Identify a healthcare problem you may want to assess (do a literature search). This topic should be of your interest and must be realistically achievable.

*Use the FIU library databases (Highly encouraged) (Links to an external site.)

To log in using your student ID and log in information.

Complete the following (see below) as your first assignment to start your research paper.

Write a 10-pg max 1st paper draft with the following sections  

  1. Background & Introduction
  2. Purpose of study
  3. Research question
  4. Significance of study

Note: The first part of any research project is called a proposal. Every research project begins with an evaluation of a healthcare problem. Chose a research topic. This topic should be of your interest. Consult with the course instructor prior to starting your paper.