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EdinburghCRF:How to be Well Read:Workshop on How to Read a Scientific Paper

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Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility

Crewe Road South

Edinburgh

EH4 2XU

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An essential professional skill is being able to read the clinical and scientific literature in an efficient and critical way. Through a series of short presentations, many examples and interactive practical sessions this workshop is designed to explain the importance of the scientific literature, discuss the range of different kinds of scientific paper, explore the structure and function of the different portions of a paper and develop an attack strategy for readers.

After the workshop each participant will:

•be able to discern the different kinds of scientific literature

•understand the structure of a typical scientific paper

•understand the importance of the abstract •know how to read graphs and tables

•have a working strategy for reading and critically evaluating a paper.

Prof Allan Gaw


Date: Tuesday 12th September 2017

Time: 0930 - 1230

Location: Seminar room, Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility, Western General Hospital, Crewe Road South, Edinburgh, EH4 2XU

Course Fees:

Student Rate: (valid matriculation card required) £20

NHS/Academic Early Bird Rate (before 2 August 2017) £30

NHS/Academic Rate after 2 August 2017: £40

Industry Rate: £80


To book a place, please email wtcrf.education@ed.ac.uk

For further information, please refer to the WTCRF website www.crts.org.uk

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