MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS21 1142 Writing Scientific Research Articles for Publication

Picus, Mark. Two semester hours. Summer, annually. Grading System: Pass or Fail. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor

This course presents the fundamentals of writing scientific research articles for publication and includes the basic structure of the research article, writing strategies, and ethical issues. Participants will improve scientific hypothesis-driven writing skills through discussion, reading, and numerous graded writing assignments; and they will go through the writing process, including revisions, of producing a draft of a scientific article.