Kalender

Workshop: Publish with impact – choose a journal for your manuscript

Deciding which journal to submit your manuscript to could be a difficult process and there are several criteria to consider before you make the choice. The aim of this workshop is to guide you to some tools that will support you in making a prepared decision.

  • 21 February
  • 9:00–12:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Presentation: Find an orthologous phenotype with the Monarch Initiative

In 30 minutes, this Open Science database will be presented after being recommended by the Journal of Nucleic Acid (NAR) database edition 2017 as a “breakthrough” database; which according to the editors will impact the research community. The Monarch Initiative allows for phenotypic comparison across species by merging data from multiple open sources. 

  • 23 February
  • 12:00–12:30 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Master's webinar: Writing an Introduction

This webinar will focus on the function and structure of the introduction, on how to synthesise sources, prepare the reader for the aim, and create coherence throughout the text. We will discuss and analyze a sample introduction, and you will get hands-on advice on how to work with your own text after the webinar.

  • 24 February
  • 13:00–15:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

<< Cancelled >> Presentation: Researchers – publish open access with prepaid APC:s

During this presentation, you will learn what you need to know to benefit from KI's open access publishing agreements with a wide range of publishers. 

  • 11 March
  • 13:00–13:30 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Master's webinar: Writing Clearly

To communicate your research to others, your writing needs to be clear and well-structured. This applies not just to the overall structure of your text; it also applies to your sentences. In this webinar, you will learn hands-on tips and techniques for writing the kind of clear, concise and well-structured English-language sentences that will help you both succeed in your studies and effectively communicate your research.

  • 17 March
  • 13:00–15:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Workshop: Advanced searching strategy for systematic reviews

This is an advanced level workshop. A fundamental part of a systematic review is an exhaustive literature search that finds all relevant studies on a topic. Hence, it is important that the search strategy is rigorously developed and adapted to different databases.

  • 17 March
  • 13:00–16:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Workshop: Giving oral presentations

Giving oral presentations is a central part of scholarly exchange. During this workshop, you will learn how to plan, prepare for, structure and deliver effective oral presentations of your research. We will also discuss how to avoid being nervous. 

  • 18 March
  • 13:00–15:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Workshop: Research documentation: Why, what and where!

Research documentation is an important part of the research process, how can you otherwise prove that your results are correct? In this workshop we will discuss and learn what should be documented, why it is important and where this documentation should be done.

  • 21 March
  • 10:00–12:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Workshop: Screening in Rayyan

Screening references for inclusion / exclusion is a vital, although sometimes daunting, task when writing a review. This workshop will help you get started with the free, online tool Rayyan. We will show you how to setup an account, different ways to cooperate with fellow reviewers, blinding options and much more.

In order to make the workshop as efficient as possible we encourage you to setup an account with Rayyan before the workshop starts.
 

  • 23 March
  • 10:00–12:00 CET
  • Online
    Zoom

Presentation: Find a genetic mutation causing disease with Simple ClinVar

In 30 minutes, this open science database (web server) will be presented after being recommended by F1000Opinions (in June 2019). Simple ClinVar allows for an easier and more intuitive visualization of the data in ClinVar (the largest publically available genetic variant database) and can be used on mobile devices.

  • 30 March
  • 12:00–12:30 CET
  • Online
    Zoom