Springer Publishing Blog

Posted on January 11, 2015 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! Basic Description A clinical research nurse works in clinical research centers and acts as a patient advocate...
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Posted on January 16, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
For health and human services professionals, writing a successful grant is crucial for obtaining the necessary funds to conduct research. In recent years, funds for scientific research have declined, making grant writing more important than ever. Laura N. Gitlin, PhD, co-author of Successful Grant Writing, 4th Edition: Strategies for Health and Human Service Professionals, discusses the recent changes in...
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