Essential modules for teaching publication writers

Edward F. Barroga
2013 Medical Writing  
Medical writers often help train researchers to compose and publish scholarly articles. Although this represents only a small portion of what medical writers do, it is important for those who train academic researchers to be knowledgeable and competent. Here, I describe 16 modules, each consisting of specific writing and editing activities, which need to be taught to publication writers. I also suggest a simple evaluation system for assessing 14 competencies in medical writing and editing
more » ... g and editing needed by publication writers to perform their role successfully.
doi:10.1179/204748012x13560931063555 fatcat:ird4gpaj5rdt3ozipy4lr7jkiu