Reviewing Studies for the Journal of Hand Therapy: A Guide to Becoming a Part of the Process

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Date: Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Time: 5:00 PM PT / 6:00 PM MT / 7:00 PM CT / 8:00 PM ET

Deadline to register: Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 7:00 PM ET

Presented by:  Joy MacDermid, BSc, BScPT, MSc, PhD, FCAHS, FRSC

Format:  45 minutes presentation, 15 minutes Q&A 

Webinar Description:
This webinar will discuss the role and commitment of reviewers for the Journal of Hand Therapy and discuss specifics on how to review a study for the journal.

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants will:

  1. Describe the process of reviewing a study for the Journal of Hand Therapy
  2. Identify who can serve as a reviewer of scientific studies for the Journal of Hand Therapy
  3. Recognize concepts that authors should include in the introduction, methods, results and discussion sections of a scientific paper
  4. Discuss possible recommendations to authors that assist with improving the quality and content of articles submitted for publication in the Journal of Hand Therapy

Attendees earn 1.0 contact hour or 0.10 CEUs

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An email will be sent to all registrants approximately three to five business days after the live presentation with access to the recording, handout and quiz for CE credit.

Registration Fee:
Members $0
Student Members $0
Non-Members $55
Student Non-Members $30

Note: This webinar is FREE TO ASHT MEMBERS but registration is required.

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Joy MacDermid, BSc, BScPT, MSc, PhD, FCAHS, FRSC

Dr. Joy MacDermid is a clinical epidemiologist, physiotherapist, hand therapist and Distinguished Professor of Physical Therapy at Western University. She holds a Canada Research Chair in Musculoskeletal Outcomes and Knowledge Translation, The Dr. James Roth Chair in Musculoskeletal Measurement and Knowledge Translation and a CIHR Sex and Gender Champion. She is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and The Royal Society of Canada. Her research focuses on upper extremity function, musculoskeletal health, design and evaluation of surgical and rehab interventions/programs, public safety personnel health, work injury, implementation science, and the intersectional impact of Sex and Gender and other personal/social factors on health.