1. To discuss ethical issues around the study and during the review process of a scientific paper.
2. To become familiar with the definition of plagiarism, scientific misconduct etc., and to understand its impact for authors and journals.
3. To learn about publication ethics and international vs national regulations.
4. To understand the different approaches to original scientific and review papers.
1. To learn the best ways to construct a successful paper that will most probably be published.
2. To understand the critical thinking approach to knowledge.
3. To learn the main differences between scientific papers and review papers, and their relevance.
1. To learn about the most common ethical issues encountered during peer-review and how they can be detected.
2. To become familiar with the definition of plagiarism, verbatim copy, scientific misconduct and honorary/ghost authorship.
3. To build a simple check-list in order to tackle ethical issues as a reviewer.
4. To understand the potential outcome of ethical issues for the authors and for the Journal.
1. To become familiar with Committee on Publication Ethics core practices and guidelines.
2. To understand how editors handle publication ethics issues that arise in journals.
3. To learn how editors collaborate with research institutions in handling allegations of misconduct.
4. To know how to prepare a manuscript to cover the ethics aspects of the research.