Service description

The SC CTSI has expertise in designing and conducting qualitative research including development of discussion guides, focus group facilitation, interviews, codebook design and analytical techniques. These techniques can be valuable in conducting formative research to explore a specific issue or to provide greater context to your work.

Benefits for users

Rest assured that your community-based research methods provide the most comprehensive results, backed by rigorous scientific methodology, to best answer your research questions. 

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Our entire range of services is completely free of charge, and can continue until your needs have been met.  In instances when more ongoing and hands on assistance is needed (e.g., focus group facilitation, data analysis), we can work with your team to establish a reasonable fee for service.

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Contact information

Mayra Rubio-Diaz
Program Specialist

(323) 442-1157

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NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.