The program will ensure that its fellows are able to investigate, evaluate, and improve their patient care practices. Fellows are expected to:

  • Analyze practice experience and perform practice-based improvement activities using a systematic methodology
  • Locate, appraise, and assimilate the best practices related to their patients' health problems
  • Apply knowledge of study designs and statistical methods to the appraisal of clinical studies and other information on diagnostic and therapeutic effectiveness
  • Use information technology to manage information
  • Access online medical information to support clinical care, patient education, and their own education