For Editors

This section lists resources specifically for the Editors of the Vanderbilt University Medical Center Editors' Club.

If you are not a member of the VUMC Editors' Club and are searching for writing-related resources, please see the Resources page linked above.


Requirements for Volunteer Editing Opportunities

  • Follow the guidelines for editing level requested (i.e., basic, intermediate or thorough)
  • Use the "track changes" feature on Microsoft Word
  • Don't change the author's meaning. If you're unsure, use a comment bubble to convey the issue to the author
  • Return all documents to the Editor-in-Chief within 7 business days

Requirements for Maintaining Membership in the Editors' Club

  • Attend a minimum of 1 meeting per semester
  • Volunteer to edit 1 document per semester