- International guidelines for medical writing
- ICMJE recommendations
- Authorship rules by ICJME
- Publication ethics
Are you concerned whether your research study has been conducted as per the standard ethical guidelines? Have you followed the best practices to describe and report the findings? With acceptance rates for medical journals as low as 5 to 25%, medical researchers need to ensure that they only report data that is accurate, reproducible, unbiased, and reliable. The majority of the medical and allied sciences journals recommend ICMJE guidelines for high-quality writing, reporting, and transparency in manuscripts. This webinar will help medical and health care professionals understand the ICMJE guidelines and prepare a high-impact research paper. It will also discuss the key ethical issues that authors must consider before submitting a manuscript to highly-cited, top-notch medical journals.
Researchers will learn:
- Importance of international guidelines and recommendations
- Introduction to international guidelines for medical writing – ICMJE, WAME, COPE, EQUATOR Network
- ICMJE rules for manuscript preparation and submission
- ICMJE recommendations for authorship
- Publication ethics by ICJME
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About the Speaker
Despina Sanoudou, Ph.D. (Cambridge), FACMG, Former Instructor at Harvard Medical School
An established researcher, public speaker, and published author, Dr. Sanoudou is an award-winning medical researcher with 181 publications in renowned medical/biomedical journals. The impact of her work is demonstrated by the 5190 citations that she has to her credit. She is also the recipient of more than 20 research grants. Dr. Sanoudou was a post-doctoral fellow as well as an instructor at Harvard Medical School. She has also worked as a coordinator for an international genomics/pharmacogenomics program and as a fellow with Genzyme and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. As a Publication and Training Consultant with Enago Academy, she conducts webinars and workshops to help researchers understand the nuances of academic writing and publishing. To date, Dr. Sanoudou has attended >200 national and international conferences as an invited speaker, served as a peer reviewer for 41 international journals, and chaired several seminars. She is also on the editorial board of multiple international scientific journals.