Assessing Journal Quality: Prestigious vs Predatory Publications Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm S100 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

Date: 
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: 
S100 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

The right journals can increase the dissemination and impact of your publications. In this interactive session, learn how to balance impact factors, publishing models, and other factors, and become familiar with free online tools to identify best-fit journals. Finally, defang predatory publishers and their journals by learning to recognize and avoid them!

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Speaker

DPCD Workshop Speaker - Andrea Ketchum

Andrea M. Ketchum, MS, MLIS is a Research and Instruction Librarian and the Scholarly Communication Liaison for the University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Library System (HSLS), with a secondary appointment as Faculty Librarian at Pitt’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI). She teaches scholarly communication and data management and is a faculty member of the HSLS Systematic Review Workshop. As such, she presents classes and workshops on all aspects of academic publishing, research, research metrics, and public access management, often bridging the communication gaps between awardees and the NIH. She is currently co-chairing a new committee for the national Medical Library Association with support from the National Library of Medicine to update the MEDLINE Core Clinical Journals filter in PubMed. Her academic background is in Medical Informatics and Health Information Systems. She has served at HSLS since 2002. 

 

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