We often pay a lot of attention to the text when writing a manuscript for a journal, but do not give the same amount of attention to the graphic elements (tables, graphs and other illustrations). This workshop is intended to assist beginning researchers understand the principles of constructing effective graphic elements for your journal manuscript, as well as the common ethical issues associated with the preparation of figures. The workshop consists of two hours of instruction.
The workshop will cover the following topics:
At the end of the workshop, attendees should understand the basic principles of creating effective graphic elements, as well as the optimal formats for saving image files obtained from imaging devices
30 - 50 pax
Dr Ng Heok Hee
About the Trainer:Heok Hee is currently the managing editor for the Proceedings of Singapore Healthcare. He received his PhD in Biology from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and has extensive experience in research and scientific writing. He has published 200 papers in scientific journals, six chapters in five books, and 25 articles for popular magazines.
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