Basics of Scientific Writing
Date and Time:Wednesday February 13, 2013, from 3 to 4:30 pm
Speaker: Dr. Sonal Jhaveri, Senior Research Scientist, MIT Dept of Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Location: 46-3002 (Singleton Auditorium, BCS)
Sonal Jhaveri is an MIT alumna (BS, MS). She received her PhD from Harvard. She currently teaches Science Communication to MIT undergraduates via MIT's Writing Across the Curriculum Program, and also to graduate and medical students as well as postdocs, both at MIT and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Dr. Sonal Jhaveri teaches Science Communication to undergraduates, graduate students, and postdocs at MIT and at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. She will discuss the basics of how to write a research paper that is targeted for publication in a professional journal.