See below if you are interested...information taken from email forwarded by CDR Holder. Army POC is at bottom.
The Army Medical Specialist Corps (SP Corps) would like to extend an
invitation to our sister services/civilians who are serving as Occupational
Therapists, Physical Therapists, Dietitians, and Physician Assistants to
attend our annual Colonel Mary Lipscomb Hamrick (SP Corps) Research Course.
This course is designed as a scientific forum to educate SP Officers on the
broad competencies for planning and conducting research. Subject matter
experts will provide lectures and lead discussions on research development,
reference management, data analysis using SPSS, securing external funds,
publishing and presenting research findings, and SP research strategies to
meet Army objectives in reducing and treating injury. Additionally, this
course will provide an environment for the exchange of research ideas and
findings in preparation for research projects in clinical practice.
The course is being offered Monday, April 25th to Friday April 29th 2011 at
The Crowne Plaza, 1111 NE Loop 410, San Antonio, Texas.
SP Corps Long Term Health Education and Training selectees and SP Corps
Active Duty Officers will have priority for the forty (40) seats available.
In order to apply:
1. Complete attached registration form
2. Prepare a short summary paragraph describing your interest in research
(i.e. research question ideas). If you are a civilian please address how
your training may be of benefit to the U.S. government.
3. Submit both of these items to CPT Tamara Osgood, information listed below
or fax to 210-221-8360.
4. The deadline for applications is 1 March 2011.
Please let me know if you have any questions.
Office of the Chief, SP Corps
Fort Sam Houston, TX