Learn To Love Journal Club - Coursework That Prepares the Scientific Marketing Writer

Lisa Sproul Hoverman, PhD
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Science Writing
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What are the courses to focus on in graduate work that prepare you to successfully market science?  The answers may surprise you.  The ‘coursework’ that I found to most adequately prepare a doctoral candidate to become successful as a scientific marketer in writing, speaking, and presentation, are the following: Journal Clubs, Seminars, and Lab Meetings.  Why?  These three course types lay the foundation for critical thinking, analysis, and successful presentation ...