New research on peer review and medical research to be presented at JAMA/BMJ Conference

August 10, 2001

JAMA and the BMJ Publishing Group will host the Fourth International Congress on Peer Review in Biomedical Publication from September 14-16, in Barcelona, Spain. The goals of the conference will be to present new research on peer review and medical research and the other processes used to evaluate and disseminate scientific information and to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of biomedical communications worldwide. About 400 of the world's leading medical journal editors, publishers and writers are expected to attend.

For a program and more information on the conference, go to http://www.jama-peer.org For questions or media registration inquiries, email: Jim_Michalski@ama-assn.org

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