142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition

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The Story Behind the Story: Successful Authors Share Lessons from Highly-Cited Maternal and Child Health Journal Articles

142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition (November 15 - November 19, 2014): http://www.apha.org/events-and-meetings/annual
Monday, November 17, 2014: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
This session focuses upon strategies employed and lessons learned from authors of the most highly-cited articles published in the Maternal and Child Health Journal. Lead authors from four highly-cited papers share how their papers were conceived, written, submitted, revised, and published. Presentations emphasize pathways to publication, challenges and facilitators for creating a highly-cited paper.
Session Objectives: Identify author strategies for conceiving and writing a manuscript for publication Describe the story behind writing and publishing highly-cited papers Explain collaboration with others in shaping an article for publication List lessons-learned from the MCHJ Authorship experience

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Organized by: Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by: Population, Reproductive and Sexual Health, Women's Caucus