Scientific Medical Writing
Short Course

Brush up your medical writing skills and learn how to write a clear and informative scientific text and how to structure papers and reports.

This course will cover:

  • What is the correct strategic approache to write successful documents
  • How to convey a message to the target audience
  • How to produce high-quality documents
  • What are the requirements to reach a successful outcome

By the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • know key elements of good medical and scientific writing
  • critically appraise texts and identify elements of poor writing
  • convert some examples of poor writing to good scientific writing
  • reproduce the most important aspects of good medical and scientific writing
  • improve own texts

The course language is English.

This course is for all professionals (native or non-native English speakers) who intend to improve their scientific medical writing skills.

  • Dr. Annette Mollet, Studiengangleitung
  • Prof. Dr. Thomas Szucs, Studiengangkommission
  • Dr. Silvia Rogers

Institute of Pharmaceutical Medicine
University of Basel
Klingelbergstrasse 61
CH-4056 Basel

Tel. +41 61 207 19 50

CHF 1,000
CHF 800 for academia and nonprofit organisation

Fees include course material, book "Strategic Scientific and Medical Writing" by Pieter H. Joubert and Silvia M. Rogers, coffee breaks.

Refund of fee will be given if cancellation is received in writing before the deadline for registration, after this date no refund can be given.

Course starts on:
Wednesday, 23.09.2020
Course ends on:
Thursday, 24.09.2020
Application Deadline:
Friday, 04.09.2020

ECPM, European Center of Pharmaceutical Medicine, part of the Medical faculty of the University of Basel together with other universities and different partners


Seminarräume Advanced Studies, Steinengraben 22, 4051 Basel

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