• To utilize focus groups to garner reactions (perceptions, opinions, beliefs, and attitudes) and preferences from women about the format and content of the two different model contraceptive efficacy tables. (cdc.gov)
  • This approach guarantees that the groups provide a wide range of viewpoints and perceptions, and can thus help to shed light on the different opinions and degree of consensus that exist on a given topic, such as the feeling of safety in a regional county municipality (RCM) or a municipality. (inspq.qc.ca)
  • In safety diagnoses, focus groups are used primarily to gather the opinions and perceptions of a population about the following safety-related topics: the safety of a particular life setting, the feeling of safety, and problems that cause concern, be they disorder, incivility, crime or victimization. (inspq.qc.ca)
  • Outcomes of Camping: Perceptions from Camper Focus Groups. (ed.gov)
  • As an initial step in this research project, focus groups were conducted in Hillsborough, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach Counties to gain insight into seafood consumption patterns and perceptions and to facilitate the construction of a detailed telephone summary. (ufl.edu)
  • Focus group research is not used to collect large amounts of data, but as an input into a deeper understanding of consumer tastes and perceptions. (ufl.edu)
  • Focus groups are a fast and effective way to elicit information and perspectives from a variety of key informants simultaneously. (drexel.edu)
  • Focus groups were conducted to elicit parent and provider opinions. (aappublications.org)
  • Elicit the opinions of several stakeholders or groups so as to gain a better grasp of the similarities and differences between their opinions. (inspq.qc.ca)
  • g. understand how to write focus group findings. (routledge.com)
  • This document, prepared for the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD), presents key findings and trends from a series of focus groups which RAND Europe conducted at a tri-Service level. (rand.org)
  • Focus groups provide insight into doctor-patient communications and can inform efforts to improve primary prevention in the clinical setting. (aappublications.org)
  • Although its principal function is to provide information for parents concerning child development, injury prevention has become an important focus of anticipatory guidance. (aappublications.org)
  • Services for prevention and treatment of drug abuse are an integral part of HIV prevention and treatment for these groups. (cdc.gov)
  • Morry's Camp specifically serves low-income and at-risk New York City youth by providing a maintenance and prevention program focused on the camp community, youth development, and education. (ed.gov)
  • The critical thing to understand about the opioid crisis is that it isn't a single catastrophic event like a terrible hurricane hitting a city," said Andrew Burki, chief public policy officer for the Hanley Foundation, a nonprofit focused on substance abuse treatment and prevention. (registerguard.com)
  • Hingson, R.W. (2010) Focus on: College Drinking and Related Problems: Magnitude and Prevention of College Drinking and Related Problems. (scirp.org)
  • Madison, WI-based Forward Health Group , which develops digital tools allowing clinicians to group together patients with similar diagnoses and other attributes, says the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) approved its PopulationManager software as a so-called "qualified registry" for 2017. (xconomy.com)
  • A trained staff member will pose questions from CTECs and Searle's Small Group Analysis questionnaire. (northwestern.edu)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Using focus groups, the authors were able to identify content areas and aspects of visual functioning in persons with refractive error that are not measured by standard visual acuity testing in the clinic or by other vision-targeted, health-related quality of life instruments such as the 25- or 51-item National Eye Institute-Visual Functioning Questionnaire. (rand.org)
  • 1.2 Focusing your evaluation 1.3 Words to live by Unit Two: Linking Program Development & Evaluation 2.1 Program objectives 2.2 Logic model 2.3 Creating an evaluation plan Summer Break Unit Three: Observations 3.1 Observations Unit Four: Interviews and Focus Groups 4.1 Interviews 4.2 Focus groups Unit Five: Questionnaires 5.1 Why use questionnaires? (scribd.com)
  • Unit Three: Observations 3.1 Observations Unit Four: Interviews & Focus Groups 4.1 Interviews 4.2 Focus groups Unit Five: Questionnaires 5.1 Why use questionnaires? (scribd.com)
  • Instructors of classes with fewer than five students may request an End-of-Term Focus Group to gather feedback since Course and Teacher Evaluations (CTECs) will not be administered. (northwestern.edu)
  • With the integration of HIVQUAL activities into the National Quality Center (NQC) in August 2013, the scope of the Regional Groups expanded to foster participation of Part A and B grantees in previously established groups consisting of Part C and D grantees. (constantcontact.com)
