Wednesday, May 2

7:00 am - 9:00 am

309 So I Want to Write a Neurosurgical Manuscript and Make Sure It Gets Published

Fee: $100
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $100
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Moderator(s): Anil Nanda, MD, MPH, FAANS

Panelist(s): Edward C. Benzel, MD, FAANS; Tiit I. Mathiesen, MD (Sweden); Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, PhD, FAANS; James T. Rutka, MD, PhD, FAANS (Canada)

This course will familiarize neurosurgeons, residents and fellows with the art of translating scientific work into a meaningful and scientifically robust language. It will discuss the various formats of an article, as well as the ways of illustrating one's work in the form of graphs, tables, figures and artistic drawings. In addition, time will be spent on how to read an article scientifically and understand its strengths and weaknesses.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to: