Effective Writing Skills for Community Physicians: A Practical Guide

Wednesday, October 18 2017 @ 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

IUSM-Muncie ,Library

Presenter(s): Matt Neal, MD, MBA, CPE, FACP, FACE, FAAPL
Audience: Faculty


Distilling the right message in scientific writing can be difficult. In this presentation, learn about writing skills, identifying your topic and background research, the 4 Cs of writing and much more!

Session Objectives:


  1. Learn the differnt types of medical writing;
  2. Learn how medical writing can enhance your skill as an educator and teacher, and your career;
  3. Learn the proper design of a medical manuscript;
  4. Realize resources available to the new medical writer;
  5. Realize common pitfalls (such as overuse of medical jargon and common grammatical errors) in manuscript preperation.


This event is sponsored by the IUSM Office of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development. If you have questions about this event please contact the office at (317) 278-3089 or by email at ofapd@iu.edu.