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Session 1: Top tips for reading and reviewing a paper
Tuesday 29 September, 8pm, Dr Caroline Childs

The one-hour interactive session combined a presentation of a paper, discussion and the chance to put your questions. It was led by Dr Caroline Elizabeth Childs BSc (Hons) PhD RNutr, Lecturer in Nutritional Sciences at the University of Southampton, alongside a guest expert. Click to view the recording – you’ll need to provide your name and email address. You’ll receive a CPD certificate within two weeks of watching the full session.


Clear understanding of:

  • The pathway by which research is conducted and published
  • The language of research study designs
  • The hierarchy of evidence to consider when comparing study designs

Be aware of:

  • Tools which are available to assist with structured critical appraisal
  • The challenges and limitations inherent within nutrition research

Be able to:

  • Consider potential sources of bias in both research and media reporting of research
  • Consider the context of research conducted and how you can appropriately integrate this into your own practice

Slides from the session are available to keep for your records.

Future Season 1 dates for your diary (all 8pm):
Tuesday 27 October
Tuesday 24 November
Tuesday 15 December
Tuesday 26 January
Tuesday 23 February
Tuesday 16 March

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