Qualitative Research 101

Presented By:

Erin E. Sullivan, Ph.D. 

Research Director, Center for Primary Care at Harvard Medical School, Lecturer, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School 

Session Goals:

By attending this session, Participants will be able to describe the benefits and limitations of qualitative research. Participants will be able to understand when to use qualitative and mixed methods research. Finally, participants will learn basic qualitative data collection and analysis strategies (interviews and focus on groups).

A live webcast sponsored by:

The N2 PBRN Virtual Training Series (AHRQ, Grant No. 1P30-HS-021667), Center for Primary Care at Harvard Medical School, and Clinical Directors Network, Inc. (CDN)

Date:  Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT


Qualitative Research 101 (PDF)

 This activity is pending for up to 1.0 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Credits valid until October 25, 2018.

Additional Resources:

Miles, M. B. and A. M. Huberman (1994). Qualitative data analysis: An expanded sourcebook. London, Sage.
Stake, R. (1995). The Art of Case Study Research. London, Sage.

Edmondson, A. and S. McManus (2006). “Methodological fit in management field research.” Academy of Management Review.
Weiss, R. (1995). The Art of Learning from Strangers. New York, Free Press.

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