Essentials of Writing and Reviewing Scientific Abstracts: a field epidemiology focus

This online course aims to improve skills in writing and reviewing scientific abstracts. The examples used will have a field epidemiology focus, such as outbreak investigations. Training methods include online lectures and exercises. Because this is a self-paced course, participants can decide on the distribution of time they wish to invest on each module of the course. 

⏳ Duration: 2 hours

👥 Audience: Public health professionals in the domain of disease prevention and control

🎯 Objectives: After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain the importance of writing a good abstract,
  • Identify the key components of an abstract,
  • Outline the steps in writing an abstract,
  • Outline the steps in reviewing someone else's abstract

Watch the video below to get a taste of what you can find in this course.