Faculty workshop: Top 5 errors authors make when writing scientific papers

May 6, 2022  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Join the Office of Faculty Development for this workshop as Tom Annesley, Ph.D. discusses ways to avoid the top errors that authors make when developing scientific papers including:

  • The introduction: Failure to set the scene for the reader
  • The results: Confusing data from results
  • Figures and tables: Difficulty reading and grasping the message
  • The discussion: Making a poor argument for your work
  • Responding to reviewers: Failure to help reviewers see changes

Workshop objectives

After attending this session, participants will be able to:

  • Better tie together the major sections of a scientific paper.
  • Differentiate data from results when writing a scientific paper.
  • Improve the visual presentation of data in figures and tables.

This program is a “video-on,” interactive session that will include small group breakout sessions.

Date: Monday, June 13

Time: 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Location: Zoom

Register

This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development and is intended for faculty. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop or have questions about accessibility, please contact us at UMMS-Faculty-Development@med.umich.edu.

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