Speakers: Drs. Yusuf Yilmaz, Teresa Chan, Michael Gottlieb, Mary Haas
Original Presented Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 | 💻 Zoom Virtual Event
Are you tired of being a lonely author? Do you ever feel like you’re the only one working on a paper? The purpose of this workshop is to discuss the rationale, the mechanics, and the management strategies that you can use to speed up your writing process.
Workshop participants will also experience and work on a mockup paper to simulate the real research writing process using Google Docs along with Zotero software to get your paper ready for submission!
Part 1 of 3 - How to Use Google Docs & Zotero
Part 2 of 3 - Panel Discussion on Collaboration
Part 3 of 3 - Panel Discussion
For this workshop, our plan will be to cover the rationale, mechanics
Why Collaborative Writing? An Introduction
The Mechanics of Writing with as a Team
Google Drive: drive.google.com
Google Docs: docs.google.com
Version history and named versions
Document sharing to hack productivity
Downloading docs in other formats
Copying a doc
Google Sheets: sheets.google.com
Working with tables and embedding in a doc
Creating and embedding graphs in a doc
Zotero Integration: zotero.org
Group Dynamics and How to Optimize your Team
Pearls & Pitfalls of Collaborative Writing
Suggested Preparation Work
Due to the time limitation of workshop, participants may complete followings in advance:
Create a Google account (Medportal google account can be used)
Do you have a question or are you facing a technical issue?
Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Yusuf Yilmaz
Dr. Yusuf Yilmaz (@YusufYilmazPhD) is a postdoctoral fellow at McMaster University. He is situated within the McMaster Faculty of Health Sciences Program for Faculty Development (@MacPFD), MERIT (@MERIT_McMaster), and the McMaster Department of Medicine (@MacDeptMed). He is an avid scholar in health professions education, and conducts research and scholarship within education technology.
Dr. Teresa Chan
Dr. Teresa Chan (@TChanMD) is an associate professor in the Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine at McMaster University. She is the assistant dean for McMaster Faculty of Health Sciences Program for Faculty Development (@MacPFD). She is an avid scholar in health professions education and works with the MERIT group (@MERIT_McMaster), and conducts research and scholarship within this area. She has written almost exclusively using collaborative platforms for the past 5 years.
Dr. Mary Haas
Dr. Mary Haas (@maryhaasmd) is an Assistant Program Director of the emergency medicine residency at University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI (@UMichiganEM). She is also completing a Master of Health Professions Education (MHPE). Her scholarship interests include education leadership, faculty development, social media and educational technology.
Dr. Michael Gottlieb
Dr. Michael Gottlieb (MGottliebMD) is an associate professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Rush University Medical Center (@RushEmergency). He is the Director of the Emergency Ultrasound Division and Program Director for the Clinical Ultrasound Fellowship (@RushEMSono). He is an active researcher in medical education and clinical ultrasound, as well as an editor for five journals.