Summary: The act or practice of literary composition, the occupation of writer, or producing or engaging in literary work as a profession.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Direct writing of flexible electronics through room temperature liquid metal ink
    Yunxia Gao
    Key Laboratory of Cryogenics, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e45485. 2012
  2. ncbi European Medical Writers Association (EMWA) guidelines on the role of medical writers in developing peer-reviewed publications
    Adam Jacobs
    Dianthus Medical Limited, London, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:317-22. 2005
  3. ncbi An evidence-based guide to writing grant proposals for clinical research
    Sharon K Inouye
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8025, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:274-82. 2005
  4. pmc Physicians' attitudes towards copy and pasting in electronic note writing
    Heather C O'Donnell
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:63-8. 2009
  5. ncbi How to write a systematic review
    Rick W Wright
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Barnes Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 455:23-9. 2007
  6. ncbi Writing the proposal for a qualitative research methodology project
    Margarete Sandelowski
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Qual Health Res 13:781-820. 2003
  7. ncbi Experimental disclosure and its moderators: a meta-analysis
    Joanne Frattaroli
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:823-65. 2006
  8. pmc What is missing from descriptions of treatment in trials and reviews?
    Paul Glasziou
    Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 336:1472-4. 2008
  9. ncbi Cross-cultural effect on the brain revisited: universal structures plus writing system variation
    Donald J Bolger
    Learning Research and Development Center, Department of Psychology, Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15221, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 25:92-104. 2005
  10. pmc Reading and writing difficulties in adolescence and later risk of welfare dependence. A ten year follow-up, the HUNT Study, Norway
    Kristine Pape
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Public Health 11:718. 2011

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  1. pmc Direct writing of flexible electronics through room temperature liquid metal ink
    Yunxia Gao
    Key Laboratory of Cryogenics, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e45485. 2012
    ..GaIn(10)-based electrical ink, a significantly neglected room temperature liquid metal, as both electrical conductors and interconnects, for directly writing flexible electronics via a rather easy going and cost effective way.
  2. ncbi European Medical Writers Association (EMWA) guidelines on the role of medical writers in developing peer-reviewed publications
    Adam Jacobs
    Dianthus Medical Limited, London, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:317-22. 2005
    ..Although this practice can improve both the quality and speed of publications, it has attracted controversy as a result of concerns about the inappropriate influence of pharmaceutical companies...
  3. ncbi An evidence-based guide to writing grant proposals for clinical research
    Sharon K Inouye
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8025, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:274-82. 2005
    ..Grant writing is a skill of fundamental importance to the clinical researcher, and conducting high-quality clinical research ..
  4. pmc Physicians' attitudes towards copy and pasting in electronic note writing
    Heather C O'Donnell
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:63-8. 2009
    The ability to copy and paste text within computerized physician documentation facilitates electronic note writing, but may affect the quality of physician notes and patient care...
  5. ncbi How to write a systematic review
    Rick W Wright
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Barnes Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 455:23-9. 2007
    ..Systematic reviews conducted in this fashion can be used as a higher form of current concepts or as review articles and replace the traditional expert opinion narrative review...
  6. ncbi Writing the proposal for a qualitative research methodology project
    Margarete Sandelowski
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Qual Health Res 13:781-820. 2003
    b>Writing the proposal for a qualitative research methodology study is a double challenge because of the emergent nature of qualitative research design and because a methodology study entails describing a process to produce a process...
  7. ncbi Experimental disclosure and its moderators: a meta-analysis
    Joanne Frattaroli
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:823-65. 2006
    ..Results of random effects analyses indicate that experimental disclosure is effective, with a positive and significant average r-effect size of .075. In addition, a number of moderators were identified...
  8. pmc What is missing from descriptions of treatment in trials and reviews?
    Paul Glasziou
    Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 336:1472-4. 2008
  9. ncbi Cross-cultural effect on the brain revisited: universal structures plus writing system variation
    Donald J Bolger
    Learning Research and Development Center, Department of Psychology, Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15221, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 25:92-104. 2005
    Recognizing printed words requires the mapping of graphic forms, which vary with writing systems, to linguistic forms, which vary with languages...
  10. pmc Reading and writing difficulties in adolescence and later risk of welfare dependence. A ten year follow-up, the HUNT Study, Norway
    Kristine Pape
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Public Health 11:718. 2011
    ..Reading and writing difficulties (RWD) might make young people vulnerable to work integration problems and welfare dependence through ..
  11. ncbi Writing biomedical manuscripts part II: standard elements and common errors
    A E Ohwovoriole
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine University of Lagos and Lagos University Teaching Hospital, PMB 12003, Lagos Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 30:389-99. 2011
    ..A research poorly conceptualised and/or conducted will fail to fly but poor writing up of the completed work accounts for a greater majority of manuscripts that get rejected...
  12. ncbi Teaching professional writing in an academic health sciences center: the Writing Center model at the Medical University of South Carolina
    Tom G Smith
    Center for Academic Excellence Writing Center, Colbert Education Center and Library 201, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Teach Learn Med 23:298-300. 2011
    b>Writing is taught as professional competency in higher education generally, but the health science education literature emphasizes writing as a pedagogical means rather than a professional end...
  13. ncbi Direct writing by way of melt electrospinning
    Toby D Brown
    Institute for Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, 60 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove, QLD 4059, Australia
    Adv Mater 23:5651-7. 2011
    ..In this sense, melt electrospinning writing can be seen to bridge the gap between solution electrospinning and direct writing additive manufacturing processes...
  14. ncbi Writer's cramp: increased dorsal premotor activity during intended writing
    Cathérine C S Delnooz
    Department of Neurology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Donders Institute for Brian, Cognition and Behaviour, Centre for Neuroscience, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:613-25. 2013
    ..WC) is a task-specific form of dystonia, characterized by abnormal movements and postures of the hand during writing. It is extremely task-specific, since dystonic symptoms can occur when a patient uses a pencil for writing, but ..
  15. ncbi Disruption of writing processes by the semanticity of background speech
    Patrik Sörqvist
    Department of Building, Energy and Environmental Engineering, University of Gavle, Gavle, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 53:97-102. 2012
    Previous studies have noted that writing processes are impaired by task-irrelevant background sound. However, what makes sound distracting to writing processes has remained unaddressed...
