The Helix Blog
The Helix Blog gives voice to City of Hope graduate students and their research.
Peer-Review vs. Public-Review
October 3, 2013 | James Finlay
As someone mentioned to me a few weeks ago, in the world of academia and research, publications in peer-reviewed journals are the currency by which scientist live (or die). Career promotions, salary, funding and notoriety are all based on the quantity and quality of our publications.
The Peer Review Process PART 2 of 2
September 18, 2013 | Mike Reid
Received: May 4, 2012 Revised: January 16, 2013 Accepted: February 6, 2013 Published: March 14, 2013 Those four lines sum up my first extensive experience with the review process — long, challenging but overall positive.
The Peer Review Process PART 1 of 2
September 18, 2013 | Nick Snead
I really appreciated my mentor Dr. Rossi forwarding me an early opportunity to write a review article in my 2nd year of my graduate school years. The experience was a training tool not only for the scientific aspect of it but also for the organizational and communication side of it.