Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

"Preventing suffering form Cancer Pain"

About the Project

Project Time & Type:
Full-Year 2018 - CPIP
Research area(s):
Cancer Prevention
Project Description:
We conducted a randomized field trial using Standardized patients to examine how physicians assessed to and treated cancer related pain.
Expected Student Contributions:
Interns will help with the project, develop their own project, and help with publications and data analysis depending on their skill level
Related Website(s):
http://www.purdue.edu/hhs/hdfs/directory/faculty/shields_cleveland.html
Desired Qualifications:
2.8 GPA, Ability to work with Excel, ability to work with human subjects, ability to help with literature reviews. We can train you to do some of this work.
Estimated Weekly Hours:
9
Department awards independent research credits for this project?
Yes, 3 credit hours

Professor in Charge

Name:
Shields, Cleveland
Deptartment/College:
human development and family studies

Student Supervisor

Name:
Cezanne Elias, PhD
Title:
Visiting Professor

Cooperating Faculty

Name:
Stewart Chang Alexander
Deptartment/College:
Consumer Science