  16. pmc The contribution of the parietal lobes to speaking and writing
    Sonia L E Brownsett
    Division of Neuroscience and Mental Health and Medical Research Council Clinical Sciences Centre, Imperial College, Hammersmith Campus, Du Cane Road, London W12 0NN, UK
    Cereb Cortex 20:517-23. 2010
    ..The majority of left and right parietal activity was associated with the execution of writing under visual and somatosensory control irrespective of whether the output was a narrative or repetitive ..
  17. ncbi Embodied knowledge: writing researchers' bodies into qualitative health research
    Laura L Ellingson
    Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA, USA
    Qual Health Res 16:298-310. 2006
    After more than a decade of postpositivist health care research and an increase in narrative writing practices, social scientific, qualitative health research remains largely disembodied...
  18. ncbi Words and wards: a model of reflective writing and its uses in medical education
    Johanna Shapiro
    Department of Family Medicine, University of California Irvine Medical Center, 101 City Drive South, Rte 81, Bldg 200, Suite 512, Orange, Irvine, California 92868, USA
    J Med Humanit 27:231-44. 2006
    Personal, creative writing as a process for reflection on patient care and socialization into medicine ("reflective writing") has important potential uses in educating medical students and residents...
  19. pmc Wikis and collaborative writing applications in health care: a scoping review
    Patrick M Archambault
    Département de Médecine Familiale et Médecine d Urgence, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 15:e210. 2013
    Collaborative writing applications (eg, wikis and Google Documents) hold the potential to improve the use of evidence in both public health and health care...
  20. pmc The reflective writing class blog: using technology to promote reflection and professional development
    Katherine Chretien
    Washington DC VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:2066-70. 2008
    ..To combat this, educational initiatives employing mentored reflective practice, faculty role-modeling, and feedback have been advocated...
  21. ncbi Comparison of the neural basis for imagined writing and drawing
    Greg S Harrington
    Department of Radiology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:450-9. 2007
    Drawing and writing are complex processes that require the synchronization of cognition, language, and perceptual-motor skills. Drawing and writing have both been utilized in the treatment of aphasia to improve communication...
  22. ncbi Overlap and refractory effects in a brain-computer interface speller based on the visual P300 event-related potential
    S M M Martens
    Empirical Inference Department, Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics, Tubingen, Germany
    J Neural Eng 6:026003. 2009
    ..However, we show that such effects are dependent on stimulus parameters: an alternative stimulus type based on apparent motion suffers less from the refractory effects and leads to an improved letter prediction performance...
  23. ncbi The quality of written comments on professional behaviors in a developmental multisource feedback program
    Colleen Canavan
    Acad Med 85:S106-9. 2010
    ..A large body of research on feedback suggests that feedback is most beneficial when it is specific, clear, and behavioral. Analysis of feedback comments may reveal opportunities to improve the value of feedback...
  24. ncbi Writing a narrative biomedical review: considerations for authors, peer reviewers, and editors
    Armen Yuri Gasparyan
    Department of Rheumatology, Clinical Research Unit, Dudley Group of Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Teaching Trust of University of Birmingham, UK, Russell s Hall Hospital, North Block, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 2HQ, United Kingdom
    Rheumatol Int 31:1409-17. 2011
    ..Most editors consider review articles for special and regular issues of journals. Writing a review requires deep knowledge and understanding of a field...
  25. ncbi Therapeutic writing as an intervention for symptoms of bulimia nervosa: effects and mechanism of change
    Olwyn Johnston
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, United Kingdom
    Int J Eat Disord 43:405-19. 2010
    This study explored the effects on bulimic symptomatology of a writing task intended to reduce emotional avoidance.
  26. ncbi A new tablet for writing and drawing during functional MRI
    Fred Tam
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Hum Brain Mapp 32:240-8. 2011
    b>Writing and drawing are understudied with fMRI, partly for lack of a device that approximates these behaviors well while supporting task feedback and quantitative behavioral logging in the confines of the magnet...
  27. pmc When writing impairs reading: letter perception's susceptibility to motor interference
    Karin H James
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University, IN 47405, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 138:416-31. 2009
    The effect of writing on the concurrent visual perception of letters was investigated in a series of studies using an interference paradigm...
  28. pmc Examining the medical blogosphere: an online survey of medical bloggers
    Ivor Kovic
    Poslijediplomski studij Biomedicina, Medicinski fakultet Rijeka, Brace Branchetta 20, 51 000 Rijeka, Croatia
    J Med Internet Res 10:e28. 2008
    ..Most blogs allow readers to leave comments and, in this way, generate both conversation and encourage collaboration. Despite their popularity, however, little is known about blogs or their creators...
  29. pmc Content of weblogs written by health professionals
    Tara Lagu
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1642-6. 2008
    ..Medical weblogs ("blogs") have emerged as a new connection between health professionals and the public...
  30. ncbi Writing about testing worries boosts exam performance in the classroom
    Gerardo Ramirez
    Department of Psychology and Committee on Education, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Science 331:211-3. 2011
    ..The intervention, a brief expressive writing assignment that occurred immediately before taking an important test, significantly improved students' exam ..
  31. ncbi Use of a journal club and letter-writing exercise to teach critical appraisal to medical undergraduates
    R Edwards
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Medical School, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, UK
    Med Educ 35:691-4. 2001
    ..We describe an approach using a journal club and subsequent letter writing to teach critical appraisal and writing skills to medical undergraduates...
  32. pmc Reading depends on writing, in Chinese
    Li Hai Tan
    Department of Linguistics, and Vice Chancellor s Office, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:8781-5. 2005
    Language development entails four fundamental and interactive abilities: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Over the past four decades, a large body of evidence has indicated that reading acquisition is strongly associated with a ..
  33. pmc Beyond the margins: reflective writing and development of reflective capacity in medical education
    Hedy S Wald
    Memorial Hospital, Department of Family Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:746-9. 2010
    ..There has been a proliferation of reflective writing pedagogy within medical education to foster development of reflective capacity, extend empathy with deepened ..
  34. ncbi Effect of written emotional expression on immune function in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection: a randomized trial
    Keith J Petrie
    Department of Health Psychology, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Psychosom Med 66:272-5. 2004
    To determine whether writing about emotional topics compared with writing about neutral topics could affect CD4+ lymphocyte count and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) viral load among HIV-infected patients.
