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Open access publishing in the Nature Portfolio

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Thu, Jun 3, 2021

4 PM – 5:30 PM EDT (GMT-4)

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This presentation will help to demystify the journal publishing landscape with a particular focus on the various open access publishing models. Dr. Brooke LaFlamme, Chief Editor of the journal Communications Biology will introduce you to the Nature Portfolio of journals and the different open access options available to authors, along with tips on choosing the best journal for your research.  She will also discuss best practices in open research and provide an overview of how editors select papers for peer review, the editor’s role in the publication process, and what you should expect of a reputable and high-quality publisher.
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Brooke LaFlamme is Chief Editor of the open access Nature Portfolio journal Communications Biology. She received her PhD in Genetics from Cornell University, where she studied the regulation and function of proteases in Drosophila seminal fluid. She then conducted her postdoctoral research at Weill Cornell Medical College before joining the editorial team of Nature Genetics in 2013. In 2017, she left Nature Genetics to become Chief Editor for the launch of Communications Biology.


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