Writers Workshop 2019

23 May 2019

BDEWF Workshop for New Authors and Peer Reviewers

British Dental Association, 64 Wimpole Street. London, W1G 8YS

Tuesday 22 October 2019


Jointly chaired by Ken Eaton and Stephen Hancocks

11.00 - Welcome and  aims of the day (Chairmen)

11.10 - Author guidelines and how to begin writing (Stephen Hancocks)

11.40 - How editors can help (Nairn Wilson)

12.10 - The peer review process (Ken Eaton)

13.10 - Lunch

13.50 - Small group work looking at papers which were rejected and analysing why

14.40 - Small groups report their findings

15.00 - Publications ethics - how to avoid the pitfalls (Ruth Doherty)

15.30 - Online publishing - future opportunities and challenges (David Westgarth)

16.00 - Panel presentation: Tips for improving scientific writing and Discussion (All presenters)

17.00 - Close

The day will constitute 5 hours of Continuing Professional Development for which certificates will be available and will meet GDC development outcomes A & D.  The cost is £40 for BDEWF members, £65 for Non-BDEWF members, £20 for full-time students to include lunch and refreshments.


To apply to attend the day please contact Stephen Hancocks on 

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