  35. ncbi Does expressive writing reduce health care utilization? A meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Alex H S Harris
    Center for Health Care EvaluationU S Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94025, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:243-52. 2006
    This meta-analysis examined whether writing about stressful experiences affects health care utilization (HCU) compared with writing on neutral topics or no-writing control groups...
  36. ncbi DASHER--an efficient writing system for brain-computer interfaces?
    Sebastian A Wills
    Department of Physics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 0HE, UK
    IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 14:244-6. 2006
    ..We propose that DASHER would be well-matched to the low bit-rate, noisy output obtained from brain-computer interfaces (BCIs), and discuss the issues surrounding the use of DASHER with BCI systems...
  37. pmc Scientific writing: a randomized controlled trial comparing standard and on-line instruction
    Amruta Phadtare
    Kalpavriksha Healthcare and Research, 301 A wing, Saikrupa, Next to Ganesh Chhhaya, Maharashtra, India
    BMC Med Educ 9:27. 2009
    b>Writing plays a central role in the communication of scientific ideas and is therefore a key aspect in researcher education, ultimately determining the success and long-term sustainability of their careers...
  38. ncbi Group writing of letters to the editor as the goal of journal club
    Alexander J Kallen
    JAMA 296:1053-4. 2006
  39. ncbi Awareness, attitudes, and perceptions of Croatian-based orthopedic and trauma surgeons toward scientific manuscripts, publishing internationally and medical writing. Results of an online questionnaire
    Diarmuid De Faoite
    AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation, AO Foundation, Dubendorf, Switzerland
    Coll Antropol 37:165-8. 2013
    The objective of this survey was to identify the importance placed by Croatian-based surgeons on writing scientific manuscripts and publishing them internationally, as well as their awareness of and attitudes toward medical writing...
  40. ncbi What I never wanted to tell you: therapeutic letter writing in cultural context
    Margaretta Jolly
    Centre for Life History and Life Writing Research, University of Sussex, c o Mantell Building, Falmer, BN1 9RH, UK
    J Med Humanit 32:47-59. 2011
    Therapeutic letter writing has been viewed by psychologists as a powerful form of creative writing in health care settings...
  41. ncbi Point-of-view writing: A method for increasing medical students' empathy, identification and expression of emotion, and insight
    Johanna Shapiro
    Department of Family Medicine, UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 92868, USA
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 19:96-105. 2006
    Although interest exists among medical educators in using writing that reflects on clinical experience to enhance medical students' communication skills, empathy, and overall professionalism, little empirical research documents the value ..
  42. ncbi Expressive writing for gay-related stress: psychosocial benefits and mechanisms underlying improvement
    John E Pachankis
    Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:98-110. 2010
    This study tested the effectiveness of an expressive writing intervention for gay men on outcomes related to psychosocial functioning.
  43. ncbi Writing, self-reflection, and medical school performance: the Human Context of Health Care
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 177:26-30. 2012
    ..Finding ways to improve communication and self-reflection skills is an important element of medical education and continuing professional development. This study examines the relationship between self-reflection and educational outcomes...
  44. ncbi Beyond expressive writing: evolving models of developmental creative writing
    Sophie Nicholls
    York, UK
    J Health Psychol 14:171-80. 2009
    Pennebaker's expressive writing paradigm has helped to introduce the benefits of writing to health care...
  45. pmc Transparency and trust: Clear definition of ghost writing would be helpful
    Nicholas Moore
    BMJ 329:1345-6. 2004
  46. ncbi The effects of very early Alzheimer's disease on the characteristics of writing by a renowned author
    Peter Garrard
    Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR UK
    Brain 128:250-60. 2005
    ..M. while she was writing her final work...
  47. ncbi Narrowing the gap: the effects of an expressive writing intervention on perceptions of actual and ideal emotional support in women who have completed treatment for early stage breast cancer
    Grace Gellaitry
    Centre for Behavioural Medicine, Department of Practice and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University of London, UK
    Psychooncology 19:77-84. 2010
    To assess the effects of an expressive writing (EW) intervention on perceptions of emotional support in women completing treatment for early stage breast cancer.
  48. ncbi The content of medical journal Instructions for authors
    David L Schriger
    University of California, Los Angeles Emergency Medicine Center, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:743-9, 749.e1-4. 2006
    ..We describe the general and statistical content of the Instructions for Authors of major medical journals...
  49. pmc Writing implementation research grant proposals: ten key ingredients
    Enola K Proctor
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St, Louis, St, Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Implement Sci 7:96. 2012
  50. ncbi Writing error may be a predictive sign for impending brain atrophy progression in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a preliminary study using X-ray computed tomography
    Hiroo Ichikawa
    Department of Neurology, Brain Nerve Center, Showa University Fujigaoka Hospital, Aoba ku, Yokohama, Japan
    Eur Neurol 65:346-51. 2011
    To investigate whether writing errors are predictive of longitudinal brain atrophy progression in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
  51. pmc Facilitating scholarly writing in academic medicine
    Linda Pololi
    Women s Studies Research Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:64-8. 2004
    Scholarly writing is a critical skill for faculty in academic medicine; however, few faculty receive instruction in the process...
  52. ncbi The Write Stuff: selected study module in medical writing
    Peter Cross
    Med Educ 37:480. 2003
  53. pmc Learning to improve: using writing to increase critical thinking performance in general education biology
    Ian J Quitadamo
    Department of Biological Sciences, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA 98926 7537, USA
    CBE Life Sci Educ 6:140-54. 2007
    ..As an instructional method, writing has long been perceived as a way to improve critical thinking...
  54. pmc CONSORT for reporting randomized controlled trials in journal and conference abstracts: explanation and elaboration
    Sally Hopewell
    UK Cochrane Centre, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 5:e20. 2008
    ..Here, we extend the CONSORT (Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials) Statement to develop a minimum list of essential items, which authors should consider when reporting the results of a RCT in any journal or conference abstract...
  55. doi Writing academic papers: lost in translation?
    Maria J Grant
    Health Info Libr J 28:247-8. 2011
    The process of writing for publication is a challenging one. It moves us from the spoken and written word into a realm that requires us to provide supporting evidence to develop an argument in a logical and progressive way...
