Topic        
Registration        
Opening Remarks        
Principles for Writing Medical Papers
•        Essential Elements of a Journal Article
•        Tips for ESL Writers
•        Rhetoric and Other Writing Strategies
•        Target Your Audience
•        Exercise – Outlining (The First Step)
Break        
Critical Issues on Full-Length Articles (Investigation and Review)
•        How to Read Scientific Manuscripts
•        Critical Issues for Research Articles
•        Appraising Review Articles
•        Exercise – Linking Sentences
Lunch        
Effective Data Presentation
•        Data Presentation Formats
•        Guidelines
•        Legends for Figures and Table
•        Exercise – Word Choices
Break        
Journal Characteristics and Selection
•        The Impact Factor
•        Criteria Journals Use to Determine Publication
•        The Review Process
•        Journal Characteristics
•        Your Manuscript – Which Journal?  

Closing Remarks
Sessions

Principles for Writing
Medical Papers

Critical Issues on
Full-length Articles

Effective Data
Presentation

Journal Characteristics
and Selection
Workshop Schedule

Time
8:30 – 9:00  
9:00 – 9:05
9:05 – 10:35       





10:35 –10:50            
10:50 –12:30     




12:30 –13:30        
13:30 –15:00   




15:00-15:15                
15:15-16:45        






16:45 -17:00