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Oggetto:

Writing and speaking for excellence

Oggetto:

Writing and speaking for excellence

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Academic year 2019/2020

Teacher
Prof. Pasquale Pagliaro (Lecturer)
Type
Seminario
Credits/Recognition
2
Delivery
A distanza
Language
Inglese
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Sommario del corso

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Course objectives

  • To acquire skills necessary for biomedical professionals to write an effective scientific paper characterized by logic, clarity, organization and precision. 
  • To learn writing to clarify and organize thinking and to generate ideas.
  • To learn how to meet the needs of the audience. To have clear purpose, and to select clear and appropriate visual aids and images.
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Program

Writing

  • Biomedical writing: The facts and the myths;
  • Quality of good biomedical writing;
  • Ways to improve your writing
  • Seven steps to successful writing
  • Common problems

Publishing Process:

  • The journal article (Taking it step by step)
  • Case reports
  • Review Article
  • Case Series or Case Reviews
  • Editorial
  • Letter to editor
  • Submitting your manuscript
  • Ethics in publishing (Authorship, plagiarism, fraud, duplicate publication, responsibility of Reviewers)

Other Writhing Projects

  • CVs and Cover letters
  • Grant applications
  • Patient Education Literature
  • Posters

Speaking

  • Writing and speaking: a comparison
  • The seven deadly sins of speaking

Preparation

Audience, Purpose, Setting, Organization checklist, Topic research, The text, Getting ready for the delivery, The international speaker.

Delivery

To read or not to read, No verbal communication (Podium, Lectern, Microphone, Laser pointers)

The question and answer periods, Performance anxiety, Common speaking situations (Lectures, Grand rounds, The ten-minute talk, Talks at international meetings, Administrative meetings, Responding to the media).

Visual and Equipment

Fallacies and Qualities of Visual Aids; The Slides; Handouts.

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Course delivery

Three-four frontal lectures and discussions about the articles presented and selected.

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Learning assessment methods

Final written and oral examination

Suggested readings and bibliography

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Medical English Usage and Abusage. E. Schwager. Phoenix: Oryx press.

Medical Style and Format. Edward J. Huth; ISI press

How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper. Robert A. Day and Barbara Gastel Phoenix: Oryx press



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    Enrollment opening date
    21/05/2020 at 10:00
    Enrollment closing date
    31/07/2020 at 10:00
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