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Medical Writing for Vaccines

Level:
Foundation
Area:
Medical Communication
Code:
MCF19
Duration:
03:00:00
Workshop profile:
This workshop is intended for medical and scientific writers who are interested in developing clinical and peer-reviewed documents in the specific area of vaccines. Pre-attendance at the Introduction to Vaccines workshop (MSF-10) would be beneficial but is not essential.
Objective:
At the end of this workshop, scientific/medical writers should be able to: • Correctly use specific vaccine terminology • Apply specifics of the vaccine field to clinical documents and peer-reviewed publications
Content:
The workshop will start with an exercise to identify vaccine-specific terms from a clinical study synopsis. The terms will be discussed and a glossary presented. The specificities of vaccine writing will be explored. After the break, the target audiences for vaccine publications, with respect to journals and meetings will be discussed and an exercise to develop an outline for an introduction will be undertaken.