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18 Jul 2019
  • Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre
8.30am - 3.00pm

Writing for publication Workshop: VCCC Nurse-Led Research Hub

The VCCC is hosting an interactive workshop ‘Writing for Publication – a practical guide’ for nurses who work with people affected by cancer wishing to increase their writing output.

The VCCC is hosting an interactive workshop ‘Writing for Publication – a practical guide’ for nurses who work with people affected by cancer wishing to increase their writing output.

Researchers from the Centre for Palliative Care (St Vincent’s Health, Collaborative Centre University of Melbourne) experienced in publishing research findings will facilitate the day which includes practical guidance on how you can transform your work into publications.

The following topics will be covered: 

  • Why publish?
  • Why it’s hard to get started?  
  • Things to do before you start writing
  • Structuring and writing a paper
  • Submitting a paper
  • Reasons why journals accept or reject your papers
  • Responding to your reviewers' comments 
  • Writing a project report – what funders and managers need to know

Places are limited and are open to nurses within VCCC member organisations:

  • The Royal Children's Hospital
  • The Royal Women's Hospital
  • The Royal Melbourne Hospital
  • Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
  • Austin Health
  • Western Health
  • St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne

Registration

Registration is FREE and includes refreshments and a light lunch. Please note that there are limited places available (only 14) and you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Date: Thursday 18 July 2019
Time: 8.30am - 3.00pm
Venue: Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Level 13 conference room, 305 Grattan Street, Melbourne

Please contact Natasha Moloczij, Program Manager Nurse-Led Research natasha.moloczij@unimelb.edu.au if you have any questions. 

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