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International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
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Publications Oversight Committee


David Burn
Louis Tan
Louis CS Tan
Ron Postuma

MDS Staff Liaisons: Jennie Socha

Committee Purpose

The purpose and primary responsibilities of the Publications Oversight Committee are as follows: 

  • Oversee the activities of the journals, the newsletter and website  

  • Participate in negotiations with the publisher on behalf of the Society 

  • Make recommendations on journals, newsletter and website policy 

  • Make recommendations on financial support of the editors of the journals, newsletter and website 

  • Monitor reader satisfaction with the journals, newsletter and website 

  • Monitor satisfaction of authors submitting manuscripts 

  • Monitor annual editor conflict of interest statements 

  • Evaluate the performance of the editors of the journals, newsletter and website 

Committee Members
Samia Ben Stassi
Michiko Bruno
Conor Fearon
Daniel De Luca
Huifang Shang
Ryosuke Takahashi
Marie Vidailhet

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