Certificate in Health Research (CHR)


To develop practical skills in formulating research question, developing appropriate methodology, collecting relevant data, learning analytical skills and data analysis.


To develop capacity for high quality health research in health and other academic institutions of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province

Structure of the Course

The duration of the course will be two months with a total of ten (10) contact days spread over two contact sessions in the form of workshop and assignments. Attendance at these contact sessions will be mandatory.

Web based learning will be done through a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) with support from the teaching and university I.T staff. Web access to a virtual library will be allowed for every student, other resources and learning materials will be available on the program website.

Credit Hours

The course will be of 16 credit hours which have been divided into contact sessions and assignments.

Program Category: 
Continuous Medical Education

This program is taught at

Institute of Health Professions Education, Hayatabad, Peshawar