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2020-2021 Elective Title: 93AN700 — ANESTHESIA RESEARCH


Student will learn about data collection for clinical research, including building the data collection tools and analyzing the data. Student will also learn to write an IRB protocol and understand the process behind a clinical research.

Elective Details:

Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Yar Luan Yeap, M.D. (yyeap@iupui.edu)

Director: Yar Luan Yeap, M.D.

Campus: Indianapolis

Location: University Hospital

Other Faculty:

Learning Objectives

  • 1) Describe the process behind clinical research (MK5)
  • 2) Build data collection tools for research data collection (MK5)
  • 3) Understand the thoughts behind writing an IRB protocol for clinical research (P3)


  • Research Evaluation Form; (Completed work, whether it's data entry or IRB protocol writing 80% observation 20%)

Enrollment Information

Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status

Availability with Max Students per Month:


Duty Hours: 30-40 hours a week

Time Distribution: 50% Laboratory or Scholary Research; 10% Lecture/Seminar; 20% Library Research; 20% Online

Elective Type Category: AS - Advanced Science Research

Notes and Enrollment Information:

THIS COURSE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIAL SENIOR MATCH. For permission to enroll in this elective please contact Dr. Yeap (yyeap@iupui.edu).

Third Year Elective? Yes

Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning

Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None

Service Learning Included: None