The College of Medicine will be hosting the Fundamentals of Qualitative Research and Publication Workshop.  The session will be given by international speaker Dr. Simon Kitto from the University of Ottawa.  The participants should be able to answer several questions such as 'What is qualitative social research?  What makes it different from quantitative research?  What are the main methods of qualitative research? Why might we want to use them?'

Details of the course are as follows
Date: 11th January, 2018
Time: 08:00-16:00 Hours
Venue: Classroom 2A, ground floor, College of Medicine
CME: Accredited with 5 CME from the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties
Fee: Free
Target Audiences: Faculty Members, Clinicians and Stakeholders

General Learning Objectives & Desired Results:

By the end of the seminar, the participants will be able to:

  1. To develop a shared understanding of research using qualitative methods.
  2. To provide an opportunity to critically discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the different approaches to qualitative data collection.
  3. To provide an opportunity to experience the use of qualitative research methods, both for participants with a ‘book knowledge’ of these methods and for those with more experience with the use of quantitative methods. Once the participants are Recognize the organizational & curricular structure at the KSAU-HS

 For more information or registration please contact Ms. Agosto at 966-11-429-5197 email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Workshop Program