Submissions/New Project proposal: WikiMed encyclopedia
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- Submission no. 8001 Subject - S1
- Title of the submission
- New Project proposal: WikiMed encyclopedia
- Type of submission
- roundtable discussion
- Author of the submission
- Language of presentation
- E-mail address
- Country of origin
- Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
- Research Scholar, Jamal Institute of Managment
- Personal homepage or blog
- Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)
Wikipedia is in the first place where people around the world visit to know about something in detail. As an editor, I understand the steps and care taken for the reliability of the content that is provided. These days we can see websites and encyclopedia about a Medicines (Tablets, Syrups, Injections and etc...). There are websites which are competing to the wiki on this field. That's why I propose to have a new project in name of WikiMed/WikiHealth that includes details of drugs. Chemical components used, Precautions, When should it be taken, Possible side effects and etc.. are some details that could bring up a useful information for visitors.To explain medical conditions as well. I found there is a project since 2012 in Wiki Project Med . The new proposal can be merged as a project along with it and having a stand alone new project will be very fruitful. Need volunteers and Experts for discussion. Kindly support my proposal here: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiMed_encyclopedia
- Theme of presentation
- Sister Projects
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- 30 minutes
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- Is this Submission a Draft or Final?
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- I like the basic idea of providing more granular information, but think it would be more impactful if done through Wikidata (where this is already happening to a good extent). Daniel Mietchen (talk) 03:27, 9 April 2017 (UTC)
- GastelEtzwane (talk) 18:06, 3 May 2017 (UTC)