Online Program

Strategies for publishing research and practice in maternal and child health: Perspectives of an author

Monday, November 4, 2013 : 8:50 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.

Michael D. Kogan, PhD, Office of Epidemiology and Research, HRSA / Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Rockville, MD
Authors play a key role in preparing manuscript submissions that include relevant content and methods pertinent to diverse audiences of researchers and practitoners in maternal child health. This session will describe how authors can maximize the effectiveness of their submissions to communicate to both science and practice audiences.

Learning Areas:

Communication and informatics
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health

Learning Objectives:
Describe effective strategies for communicating MCH science and practice through scholarly publication

Keyword(s): Publication, Maternal and Child Health

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Director of the Office of Epidemiology and Research at HRSA. I am on the editorial board of the MCHJ and have previously served on the AJPH. I have served as a special editor for Pediatrics and the Maternal and Child Health Journal. He has also held adjunct academic appointments at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Harvard Uni versity. He has published over 100 articles and book chapters
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.