ESA Masterclasses

2013 Masterclass in Scientific Writing

Masterclass 2013 in Scientific Writing, Brussels, Belgium

Improve your skills in Scientific Writing!

Evidence-based practice and guidelines apply the best available evidence gained from clinical trials to clinical decision making. In addition, adequate presentation of data from clinical trials is important for successful publication in internationally respected medical journals indexed by the Philadelphia Institute.

Masterclass in Scientific Writing is an advanced scientific workshop dedicated to learning how to write critically and and appraise scientific articles and abstracts. During this workshop participants will learn how to recognize good and poor quality papers, how to choose the right journal for publication, avoid common mistakes in the publication process and communicate efficiently with the editorial team.

Target audience

Young anaesthesiologists who already have some experience in the field in the clinical research field are clearly motivated in their choice of an academic path for their medical career in the future. The course is open to all active ESA members who speak and write English fluently, already have some publications in their native language and are making recognized efforts to develop their scientific writing skills.

Learning by doing

The programme contains a series of lectures and workshops during which participants will apply the knowledge learnt during lectures through practical exercises. The Faculty consists of international experts in scientific medical writing who received outstanding evaluation by attendees of the previous course.

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Registration fee

The Masterclass is free of charge. Lunch is provided.
The accommodation and evening dinner is at participant’s cost


The Masterclass was held on 19-21 November 2013.


Brussels, Belgium