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Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... One of the discrete institutional innovations of Dr. Snyderman’s tenure as Chancellor was the creation of the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI). Looked down upon by top-tier medical schools and academic medical centers, clinical research and trials nevertheless seemed to Dr. Snyderman...
Published: 15 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375463-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... of the feminist work of Dorothy Smith and her idea of institutional ethnography (IE). Drawing from Smith’s work on IE and her focus on texts in organizations offers methodological and analytical tools for critically investigating surveillance practices and carrying out empirical research in feminist surveillance...
Series: Experimental futures : technological lives, scientific arts, anthropological voices
Published: 16 August 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391333-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9133-3
Book Chapter

By Ralph Snyderman
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Clinical investigator Clinical and Translational Research Duke Clinical Research Institute Robert Califf MD Genentech Inc. ...
Published: 15 May 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... research methods institutional ethnography feminism organizations ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376279-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... This chapter explores the environs of a major medical research center in Africa. The center is owned by the National Clinical Research Organisation (itself explicitly called a para-statal institution) and has, for the past three decades, conducted world-leading research in tropical diseases...
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... and diversity. Race relations Neighborhood Partnership Initiative Gender equality Women’s Initiative One of the discrete institutional innovations of Dr. Snyderman’s tenure as Chancellor was the creation of the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI). Looked down upon by top-tier medical schools...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376279-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
..., policymakers. This chapter explores the genesis of TasP and suggests that the modes of implementation of this approach may have unintended and paradoxical effects in settings where social services are more likely to be delivered by ngos, humanitarian interventions, and research institutes than by the state...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... national news and pushed the medical center leadership into emergency management mode and ultimately growth. Communications Dealing with Crisis Office for Protection for Research Risks (OPRR) Jesica Santillan 60 Minutes ...
Series: Experimental Futures: Technological Lives, Scientific Arts, Anthropological Voices
Published: 17 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027669-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2766-9
... to a shared legacy of activism that they saw as defining the town’s history. These nostalgic articulations have become increasingly crucial to rural researchers’ efforts to define the meaning and boundaries of scientific communities in the absence of institutional structures. The chapter shows how rural...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374480-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
..., the Veterans Health Administration, this chapter examines some of the challenges of bringing qualitative data and research methodologies to bear within the politically charged, outcome-driven context of a U.S. government institution. An rct among veterans with spinal cord injury serves as a case study...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... imperative. A more centralized management and budgeting system was needed and this in turn created tumult and resistance among some constituencies reluctant to part with traditional ways. Genentech Inc. Biomedical Research Education Clinical Care Duke University Medical Center Organization ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... and, increasingly, policymakers. This chapter explores the genesis of TasP and suggests that the modes of implementation of this approach may have unintended and paradoxical effects in settings where social services are more likely to be delivered by ngos, humanitarian interventions, and research institutes than...
Published: 26 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027737-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2773-7
... A brief interlude follows the introduction. The interlude offers a self-reflexive discussion of the methodological choices made in designing and conducting the research for this book. Focusing on ethical questions that arose beyond the parameters of the institutional review board (IRB...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... In recent years, the European Commission (EC) has used various forms of public demonstrations, including technological demos, to manage its research and development programs. Based on sociological observations of one of these programs in the field of information technologies, this chapter shows...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
.... The center is owned by the National Clinical Research Organisation (itself explicitly called a para-statal institution) and has, for the past three decades, conducted world-leading research in tropical diseases in collaboration mainly with a one major northern government health agency. While both...
Published: 15 May 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... idea of institutional ethnography (IE). Drawing from Smith’s work on IE and her focus on texts in organizations offers methodological and analytical tools for critically investigating surveillance practices and carrying out empirical research in feminist surveillance studies. Building on Smith’s work...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7448-0
... States, the Veterans Health Administration, this chapter examines some of the challenges of bringing qualitative data and research methodologies to bear within the politically charged, outcome-driven context of a U.S. government institution. An rct among veterans with spinal cord injury serves as a case...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... aware that the medical center as a whole lacked a central operational system strong enough to create excellence and ensure future solvency. This required strengthening the management functions of the Chancellor’s office. Appointment Promotion and Tenure process Biomedical research...
Published: 02 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059226-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5922-6
... translated research out of the academic laboratory and offered Hollywood filmmakers a glimpse of VR’s narrative potential. LA-centered institutions, including the University of Southern California and the Sundance Institute, played significant roles in VR’s development prior to Facebook’s acquisition...