My Research Toolkit

Interested in how to better understand scientific manuscripts or keep up-to-date with research in your field? Looking for tips and tools to approach your first research project?

This toolkit provides a variety of research-related resources for MRTs in all roles at all levels. Fostering the creation and consumption of research is a key activity in support of CAMRT’s commitment to support the advancement of our profession through evidence-based practice and research.

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Tips for Understanding Research

How to Read a Research Paper
Critical Appraisal
What is Evidence-Based Practice?

Searching the Evidence - Literature Search
Types of Medical Literature

How to Integrate Research into Practice

How to Keep Up to Date with Literature in your Field
Journals Related to Medical Imaging
Peer Review in Scientific Journals
Integrating Research into Practice
Publishing Your Quality Improvement Projects

Getting Started

I have an Idea! Identifying a Gap
Research Methods
Statistics - from Beginner to Advanced
Research Ethics
Data Collection
Mentorship: Networking and Collaboration
Writing & Editing Tips
Reporting Guidelines
Publication Ethics

Disseminating your Work

Submitting a Manuscript
Creating Posters & Oral Presentations
Dissemination Tips
Celebrating Member Successes

Grants & Conference Opportunities

Research grants
MRT-related Conferences

Further Education

Available courses and education