Students must work with a faculty mentor on the development and implementation of the data collection and publication.
Prior to any data collection to be used for a publication, an IRB application and study protocol must be completed and approved for any study including human subjects (case report/series, survey or clinical study). Contact the DMU Office of Research for assistance.
Patient consent must be obtained, if applicable.
Mentors should contribute to the writing and/or review of the publication.
Students must list faculty mentor as co-author; other authors can be selected based on their role in the project and manuscript. Consult with faculty mentor and see International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and/or CITI Responsible Conduct of Research authorship guidelines.
Any funding source(s) should be properly acknowledged.
References must be included and formatted in the style of the publication dictated by the journal.
Article must be reviewed by the Office of Research