  • The scope of the Focus Group was to identify from the standardization viewpoint, within the competences of ITU-T, the impact of ICTs on Climate Change, in particular the reduction of ICT's own emissions over their entire lifecycle (direct impact), the mitigation that follows through the adoption of ICTs in other relevant sectors (indirect impact), and facilitating the monitoring of relevant climate parameters. (itu.int)
  • CRS Focus Groups are international in scope and include members from industry, academia, and government, interested to exchange knowledge and ideas. (controlledreleasesociety.org)
  • We found that, despite this study's wide geographical scope, heterogeneous focus group compositions, and the use of different moderators, common themes emerged. (diva-portal.org)
  • The Focus Group's sound is a blend of influences ranging from old library music sounds, sixties-inspired pastiches, and soundtracks to 1970s films and programmes, as well as the sound collage of musique concrète. (wikipedia.org)
  • House has acknowledged the debt that The Focus Group's sound owes to library music produced in the 1970s, to soundtrack documentaries, public information films, and soundtracks. (wikipedia.org)
  • The areas of focus for the Group's future performance are continued investments in product development, programmes to increase the Group's exposure to rapidly expanding emerging markets and initiatives to improve the Group's cost-effectiveness and competitiveness. (businesswire.com)
  • The survey was conducted among both full- and part-time employees, and it focuses on drivers for retention and how companies should focus recruiting efforts on retaining top talent. (certmag.com)
  • With attraction and retention identified as key development areas, the Membership Focus Group has been looking at how to ensure that a new recruit's expectations match his actual experiences. (freemasonrytoday.com)
  • Under the auspices of the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism, this focus group seeks to engage in a deep conversation on the issues related to, but also surrounding this proposed Charter of Values. (mcgill.ca)
  • Thank you very much for expressing interest in our Management 2020 Benchmarking Tool focus groups. (managers.org.uk)
  • Retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.news-medical.net/news/20150415/Focus-Diagnostics-announces-FDA-clearance-for-Simplexa-Group-A-Strep-Direct-Kit.aspx. (news-medical.net)
  • Present stimuli, share screens, mark-up screens, run card sort exercises, polls and more in your online interviews and focus groups. (focusvision.com)
  • The agency recently announced that it intends to conduct 20 focus group studies annually, with approximately 10 focus groups and 200 focus group sessions, focusing on DTC ads, physician labeling, risk communication and other topics. (fdanews.com)
  • The software allows users to conduct one-on-one or group interviews, with transcripts available immediately after the session is finished. (itracks.com)
  • Reach a broader, more diverse set of your customers and get to the heart of their truth in a matter of minutes by conducting powerful video interviews and online focus groups quickly and easily from anywhere using a secure, compliant platform with all the functionality you need to conduct, capture and use your data. (focusvision.com)
  • The objectives were a conscious component of the camp program and a source of focused attention with campers. (ed.gov)
  • The group is responsible for providing guidance on the development of new management alternatives and objectives for recreational and commercial marine fish fisheries in waters stretching from the mouth of the Sekiu River west to the Bonilla-Tatoosh line in Marine Area 4 (Neah Bay). (wa.gov)
  • To use focus groups alone to tackle the task of understanding consumer attitudes would not be a cost-efficient method, nor would it be likely to produce results that are representative of the general population. (ufl.edu)
  • Please turn to Page 2 for more on how to develop new hire training via your focus group. (brighthub.com)
  • While the agency usually uses focus groups to develop new policies, experts following the DTC ad issue said the move will only act to delay the development of meaningful policy. (fdanews.com)
  • In keeping with the goal of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to develop uniform contraceptive labeling, focus groups were conducted to determine a presentation format most useful to the consumer for contraceptive pregnancy rates. (cdc.gov)
  • We'd like to put together a diverse group of people who can help us develop recommendations for managing marine fish resources in the western Strait," said Craig Burley, fish division manager for WDFW. (wa.gov)
  • Feedback from SGAs and end-of-term focus groups is critical and shapes the content of my course both in assessing the workload and to engender effective communication between me and my students. (northwestern.edu)
  • The ferrets had three goals in mind for the redesign: Focus on larger images, show larger images, and please can the content be larger. (cuteoverload.com)
