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Idaho Chapter
American Fisheries Society
2017 Annual Meeting

Workshop: Technical Manuscript Editing and Review - Surviving Peer Review


Jesse Trushinski, Idaho Dept. of Fish and Game

Sponsored by: Idaho Chapter of the American Fisheries Society

Location: Boise Centre

Date and Time: Half day (AM) on February 28th; 8:00 AM - 12 noon

Fee: $15

Maximum Number of Participants: 50

Description: In this workshop, we’ll review the basics of technical articles and then launch into an in-depth discussion of the peer-review process, roles and responsibilities of reviewers and editors, how constructive reviews can help authors achieve the goals of scientific writing, and recommendations for shepherding a manuscript through the revision and resubmission process. This is a half-day, morning workshop presented by Jesse Trushenski of Idaho Department of Fish and Game. Jesse is an associate editor for Fisheries as well as the North American Journal of Aquaculture.

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