Varna Medical University Press Took Part in an International Symposium

“How to Become Successful Authors and Editors of Scientific Journals?“

This was the motto of the Third International Symposium dedicated to scientific journals and organized by Trakya University (Edirne). A large team from the Medical University of Varna, consisting of editors, reviewers, authors, the Publishing Department, and the Library, participated in the event, which took place in Edirne in the period December 4-6, 2018.

The lecturers invited to the symposium – Pippa Smart, president of EASE (European Association of Science Editors), and Prof. Ana Marušić, MD former president of EASE and a chair of the Research Committee of WAME (World Association of Medical Editors), summarized the good practices and wrong policies when submitting a scientific article and publishing a scientific journal. The participation in the International Symposium is part of the policy for an increase of the quality and visibility of the periodic journals, which MU-Varna has been following for years. The aim is for the future cooperation to continue with an upcoming invitation to the lecturers to present at MU-Varna, in front of a larger audience, current guidelines for authors and editors of scientific journals.