University of Nebraska Medical Center

Research Assistance

Our mission is to facilitate UNMC residents’ and fellows’ involvement in research in the areas of patient safety, quality improvement, healthcare disparities and education research.

Education Research Collaborative

The GME Education Research Collaborative fosters house officer-driven qualitative, quantitative, or mixed methods education research projects. The collaborative can assist house officers with all aspects of education research, including:

  • IRB applications
  • grant applications
  • study design
  • instrument development
  • data collection
  • analysis
  • manuscript preparation
  • oral and poster presentation development

Patient Safety/Quality Improvement/Disparities Research Collaborative

Resources exist for house officer-led research/QI projects and include:

  • Project feedback
  • Study/survey design and methodology
  • Assistance with IRB applications
  • HR data requests
  • Statistical analysis
  • Manuscript/poster/presentation review

If you would like help with your research or QI project, please submit your project to the GME Research Collaborative to a very brief form and we will be in contact with you to help in any way we can.