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Public Health Writing Center

Tips about writing different types of papers for public health.
Writing a paper can seem daunting at first. This guide will help you understand, evaluate, and use the sources you find. It will also provide next steps if you want to publish your paper.

The Research Process

Research involves many steps. As you work through the steps, you may find that you need to revisit earlier steps.

Research is a process with interconnected parts. You may revisit some parts many times.

  • Identify your question
  • Gather background information.
  • Plan your methods.
  • Get approval.
  • Do the research (once your project is approved).
  • Share your findings.

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