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COMMENTARY
Year : 2019  |  Volume : 28  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 93-97

Trainees collaboratively investigating early career doctors' themes: A nard initiative in Nigeria


1 University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria
2 Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa, Bayelsa state, Nigeria
3 University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria
4 University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt, River State, Nigeria
5 Federal Medical Centre, Katsina, Katsina State, Nigeria
6 Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe, Gombe State, Nigeria

Correspondence Address:
Oladimeji Adebayo
Correspondence to: Dr. Oladimeji Adebayo Department of Medicine, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State
Nigeria
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/1115-2613.278623

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Early career doctors (ECDs) are faced with many unique challenges; this is even more pronounced in low resources setting like country Nigeria. To unravel and improve understanding of these challenges the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) initiated a trainee driven research initiative. NARD initiated the Research and Statistics Committee (RSC), a six member team derived from her membership. In an attempt to carry out her responsibility efficiently the committee created the Research Collaboration network (RCN), a 43 member team comprising ECDs from across Nigeria. The key themes to be explored under this initiative include demographic, work and psychosocial issues as it affect ECDs in Nigeria. This article is set out to describe in detail the NARD initiative in term of the structure, operational modalities and agenda for the year 2018/19.


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