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Access a listing of nursing and related medical journals with direct links to journal home pages, author instructions, and more.

Evaluating Research

Evaluating the Evidence in Evidence Based Practice: The case for Quality Criteria
A document developed for doctoral students and faculty by Dr. Charlene Pope.


These forms are available to help guide you through the research process. Please contact the Office of Research and Evaluations if you have any questions.

Research Compliance

The MUSC University Compliance Assurance Program provides a proactive program that ensures full compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, laws, and regulations.

Ethics, Federal Regulations & Guidance

Research Training
Mandatory training for investigators involved in human subjects research.

MUSC Resources

NIH Resources

The NIH has revised its standard receipt dates as follows. Applications for Request for Applications (RFAs) and Program Announcements (PAs, PARs, PASs) with special receipt dates continue to be due on the specified dates listed in the FOA. For an application to be considered on time it must be received by by 5 p.m. local time for the applicant institution.

Grantwriting Tips

Statistics and Demographics
  • US Census Bureau
    Facts about people, families, housing, income, education, health insurance, and more.
  • Healthy People 2020
    A national health promotion and disease prevention initiative. Website contains useful data, health indicators, and publications.

  • FedStats
    Find US, state, and regional statistics from over 70 federal agencies.

  • Health Data Community
    Public resource designed to bring together high-value datasets, tools, and applications using data about health and health care to support your need for better knowledge.

  • State Health Facts Online
    Sponsored by the Kaiser Family Foundation, this site contains the latest state-level data on demographics, health, and health policy, including health coverage, access, financing, and state legislation.

    A national and state-by-state statistical effort to track the status of children in the US. Sponsored by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.