Alternative Forms of Scholarship

Academic Blogging

Three rules of academic blogging

So, you want to start an academic blog?

Six blog tips for busy academics

Narrative Medicine

BUMC’s Narrative Medicine Writing Program

An overview of narrative medicine

NYU’s LitMed database

Online certification of professional achievement in narrative medicine (through Columbia University)


What are altmetrics?

The BUMC Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) offers a number of resources on altmeterics here.

If you are interested in staying on top of what’s going on in the field of altmetrics, this is an excellent twitter account to follow.

Tips and tricks for promoting your research online

Approaching Impact Meaningfully in Medical Education Research