Global Health PhD/Postdocs writing retreat 2018
Uniting Streams in collaboration with Julius Global Health, University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht organized the first Global Health writing retreat for PhDs and Postdocts from the 26th to 28th of April, 2018.
The event offered participants the opportunity to work on their manuscript, join workshops to improve their academic writing and communication skills, and meet other global health PhD students and postdocs to share experience.
Topics for the workshops included Creating writing tools, Blogging in Science, Scientific writing and General Biomedical writing style. Participants also had one-on-one sessions with senior researchers including Assoc. Prof. Kerstin Klipstein-Grobusch and Prof. Diederick E Grobbee, and Prof. Saad B. Omer.
The event ended with tips and tricks session on various editorial and publication concerns of participants.