Scientific Writing Course for Clinical and Translational Researchers

Dates: 
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 4:00pm to 5:45pm

Time: 10 sessions, Sept 5 - Nov 14, 4:00-5:45 pm
Location: Mt. Zion Campus
Tuition: $400

Only 15 participants can be accepted, and the course fills quickly. The course is intended for faculty and postdoctoral basic science or clinical fellows who wish to learn specific ways to marshal the details of a biomedical research paper or grant proposal into a clear, concise, and comprehensible story that will be understandable to an interdisciplinary readership (papers), or meet the agency's review criteria (proposals). Coursework includes didactic presentations and significant writing and revising. Homework is expected to require up to 1-1/2 hours per class meeting. 

To be considered for the course, please contact the course instructor, Pamela Derish, Scientific Publications Manager in the Department of Surgery,  Pamela.Derish@ucsfmedctr.org or 415-885-7686.

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