Preliminary Registration Detail

Research Registry No : PLRID-00568_V4
Postgraduate Research : No
University Departmental Research : Yes
Name of University : University of Medicine 1.Yangon,Myanmar
Department : Department of Preventive and Social Medicine
Registration Date : 2020-07-13
Principle Investigator : May Soe Aung
Co-Investigators : Prof.Kay Thi Lwin, Dr.Myo Moh Moh, Dr.Swe Pyae Phyo Maung, Dr.Thiri Thawda
Title of Research : Assessment of perception and difficulties in conducting scientific research among final year doctorate students of the University of Medicine (1), Yangon, Myanmar
Field of Research : Administration and Management
Preliminary Research Design : Descriptive Study
Preliminary Research Type : Basic
Preliminary Justification : Finding and results from the researches of medical professionals are useful for both academic and daily medical practices. For improving research experiences and practices of medical professionals, effective supports and proper management are needed to provide according to their needs and difficulties facing during conducting research. However, there is limited finding regarding perceptions and difficulties during conducting research among Myanmar medical professionals. University of Medicine 1, Yangon is trying to improve the areas of research as one of academic fulfillment among post-graduate medical students. To fulfill the expectation of University, it is important to search basic needs and requirements in conducting research among post-graduate students. Therefore this study may give baseline information such as perception and difficulties of Doctorate and Ph.D candidates learning in the Final Year who have passed by some experiences of research in previous academic years, under University of Medicine 1, Yangon. By exploring these information, related stakeholders including faculty staffs and administrators will be able to intervene further procedures and programs for improvement of research activities of the University. Moreover, the curriculum for research training may be modified to address the gaps in conducting research. Removing barriers may improve the outcomes of scientific research by medical professionals.
Preliminary Aim : To assess the perceptions and difficulties in conducting scientific research among Final Year Doctorate students studying during 2020 academic year in University of Medicine 1, Yangon, Myanmar
Preliminary Objectives : 1. To assess the perceptions of Final Year Doctorate and Ph.D candidates on conducting scientific research 2. To describe the difficulties encountered by Final Year Doctorate and Ph.D candidates during conducting scientific research
Preliminary Sample Size : 100
Preliminary Study Duration : One year
Preliminary Study Area : University of Medicine 1,Yangon
Preliminary Study Method : The purposive sampling will be applied. Formerly, the list of candidates meet with eligible criteria will be taken from Department of Student Affair, University of Medicine 1. According to the list obtained, all Doctorate and PhD candidates from both preclinical and clinical subjects studying final year during the academic year 2020 will be selected.
Preliminary Research Outcome : The educational experiences on conducting research is essential not only for academic performance but also for application in real practices. For effectiveness of conducting research, background knowledge, perceptions and enabling environments such as ade
Preliminary Research Finding : It is still on data collection stage
Preliminary Progress Report : Data collection have been done among 32 participants
Study Starting Date : 2019-12-01
IRB/PRC/ERC Approval Date : 2020-06-26
Placement of IRB/PRC/ERC : University of Medicine 1, Yangon ,Myanmar
IRB/PRC/ERC Approval Letter/Document : 13072020140526UM1IRApproval.pdf
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