  56. ncbi Therapeutic writing and chronic pain: experiences of therapeutic writing in a cognitive behavioural programme for people with chronic pain
    Bodil Furnes
    Department of Health Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Stavanger, Stavanger, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 21:3372-81. 2012
    To examine the experiences of therapeutic writing from the perspectives of patients attending a chronic pain management programme.
  57. ncbi Action and object word writing in a case of bilingual aphasia
    Maria Kambanaros
    Cyprus Acquisition Team, Department of English Studies, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus
    Behav Neurol 25:215-22. 2012
    ..In the case of bilingual speakers, such processes impact on both languages. We conclude grammatical category is an organizing principle in bilingual dysgraphia...
  58. pmc An everyday activity as a treatment for depression: the benefits of expressive writing for people diagnosed with major depressive disorder
    Katherine M Krpan
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Affect Disord 150:1148-51. 2013
    The benefits of expressive writing have been well documented among several populations, but particularly among those who report feelings of dysphoria...
  59. ncbi Enhancing the mission of academic surgery by promoting scientific writing skills
    Pamela A Derish
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0104, USA
    J Surg Res 140:177-83. 2007
    b>Writing and publishing are key to career development and academic success for surgeons who have less time than ever to devote to these activities...
  60. ncbi "Spin" in scientific writing: scientific mischief and legal jeopardy
    Robert H Fletcher
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Law 26:511-25. 2007
    ..We therefore suggest some actions that editors can take to foster a more trustworthy evidence base both for the care of patients and for legal decisions...
  61. ncbi The effects of expressive writing following first myocardial infarction: a randomized controlled trial
    Lynn Willmott
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton
    Health Psychol 30:642-50. 2011
    To assess the effects of expressive writing on health care utilization, clinical variables and subjective quality of life following first myocardial infarction (MI).
  62. ncbi [Reflective writing in nursing education: background, experiences and methods]
    Licia Montagna
    Universita degli Studi di Milano
    Assist Inferm Ric 29:140-52. 2010
    In the nursing field, writing one's own educational/professional experience has been utilized for a long time, to develop reflection and therefore learning...
  63. ncbi A physician peer support writing group
    Stefan C W Grzybowski
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, British Columbia Women s Hospital and Health Centre, Vancouver, Canada
    Fam Med 35:195-201. 2003
    Barriers to publication can be overcome through a peer support writing group in an academic department of family practice. This study describes the experience and outcomes of a writing group in a family practice department.
  64. ncbi Chronic illness: trauma, language, and writing: breaking the silence
    P Penn
    Ackerman Institute for the Family, 149 East 78th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Fam Process 40:33-52. 2001
    ..is how the conversation that leads to new stories is expanded through the development of voice and the use of writing. Looking at language, we are particularly attentive to the social prevalence of negative metaphors that surround ..
  65. ncbi General principles of forensic report writing
    S H Allnutt
    Corrections Health, Matraville, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 34:980-7. 2000
    The aim of this paper is to provide an update of principles of forensic report writing, to guide and assist registrars, junior consultants and psychiatrists considering working within the forensic arena.
  66. ncbi The elements of electronic note style
    Thomas H Payne
    University of Washington, USA
    J AHIMA 74:68, 70. 2003
  67. ncbi Education techniques for lifelong learning: writing multiple-choice questions for continuing medical education activities and self-assessment modules
    Jannette Collins
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, E3 311 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    Radiographics 26:543-51. 2006
    ..process, there is an increased need for self-assessment modules that include MCQs and persons with test item-writing skills to develop such modules...
  68. ncbi The effect of meaningfulness and integrative processing in expressive writing on positive and negative affect and life satisfaction
    Nicola S Schutte
    Psychology Department, University of New England, Armidale, NSW, Australia
    Cogn Emot 26:144-52. 2012
    Meaningfulness and integrative processing of expressive writing may influence the effect of expressive writing...
  69. ncbi Writing qualitatively, or the demands of writing
    Max van Manen
    Department of Secondary Education, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Qual Health Res 16:713-22. 2006
    ..What should be more helpful is learning "how to write." Qualitative writing may be seen as an active struggle for understanding and recognition of the lived meanings of the lifeworld, and ..
  70. ncbi Writing for publication: faculty development initiative using social learning theory
    Bonnie K Sanderson
    School of Nursing, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Nurse Educ 37:206-10. 2012
    ..To strengthen a school of nursing's culture of scholarship, a faculty development writing initiative based on Social Learning Theory was implemented...
  71. ncbi Assessing reflective writing on a pediatric clerkship by using a modified Bloom's Taxonomy
    Margaret M Plack
    Department of Health Care Sciences, Program in Physical Therapy, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:285-91. 2007
    ..Effective teaching requires reliable methods of assessment. Several methods of assessing reflective writing have been described; however, they often require significant training, and reliability has seldom been assessed...
  72. ncbi Role of proprioception and vision in handwriting
    Marie Claude Hepp-Reymond
    Institute of Neuroinformatics, University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    Brain Res Bull 79:365-70. 2009
    ..word "Parallele", written within a short sentence with and without visual control, was quantified using a digital writing tablet...
  73. ncbi Neural correlates of creative writing: an fMRI study
    Carolin Shah
    Functional Imaging Unit, Institute for Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1088-101. 2013
    Cerebral activations involved in actual writing of a new story and the associated correlates with creative performance are still unexplored...
  74. ncbi Word processing as an assistive technology tool for enhancing academic outcomes of students with writing disabilities in the general classroom
    Orit E Hetzroni
    Department of Special Education, University of Haifa, Faculty of Education, Mount Carmel, Haifa, Israel
    J Learn Disabil 37:143-54. 2004
    This study investigated the use of a word processor for enhancing the academic outcomes of three students with writing disabilities in a junior high school...
  75. ncbi Writing intelligible English prose for biomedical journals
    John Ludbrook
    Department of Surgery, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 34:508-14. 2007
    ..combination of semi-objective and subjective evidence that the quality of English prose in biomedical scientific writing is deteriorating. 2. I consider seven possible strategies for reversing this apparent trend...
