Scientific Writing Workshop for Cohort 17 Residents of the Advanced Level
The 2022 Scientific Writing Workshop took place at the Sunset Hotel, Kisumu from Monday, July 18, 2022 through Friday, July 29, 2022. The workshop was attended by 20 Cohort 17 residents pursuing Master of Science degree in Field Epidemiology in the Kenya Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (KFELTP) Advance Level course. Members of KFELTP faculty led by Dr. Maurice Owiny were the key facilitators during the workshop. Other guest facilitators include: Dr. Vincent Were and Dr. Dickens Onyango.
The objectives of the workshop were:
- To complete Framing Documents
- To complete High Level Outlines (HLO)
- To develop draft manuscript
The participants were expected to use data from their surveillance systems analyses, outbreak investigations and theses to achieve these objectives. By the end of the workshop all residents had their HLOs and draft manuscripts at different levels of readiness for submission. The organizers ensured COVID-19 containment measures were observed during the workshop