CCTS Professional Skills Training Program: Challenges of Ethical Authorship
Thursday, March 14, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM (CDT)
March 14, 2013 from 8-9:30 in West Pavilion Room E
Challenges of Ethical Authorship
Presenter: Jeff Engler, PhD
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, UAB Graduate School
Goal: Students and faculty will learn about the challenges of authorship, the academic style of writing, and ethical presentation of data in images and figures.
Understand the standards for inclusion as an author
- Understand how to mediate authorship disputes
- Understand why we include references in academic work
- Understand how to effectively paraphrase
- Understand what is proper and improper in preparing images for publication.
The PSTP is designed to provide practical assistance in the areas of scientific writing (such as the development of grants and scientific manuscripts), scientific presentations, career development, and leadership. Developed and sponsored by the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS), the target audience of the PSTP is all faculty, staff, trainees and students interested in expanding their professional skills in the stated areas. Seminars are held monthly on the second Thursday from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. in West Pavilion Room E.
The University of Alabama School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Alabama School of Medicine designates the seminar for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of ethnicity, gender, faith, gender identify and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.
When & Where
UAB Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)
The CCTS accelerates research for improved human health. Led by Robert P. Kimberly, MD, Associate Dean for Biomedical Research, CCTS funding is provided by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences grant UL1 TR000165.