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So I finally had the brilliant idea to look my name up with regards to publications as I worked on a manuscript with my thesis advisor that I thought was never completed. He published a paper based on some of my research, and put my name in the acknowledgements, but I wasn't an official "author" on the paper. Is this something I should note on my secondaries? I should probably review all other papers at this point to see what I find. Thanks for any advice!
 

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So I finally had the brilliant idea to look my name up with regards to publications as I worked on a manuscript with my thesis advisor that I thought was never completed. He published a paper based on some of my research, and put my name in the acknowledgements, but I wasn't an official "author" on the paper. Is this something I should note on my secondaries? I should probably review all other papers at this point to see what I find. Thanks for any advice!
Nope.

Acknowledgements are for "expert technical assistance" or similar.

Just let it go.
 

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Nope.

Acknowledgements are for "expert technical assistance" or similar.

Just let it go.

Thanks! I always wondered what happened to that paper we worked on, so it was nice to see that something WAS published. I will leave it out, but will remain satisfied that it led to something!
 
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If this research is one of your activities on AMCAS, you can mention that you were acknowledged for your contributions in the final published draft. Don't create a separate entry just for the acknowedgement though.
 

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If this research is one of your activities on AMCAS, you can mention that you were acknowledged for your contributions in the final published draft. Don't create a separate entry just for the acknowedgement though.

I sent my primary in a while back stating that we had worked on a manuscript that was not published. There's no reason to mention on secondaries that it was published, I'm assuming, right? I was thinking along the lines that you said where I would just mention it in the description. Would it be odd to mention that my PI used my research when he wrote a paper when I'm discussing my research in secondaries? I don't mean in the "Is there anything else" questions - just when I'm talking about this specific project I worked on as research.
 
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