When to Take an Interdisciplinary Research Approach

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Interdisciplinary research is a popular buzzword within the research community, met with varied levels of enthusiasm and disinterest. While team science, sounds like what it is…. a group of scientists, questions often remain on how interdisciplinary research works practically, or when to take this approach. To better understand when to take an interdisciplinary strategy, let’s […]

4 Ways to Utilize Grey Literature in the Research Process

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Grey literature is a great asset for researchers of all disciplines, and includes materials that are unpublished, or published in sources that are not typically included in bibliographic databases. Grey literature can include theses, posters, reports, data, and other formats. Whether you are interested in toxicology, health policy, or biostatistics, there is grey literature in your […]

Accessing Funding Through Pivot: Creating An Account

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Getting Connected Through Pivot Pivot is a resource that can be used to locate funding opportunities and to find, connect and collaborate with fellow researchers.  There is an estimated $33 billion dollars in funding that can be accessed through the Pivot database.  For more information about Pivot visit http://pivot.cos.com/about_pivot.     Account Access There are directed […]

2015 USF Health Research Day

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Congratulations to all of the College of Public Health participants in the 2015 USF Health Research Day. Overall, there was a total 56 Public Health posters. Forty-seven  of the 56 posters were from masters and doctoral students, 2 from faculty, 3 post-docs, and 4 from staff members. We are already looking forward to the 2016 […]

“Unlock the Power of Pivot”

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Finding research funding can seem like an ominous task.  Searching for content can get overwhelming and feel like it has nothing to do with what you are actually looking for.  The good news is there is a solution, PIVOT! Pivot is a great resource that is an extension to the more familiar, and trusted Community […]