Non-Credit Writing Courses

Courses Offered: 2014-2015

All the courses listed here focus on writing clear, concise, and coherent evidence-based critical arguments and involve collaborative learning through teamwork and peer review. They differ in terms of their objectives: some courses take a broad approach to public health writing and publication, others focus on research writing.

Please note: In order to be considered for any of the following courses, you must apply using the online application.

All Students

Principles of Public Health Writing
Fall 2: Tuesdays, 5:30-7:20 pm, October 28 – December 16, 2014

Writing and Publishing Public Health Research – A course in scientific writing
Winter Session: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12:30-3:20 pm, January 5 – January 22, 2015

Writing for Public Health
Spring 1: Tuesdays, 3:30-5:20 pm, January 27 – March 10, 2015
Spring 2: Tuesdays, 3:30-5:20 pm, March 24 – May 12, 2015

Doctoral Students 

Dissertation Writing Seminar
Begins September 10, 2014 and meets all year, Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 pm

Proposal Writer Group
Begins Fall 2
Contact the instructor for more information: dhalstea@hsph.harvard.edu

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

Writing and Publishing Research
Fall 2: Tuesdays, 12:30-2:20 pm, October 28 – December 16, 2014
Spring 2: Tuesdays, 12:30-2:20 pm, March 24- May 12, 2015

NIH Grant-Writing Course
Begins Fall 2014
Contact the instructor for more information: dhalstea@hsph.harvard.edu