  • Transcripts were analyzed using thematic content analysis, and summaries for each category were compared across groups. (mdpi.com)
  • The German drug maker Bayer said on Thursday that it planned to spin off its polymer business into a new, publicly listed entity as the company moves to shift its focus primarily to health care. (nytimes.com)
  • This group focuses on finding our Scots Covenanter ancestors who were sent to is a Public Group with 170 members. (yahoo.com)
  • The group undertakes activities with the aim of encouraging CILA members to achieve CILA qualifications, predominantly focussing on members with no CILA qualifications at present. (cila.co.uk)
  • As a group Future Focus want to encourage members of CILA to become involved and undertake the examinations on offer as they demonstrate a high level of achievement and professional knowledge within the Insurance Claims market. (cila.co.uk)
  • Team members must then clearly establish the goals of the focus group and the topics that will be discussed. (inspq.qc.ca)
  • The operation resulted in the arrest of 49 suspected members of the criminal group, 58 properties were searched, and authorities seized laptops, hard disks, telephones, tablets, credit cards and cash, SIM cards, memory sticks, forged documents and bank account documents. (forensicfocus.com)
  • This group focuses on the "ELIXIR Registries" by the remit of ELIXIR resources (owned by member Nodes and indicated in their Service Delivery Plans or other ELIXIR Collaboration Agreements). (elixir-europe.org)
  • The ELIXIR Machine Learning Focus Group was initiated in October 2019, in order to capture the emerging need in Machine Learning expertise across the network. (elixir-europe.org)
  • As such, a persistent activity of this group is to align and coordinate these efforts across all relevant ELIXIR groups, such as the Federated Human Data Community and the Data Platform . (elixir-europe.org)
  • Hispanics were not separated from whites or other racial/ethnic groups in analysis of mortality data. (cdc.gov)
  • It operates under the banner of the Industrial Areas Foundation, he said, which is an umbrella group that helps sponsor local organizations for social change. (baltimoresun.com)
  • During Chase's annual meeting in May, one questioner asked CEO Jamie Dimon to stop Chase's backing of these companies and delivered a letter of protest from 20 environmental and Native American groups. (dispatch.com)
  • Forty-nine parents participated in a total of 9 90-minute focus groups that were held in 3 cities. (aappublications.org)
  • Twenty-six pediatricians participated in 3 focus groups that were held at a single national meeting. (aappublications.org)
  • One focus group was held in each of eight intervention facilities using a semi-structured interview protocol. (mdpi.com)
  • At three different locations in rural China, the authors held three types of focus groups composed of approximately seven to nine individuals: 14- to 18-year-old children with myopia of less than -0.5 D in both eyes, their parents and their teachers. (aao.org)
  • The focus group will be held via webinar from the comfort of your home, on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7 pm . (pabreastcancer.org)
  • The Thursday before Thanksgiving week, we held our third studio group class. (musicmattersblog.com)
  • MILAN--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Sorin Group (Reuters Code: SORN.MI), a global medical device company and a leader in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, announced today the acquisition of Neurotech SA ("Neurotech"), a developer of neurostimulation devices. (businesswire.com)
  • And the data demonstrates that the power of community is what draws them back," said Paul Austermuehle, senior vice president of Bernard Hodes Group and an expert in employer branding. (certmag.com)
  • Puerto Rice, Virgin Islands), because postcensus projections and population data specific for age, sex, and racial/ethnic minority group were unavailable for U.S. territories. (cdc.gov)
  • Offer flexibility in gathering data from different groups. (inspq.qc.ca)
  • Additionally, OpinionPond™ is designed to link data from the Pond to a quantitative survey, which allows additional in-depth analysis by groups of interest. (greenbook.org)
  • Data were collected in focus-group discussions. (nih.gov)
  • Attend this event and learn about the Focus Group process, the data collected and the recommended next steps to save lives in this community. (eventbrite.com)
  • The group, which is affiliated with the BUILD coalition that has aggressively pressed for changes in the way Baltimore officials handle community problems, has been invited to try organizing in Howard by a group of local religious leaders from various faiths, Rodriguez said. (baltimoresun.com)
  • The plan is to ask candidates to work with community groups to address those and other problems, work on organizing internally and then reconvene in the fall, he said. (baltimoresun.com)