Useful Tips on How to Write a Paper
ASDS Member Dr. Timothy Johnson has contributed his paper and PowerPoint presentation below.
Dr. Johnson received his medical degree and dermatology residency training at the University of Texas at Houston. After completing additional fellowship training in cutaneous surgery and oncology at the University of Michigan and the University of Oregon, he joined the University of Michigan faculty in 1990 with appointments in the departments of Dermatology, Otolaryngology and Surgery (Division of Plastic Surgery). Dr. Johnson has served as clinical director of the Cutaneous Oncology and Multidisciplinary Melanoma Programs since 1990.
Tips on How to Write a Paper (PDF)
How to Write a Paper (PowerPoint)
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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Alliance for Human Research Protection (AHRP)
American Educational Research Association (AERA) Ethical Standards
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Ethics Web Page
CAREB - The Canadian Association of Research Ethics Boards
Citizens for Responsible Care and Research (CIRCARE) Home Page
Declaration of Helsinki, World Medical Association
Department of Energy (US) Human Radiation Experiments
Ethics in Mental Health Research: Resources
FDA Information for Clinical Investigators
Food and Drug Administration Home Page
International Conference on Harmonisation Home Page
Medline and PubMed
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Bioethics Resources
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), NIH: Human Subjects Research Issues
Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) Home Page
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