  76. ncbi Supporting academic publication: evaluation of a writing course combined with writers' support group
    Claire M Rickard
    Griffith University, Research Centre for Clinical and Community Practice Innovation, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Nathan Campus, Nathan, Queensland 4111, Australia
    Nurse Educ Today 29:516-21. 2009
    ..to fulfil this obligation, little is known about the effectiveness of practical strategies to support academic writing. In this small cohort study (n=8) comprising nurses and other professionals involved in university education, a ..
  77. ncbi Treating acute stress disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder with cognitive behavioral therapy or structured writing therapy: a randomized controlled trial
    Arnold A P van Emmerik
    Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychother Psychosom 77:93-100. 2008
    b>Writing assignments have shown promising results in treating traumatic symptomatology. Yet no studies have compared their efficacy to the current treatment of choice, cognitive behavior therapy (CBT)...
  78. ncbi Writing a qualitative research report
    Philip Burnard
    School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, University of Wales College of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    Accid Emerg Nurs 12:176-81. 2004
    ..This paper offers a format for writing a qualitative research report for publication...
  79. ncbi Mind-to-paper is an effective method for scientific writing
    Jacob Rosenberg
    Department of Surgery, Herlev Hospital, Herlev Ringvej 75, 2730 Herlev, Denmark
    Dan Med J 60:A4593. 2013
    The problem of initiating the writing process is a well-known phenomenon, especially for young and inexperienced scientists...
  80. ncbi Clear writing, clear thinking and the disappearing art of the problem list
    Daniel M Kaplan
    J Hosp Med 2:199-202. 2007
  81. ncbi Expressive writing moderates the relation between intrusive thoughts and depressive symptoms
    S J Lepore
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3890, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 73:1030-7. 1997
    The author investigated whether expressive writing enhances emotional adaptation to a stressful event (graduate entrance exams) by reducing event-related intrusive thoughts or by desensitizing people to such thoughts...
  82. ncbi The nature of qualitative comments in evaluating professionalism
    Alice Frohna
    University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0201, USA
    Med Educ 39:763-8. 2005
    ..We analysed written comments on clerkship evaluation forms to determine if they furthered our understanding of students' professional behaviour...
  83. ncbi The effects of an early intervention music curriculum on prereading/writing
    D Register
    Florida State University, USA
    J Music Ther 38:239-48. 2001
    This study evaluated the effects of music sessions using a curriculum designed to enhance the prereading and writing skills of 25 children aged 4 to 5 years who were enrolled in Early Intervention and Exceptional Student Education ..
  84. ncbi Reflective writing and nursing education
    Melissa Craft
    Breast Imaging of Oklahoma, Edmond, Oklahoma, USA
    J Nurs Educ 44:53-7. 2005
    Reflective writing is a valued tool for teaching nursing students and for documentation, support, and generation of nursing knowledge among experienced nurses...
  85. ncbi Biomedical publication for neurosurgery residents: a program and guide
    S Eastwood
    Department of Neurological Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, USA
    Neurosurgery 47:739-48; discussion 748-9. 2000
    ..Nonetheless, the actual writing of reports is a skill often learned by osmosis in academic medicine...
  86. pmc Character complexity and redundancy in writing systems over human history
    Mark A Changizi
    Sloan Swartz Center for Theoretical Neurobiology, MC 139 74, Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 272:267-75. 2005
    A writing system is a visual notation system wherein a repertoire of marks, or strokes, is used to build a repertoire of characters...
  87. ncbi Blogging for weight loss: personal accountability, writing selves, and the weight-loss blogosphere
    Chez Leggatt-Cook
    Brisbane, Australia
    Sociol Health Illn 34:963-77. 2012
    ..b>Writing about experiences of weight loss in online journals, or blogging, has recently expanded rapidly...
  88. ncbi How writing system and age influence spatial representations of actions: a developmental, cross-linguistic study
    Christian Dobel
    Westfaälische Wilhelms Universitaät, Munster, Germany
    Psychol Sci 18:487-91. 2007
    ..To evaluate these hypotheses, we conducted a study with participants exposed to different reading and writing systems: Germans, who use a left-to-right system, and Israelis, who use a right-to-left system...
  89. ncbi Triangulation of written assessments from patients, teachers and students: useful for students and teachers?
    Sarah Frandsen Gran
    University of Oslo, Norway
    Med Teach 32:e552-8. 2010
    ..Many medical students in general practice clerkships experience lack of observation-based feedback. The StudentPEP project combined written feedback from patients, observing teachers and students...
  90. ncbi Writing effective consultation letters: 12 tips for teachers
    Erin Keely
    Department of MedicineUniversity of Ottawa, Canada
    Med Teach 24:585-9. 2002
    ..in training programs, there has been very little written on the teaching and evaluation of consultation letter writing. Consultation letter writing is an essential skill that cannot be learned simply by reading others' letters and ..
  91. ncbi Using a writing group to promote faculty scholarship
    Julia Fisco Houfek
    College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985330 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    Nurse Educ 35:41-5. 2010
    b>Writing productivity is an essential component of scholarship. Barriers to writing include intrapersonal characteristics, faculty role complexity, and time constraints...
  92. ncbi Visual perception of writing and pointing movements
    David Méary
    Laboratoire de Psychologie et Neuro Cognition, CNRS UMR 5105, Université Pierre Mendès France, F 38040 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    Perception 34:1061-7. 2005
    ..movements the duration increases as a function of distance and width of the target (Fitts' law), whereas for writing movements the duration tends to remain constant across changes in trajectory length (isochrony principle)...
  93. ncbi Letters of recommendation: rating, writing, and reading by clerkship directors of internal medicine
    Kent J DeZee
    Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 N Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920 5001, USA
    Teach Learn Med 21:153-8. 2009
    ..Letters of Recommendations (LORs) are used for applications to medical school and graduate medical education, but how they are used by current internal medicine educators is unknown...
  94. ncbi A case for clarity in the writing of health statements
    Elizabeth A H Wilson
    The Beckman Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, IL, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 72:330-5. 2008
    ..The present study attempts to determine if older readers are particularly susceptible to misremembering negatively worded health-related statements...
  95. ncbi Writing it up: a step-by-step guide to publication for beginning investigators
    Mark A Kliewer
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792 3252, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:591-6. 2005
    b>Writing scientific manuscripts can be unnecessarily daunting, if not paralyzing. This paralysis is usually the result of one of two reasons: either researchers do not know how to start, or they do not know what to put where...
