The Art of Medical Writing: Roadmap to Publication

One task remains daunting for clinicians, researchers, and educators at every stage of their careers: writing for publication. Whether it's a doctoral dissertation or hospital newsletter, every writing project starts with the same steps-and is vulnerable to the same pitfalls. This activity combines presentation and workshop elements to explore the entire writing process, from topic selection to final publication. 

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to:  

  • Describe a process of self-reflection to select the most appropriate writing project topic
  • Discuss the important steps in planning and writing an academic manuscript
  • Outline a typical process for manuscript submission to a peer-reviewed journal