Evaluation of a learner-designed course for teaching health research skills in Ghana

  title={Evaluation of a learner-designed course for teaching health research skills in Ghana},
  author={Imelda Bates and Daniel Ayirebi Ansong and George Bedu-Addo and Tsiri E Agbenyega and Alex Yaw Osei Akoto and Anthony Nsiah-Asare and Patrick E Karikari},
  journal={BMC Medical Education},
  pages={18 - 18}
BACKGROUND In developing countries the ability to conduct locally-relevant health research and high quality education are key tools in the fight against poverty. The objective of our study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a novel UK accredited, learner-designed research skills course delivered in a teaching hospital in Ghana. METHODS Study participants were 15 mixed speciality health professionals from Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana. Effectiveness measures included process… CONTINUE READING

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