Scientific Research Writing and Ethical Consideration Course

Certificate course on scientific research and ethical consideration

Practice is the hardest part of learning, and training is the essence of transformation. – Ann Voskamp

An intensive course designed to learn the art of creating effective scientific research proposals and documents involved in observational study, process of ethics committee approval with emphasis on the study design, content of different documents required in relation to methodological, regulatory and organizational constraints.

Learning objectives

  • Complete cycle of research
  • Framing research question and selecting study design
  • Research proposal, workflow for research proposal submission to ethics committee, preparing research proposal, how to perform research proposal review
  • Observational studies, guidelines for observational study, overview of approval process by ethics committee, documents required for ethics committee approval, end-to-end process of observational studies from writing to publication.
  • Basic content of protocol, informed consent, case report form, undertaking by investigator, conflict of interest

Eligibility criteria

Experienced professionals/researchers and healthcare professionals

Training Mode

Self-paced, Online


2 months + 1 hours skype session

Expected Effort Hours

Weekly 6 hours every week


Online study materialincluding PDF and PPT


Ongoing assessment after completion of each module.We help the participants to revise and improvise.

Expected Outcomes

  • Complete knowledge of the most important factors involved in the planning and design of research proposal
  • Thorough understanding on preparation of various documents for observational study approval
  • Complete knowledge on study design
  • Clear understanding of submission process required for ethics committee approval