Tag Archives: peer-review

Should Nutrition and Food Science Journals Mimic Law Reviews?

Scientific meetings seem to stimulate me to blog. After a long hiatus from this blog, a session (# 026) at the 2012 Institute of Food Technologists annual meeting got me to thinking about scientific publishing and peer-reviewed journals. M Anandha Rao, Associate Editor … Continue reading

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Reflecting upon Science Communications

‘Ringing out the old, bringing in the new’ resonates at this time of year because it’s a time to reflect on the past year and set goals for 2012 and beyond. Let’s reflect for a moment on the changing world … Continue reading

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Claiming Ownership over the Future

Unless you are born with a silver spoon, building a career requires effort. Careers do not just happen. They require work and integrity. I was reminded of this when I read ‘5 Ways to Advance Amid Dysfunction’ by Magnus Consulting. … Continue reading

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How do you Choose a Journal to Publish in?

I have been thinking about the decision-making process of authors when it comes to publishing a scientific paper. Where will I submit the manuscript? Why? What factors influence me as an author? Certainly, impact factor is important. But when I … Continue reading

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Reasons to Blog about Nutrition Science

Do you blog about nutrition and science? Why? These are my reasons: 1. Interpretation of Research Requires Discussion – Science is based on observations and degrees of uncertainty. The latest scientific study isn’t the final truth. Nutrition advice needs to be based on the totality … Continue reading

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