Research Writing Workshop For Beginner Doctors / Students

Who can participate

Medical Officers, Demonstrators, Medical & Dental Trainees, House Officers, and Medical students.


There will be two types of sessions:

  • Online on Zoom (For Discussions and Question / Answer Sessions)
  • Recorded videos (For self-learning)

Dates & Timings

  • Four weeks schedules: (You need to dedicate no more than 10 minutes daily to watching recorded videos).
  • 1st Live Zoom session on 18th December 2022 (Sunday) from 7 to 9 pm. (We will do Four Zoom sessions on Sundays).
  • Conducted by Dr Junaid Rashid. Founder of UPMED (See Complete Profile here).


  • Reading Material and Notes
  • Recorded Lectures uploaded on a portal will be accessible for six months.
  • Direct support when you will start writing your research paper


If you have any questions, WhatsApp Dr Junaid Rashid directly at 03042397393 or email


  • Standard Fee (Only 5000)
  • For active Members (Six Month / Annual Members): 4000 Rupees

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  • Meezan Bank Account: 02220106659079 (UPMED Medical Consultancy Private Limited), Branch Code already included in account no. (0222), Township, College Road Branch Lahore. (IBAN: PK97MEZN0002220106659079)
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Table of Contents

  1. An Introduction to Research Methods
  2. Research Methods
  3. Understanding Research Pyramid
  4. Introduction to Research Designs & Cross-Sectional Study
  5. Review Studies
  6. Controlled Trials
  7. Case-Control, Cohort, and Longitudinal Studies
  8. Searching the Literature
  9. MeSH & MeSH-on-Demand
  10. Selecting a topic / Research Question / Research Problem
  11. Objectives
  12. Hypothesis
  13. Writing Introduction Section – Research Articles
  14. Sampling Techniques
  15. Inclusion & Exclusion Criteria
  16. Operational Definitions
  17. Referencing using Mendeley or Endnote
  18. Writing Material & Methods, including Statistical Analysis
  19. Sample Size Calculation for Research Studies
  20. Building Questionnaire
  21. Data Collection using Google Forms
  22. Basic SPSS Videos and Compiling Results
  23. Writing Results Section
  24. Discussion Section
  25. Conclusion Section
  26. Abstract Writing
  27. Using Grammarly, Quillbot, and Quetext
  28. Checking Plagiarism using Turnitin
  29. Submitting the article to Journal
  30. Study Reporting Guidelines
  31. Ethical Boards / Institutional Review Boards