Research Services

Promoting Research and Scholarship

The Office of Nursing Research (ONR) supports faculty and student research in numerous ways. We are committed to providing the highest quality of support to promote research and scholarship in the School of Nursing.

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Proposal Assistance

The ONR assists faculty from conception of a proposal idea to close out of the study. We support faculty in identifying funding sources, proposal development, developing budgets, and completion of necessary paperwork, and proposal submission. We also assist with planning future research.

Office of Nursing Research faculty with student reviewing a document at a desk.

Award Administration

The ONR works with faculty on the acceptance of the award and review of award expenditures to remain in compliance with the award’s terms and conditions. The ONR assists faculty in preparation and submission of progress reports and works closely with faculty in closing out the award.

Office of Nursing Research faculty with student reviewing a document at a desk.

Biostatistical Support

The ONR and Dr. Shuying Sha provide a wide range of support for research projects. We assist with: sample size calculation; data collection, entry, management, security, and analysis; and interpretation of results.

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Research Support Services

The ONR provides literature searches, reference citations in EndNote, and APA formatting. We assist with manuscript, poster, and PowerPoint preparation for dissemination of research. Assistance is also available for IRB submissions.