On February 22, 2021, Faculty of Dentistry at Tishk International University (TIU) organized a workshop under the title of ‘’Academic (scientific) writing’’ for the fifth grade students and some of Hawler Medical University master program students, which aimed in teaching them how to write academic articles professionally. The workshop was presented by Dr.Ranj Nadhim Jalal, BDS, PhD (TIU/Dentistry Faculty-Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department).

The workshop included the following sessions: ·

First Session: A Brief introduction to a scientific writing.

Second Session: Hands-on training regarding (paraphrasing, sentence and paragraph structuring).

52 fifth grade students and some of Hawler Medical University Faculty of Dentisty master program students attended the workshop.

The workshop enabled the participants to know how to find and review literatures, how to do paraphrasing, and how to structure thesis (essay) and academic paragraphs.