Module 1: What is health research?

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2. What will you learn in this Module?

Module 1 of READI focuses on defining what health research is and identifying different kinds of research that you can participate as a researcher, consumer, and participant! You will learn how research is used and why you and other people with IDD belong on a research team! Let’s get researching!

In Module 1 we are going to discuss:
• What health is
• How research is defined and the different kinds of research
• Why you belong on a research team
• How research is used
• Why it is important for people with ID to participate in research as a participant, researcher, or consumer

3. Access Module 1

Module 1 - Define Research

4. Download the Module 1 Workbook

Download: Module 1 Workbook
Fill this out as you work through Module 1 of READI! You can write down your answers, ideas, and thoughts in this workbook!

Ausderau, K. K. & Health Research Engagement Development Team. (n.d.). READI: Module Workbooks. A product of the ‘Research Engagement with People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities’ project (PCORI Eugene Washington Engagement Award #10029)