Articles that recap the bi-monthly DCoE Psychological Health Webinars. The webinars are open to the public, free of charge and most provide continuing education.
Review Clinical Study Methods before You Accept Results, Expert Says (link is external)
Review Clinical Study Methods before You Accept Results, Expert SaysAugust 18, 2016
As new medical treatment approaches and platforms come along, providers should check whether the evidence offered to support the new approaches actually proves what it claims. This is especially important when it comes to non-inferiority studies, which try to show that a new approach is no worse than the old one, said Derek Smolenski, an epidemiologist and quantitative methodologist for the National Center for Telehealth & Technology.
Identifying, Preventing Sexual Abuse of Children (link is external)
Identifying, Preventing Sexual Abuse of ChildrenMay 20, 2016
Educating everyone who might potentially be involved in a sexual assault — whether as health care provider, victim, offender or bystander — can help prevent sexual assault against children, according to David Finkelhor, director of the Crimes Against Children Research Center.