609-1 Writing Manuscripts for Publication.

Tuesday, 7 October 2008: 9:05 AM
George R. Brown Convention Center, 371C
J. Michael Kelly, 324 Cheatham Hall, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA and Ruth D. Yanai, Forest and Natural Resources Management, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY
Jump start your professional career and learn about the publishing game through this hands-on workshop.  Early career professionals and graduate students will get started on the preparation of a manuscript through a writing and discussion exercise as well as review the sequence of steps in creating a publishable manuscript.  Attendees that have analyzed, summarized, and reviewed their data will benefit most from this workshop.  All attendees will have the opportunity to learn how to break the manuscript creation process down into an orderly sequence of manageable tasks.