Trainings

Trainings

Preparing a Successful Manuscript

URL 1: https://mchb.hrsa.gov/research/media-webinar.asp

Date Developed: 3/9/2011. Source: U.S. Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Office of Epidemiology and Research. Presenter(s): James Perrin, MD; Donna Petersen, ScD, MHS. Type: Webinar Archive. Level: Advanced. Length: 55 minutes.

Annotation

The webinar is presented by two leading editors in the MCH field about how to prepare a successful manuscript for publication. This session describes the organization and key elements of a research paper. It considers both quantitative and qualitative presentations and makes suggestions regarding making a paper ready for submission. Presenters include (1) Dr. James Perrin,Professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and director of the Division of General Pediatrics and the MGH Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy and founding editor of Academic Pediatrics (formally known as Ambulatory Pediatrics); (2) Dr. Donna Petersen, Dean of USF’s College of Public Health and the Editor-in Chief of the Maternal and Child Health Journal.

Learning Objectives

• Learn how to prepare a successful manuscript for publication.

• Describe the organization and key elements of a research paper.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.