology workshop Dr. Reena Rachel John, Associate Dean of Research introduced the Resource persons. The first speaker of the day Dr. P Rajathi, Assistant professor Dept of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology spoke on Research Designs -1Selecting appropriate research designs. Observational designs, Cross- Sectional studies. Dr. B.Sekar, Professor Dept of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology spoke on Research Designs -2Case-Control studies, Cohort studies. Followed by Dr. Indra Priyadarshini, Associate professor Dept of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Spoke on Research Designs- 3Experimental: Before- After studies and randomized controlled trial.

 

Speaker (s) of the programme:

 

Speaker

Topic

Dr. P Rajathi

Research Designs -1

Selecting appropriate research designs. Observational designs, Cross- Sectional studies.

 

Dr. B Sekar

Research Designs -2

Case-Control studies, Cohort studies

Dr. Indra priyadarshini. K

 

Research Designs- 3

Experimental: Before- After studies and randomized controlled trial.

 

 

 

Day 3- 26th May 2021

On the third day of Research methodology workshopDr. Reena Rachel John, Associate Dean of Research introduced the guest speaker, Associate professor, Dr.ShyamSivasamy, Department of Public Health Dentistry , Meenakshi Ammal Dental college, Chennai. Dr.Shyam Spoke on Introduction to biostatistics, collection,classification and presentation of data, Measures of central tendency, dispersion and probability distribution.

Speaker (s) of the programme:

 

Speaker

Topic

Dr. Shyam Sivasamy

Introduction to biostatistics, collection,classification and presentation of data.

 

Dr. Shyam Sivasamy

Measures of central tendency, dispersion and probability distribution.

 

Day 4- 27th May 2021

On the fourth dayResearch methodology workshopDr.ShyamSivasamy, Department of Public Health Dentistry , Meenakshi Ammal Dental college, Chennai spoke on Inferential statistics, Correlation, regression, sample size calculation. After the session worksheet given to all participants in prior was discussed. The Guest speaker was felicitated with E certificate. Dr. Reena Rachel John Associate Dean Research proposed the vote of thanks.

 

Speaker (s) of the programme:

 

Speaker

Topic

Dr. Shyam Sivasamy

Inferential statistics, Correlation, regression

 

Dr. Shyam Sivasamy

sample size calculation

 

Almost 138 participants including faculty, postgraduates and undergraduates