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Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation

Services & Resources


Depending on the investigator needs, the Navigation Team can provide some or all of the following assistance:

Research Pathway

Conceptualize Research Study

  • Research question/hypothesis
  • Direct appropriate resources
  • Evaluate literature summary
  • Encourage innovative brainstorming
  • Help to identify potential mentors & collaborators
  • Identify sources of existing data 

 Research Study Design

  • Protocol & timeline development
  • Database development
  • Measurement identification and development
  • Assembling a research team
  • Recruiting human subjects
  • IRB application
  • Power calculations

 Funding & Grants

  • Advice on potential funding sources
  • Assistance with grant applications 

Conduct Research

  • Create randomization scheme
  • Data collection and documentation consulting
  • Progress report assistance
  • Advice on study logistics 

Analyze Research Results

  • Data preparation
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Statistical software availability

 Publish Research Results

  • Collaborate with:
    • manuscript preparation
    • presentation preparation
    • conference abstract submission 


Maine Medical Center Research Institute 81 Research Dr Scarborough, ME 04074 (207)396-8100

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