RCoA and BJA webinar: Tough Decisions: How Editors Decide Which Papers to Publish

The RCoA and British Journal of Anaesthesia are pleased to announce a series of webinars available to our members on how to optimise your reading of the medical literature.

This webinar will cover how manuscripts are evaluated for publication from submission to publication including the peer review and the editorial process. One of our BJA Editorial Fellows will discuss how trainees can contribute by becoming reviewers and will highlight some recent publications authored by anaesthesia trainees.

Chair: Professor Hugh Hemmings, Editor in Chief, British Journal of Anaesthesia


  • Tips on writing a paper, Professor Kate Leslie, Board Member, British Journal of Anaesthesia, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia
  • Reviewing a scientific manuscript, Professor Jennifer Hunter MBE, Emeritus Professor of Anaesthesia, Senior Research Fellow, University of Liverpool
  • Making editorial decisions, Professor Hugh Hemmings
  • Getting involved - recent papers, Dr Andrea Cortegiani and Dr Lisa Qia Rong

This webinar was recorded on 24 November 2020