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SCTS organizes a pre-conference training workshop

SCTS organizes a pre-conference training workshop



The Syrian Center for Tobacco Studies will be organizing a pre-conference training workshop on "How to develop a summary or abstract for a scientific study proposal" during the second International Conference on Waterpipe Smoking Research that is going to be held in Doha-Qatar, October 25 - 27, 2014.

SCTS plans to host 20 researchers from the Middle East for a one-day training on how to develop a successful summary of research proposal. 


Date: October 25, 2014

Chair: Wasim Maziak, MD., PhD. (Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, Florida; Director, Syrian Center for Tobacco Studies).





Coming up with a good and testable research idea.

-  Wasim Maziak

-  Scott Sherman

Applying proper research design to research ideas and evaluating feasibility and context.

-  Kenneth Ward

-  Wasim Maziak

What essential elements should a research proposal summary entail?

-  Rima Afifi

-  Thomas Eissenberg

Writing a scientific abstract for research proposals.

-  Ghazi Zaatari

-  Scott Sherman

Abstracts presentations and feedback.

-  Panel of all moderators