The following sources of information and guidance may be of help to mentors and mentees.
1. EQUATOR network http://www.equator-network.org/This provides Reporting guidelines for main study types and are available in English, Spanish and Portuguese · Randomised trials - CONSORT · Observational studies - STROBE · Systematic reviews - PRISMA · Case reports - CARE · Qualitative research - SRQR · Diagnostic / prognostic studies - STARD · Quality improvement studies - SQUIRE · Economic evaluations - CHEERS · Animal pre-clinical studies - ARRIVE · Study protocols - SPIRIT
2. Committee on publication ethics (COPE http://publicationethics.org/It is a forum for editors and publishers of peer reviewed journals to discuss all aspects of publication ethics. It also advises editors on how to handle cases of research and publication misconduct. It’s guidelines and flow chart will be helpful in manuscript preparation.
3. Elsevier publishing campus (COPE) https://www.publishingcampus.elsevier.com/pages/1/Home.htmlThe SKILLS Training section is probably the most relevant. It has interactive training courses and online lectures. https://www.publishingcampus.elsevier.com/pages/3/Colleges/College-of-Skills- Training.html
4.The International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) http://www.icmje.org/Provides recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly work in Medical Journals and guidance regarding Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest.
5.The Singapore Statement on Research Integrity 2010http://www.singaporestatement.org/Main principles are: · Honesty in all aspects of research · Accountability in the conduct of research · Professional courtesy and fairness in working with others · Good stewardship of research on behalf of others
6.The Montreal Statement on Research Integrity in Cross-Boundary Research Collaborations 2013http://www.equator- network.org/2013/11/14/montreal-statement-on-research-integrity- in-cross-boundary-research-collaborations/Twenty point guide as to how research should be undertaken, managed and disseminated.
7. Research Gatewww.researchgate.net
8. Recommended leadership programmes: www.researchgate.netLeadership Training for Women, door Business and Professional Women Europe Activiteiten van het European Network for Women in Leadership Women as Leaders course van Cranfield School of Management (UK) Remarkable Women Program van McKinsey (algemeen overzicht programma's van McKinsey via deze link) Senior Executive Programme van London Business School