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ONLINE TRAINING Medical Writing: Improve your Writing & Reviewing Skills

Writing, editing & proofreading tips for medical writers: a standardised process to make your message effective, review & ensure document quality

Date

17-19-24 June 2020

Location

Online

Language

English

ONLINE TRAINING Medical Writing: Improve your Writing & Reviewing Skills

The aim of this online training is to improve medical writing skills & the quality of texts that you regularly prepare or review. Whether your text is an email, laboratory report, summary, regulatory submission, manuscript or business proposal, learn to make your message effective. 

The online training will be divided into 3 x 2 hours modules spread over 1 week:

Module 1

  • Substantive & technical aspects of medical writing & editing

Module 2

  • Brief review of key punctuation points affecting meaning & readability
  • Structuring texts, considering logic & text flow
  • Improving readability

Module 3

  • More on improving readability & avoiding distractions for your reader
  • Document review & working within a team
  • Tips & tools to improve the medical writing & reviewing process, including proofreading

Throughout all 3 modules in the training: considering the reader


Course Language

The online training will be in English

Barbara  Grossman
Barbara Grossman Hawkeye Medical Limited

Barbara Grossman has a passion for proofreading, quality control, and education. She started Hawkeye Medical Limited, a medical writing and consultancy business, after working for a medical publishing company and then a contract research organisation, where she built up and managed its medical writing group. Barbara runs professional development training for companies and educational institutions. She has had many roles in the European Medical Writers Association (EMWA): workshop leader since 2001, Treasurer 1998–2005, member of the Education Committee 2010–2018, Education Officer 2014–2016. She was awarded an EMWA fellowship in 2005 and is currently EMWA President. In addition, Barbara is an Associate Editor of Medical Writing, EMWA’s journal.

This online training is for anyone preparing or reviewing texts who needs to ensure that the intended message is conveyed effectively.


Participant experience

This online training will benefit both those new to medical writing & those wishing to improve their medical writing skills, as well as those who regularly review scientific, technical & medical texts. 

Each module will comprise lectures, practical hands-on exercises & text review sessions.

Online interactive training

Online Training - 3 modules

June 17th, 2020             10:30 am – 12:30 pm CEST
June 19th, 2020             10:30 am – 12:30 pm CEST
June 24th, 2020             10:30 am – 12:30 pm CEST

After the registration, you will receive all details about the connection.

The course will proceed with a minimum number of participants. Should this number not be reached the registered participants will be notified one week prior to the commencement of the course.

Certificate of attendance

Early Bird: € 610,00* (until 28 May 2020)

Ordinary: € 685,00*

Freelance - Academy - Public Administration**: € 366,00*


* for Italian companies: +22% VAT

** Early Bird discount not applicable to Freelance - Academy - Public Administration fee

The fee includes: tuition, organizational office assistance, teaching materials and attendance certificate that will be sent after the training via e-mail.

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Course Price

685.00 €

Early Bird

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

610.00 €

Payments accepted

  • Bank Transfer
  • Credit Card
  • PayPal

Other Details

Duration

3 modules lasting 2 hours

Course Type

Limited number of participants

You will receive

Certificate of attendance

At the end of the training, you will be able to

  • Effectively communicate with your intended reader

  • Prepare medical texts more efficiently than previously

  • Review medical documents constructively

  • Compile & use checklists to facilitate both text preparation & review

  • Ensure that high quality medical documents are produced

Participants' Feedbacks

very effective training with exercises

Environment was well described. I appreciated a lot the number of exercises

broader view on publication writing

Very focused and pragmatic

Practical and clear explanations

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Trainings
The fee includes: tuition, teaching materials, lunches and coffee breaks, organizational office assistance, attendance certificate. Early Bird discount not applicable to Freelance – Academy – Public Administration fee.
The course will proceed with a minimum of 8 participants. Should this number not be reached the registered participants will be notified one week prior to the commencement of the course.
For further information please contact:  e-mail: training@LSAcademy.com  telephone: +39 (0)35.515684

Conferences
The fee includes: seat at the conference, copy of presentations of Speakers who allow the distribution, informative literature for the day, networking lunch, coffee break, organisational office assistance, certificate of attendance. For further information please contact:  e-mail: events@LSAcademy.com  telephone: +39 (0)35.515684

Webinars
The fee includes: tuition, teaching materials, organizational office assistance, attendance certificate. Early Bird discount not applicable to Freelance – Academy – Public Administration fee. For further information please contact:  e-mail: training@LSAcademy.com  telephone: +39 (0)35.515684

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Payment should be made online (by credit card) or by bank transfer, at the time of registration (only for Italian companies: + 22% VAT) to EasyB s.r.l by bank transfer or by credit card. Bank transfer payable to:

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Please note that refunds (50% refund of the registration fee) will only be given if cancellation is received at least four weeks before the event date. Cancellations will only be valid if made in writing. Transfer of registrations (or name changes) are allowed for free and should be made in writing within 7 days prior to the event. EasyB reserves the right to postpone or cancel an event, to change the location of an event or to alter the advertised speakers for an event, to change its performance from residential to webinar/online. EasyB is not responsible for any loss or damage as a result of substitution, alteration, postponement or cancellation of an event due to causes beyond its control including without limitation, acts of God, natural disasters, sabotage, accident, trade of industrial disputes, terrorism, hostilities, epidemics, pandemics, and / or authorities’restrictions (so-called factum principis).

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