This class provides an introduction to medical research methods. Topics include placebos, nocebos, medical ethics, institutional review boards (IRB), statistics, formal logic and critical thinking, as well as experimental design and proposal writing.


Unless specifically noted above, references used in the construction of this web page include the following:

[FDM] Lecture notes from Functional Medicine University.

[SCNM] Lecture notes from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine.

[UT] Lecture notes from the University of Tennessee graduate programs in Chemistry and Biochemistry.