Examining Quantitative and Qualitative Evidence in Health Care
July 10-14, 2023
Rutgers School of Nursing
This year’s sessions will be held via videoconferencing and the Rutgers Canvas Learning Platform.
Exciting free training opportunity available for eligible participants residing in low and middle income countries. View Details
Registration Deadline: Friday, June 30, 2023
Presented by The Northeast Institute for Evidence Synthesis and Translation – A JBI Center of Excellence
As the demand for health care continues to grow, so does the need for easily accessible, up-to-date evidence on best practices in health care. Systematic reviews are an important vehicle for addressing this need. Participants in the Summer Institute will gain a thorough understanding of the process and tools needed to undertake this important form of research and will work on developing an actual proposal.
- All times are in eastern US, daylight savings time (UTC/GMT -4).
- Language of instruction is English
The 5-Day Track
July 10-14, 2023
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily
This track is for individuals who are new to the comprehensive systematic review process and who wish to learn about the review and synthesis of both quantitative and qualitative evidence. Participants will gain a thorough understanding of the process and tools needed to undertake this important form of research.
- During the session, complete a structured plan to create your own systematic review proposal.
- 30 contact hours provided with JBI certification upon successful completion of chosen course or module of study.
- Systematic Review Consult Service is available for an additional fee.
Learn More »
- Day 5 is reserved primarily for completion of a systematic review proposal under guidance from Institute faculty.
We also offer 3-day tracks (18 credit hours) for individuals who are interested only the review and synthesis of either quantitative evidence or qualitative evidence (but not both). This option is available for those who wish to learn the skills for reviewing only one of these two types of evidence.
- The 3-Day Qualitative Track
July 10-12, 2023
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
- The 3-Day Quantitative Track
July 10, 13 & 14, 2023
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily
We also offer a 1-day track (6 credit hours) for individuals who are interested only in learning about the basics of systematic reviews and evidence synthesis (i.e. designing a focused clinical question, searching the literature, developing a proposal). The review and synthesis of quantitative and qualitative evidence are not covered in this track. Be sure to select the appropriate item in the drop down menu when registering. This track takes places on July 10, 2023 ONLY.
Academic credits also available
This course is available to students as an academic course for 3 graduate credits. To get more information on how to register, please contact the School of Nursing registrar’s office for details firstname.lastname@example.org
Specialized Instruction. Small Groups.
This year’s sessions will be held via videoconferencing via the Rutgers Canvas Learning Platform. You will gain hands-on instruction and practice in using the JBI specialized software program called SUMARI (the System for the Unified Management, Assessment and Review of Information), which is designed to assist researchers and practitioners to conduct systematic reviews of 10 different types, including reviews of effectiveness, qualitative research, economic evaluations, prevalence/incidence, aetiology/risk, mixed methods, umbrella/overviews, text/opinion, diagnostic test accuracy and scoping reviews. More information on this comprehensive tool is available here: jbisumari.org.
Continuing education credits are available for this course.
Advanced registration and payment is required.
Registration deadline for all participants:
Friday, June 30, 2023
JBI International Scholars in Academic Publishing Program
- Registration is free for all approved participants in the JBI International Scholars in Academic Publishing program. More information on the application process and eligibility for this program is available here.
Rutgers SON Faculty and Staff
- $50 – 1-day track
- $150 – 3-day track
- $250 – 5-day track
Rutgers Students, and non-SON Rutgers faculty & staff
- $125 – 1-day track
- $375 – 3-day track
- $625 – 5-day track
- $225 – 1-day track
- $675 – 3-day track
- $1125 – 5-day track
* Rutgers SON students who are doing systematic review for their capstone project are required to obtain the NEST Systematic Review Service
For general information, contact:
- View Frequently Asked Questions
- Ginny Allread • email@example.com – (973) 972-8644
- For information specific to systematic review research or JBI methodology, contact:
Yuri T. Jadotte, MD, PhD, MPH
Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.