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"How to publish in peer-reviewed journals"

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Why attend this course?

This course provides a hands-on approach to writing a scientific research paper for an international peer-reviewed journal, and introduces you to all the relevant steps involved in successful paper preparation, writing, and editing. It helps you to understand the explicit and implicit rules of the peer-review and revision process and to learn how to deal with reviewers and editors. Numerous training tasks help you to draft individual sections of your manuscript, and you are given concrete advice on how to overcome the various hurdles involved in the writing and publishing process. This course increases your understanding of what is expected in each manuscript section, and how to write these sections efficiently. It provides you with answers to your individual questions and gives you clear instructions on how to complete and submit your manuscript.

What you learn?

  • How to select a paper topic
  • How to select journal and paper type
  • How to prepare for writing
  • How to write efficiently
  • How to devise a publishing strategy
  • How to define paper objectives
  • How to structure the paper
  • How to write the individual sections of a scientific research paper
  • How to edit for clarity, style, and format
  • How to submit the paper
  • How the peer-review process works
  • Review criteria
  • Publishing ethics
  • The role of editor, referee and publisher
  • How to revise the paper
  • How to respond to reviewers and editors
  • How to avoid common mistakes

Who should attend?

Participants who are currently in the process of preparing, writing or revising a scientific research paper to be submitted to an international peer-reviewed journal.

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Course details

Venue: Munich, Germany or in-house at your institute
Duration: 3 days (9 am 5 pm)
Training language: English
Participants: max. 12

Open course: The course fee is EUR 1,490 per person (incl. VAT, course handbook, refreshments, lunches).

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