How to get published: a Clinical Oncology workshop

Wednesday 25 September 2019
Venue address: 
The Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3JW
CPD credits: 

A free afternoon event aimed at trainees to provide practical advice on how to navigate the publishing process from start to finish and to get the best out of the system. It will include:

  • Short, focused talks from key members of the Clinical Oncology Editorial Board
  • Small-group workshop where manuscript proposals and ideas submitted by the delegates* are discussed and given constructive feedback
  • Live review of a published article using anonymised voting keypads.

The meeting is designed to be informative, interactive and fun!

Horizontal Tabs

12:00Registration and lunch
12:30De-mystifying publishing in oncologyCathi O’Hara, Publisher Clinical Oncology
12:50Getting started and first steps for your publicationDr Ben O’Leary, Education Editor and Finbar Slevin, Trainee Member, Clinical Oncology
13:10Preparing your manuscriptDr Duncan Gilbert, Editorials Editor, Clinical Oncology Editorial Board
13:30Ethics of publishing: how to avoid plagiarismDr Andreas Makris, former Editorial Board member, Clinical Oncology
13:50Refreshment break and informal discussion with Faculty
14:10Small-group workshop facilitated by Faculty: discussion and feedback of trainees’ manuscript proposals and ideas
15:10How to survive and get the best out of peer reviewDr Paul Symonds, Special Issues Editor, Clinical Oncology
15:30Interactive review of published article using anonymised voting keypadsDr Raj Jena, Virtual Issues Editor, Clinical Oncology
15:50How to get your paper noticedDr Saif Ahmad, Podcast Editor and Fei Sun, Trainee member, Clinical Oncology
16:10Keep calm and carry on – personal view of surviving publishing knockbacksDr Charlotte Coles, Editor, Clinical Oncology


Contact us

For any queries relating to this event please contact

Professional Learning and Development
The Royal College of Radiologists
63 Lincoln's Inn Fields


Tel: 020 7406 5942


This event is aimed at clinical oncology trainees and is free to attend.

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Venue information

The Royal College of Radiologists

63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
United Kingdom


Should you no longer be able to attend the event for any reason, please email as soon as possible so that your space might be offered to another delegate.