The third day of the five-day training program on ‘Designing a Research Canvas – From Purpose to Plan’ organized by the Research Cell at Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science (Autonomous) in collaboration with SVT-IQAC and Kasturba Health Society – Medical Research Centre commenced with Dr. Anuradha Ramesh, Convener, Self- Financed Programs at SVT College of Home Science addressing the attendees and introducing the speaker of the day: Dr. Mrunal Marathe, social scientist and medical counselor.
The topic for the session scheduled on Saturday, 10th October, 2020 was ‘Qualitative Research Design and Methods’. Dr Marathe discussed the essentials of qualitative research, the suitability of study designs for different research questions and methods for collecting qualitative data.
The session was followed by an interactive question answer session moderated by Ms Panchali Moitra, Assistant Professor and head, Research Cell.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Dr Bhamini Mehta, Department of Human Development, SVT College of Home Science.