Ashley Hughes

    Email Address: amhughes@uic.edu
    College: Applied Health Sciences Department: Biomed and Health Info Sciences
    Title: Assistant Professor
    Office: 255
    Webpage: https://ahs.uic.edu/biomedical-health-information-sciences/directory/hughes-ashley-m/
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    Lab research projects seek to optimize health information technologies and medical devices so that they best support clinical work. In particular, I'm interested in promoting collaborative practices and teamwork in healthcare.

    To work on projects, RAs would learn about: simulation, measure development and validation, formatting requirements (e.g., APA formatting), statistical analysis, qualitative methods, and literature review techniques.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 5

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Majors of Interest: Health Information Management, Psychology, Business, Computer Science, Engineering, Pre-Med, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-health sciences. GPA 3.0 or above. Working knowledge of computers.

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    A highly motivated student who is willing to learn additional information to address interdisciplinary research challenges. Must be willing to undergo Human Subject Training. Research is conducted on the west side of campus. Demonstrate the ability to think analytically and think creatively.

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