  96. ncbi Does writing about the bereavement lessen grief following sudden, unintentional death?
    L M Range
    University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, USA
    Death Stud 24:115-34. 2000
    b>Writing about traumatic events produces improvement in an array of areas including physical and psychological functioning...
  97. ncbi On writing (5): fabrication, falsification and plagerism in medical research and publishing
    J Baillie
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Endoscopy 36:1008-10. 2004
  98. ncbi Appraising and assessing reflection in students' writing on a structured worksheet
    Barbel Pee
    Department of Oral Growth and Development, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London, UK
    Med Educ 36:575-85. 2002
    ..In line with evidence-based practice in education, research is needed to appraise the utility and effectiveness of these techniques, so that they may be used with confidence...
  99. ncbi Language style matching in writing: synchrony in essays, correspondence, and poetry
    Molly E Ireland
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 99:549-71. 2010
    ..Three projects explore language style matching (LSM) in everyday writing tasks and professional writing. LSM is the relative use of 9 function word categories (e.g...
  100. ncbi On writing (4): submitting a manuscript for publication
    J Baillie
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Endoscopy 36:821-4. 2004
  101. ncbi Writing therapy for the bereaved: evaluation of an intervention
    Moira O'Connor
    School of Psychology, Edith Cowan University, Western Australia
    J Palliat Med 6:195-204. 2003
    ..b>Writing has proven to be useful for people adjusting to traumatic experiences...

Research Grants73

  1. Regulation of thyroid hormone levels by central and peripheral pathways
    KRISTEN RACHEL VELLA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..techniques and the intangibles of becoming a successful independent scientist including grant and manuscript writing, lab management and teaching...
  2. Comparative Resistance Exercise Effects on Knee Osteoarthritis Pain, Functional I
    KEVIN ROBERT VINCENT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..relevant to the development of knee OA including both biomechanical and biochemical analysis;4)Improve grant writing proficiency...
  3. DNA Damage and Response in the Bladder Microenvironment.
    Bradley P Dixon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..oversight;didactic instruction through seminars, additional graduate coursework, and training in grant-writing and manuscript preparation;and clinical participation with pediatric urologists in the care of patients with ..
  4. The Habenulo-Interpeduncular Pathway and Nicotine
    Christie D Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Second, the PI will be trained in laboratory management and grant preparation and management. In addition to writing a complete and thorough R01 grant proposal, this training will promote knowledge of the preparation of budgets, ..
  5. Effect of PPARy Ligands on Alcohol-Induced Alveolar Macrophage Oxidative Stress
    Samantha M Yeligar; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..subsequent grant applications, present research findings at national meetings, and gain experience in manuscript writing and grant preparation...
  6. Molecular Markers for Progression of Pulmonary Fibrosis in Systemic Sclerosis
    Shervin Assassi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..with courses in genomics and proteomics, longitudinal and Bayesian data analysis, bioethics and advanced grant writing. Candidate's research efforts are focused on combining high- throughput molecular data with sophisticated ..
  7. Community Participation Research of Breastfeeding Disparities in African American
    Tamar Ringel Kulka; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..form sub-committees such as: outreach, data management, survey, focus groups, pilot study, dissemination, and writing. At least one representative from the community and one representative from academia will be in each sub-..
  8. Pathobiology of Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes in a Ferret Model
    Zoe Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..important hypotheses about CFRD, 3) develop skill in the implementation of rAAV gene therapies, 4) strengthen my writing and leadership/mentoring skills, and 5) solidify preliminary data for my first R01 application...
  9. Mitochondrial dysfunction, oxidative stress, and surgical acute kidney injury
    ..from diverse physician-scientists with focus on scientific acumen development, and scheduled manuscript writing, presentation building, and grant preparation...
    Sarah Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..S. military's efforts to recover and identify missing soldiers from the Vietnam War. In addition to writing case studies and comparative analyses to be published in academic journals and online, the research team, in ..
  11. Tobacco Control Research Branch Scientific and Technical Services Support
    KOURTNEY MARSHALL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and supplies, except as may otherwise be provided by the government, and shall provide necessary scientific writing, technical and logistical support to the Tobacco Control Research Branch (TCRB) in the conduct of 1) writing, ..
  12. Targeting iNOS to inhibit myeloid-derived suppressor cells (MDSC) in melanoma
    ANDREW GREGORY SIKORA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of experimental design and data analysis, to publication of results, to acquisition of lab management and grant-writing skills which will lead to independent funding...
  13. Interdisciplinary Research Training in Reproduction for Indian Fellows
    John C Herr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..instruction is offered including courses in biostatistics, English for scientific purposes to improve writing and communication skills, recombinant DMA technology, structural genomics, pharmacology, bioethics, and drug ..
  14. Ghrelin: Behavioral, Anatomical, and Physiological Components of Obesity
    BRETT JOHN WARREN TEUBNER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..to present data and professional development and scientific seminars, and learning the art of successful grant writing and importance of ethics...
  15. Prevention of age-associated musculoskeletal loss by n-3 fatty acids
    Md Mizanur Rahman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of aging by taking didactic courses and intensive mentoring interactions (2) acquire specific training in grant writing (3) generate sufficient preliminary data to support competitive R01 grant application (4) submit grant proposals (..
  16. A Rodent Model to Study Links Among Diet, Visceral Adipose and Cardiomyopathy
    MELINDA ANN FRYE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by this award, to receive training in experimental design, statistical analysis, laboratory management, grant writing and methods critical to answering her research questions. Dr...
  17. Yale Drug Abuse, Addiction, and HIV Research Scholars (Yale-DAHRS)
    PATRICK O'CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and design with seminars in topics related to drug abuse, addiction, and HIV content, leadership, grant writing and responsible conduct of research...
  18. Platelet TSP1 Mediates Vascular Disease and pulmonary hypertension in Sickle Cell
    Enrico M Novelli; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh, with participation in scheduled training activities on grant writing and responsible conduct of research, and with attendance to international meetings in his areas of interest...
  19. Dopamine's Role in the Rapid Estradiol Enhancement of Excitatory Synapses
    ..of biannual presentations in the weekly "Works in Progress" seminar series and the associated journal club, writing grants and writing manuscripts...
