Category Archives: Faculty publications

Case Reports Panel

Himmelfarb Library is hosting a panel discussion demystifying the process of writing case reports. We invite all our faculty members and their students to join us and learn tips on how to successfully write and publish your case report, with advice from the perspectives … Continue reading

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What is the role of spirituality in health sciences education?

GW faculty Christina Puchalski, Benjamin Blatt, Mikhail Kogan, and Amy Butler wrote an article that appears in the latest issue of Academic Medicine examining this issue.  In this article, the authors describe the history of spirituality and health: Spirituality has … Continue reading

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Publishing opportunity for GW faculty, residents and students through Himmelfarb Library: BMJ Case Reports

Join a new group of GW authors by publishing in BMJ Case Reports. GW has a fellowship to BMJ Case Reports through Himmelfarb Library. This means that you currently have access to 7,000+ case reports from 70+ countries, and the opportunity to have your research published. Case reports are published in … Continue reading

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New Open Access Journals: PeerJ and eLife

Open access journals can charge up to $4000 per article to publish, which doesn’t always fit into your research budget. Are you looking for a high quality, low cost alternative for publishing your latest research? Two new open access journals … Continue reading

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Want your research to make a lasting impact?

If you want your research to make a lasting impact, you should add it to GWU’s Health Sciences Research Commons which was recently relaunched by Himmelfarb Library.  This online database serves as a digital repository for faculty, students, and staff … Continue reading

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Predatory Open Access Journals

October 22-28, 2012 is Open Access Week, which raises awareness of open access publishing opportunities. In addition to the high quality open access publishers, such as BioMed Central, Public Library of Science, mBio, SpringerOpen, Wiley Open Access, BMJ Open and … Continue reading

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Looking for high quality journals where you can publish your article or case report?

October 22-28, 2012 is Open Access Week, which raises awareness of open access publishing opportunities. Open access publishers allow you, as the author, to retain copyright ownership over your article. For most traditional publishers, the author must sign away most … Continue reading

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