BMJ Chief Digital Officer Sharon Cooper discusses CDO role, product ownership and transformation on CIO UK podcast
Sharon is the CDO at the British Medical Journal, the print publishing arm of the British Medical Association. Previously she held the title of CTO, but she doesn’t have a software/engineering background. We chat about her challenge to digitise the organisation, and how DevOps is making the BMJ safer!
Two MiRoR research fellows, Van Nguyen Thu (University Paris Descartes, France) and Ketevan Glonti (University of Split, Croatia) had the opportunity to interview Trish Groves, Director of Academic Outreach and Advocacy for BMJ, Editor in Chief of the online journal BMJ Open, and Honorary Deputy Editor of The BMJ.
Open peer review, data sharing, research misconduct, journal impact factors, patient involvement, are among the topics covered in this inspiring interview.
BMJ are recruiting for a BI Analyst to join our Data & Analysis team. If you are seeking new opportunities and have the right skills, we’d like to hear from you. To find more details and apply, please visit: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/626922514/
…the advent of virtual reality means that simulation in healthcare professional education may be coming to your office or your ward or your home—and sooner than you think…
Hat tip to M.G. Siegler for alerting us to the narrate feature in Firefox. To listen to a BMJ article in Firefox:
- Go to a BMJ article for example: http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/7/12/e017917
- Go to the Reader View by clicking on the Reader View icon in the address bar
- Then click on the “Narrate” button on the left hand side
- Listen and visually follow along to the text. You can change the voice to have a British or American accent.
The case of the entrapped twin, belly dancer’s syndrome and total finger development… BMJ Case Reports has published 15,000 cases! Including our most impactful case reports and a featured video from the Editor and authors, visit our dedicated webpage to see how we’re celebrating.
9 articles published from The BMJ & BMJ Journals feature in the Altmetric Top 100 research articles this year! The Top 100 is an annually released list of academic papers that have received the most attention in the previous year from sources tracked by data science company Altmetric. This includes coverage in the mainstream media, shares and discussions on social networks and blogs, references in Wikipedia and public policy documents, and comments on post-publication peer-review forums.