Persuasive Writing for Scientists and Clinicians:
The Basics and Beyond

Available Immediately| 90 minutes Price: $167 |

Even though clear and cohesive writing is an essential element of your position as an investigator, you may not have the skills you need to maximize your grant application funding.

The key to getting more of your grants approved, is your ability to successfully convey technical and complex information through your writing. Improving your writing skills can have a substantial effect on your overall funding results. Even seasoned investigators can benefit from improving their writing skills.

Writing clearly is a learned skill, and you can quickly and easily improve your written communication abilities by accessing this information-packed training by Dr. Christopher Dant. During this step-by-step training session, Dr. Dant will examine the most common problems in scientific writing, such as how to persuade with a minimum amount of words, how and where to use the "right" words, and how to write sentences and paragraphs with purpose, clarity, and punch. You'll also receive examples of poor writing with actionable advice on how you can avoid these errors.

Here are just a some of the proven, step-by-step tactics you'll receive by taking advantage of this 90-minute online training:

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  • Improve grant results with a systematic approach to high quality writing
  • Overcome common scientific writing errors and learn how to avoid them
  • Reduce redundancies in your applications with simple tools to improve your word choices
  • Learn how to write clearer sentences and more cohesive paragraphs in your academic writing
  • Avoid overwriting with proven self-editing tactics
  • Achieve clarity in your writing and improve your ability to persuade your audience
  • And much more...

  • As an investigator, you must be able to express your ideas in precise, persuasive, concise ways. It's hard to get a group of people excited about your ideas, new products or research objectives, if they can't be communicated in a convincing, compelling way.

    You can improve your scientific writing skills today. This online training is available immediately via CD, or downloadable MP4 for only $167. Don't delay, reserve your training session today.


    Dr. Christopher DantChristopher Dant is a PhD-trained medical researcher and educator with over 40 years’ experience in government, academic, and biopharmaceutical settings. His PhD training was in immunology and cellular biology and he previously conducted research for several medical institutions in the United States. 

    He worked as a senior writer and managed publications at Stanford’s Medical School and established and built the Clinical Publications Division at Genentech in California. Until recently, Dr. Dant served on the faculty at Dartmouth Medical School and Norris Cotton Cancer Center to deliver lectures on NIH grant writing and manuscript writing. He lectures widely in academic and biopharmaceutical settings on manuscript writing, NIH career and research grants, and basic scientific writing skills for scientists and his business, MEDCOM Consulting, serves academic clients to review and write research and training grants for the NIH.


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