ASU Instruction Course 1: Scientific Medical Writing

Faculty: Prof.Dr.Ahmed Shokeir

Moderator: Fayez Hammad, Mohamad Abufaraj

31st October 2018, 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
USD 150 per delegate– (workshop only)
USD 75 per delegate (for conference delegate)


Training TitleScientific Writing and Publishing: A Hands-on Course
Course objectivesExplanation of the basic principles of study design, scientific wiring and publication.
Training outlinesThe objective of this course is to help trainees in writing their research in a simple and practical manner based on the long personal experience of the course director in this regard. The course contains simple and practical description of the study design in medical research together with an overview on evidence-based medicine. Moreover, the course contains precious advice form an editor on how to write a medical original article together with a collection of practical examples of the most common reasons of rejection of manuscripts of medical original articles. At the end of most lectures, there are some exercises and answers as hands-on training on scientific writing.
Public / prerequisites- Post- graduate candidates
- Researchers of all Calibers
Training outcomes:At the end of the training, trainees should be able to:
• Types of study design in medical research.
• How to write original article.
• How to review original article.

Program Schedule:

08:30-10:30 AMStudy Design in medical research
10:30-11:00Coffee Break
11:00-12:00How to carry out a randomized controlled trial
12:00-13:00Evidence based medicine: an overview
14:00-16:00How to write an original medical article: Advice from an editor
16:00-16:30Coffee Break
16:30-17:30Common reasons for rejection of medical articles