Pipettes versus Charts: A Comparison of Undergraduate Research Opportunities (previous title: Comparison of Basic Science and Clinical Research for Undergraduate Students: Breaking Down the Dilemma)

Sarah HM Au-Yeung


There are two general types of research students can explore as undergraduates: basic science and clinical research. The rewards and drawbacks of both types are explored and supported by examples. Students can benefit from pursuing research and are encouraged to take the initiative to get involved as our profession revolves around understanding disease states and evidence-based medicine.


research; basic science; clinical

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