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Foundations of Literature Searching: May 3 2:30-4:30pm, Gold Computer Lab, Elizabeth Dafoe Library 7 Registrations Free  
Foundations of Literature Searching: May 4 9:30-11:30am, Gold Computer Lab, Elizabeth Dafoe Library 5 Registrations Free  
Introduction to Systematic Reviews: May 5 1:00-3:00pm, Room 218 Helen Glass Centre 2 Registrations Free  
Tips on Being a Successful Research Assistant: May 8 1:00-2:30pm, Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom) 12 Registrations Free  
Introduction to SPSS: May 12 9:00am-12:00pm, Room 394 Helen Glass Centre 4 Registrations Free  
Excel for Research Management: May 18 10:00-11:30am, Gold Computer Lab, Elizabeth Dafoe Library 4 Registrations Free  
Introduction to Research Project Management: May 19, 9:00-10:30am, Room 216 Tier Building 4 Registrations Free  
Conducting Research with Older Adults: May 25 9:00-10:30am, Room 216 Tier Building 5 Registrations Free  
Ethics Involving Human Subjects: May 23 10:00am-12:00pm, Room 218 Helen Glass Centre 12 Registrations Free  
Conducting Research in Schools: May 23 1:00-2:30pm, Room 228 Education Building 9 Registrations Free  
Staying Organized During Systematic Reviews: May 29 9:00-10:30am, Room 218 Helen Glass Centre 5 Registrations Free  
Introduction to NVivo: June 1 1:00-2:30pm, Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom) 10 Registrations Free  
Indigenous Research: June 5 1:00-2:30pm, Room 326 Education Building 19 Registrations Free  
Qualitative Interviewing & Focus Groups: June 6 9:00-10:30am, Room 335 Isbister Building Sold Out Free  
Online Surveys: June 7 9:00am-12:00pm, Room 394 Helen Glass Centre 3 Registrations Free  
NVivo - Practice Session & Advanced Methods: June 13 10:00-11:30am, Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom) 14 Registrations Free  
Preparing a Manuscript for Publishing: June 15 1:00-3:00pm, Room 326 Education Building 6 Registrations Free  
Advanced SPSS: June 19 9:00am-12:00pm, Room 394 Helen Glass Centre 14 Registrations Free  
Creating Poster Presentations: June 15 11:00am-12:00pm, Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom) 9 Registrations Free  
How to Create a Great Presentation: June 22 10:00-11:00am, Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom) 2 Registrations Free  

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The Summer Research Training Institute 2017 is a series of workshops held over May and June 2017. Workshops focus on basic skills and knowledge for research. You can register for as many workshops as you want.

 

Foundations of Literature Searching

Wednesday May 3 at 2:30-4:30 pm OR Thursday May 4 at 9:30-11:30 am

Gold Computer Lab, Elizabeth Dafoe Library

Presenters

Ms. Lisa Demczuk

Liaison Librarian

College of Nursing

Mr. Kyle Feenstra

Liaison Librarian

Faculty of Education

Ms. Sarah Clark

Liaison Librarian

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

 

Description

In this workshop, we will cover skills in developing a literature search strategy as well as how to manage the literature. There will be an opportunity to test your skills in a computer lab. Literature search examples will be given from nursing, education, kinesiology, recreation, and gerontology/geriatrics.

 

 

 

Introduction to Systematic Reviews

Friday May 5 at 1:00-3:00 pm

Room 218 Helen Glass Centre

Presenter

Ms. Diane Cepanec

Senior Research Manager

College of Nursing & MCNHR

 

Description

This session will provide an introduction to systematic reviews by providing an overview of why systematic reviews are important and overview of different review types and the basic steps involved in conducting a systematic review.

 

 

 

Tips on Being a Successful Research Assistant

Monday May 8 at 1:00-2:30 pm

Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom)

Presenters

Mr. Scott Kehler

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Ms. Jennifer Watt

Faculty of Education

Ms. Erin Scott

Department of Sociology

Ms. Rachel Mangiacotti

College of Nursing

Description

Current graduate students will present their tips on being a successful research assistant.

 

 

 

Introduction to SPSS

Friday May 12 at 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Room 394 Helen Glass Centre

Presenter

Mr. James Plohman

Research Coordinator

MCNHR

 

Description

This hands-on introductory workshop will provide participants with an overview of quantitative data analysis using SPSS software. Participants will learn how to utilize SPSS by creating an SPSS dataset and entering data. Participants will also learn how to select and run procedures in SPSS including charts, descriptive statistics, parametric and non-parametric tests, correlations and cross tabulations.

 

 

 

Excel for Research Management

Thursday May 18 at 10:00-11:30 am

Gold Lab, Elizabeth Dafoe Library

Presenters

 

Ms. Sarah Clark

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Dr. Todd Duhamel

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Description

An overview on how to use Microsoft Excel for effective research management

 

 

 

Introduction to Research Project Management

Friday May 19 at 9:00-10:30am

Room 216 Tier Building

Presenters

 

Ms. Nicole Dunn

Associate Director (Research)

Centre on Aging

Ms. Mary Ann Nurmi

Research Coordinator

College of Nursing

Description

This workshop will provide practical information and tips for those who are managing a research project. Based on the principals of project management, we will explore strategies, tools, and basic skills to manage any sized research project through the research process.

