From PICO to Publication: The Importance of Research for Practice
Evidence based practice is strongly emphasized in healthcare. However, initiating research in child life practice can feel overwhelming when resources are already stretched. Learn about tips and tools needed to get started on the path to being a researcher in clinical practice and see how one program supported child life specialists in completing original research.
Explore the PICO format to identify a current research topic.
Discuss what the steps are of an effective literature review.
Discuss research study options to determine an effective design for answering the PICO question.
Jenni L. Davis
Deirdrea A. Goltz
Child Life Supervisor
CCLS with experience in NICU, cardiology, and radiology. Passionate about research and evidenced based practice. Currently residing in Qatar and practicing child life abroad.