On April 19 – 23, 2021, the Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University held the “Online Publication Camp 2021” via Zoom meeting program. On this occasion, Assoc.Prof. Dr.Waranuch Pitiphat, Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry presided over the opening ceremony and welcomed around 40 participants including lecturers, postgraduate students from our dental school, and others. The purposes of this event were to support and encourage our faculty members and postgraduate students to know the techniques and tips to prepare and write manuscripts for international publications as well as how to choose the right journal to publish.
Moreover, the speakers and mentors not only gave useful advice to our participants but also inspired and boosted them to produce productive and quality research papers to publish in the international journals (Q1,Q2 Scopus). It was a good opportunity for all participants to gain more knowledge and share experiences with expert speakers and mentors who have produced many publications and serve as a part of the editorial boards. The speakers and mentors as follows; Prof. Ananda Dasanayake, School of Dentistry, New York University, USA; Prof. Banchob Sripa and Prof. Kittisak Sawanyawisuth, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University; Prof. Suwimol Taweechaisupapong, Assoc.Prof. Waranuch Pitiphat, Assoc.Prof. Jarin Paphangkorakit, Assoc.Prof. Pattama Chailertvanitkul, Asst.Prof. Nutthapong Kantrong Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University and Assoc.Prof. Oranart Matangkasombut, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn
The participants were enthusiastic to learn new skills from speakers. They enjoyed the lectures and anticipated publishing their research paper in the International Journals by this year. The Online Publication Camp 2021 has been successful and get such wonderful feedback. Thus, we plan to organize the next chapter (season II) in the near future.