 

 

 

Ethics Involving Human Subjects

Tuesday May 23 at 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Room 218 Helen Glass Centre

Presenter

 

Mr. James Plohman

Research Coordinator

MCNHR

 

Description

This presentation will focus on describing the basic ethical principles and guidelines for conducting research involving humans as outlined in the governing document: “Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans”. During this seminar, I will describe how these ethical principles should be practically applied when designing your research protocol. Helpful tips will be provided to assist seminar attendees in preparing a good application to the Education and Nursing Research Ethics Board.

 

 

 

Conducting Research in Schools

Tuesday May 23 at 1:00-2:30 pm

Room 228 Education Building

Presenters

 

Dr. Charlotte Enns

Professor and Associate Dean Graduate Programs & Research

Faculty of Education

Ms. Alison Wells-Dyck

Instructor and PhD Candidate aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

Faculty of Education

Description

This workshop will discuss the unique benefits and challenges of conducting research in school contexts. Ethical concerns will be discussed and recommendations for researchers will be provided.

 

 

 

Conducting Research with Older Adults

Thursday May 25 at 9:00-10:30am

Room 216 Tier Building

Presenter

 

Ms. Nicole Dunn

Associate Director (Research)

Centre on Aging

Description

This workshop will provide an introduction to conducting research with older adults including practical considerations.

 

Staying Organized During Systematic Reviews

Monday May 29 at 9:00-10:30 am

Room 218 Helen Glass Centre for Nursing

Presenters

 

Ms. Diane Cepanec

Senior Research Manager

College of Nursing & MCNHR

Ms. Lisa Demczuk

Liaison Librarian

College of Nursing

Description

This session will provide practical tips to help you stay organized during a systematic review and draws on lessons learned from those doing systematic reviews.

 

 

 

Introduction to NVivo

Thursday June 1 at 1:00-2:30 pm

Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom)

Presenter

 

Dr. Fenton

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

 

Description

An introduction to using NVivo for qualitative data management and analysis.

 

 

 

Indigenous Research

Monday June 5 at 1:00-2:30 pm

Room 326 Education Building

Presenters

 

Dr. Myrle Ballard

Post-Doctoral Fellow

College of Nursing                               aaaaaaaaaaaa

Dr. Heather McRae

Community Indigenous Scholar

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreational Management

Description

This workshop will provide perspectives from different disciplines regarding the process of conducting research with Indigenous individuals and within Indigenous communities.

 

 

 

Qualitative Interviewing & Focus Groups

Tuesday June 6 at 9:00-10:30am

Room 136 Isbister Building

Presenter

 

Dr. Kristin Reynolds

Assistant Professor

Department of Psychology

 

Description

In this workshop, we will describe qualitative approaches to data collection and analysis. Particular attention will be paid to interview and focus group data collection methods. In addition to the provision of didactic material, attendees will have the opportunity to complete hands-on activities related to qualitative data analysis.

 

 

 

Online Surveys

Wednesday June 7 at 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Room 394 Helen Glass Centre

Presenter

 

Mr. James Plohman

Research Coordinator

MCNHR

 

Description

Online Surveys are a popular tool used by researchers for data collection. In the first half of this workshop, I will explore the many issues that must be considered when designing and implementing an online survey including ethical considerations, question design, and survey delivery. I will also discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using this form of data collection over other survey methods. In the second half of the workshop, you will setup and deploy a sample online survey to demonstrate the steps that must be followed when online survey software.

 

 

 

NVivo – Practice Session and Advanced Methods

Tuesday June 13 at 10:00-11:30 am

Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom)

Presenter

 

Ms. Kelsey Johansen

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

 

Description

This workshop will include a short presentation on advanced uses of NVivo, and then be open as a trouble-shooting and practical session. Participants are asked to bring their own laptop with either the trial or full-version of NVivo installed.

 

 

 

Preparing a Manuscript for Publishing

Thursday June 15 at 1:00-3:00 pm

Room 326 Education Building

Presenters

 

Dr. Melanie Janzen

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Education

Dr. Diana McMillan

Associate Professor

College of Nursing

Dr. Jonathan Singer

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreational Management

Ms Miriam Unruh

Director

Academic Learning Centre                             aaaaaaa

Description

Panelists from a variety of different disciplines will share their experiences and tips regarding the academic writing process, including planning, drafting, revising, and responding to reviewers.

 

 

 

Creating Poster Presentations

Thursday June 15 at 11:00am-12:00 pm  *NOTE: CHANGE IN DATE AND TIME

Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom)

Presenter

 

Dr. Gordon Giesbrecht

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

 

Description

How to create effective poster presentations for research events.

 

 

 

How to Create a Great Presentation

Thursday June 22 at 10:00-11:00 am

Room 220 Active Living Centre (Cibinel Boardroom)

Presenter

 

Mr. Garrick Kozier

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

 

Description

This workshop is about how to effectively communicate research through presentations. It will include information on types of programs available for creating good presentations, how to design a presentation, and tips on presenting to an audience.

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University of Manitoba
Fort Garry Campus
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2
Canada

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SRTI is a partnership between the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management, Faculty of Education, Centre on Aging, and the Manitoba Centre for Nursing and Health Research (College of Nursing).

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