West African College of Surgeons 36th Manuscript Writing Workshop for Fellows, Resident Doctors, University Postgraduate Students

Posted on: Wed 06-10-2021

The West African College of Surgeons presents 36th Manuscript Writing Workshop for Fellows, Resident Doctors, and University Postgraduate Students.

Date: 23rd – 24th November, 2021 

Venue: Virtual 

Time: 8:00-16:00GMT (9am-5pm Nigerian Time) 

This course shall be hosted on Zoom Webinar, kindly arrange to have a reliable and stable internet service 

Course Fee: N90,000 Equiv. US$225

The course will cover the following topics

  • Medical Writing 
  • Research proposal writing 
  • Dissertation writing 
  • Full scientific paper writing 
  • Electronic referencing 
  • Electronic editing / the track changes 
  • Ethical issues in medical manuscript writing 
  • Conference Abstracts 
  • Review articles 
  • Flow chart 
  • Gant chart
  • Essays 
  • Case reports / Case series 
  • Editorials 
  • Letter to the editor 
  • The peer review process 
  • Acceptance / rejection on medical manuscripts 
  • Monograph 
  • Assessing the academic for promotion 

Registration Procedure 

  • Registration and Payment will be online visit: www.wacscoac.org 
  • Payment in US Dollar should be made into WACS Zenith Bank PLC Account No. 5070108289
  • Early Registration is encouraged 
  • Only 200 spaces are available 
  • Payment and registration close on Monday 22nd November, 2021

For further details calls: +234-8032016261 +234-9062759914

Attendance at all sessions is required for certification of participants 

Participants should have their laptops ready for the hands-on sessions. We shall help participants who have their research results and data analysis convert them to manuscripts. 

There shall be no deferment of attendance after payment. 


Prof. Philip M. Mshelbwala

Secretary General

Prof. B.T. Ugwu

Chief Coordinator of College Courses

Manuscript Writing Workshop