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Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACT) Demonstration Labs

Beyond Open-Ended Questions: Purposeful Interview Guide Development to Elicit Rich, Trustworthy Data


by George Sayre, PsyD ; Jessica Young, MPH, MSW
Seminar date: 3/21/2018

Description: This session will cover the following: a. Describe rigorous framework for qualitative interview data collection; b. Apply core concepts and methods for developing interview questions and guides; c. Understand the process of developing and refining interview questions and guides. Intended audience: New and experienced qualitative researchers, investigators using mixed methods, and interviewers.

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