The research advisory committee: an effective forum for developing a research dynamic environment.

@article{Howland2008TheRA,
  title={The research advisory committee: an effective forum for developing a research dynamic environment.},
  author={Lois C Howland and Susan L Sullivan-Bolyai and Carol A. Bova and Robin Klar and Doreen Harper and Lynne Schilling},
  journal={Journal of professional nursing : official journal of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing},
  year={2008},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={241-5}
}
This article describes the role of a committee in the Graduate School of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts, Worcester, that is referred to as the research advisory committee. It was developed to sustain the research mission, to facilitate faculty scholarship, and to provide a venue for presubmission grant review (hence called mock review) in a graduate school of nursing that is not considered "research intensive." We present its historical framework, the development of a mock review… CONTINUE READING