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"The approach to publishing in Nature Medicine – The Editors View"

"The approach to publishing in Nature Medicine – The Editors View"

Event Date
6 September 2019 - 12:00 to 13:00
Chancellor’s - Auditorium B (Small Lecture Theatre)
Speaker Name
Jennifer Sargent
Speaker Organisation
Senior Editor at Nature Magazine

Jennifer completed her undergraduate degree in biochemistry at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. Prior to her doctoral work, Jennifer studied signal transduction systems in P. aeruginosa with Joanne Engel at the University of California, San Francisco, USA. She received her PhD from Dartmouth College for her studies on transcriptomics and genetics of scleroderma in Michael Whitfield’s lab. Jennifer did her postdoctoral work with Juan Rivera at the National Institutes of Health, USA, investigating sphingolipid signalling in allergy and autoimmunity. Jennifer has been serving the clinical and scientific communities as a professional editor since 2014. She was an editor at Nature Reviews Endocrinology before moving to The Lancet in 2015. In 2019, Jennifer joined the team at Nature Medicine as the editor for metabolism, physiology, global health, and public health. She is based in the London office and you can follow her on Twitter @JenLSargent