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Common errors and publishing tips

Apr 05, 2016
1800 UTC
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In this webinar, researcher and trainer Karin Hoch Fehlauer Ale discussed errors that authors typically make when drafting their manuscripts and preparing for publication. This webinar comprised two distinct sections: the first focused on the different elements of a submission package and the manuscript, and the second on other points to keep in mind before submitting a manuscript to a journal. Karin shared tips on
  • How to avoid common errors when writing a paper and
    preparing the cover letter and references
  • How to navigate the publication process
  • How to select a journal and understand what journals look
    for in a manuscript
What the webinar covered
  1. How to avoid the most common errors made by authors when writing each section of a paper and when preparing the cover letter and references
  2. How to navigate the publication process
  3. How to select a journal and understand what journals look for in a manuscript

Featured expert

Dr. Karin Hoch Fehlauer Ale, Researcher, translator, and trainer

Karin completed her doctorate in Biological Sciences at the University of São Paulo (USP, Brazil). She has worked as a postdoctoral researcher for 6 years in the USP, Natural History Museum of London (UK), and Federal University of Paraná (Brazil). She has published several articles in journals of high impact factor, written scientific textbooks, co-supervised postgraduate students, and offered academic and school courses. Karin also translates Life Sciences articles (Portuguese <-> English). During her researcher career, she has collaborated with several scientific expeditions in Brazil and Wales, as well as attended scientific events in Brazil, Peru, Scotland, England, and Germany. For 4 years, she also coordinated the Lab. of Molecular Genetics in the Marine Biology Center at USP, where she received visiting researchers from Germany, USA, and Slovenia. Thus, Karin deeply understands the challenges faced by Brazilian researchers when writing their manuscripts in English, attending international academic events, and properly conducting their research.

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