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Want to tap the expertise of your Research, Scholarly Activity and Innovation EM colleagues? This members-only community is the ideal place for networking, exchanging ideas and collaboration. There are two easy ways to participate:
1) Log on to https://engaged.acep.org/home using your ACEP web credentials, select the Research, Scholarly Activity and Innovation Section community and start a new discussion thread.
2) Send an email to the community.
Questions about engagED? Email Community Manager, Kelly Peasley.
Resident Research and Scholarly Activity - A Primer
Emergency Care Research: A Primer - free electronic version
For novice investigators, the primer offers an introduction to emergency care research with a hands-on guide to initiating, completing, and disseminating research. The chapters in this manual address what emergency care research is, how to identify a research topic, find a mentor, address key issues in emergency care research, training in research, basics of grant writing, presentation of research results, getting published, top 10 commandments of emergency care research, and how to start a research career.
Scientific Writing: Taking an Abstract to Manuscript
Resources to assist investigators in bridging the gap between abstract to successful manuscript publication.
A basic primer on medical study design and research
ACEP Research Primer Book (PDF)
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