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NURS 7760 Interventions & Outcomes in Biobehavioral Research
Credit hours: 3 per Semester
Cluster: Chronic and Disabling Conditions and Palliative Care, Quantitative Research Methods and Statistical Analysis,Quantitative Research Methods,Statistical Analysis


Course Level: Doctoral Intermediate

Course Type: PhD


Course Open to: PhD Students

Institution:University of Colorado

Pre-requisites: Not applicable.

Course Description: Introduction to conceptualization, development, and testing of biobehavioral interventions; identification and measurement of biobehavioral outcomes. Attention is also given to the design of clinical trials to test biobehavioral interventions, questions of efficacy and effectiveness, and issues of implementation and fidelity.


Method of Instruction: Asynchronous in Canvas with optional intensive.

Delivery Platform: Canvas

Campus visits required: Not applicable.

Course Contact: Sarah Moak Hyman



Tuition: NEXus Common Price


Other considerations: By the end of this course, the learner will be able to: 1) Analyze methods of conceptualizing, developing, and delivering biobehavioral interventions. 2) Evaluate methods for ensuring the fidelity of biobehavioral interventions in research implementation. 3) Analyze theoretical and measurement issues pertinent to the determination of biobehavioral outcomes in intervention research. 4) Integrate concepts of clinical trial methods into the testing of biobehavioral interventions.


Available Seats by Semester for this course:


FALL 2016

Section: BXN
Credits: 3 / Semester

FALL 2017

Section: BXN
Credits: 3 / Semester

Seat granted.

Funding to develop this project was provided in part by the U.S. Department of Education's Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education
and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
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