"Becoming a Medical Writer is a lucrative and stimulating career for this decade" With the fast pace development in science and technology and increasing awareness and interest of general public in these developments, both scientific writing and medical journalism has gained lot of importance. Presenting the scientific and medical information in an easy format is very important. BII has obtained a position of the premier institution for training the professional for this upcoming field.
With writing gaining so much of importance, the scientific and medical writers should be able to perform simple activities such as proofreading, editing as well as complex activities such as creating and managing journals, writing reviews etc.
There are several focus areas of medical writing, which include regulatory medical writing, medical writing for original research (e.g., peer-reviewed manuscripts), and medical writing for continuing medical education and patient education. This medical writing certificate program is unique, in that once this certificate program is completed student has the opportunity of applying for a medical writing practicum, gaining real world experience, samples, and references for their portfolio.
Eligibility: Any Science Graduate
The Program Participation Fee for this program is Rs. 8,000 for participants based in India / USD 500 for Overseas participants.
Highly interested participants in final year may also apply. The course is intended for:
Every student has to pay Rs. 500 per module as examination fees. Examination fee for Overseas participants is USD 30 per module.
Only once the candidate will be allowed to re-register himself for the course by paying the 50% of the course fee.