  20. Adult and Transgenerational Toxicity Due to Developmental TCDD Exposure
    Tracie R Baker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..areas needed for a successful career in translational research, including project planning, manuscript and grant writing, and identification and mastery of cellular and molecular techniques needed to move my research forward...
  21. Research Training in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Diseases
    S Jamal Mustafa; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..in addition to taking selective advanced graduate courses, attending seminars, participating in journal clubs, writing their PhD thesis proposals and presenting data at national meetings...
  22. Studying a novel regulator of GBM tumorigeneis: the role of CK2alpha in maintaini
    Gordon Li; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..environment, further develop my ability to critically ask and answer scientific questions, refine my grant writing skills, and troubleshoot projects. My goal is to transition to independence by the conclusion of this project...
  23. Assessment of Bone Composition Through a Novel Liquid/Solid State MRI Method
    Ara Nazarian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..His training will be augmented by attending various seminars, grant writing workshops and leadership development workshops...
  24. The Role of Substrate Metabolism and Macrophage Activation in Obesity
    Amy Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..animal feeding studies, metabolic phenotyping, immune system characterization, and bioinformatic analyses of large genomic and metabolomics data sets, manuscript writing, data presentation, granstmanship and research project management.
  25. Nonenzymatic glycation, bone quality, and microdamage in type 2 diabetic bone
    Eve Donnelly; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..didactic training in the molecular biology of aging, leadership/management techniques for scientists, grant writing for multiple funding agencies, and responsible conduct of research;attendance at Biomedical Engineering seminars, ..
  26. CD4+ T cells in Invasive Aspergillosis
    Amariliz Rivera; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..participate in a variety of programs aimed at promoting her career development including workshops for: grant writing, presentation skills, lab management and leadership. Moreover, Drs...
  27. Assessment of Bone Composition Through a Novel Liquid/Solid State MRI Method
    Ara Nazarian; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..His training will be augmented by attending various seminars, grant writing workshops and leadership development workshops...
  28. Characterization of the ER associated Biogenesis and Degradation of ENaC
    Teresa M Buck; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..addition to acquiring new technical skills this award will enable me to further develop my teaching, mentoring, writing, presenting, and management skills, which are all critical to becoming a well-rounded, independent scientist...
  29. Examination of the Final Stages of Platelet Production
    JONATHAN NOAH THON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..experience have helped guide my research and allowed me to markedly expand my arsenal of analytical, management, writing, and oratory skills. Dr...
  30. Vitamin D and Arterial Function in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease
    Jessica B Kendrick; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..field of mineral metabolism thereby gaining experience and skills in study design, data analysis, and manuscript writing. She has presented numerous abstracts and oral presentations on her research at national meetings and has ..
  31. Biologic Activities of IL-36 Cytokines in Psoriasis
    Andrew Johnston; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Zou and formal training with the Flow Cytometry Core Facility, University of Michigan. (4) To hone grant writing skills and learn to write effective internal review board (IRB) proposals for ethically conducted research on ..
  32. Multi-Organ Autonomic Electrophysiology in Parkinson Disease
    Samay Jain; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..testing of longitudinal and complex physiologic data;and (6) Integrate research skills into efficient scientific writing. The primary mentor overseeing all activities is Dr. J. Timothy Greenamyre...
  33. Research Career Development in Child Health
    Michael W Konstan; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a scholar's interests, training in biotechnologies including genomics and proteomics, bioimaging, scientific writing and oral presentation...
  34. Tissue Factor &Clot Formation In Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    ALBERT PHILLIP OWENS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I will also attend several seminars both on and off campus to strengthen both my writing and leadership skills...
  35. Inhibiting EGFR and ER pathways in NSCLC
    Edward B Garon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Additional focus during the training program will be directed to manuscript and grant writing. In addition, I will attend departmental and divisional research conferences, weekly laboratory meetings, ..
  36. The role of acyl-CoA binding proteins in selective autophagy
    Taras Y Nazarko; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a successful independent investigator, I will also receive training in biostatistics, scientific management, writing and grant writing by taking classes and through personal meetings with UCSD faculties...
  37. Modulation of Neonatal Hyperoxic Lung Injury by the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor
    Binoy Shivanna; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..at BCM, where I will be educated and trained in molecular methods, molecular genetics, biostatistics, grant writing, and ethics in research to enhance my career development...
  38. Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycan and Myelination in Intraventricular Hemorrhage
    Praveen Ballabh; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..risk of white matter injuries and consequent cerebral palsy (weakness in extremities), and cognitive deficits--writing and reading difficulties...
  39. Mechanisms Underlying Social Cooperative Behavior
    LUKE JOSEPH CHANG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..didactic training in the responsible conduct of research, the development of an independent program of research, writing of manuscripts and grants, and in developing effective posters and presentations will be instrumental in ..
  40. Investigation of Nephrotic Syndrome
    LIONEL CLAUDIUS CLEMENT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..lipid biology, proteomic techniques, cell signaling, communication and presentation skills, grant and manuscript writing, and responsible conduct of research...
  41. Toll-like Receptor 2, Vitamin D, and Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis
    CHRISTINA A FISKE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..knowledge and acquire new expertise in immunology and translational research and (2) to refine her scientific writing skills in manuscripts and grants to successfully compete for long-term research support through RO1 funding from ..
  42. Nuclear ryanodine receptor type 1: Role in skeletal muscle physiology and disease
    Viktor Yarotskyy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and establish an independent line of research, and to refine essential professional skills (including scientific writing, oral communication, instruction, trainee mentoring, and involvement in peer-review)...
  43. VCU Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health
    Jerome F Strauss; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..faculty into independent researchers with the investigative, networking, management, publication, and grant-writing skills needed to sustain an interdisciplinary academic career and make significant contributions to the ..
  44. Induction of Nerve Growth Factor by Nicotine Leads to Airway Dysfunction
    CHERRY P WONGTRAKOOL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..part of this CDA-2 application, the applicant will engage in coursework geared toward improving grant/manuscript writing skills, and improving experimental design and analysis...
  45. Transport ATPases: From Molecules to Maladies
    Rajini Rao; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..There will be two mentoring sessions for junior investigators: Resume building and Job searches, and Writing a Fellowship or Grant application...
