Scientific writing in the sciences and medicine

Content   From a predominantly hypothesis-based, scientific point of view the following topics will be discussed:
  • how to structure each section of a manuscript
  • how to accurately describe research data
  • how to describe future research for a grant application
  • how to present scientific data on a poster and in a seminar
Learning objectives   With the knowledge acquired in this course participants will be able to:
  • correctly and independently draft a scientific manuscript and a research proposal
  • extract key information from a published paper in shorter time
  • appropriately present scientific data on a poster or in a seminar
Instructor   PD Dr. Sergio Gloor, Department of Biochemistry UZH  
Target participants   This courses is aimed primarily at doctoral researchers in the natural sciences and medicine involved with hypothesis-based research writing. 
Language   English
Duration   4 x 3 hrs course and homework

17 November 2020 15:00 - 18:00
24 November 2020 15:00 - 18:00

1 December 2020 15:00 - 18:00
8 December 2020 15:00 - 18:00

Canceling deadline  

27 October 2020 23:59

Location   Y44-H-11, Irchel Campus
Contact person   Eric Alms, Graduate Campus
ECTS credit   1 ECTS credit (has to be recognized by your faculty)