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Welcome to Wikiproject Medicine! Our goal is to organize medical students, clinicians, and other healthcare professionals to edit Wikipedia articles through the non-profit, Wiki Project Med (WPMEDF), to develop high quality medical articles read by millions of people per month. More information can be found on our wikipedia course page.

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Start Editing Now

  1. Make account
  2. Enroll in course page wiki. Please contact us for the student token.
  3. Pick a review article, metanalysis, or secondary source (Cochrane, NEJM).
  4. Enter the article under student section on the course page

Motivation

  • Your patients (and your peers) read wikipedia [1]
  • Use the internet to reach out to millions of people [2]
  • Connect with people outside of medicine [3]
  • Write about what you’re learning [4]
  • Learn how to write about medicine in another language [5]