Medical Research is a project-based course that facilitates student’s interest in medical research. Foundational concepts of research covered include medical ethics, formulating a research question, conducting a literature search, critical analysis of published research, identifying gaps in published research, collection of research data, analysis of data, interpretation of findings, and presentation of their findings. The first semester will focus on medical ethics, formulating a question, conducting a literature review, and writing a proposal for the student’s research project. The second semester will focus on data collection, statistical analysis, and producing a final manuscript and presentation.