Strengthening Scientific Writing Skills for Publishing Research Outputs in Peer-Reviewed Journals

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Strengthening Scientific Writing Skills for Publishing Research Outputs in Peer-Reviewed Journals

To meet this rising demand of equipping researchers, academics and young scientists with the necessary writing skills to convert a research work into a publishable manuscript, the Association of African Universities (AAU) is offering a four-day training workshop titled “Strengthening Scientific Writing Skills for Publishing Research Outputs in Peer-Reviewed Journals”. The purpose of this four-day workshop is to help participants use the results of their scientific study and turn them into a draft article for submission for possible peer-reviewed publication. Another area that would be covered is how to deal with on-line submission and editors’ and reviewers’ comments. This workshop will focus on aspects of “writing” and present a general outline of the steps to be followed while writing the manuscripts.

Objective of the Workshop:

This workshop seeks to help participants:

  1. Know the principles of writing a scientific paper in a step by step manner
  2. Develop a draft publishable paper
  3. Learn how to deal with online submission and peer review
  4. Know how to choose titles and Abstracts
  5. know the different types of manuscripts
  6. Learn the Different methods of manuscripts writing and how to present the results of a study to be published

 

Target Audience

Researchers, University faculty, Masters and PhD students, Program coordinators and Managers, Statisticians and Data analysts

Dates:

Tuesday 13th November – 16th November 2018

Venue:

University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Lilongwe, Malawi

Registration Fees and how to pay:

AAU Member Institutions: US$ 500

AAU Non Member Institutions: US$ 550.00

 

Facilitators

 

Experts from the International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP)

 

Registration Link of the workshophttps://www.research.net/r/lilongwe

 

Contact:

Ruth Issambo Dickson: rdickson@aau.org Mobile: 0264183296

1 Comment

  1. Are journalists free to attend the workshop?

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