Past Invited Editors

Introducing Our Gallery of Distinguished Editors

Past editors on our Distinguished Editors Series

 

May 2006
Dr Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet

 


Lecture:
 "How to get published in The Lancet"

 

Paper Writing Seminar:
 "Choosing the right section of the journal for your article - writing tips and common mistakes"

 

 

September 2006
Dr Catherine D. DeAngelis, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)

 


Lectures:
."So you want to be an author" and
 "Conflict of interest and other issues in scientific writing"

 

Paper Clinics:
 "The Good, the Bad and the Bad-turned-good" and
 "So how good is your paper?"

 

 

February 2007
Dr Richard S. Smith, Former Editor-in-Chief, British Medical Journal (BMJ)

 


Lecture: "The trouble with medical journals"

 

Workshops (together with Dr Jocalyn Clark):
 "Ethical problem in scientific publications" and
 "How to get published"

 

 

April 2007
Dr Philip Campbell, Editor-in-Chief, Nature

 


Lectures:
 “The future of scientific publishing and communication” and
 “Publishing in Nature and Nature journals”

 

Workshop:
 “Questions about peer reviews you would like answered but were afraid to ask”.

 

 

March 2008
Dr Fiona Godlee, Editor-in-Chief, British Medical Journal (BMJ)

 


Lectures:
 "The future directions of BMJ" and
 "How to get published"

 

Paper Critique Sessions

 

 

December 2008
Dr Jeffrey M. Drazen, Editor-in-Chief, New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)

 


Lectures:
 "The editorial process at NEJM" and
 "Responsibilities of authors & editors"

 

 

July 2010
Dr Juan Carlos Lopez, Chief Editor, Nature Medicine

 


Lecture:
 "Editorial Criteria at Nature Medicine and What Makes a Good Paper"

 

Manuscript Critique Clinic

 

 

December 2010
Dr Emilie Marcus, Editor-in-Chief, Cell

 


Lectures:
 “Editorial process at Cell”,
 “General principles for writing good papers”,
 “Scientific misconduct & data manipulation” and
 “Emerging trends & exciting topics in biomedical research”

 

One-to-one Paper Clinic Session

 

 

June-July 2011
Dr Bruce Alberts, Editor-in-Chief, Science

 


Lectures:
 “Advancing medicine through research: Advice to young scientists and medical professionals”,
 “Achieving innovation in biological research” and
 “Science magazine and Science publishing”

 

 

November 2013
Dr Howard Bauchner, Editor-in-Chief,
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA); &
Dr Richard Horton, Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet

 


Double Bill Lunch Talk:
 “Research to improve global health”

 

Workshops:
 “Writing for JAMA”. And
 “Writing for The Lancet