CHIRP Training Materials

Training Modules

Let's Get the Partnership Started

Earning a PhD in 30 Minutes – Research 101

If All You Have is a Hammer – Research Methods

A Weighty Proposition – Refining a Research Proposal

Beyond Google – Literature Search Strategies

History Repeating – Human Subjects Protection and Institutional Review Boards

Where's the Map? Planning and Implementing a Research Project

Significance and Meaning – Strategies for Analyzing and Interpreting Research Data

Show Me the Money – Grant Writing

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"Let's Get the Partnership Started" References

McGinnis PA, Hunsberger M, Davis M, Smith J, Beamer BA, Hastings DD. (2010).  Transitioning from CHIP to CHIRP: Blending Community Health Development with Community-based Participatory Research.  Family & Community Health. 33(3): 228-237. View abstract online.

Green LA, Fryer GE, Yawn BP, Lanier D, Dovey SM (2001). The ecology of medical care revisited. NEJM; 344(26):2021-5. Available with a subscription to the New England Journal of Medicine.

The Examining Community-Institutional Partnerships for Prevention Research Group. Developing and Sustaining Community-Based Participatory Research Partnerships: A Skill-Building Curriculum.  2006. View paper online.

Westfall JM, Mold J, Fagnan L (2007) Practice-based Research – “Blue Highways” on the NIH Roadmap.  JAMA; 297(4):403-406 (doi:10.1001/jama.297.4.403) View PDF of the article.

UCSF. Collaboration with Community-based Organizations and Agencies: A Guide for UCSF Researchers. View PDF of the guide.

"Earning a PhD in 30 Minutes – Research 101" References

Note some materials referenced in this session appear in the "Let's Get This Partnership Started" references.

National Research Council. (2002). Scientific research in education. Committee on Scientific Principles for Education Research. Shavelson, R.J., and Towne, L., Editors. Center for Education. Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Washington, DC: National Academy Press. View article online.

"A Weighty Proposition" References

Screening and Intervention for Childhood Overweight: A Summary of Evidence for the US Preventive Services Task Force 2005, Pediatrics  View PDF of the article.

Treatment of Pediatric Obesity 1998, Pediatrics (Full article available with a subscription.) View abstract online.

Position of the American Dietetic Association: Individual-, Family-, School-, and Community-Based Intervention for Pediatric Overweight 2006 View PDF of the report.

Active Education: Physical Education, Physical Activity and Active Performance Robert Wood Johnson, 2009 View article online.

Preventing Obesity Among Preschool Children: How Can Child-Care Settings Promote Healthy Eating and Physical Activity A Research Synthesis October 2011 View PDF of the article.

Centers for Disease Control - Community Strategies View article online.