Call for Participation: 17th National Medical Writing Workshop and 10th Writeshop for Young Researchers

The Philippine Association of Medical Journal Editors (PAMJE) Inc. with support from the Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Council for Health Research and Development (DOST-PCHRD) and Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors (APAME) is organizing the 17th National Medical Writing Workshop and 10th Writeshop for Young Researchers on  30-31 March 2020 in Tacloban City. The workshop aims to help young investigators in health and health social sciences acquire practical knowledge and skills in preparing a scientific article for publication in a scholarly peer-reviewed journal. Successful applicants will be granted free workshop registration, accommodation, and meals during the workshop, and will be assigned to a mentor-facilitator who will guide them in preparing their articles for a brief presentation.


Requirements for participants

The workshop is designed for a maximum of forty (40) researchers in health sciences and health social sciences, aged 40 years old and below, who have a research project completed not more than 2 years ago and have drafted a publication-ready manuscript of maximum 2,500 – 3,000 words, formatted for submission to a scholarly biomedical journal. Note that thesis, dissertations, and technical reports in original format and length do not qualify. 

The selected draft manuscripts will be reviewed and revised during the workshop, based on the lectures and exercises, under the guidance of the faculty and mentor – facilitators. All participants are expected to present a powerpoint summary of their revised manuscripts on the second day of the workshop and agree to submit the article to an appropriate scholarly peer-reviewed journal within three (3) months after the workshop.

Instructions

Applicants should send the following requirements via email to pamjesecretariat@gmail.com on or before January 31, 2020.

  1. Fill out the application form. (Link: https://tinyurl.com/17NMWW2020)
  2. Conforme slip
  3. Abstract (in .docx and .pdf format)
  4. Draft of Journal Manuscript (in .docx and .pdf format)
  5. Instructions to Authors for the target journal (This is a free document downloadable from the website of your prospective journal.)

 

Please use this subject format in your email: Application_17th Writeshop_(Surname)
Please save your documents in this format:

 

  • Conforme Slip_(Surname)
  • Abstract_(Surname)
  • Manuscript_(Surname)
  • ITA_(Surname)

 

Application deadline: January 31, 2020
REGISTRATION IS FREE (limited slots only)

The results of the selection of participants for the Workshop will be communicated on February 10, 2020.

Note:

  • Selected participants are responsible for their travel arrangements.
  • Selected participants must show their paid ticket details on or before March 9, 2020, to reserve a slot in the workshop.

 

Should you have any concerns, do not hesitate to contact Ms. Christine Alayon (e-mail address: pamjesecretariat@gmail.com; tel. no.: (02) 8-837-7534 loc. 204).

Call for Participation: 17th National Medical Writing Workshop and 10th Writeshop for Young Researchers

1st PAMJE Convention

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The Philippine Association of Medical Journal Editors, Inc. (PAMJE) will hold its 1st PAMJE Convention on March 16, 2019, at the Pan Pacific Manila, M. Adriatico corner Gen. Malvar Streets, Malate, Manila.

With the theme “Journal Editing and Management 101”, PAMJE envisions advancing the quality of health journal publishing in the country.

To pre-register, go to https://tinyurl.com/1stPAMJECon.

For inquiries, you may contact us at 837 7534 loc. 204 or send us an email at pamjesecretariat@gmail.com.

CONVENTIONS SPEAKERS

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Annual Educational Session and 7th General Assembly

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The Philippine Association of Medical Journal Editors, Inc. (PAMJE) will hold its Annual Educational Session and 7th General Assembly on March 15, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City, Metro Manila.

Please confirm your attendance on or before March 14, 2019 by sending us an email at pamjesecretariat@gmail.com or contact us at 837-7534 loc. 204/203.

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Annual Educational Session on the Core Competencies

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The Philippine Association of Medical Journal Editors, Inc. (PAMJE) will conduct its Annual Educational Session on the Core Competencies for Scientific Editors of Biomedical Journals: Consensus Statement with speaker, Prof. Dr. Jose Florencio Lapeña Jr.

See you this March 15, 2019, from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City, Metro Manila. This is open to all. No registration fees will be charged!

Should you have any question, do not hesitate to email us at pamjesecretariat@gmail.com or call us at 837 7534 loc. 203/204.