Presentation on theme: "Workshop on Concept Note Development for Funding and Research Implementation By Dorothy Southern Training Specialist, ICDDR,B Yushuf Sharker Senior Statistician,"— Presentation transcript:
Workshop on Concept Note Development for Funding and Research Implementation By Dorothy Southern Training Specialist, ICDDR,B Yushuf Sharker Senior Statistician, ICDDR,B June 28 – 30, 2011 Computer Unit Department of Statistics, University of Rajshahi
Facilitator Dorothy Southern Bachelor of Arts in Education, December 1979. San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA. Credentials: Cross-Cultural and Development Credential (CLAD), September 1999. San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA UK (England and Wales) Teaching Qualification, September 1988. UK Department of Education and Science Reference # RP88/84 Licentiate Diploma/ Postgraduate Diploma TESOL, May 1987. Sheffield Hallam University, England US Multiple-Subject Teaching Credential, K-12 and Adult Education, May 1980. San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA. Valid 1-12-2012. Present Position: Head, Training Support Group, Program for Infectious Disease and Vaccine Science/Centre for Communicable Diseases, ICDDR,B. Head. Scientific Writing Unit. Educational background: Master of Public Health in International Health with concentration in Health Education and Communication. December 1994. Tulane University, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA.
Workshop Objectives To increase the capacity of participants to understand the format, content and appropriate style for writing concept notes for funding opportunities To guide the participants through the process of developing a concept notes for funding opportunities
Workshop Outcome A draft concept note that can be shared with co-investigators, collaborators and supervisors before being submitted for a funding opportunity. Increase in improved scientific writing and statistical skills and knowledge about accessing funding opportunities.
Workshop Outline - Day 1: June 28, 2011 Session-1: Focus and Structure of Course Time: 9:00 – 9:45 Facilitator: Dorothy Southern Session-2: Think Before You Write Time: 9:45 – 10:45 Facilitator: Dorothy Southern and Yushuf Sharker Tea-break Session 3: Successful Proposal Writing Time: 11: 00 – 12:00 Facilitator: Dorothy Southern
Workshop Outline - Day 1: June 28, 2011 Session 4: Framing your research question Time: 12:00 – 13:00 Facilitator: Dorothy Southern Lunch Session 5: Plagiarism and referencing Time: 14:30 to 15:30 Tea-break Session 6: Writing in Scientific Style Time: 16:00 – 17:00 Facilitator: Dorothy Southern