Curriculum

PEDSnet Scholar Curriculum

The PEDSnet Scholars program includes a structured Core Curriculum to ensure acquisition of LHS research competencies and relevant PCORI Methodology standards. The primary components are:

  1. Improvement/Implementation Science or Research project proposal (required as part of the scholar application); and Improvement/Implementation Science or Research project;

  2.  Semi-monthly learning sessions and works-in-progress;
  3.  Self-guided, online learning modules;
  4.  Personal quality improvement project;
  5.  Scholar career development plan;
  6.  Mentoring; including institutional experiences in health system operations, improvement, and strategy;
  7.  PEDSnet Quality and Safety leaders panel; and
  8.  Annual In-person workshops, rotating at PEDSnet institutions (as circumstances permit); AHRQ in person or virtual meetings as determined by AHRQ program leadership.