Medical Writing / Scientific Writing Courses

PG Diploma in Medical Writing 

(Approved as member by Quality Council of India, Govt. of India)

  • 6 months online distance learning course
  • E-learning
  • Access to 1,00,000 ebooks and 10,000 ejournals
  • Fees: 32,000

Syllabus:

Module 1: Introduction to medical writing

  • Article Writing: Introduction
  • Good Publication Practices
  • Documentation Standards
Module 2: Article types
  • Overview of scientific articles
  • Reviews, Research articles, systematic review, meta analysis, commentary, letter to editor, editorials, etc.
Module 3: Writing article

  • Literature search and pubmed search
  • Article writing : Exercises and examples
  • Article submission, selecting target journal
  • Letter writing for editorial process
  • Reviewing, editing and publishing
Module 4: Software for medical writing
  • Referencing software, article writing software, and plagiarism software
Module 5: Guidelines for medical writing
  • Duties of Author, Authorship dispute, Editor, Reviewer, etc.
  • Guidelines of ICMJE and other bodies
  • Guidelines and Checklists of relevant to medical writing in diverse medical fraternities
  • Publication Ethics
  • Journal quality and impact assessment of article
  • Common technical document (CTD) dossier writing
Module 6: Documents in Clinical Research

  • Clinical study report
  • Grant proposal
  • Leave behind literature
  • Pharmacovigilance writing: ICSR, SAE reporting, Narratives, PSUR, DSUR, etc.

Each module carries 100 marks MCQ based tests and real time exercises of medical writing. Final Exam is of 100 marks

Total course marks: 700 marks