Highlights, July 30, 2014
PCORI will begin accepting applications for the Fall 2014 Funding Cycle on Wednesday, Aug. 6. They have made several improvements to their latest PCORI Funding Announcements (PFAs) based on helpful applicant feedback. Find out more about these changes in a new blog post. And visit the Funding Center on Aug. 6 to read the new PFAs and get details on how to apply.
NAHRS Selected List of Nursing Journals
The Nursing and Allied Health Resources Section has listed over 200 Nursing journals with a wealth of information from contact information to frequency of publications and more!
This editorial examines the problem of predatory publishers and how they have negatively affected scholarly communication. Society relies on high-quality, peer-reviewed articles for public policy, legal cases, and improving the public health. Researchers need to be aware of how predatory publishers operate and need to avoid falling into their traps. The editorial examines the recent history of predatory publishers and how they have become prominent in the world of scholarly journals.
Congratulations to Penni Watts, the clinical simulation team, faculty and students who are highlighted in this article. It is a wonderful example of what is great about our school. It reaffirms the importance of all the work faculty and staff are doing to provide our students the best learning experiences possible.
IOM News Alert: New Reports
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