    MARK WALTER FRAMPTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..conferences, journal clubs, and instruction in research ethics, human and animal experimentation, and grant writing. Trainees will develop research protocols under the close supervision of their mentors, with academic and career ..
  47. The role of indolamine2,3-dioxygenase in the host response/pathogenesis of Venezu
    Robert Seymour; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..He will participate in seminars and classes which will focus on the responsible conduct of research, grant writing and among others. During his final two years on this award he will begin to apply for his own independent funding...
  48. Financial Risks and Ethnic/Racial Disparities in Live Kidney Donation
    TANJALA PURNELL; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..take advanced coursework in research methods, including advanced techniques in study design and analysis, grant writing, and research ethics...
  49. Predictive Ability of Gene Expression Signatures In Skin as SSc Biomarkers
    ..the needs and concerns of young faculty, and DOM Office of Faculty Affairs-sponsored manuscript sprints and grant writing weekly seminars that have helped the Candidate publish five original research papers and obtain grant support...
  50. Phenotypes of diabetic kidney disease and the relationship to retinal pathology
    Amy Mottl; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..My career development plan will provide training in study design, manuscript writing and grant preparation and protected time to learn the issues central to the success of a large, multicenter study ..
  51. Role of Perilipin in Hepatic Steatosis and Metabolism
    Thomas A Bowman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The training plan will also provide training and experience in writing manuscripts, grant proposal development, group presentations, and increased scientific independence...
    Anne I Sperling; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..additional, tailored formal coursework;Learnina of Survival Skills that includes scientific communication, grant writing, and mentoring, and Multidisciplinarv Research...
  53. Melanocortin-4 Receptor-dependent regulation of energy balance after gastric bypa
    Vincent Aguirre; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..my clinical and research expertise, and attend classes involving biostatistics, research design, scientific grant writing, research management, and the Responsible Conduct of Research...
  54. Regulation of Age-Associated Heterochromatin Formation
    Jill Kreiling; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..analyses;university and extramural courses;attending seminars, meetings and conferences;and training in grant writing and laboratory management skills. This plan will be implemented under the supervision of the primary mentor, Dr...
  55. Project LOVE: Preventing Adolescent Dating Violence among Rural African Americans
    Dionne Smith Coker-Appiah; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of competence in: Goal 1: research skills focusing on quantitative methods and data analysis and grant writing;Goal 2: racial/ethnic and rural health disparities, which will inform the conceptualization, design and conduct ..
  56. Outcomes and Predictors in Mild Cognitive Impairment
    Mary Ganguli; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The Awardee will also continue to organize trainee workshops in neglected areas such as project management, principles of neuropsvcholoav for non-psvcholoaists. and scientific writing skills.
  57. Androgen Modulation of Neurodegeneration in Dopamine Neurons
    Rebecca L Cunningham; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The applicant will participate in several workshops offered by UTHSCSA that include grant and manuscript writing courses...
  58. Stress and PTSD Among OEF/OIF Soldiers &Their Spouses
    Catherine M Caska; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..completion of a number of specific courses, laboratory trainings, close supervision, mentoring, scientific writing and presentation experience, and workshop attendance...
  59. Study of the HFE Transferrin Receptor interaction in mammalian iron homeostasis
    Paul Schmidt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to interact and collaborate with leading investigators in the field through attendance at meetings and the writing of articles for publication...
  60. Defining the role of Amot lipid binding in cellular proliferation and migration
    ANN CAROL KIMBLE-HILL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..training based on their areas of research expertise, statistically relevant assay development, publication/grant writing and research ethics...
  61. Characterization of lung cancer radiosensitizers from genome-wide RNAi screens
    David Kozono; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..methods, seminars at the Countway Library of Medicine, and resources offered by Harvard Catalyst on grant writing and translational research...
  62. Hampton University Skin of Color Research Institute Skin of Color Symposium 2011:
    Meena Katdare; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..in research;4) Improve success of minority junior investigators in securing funding by providing grant-writing assistance;and 5) Introduce new research directions and collaborations to address rare and/or serious skin ..
  63. Role of 12/15-lipoxygenase in mechanisms of muscle atrophy during aging
    Arunabh Bhattacharya; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of research including managing a research budget, running a laboratory independently, forging collaborations and writing grant applications to national funding agencies including Muscular Dystrophy Association and an independent R01 ..
    Harry Koo; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..courses; 2) advanced training in laboratory methods; 3) basic science and research conferences and 4) training in writing of abstracts, manuscripts and grants. The program and the faculty are evaluated by external reviewers biannually...
  65. Rural Trial of Clinic Order Entry with Decision Support
    Matthew Samore; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The core utility of the tool is electronic writing of outpatient orders, including prescriptions, immunizations, laboratory tests, X-ray studies, and work notes...
  66. Reducing Obesity & Diabetes in High Risk Youth
    ROBIN G WHITTEMORE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These programs will build on the 'reading and writing across the curriculum'initiatives that fit with current educational priorities...
  67. Translational Training Grant in Experimental Therapeutics
    John C Byrd; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of this K12 grant entitled "Experimental Therapeutics in Cancer" is therefore to provide training and effective writing and verbal communicative/interactive skills to faculty level basic translational and clinical translational ..
  68. Reducing HIV Risk in Adult Women with Intellectual Disabilities
    Jennifer Wells; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..to inform program content, script writing, and framing...
  69. Dynamic of Retroviruses Assembly and Budding
    ..The R00 phase will allow me to start my own group without the burden of writing a grant in the first year and allow me to hire some staff immediately...
    Yang Xin Fu; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..No formal course work is proposed. However, the candidate will take an English writing skills course so that his writing abilities can match his oral communication skills...
  71. Inter-disciplinary Program for Training and Mentoring in CER Methods and Practice
    Eric David Peterson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..faculty career skills program for K-awardees, incorporating grantsmanship, public speaking, manuscript writing, negotiating, navigating the institutional research landscape, and keys to successful mentoring...
  72. Electronic Prescribing--Medication Errors in Pediatrics
    Kevin Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Implements of handheld electronic prescription writing will be compared and the effect that electronic prescribing has on medication error rates and prescribing ..
    Scott Waldman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..conduct of research, clinical pharmacology, federal policy and regulations regarding human subjects, scientific writing and grant writing...