West Chester, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) January 22, 2012
Matrix Medical Communications (MMC) is pleased to announce the promotion of Angela Hayes from Associate Editor to Managing Editor of Bariatric Times. As Managing Editor, Hayes will be responsible for managing the content of the journal, for both print and online media. She will also be responsible for overseeing the peer-review process of all articles submitted to Bariatric Times, managing the journal’s production, and providing a liaison of communication through Bariatric Times between members of industry, research, and practice in the field of bariatric and metabolic medicine.
“Since joining the journal in 2009, Angela has been instrumental in broadening the editorial scope of Bariatric Times through her significant contributions to the development of new columns on the latest research and techniques in bariatric/metabolic medicine. She has proven herself to be well adept at managing the multiple aspects of a successful, leading medical publication and also has successfully managed the conversion of journal content into digital format for distribution to smartphones and tablet computers,” says Elizabeth Klumpp, Vice President and Executive Editor at Matrix Medical Communications.
“Just as importantly, Angela has demonstrated herself to be a team player. She is clearly dedicated not just to the journal, but to the company and its employees and to the bariatric and metabolic medical community: a combination that is essential to being an effective Managing Editor of this journal and a member of the Matrix Medical Communications editorial staff.” Klumpp went on to say.
Haye’s position change is effective immediately.
About the journal:
Bariatric Times is a peer-reviewed journal providing the bariatric medical community with evidence-based information on bariatric patient care, weight loss surgical procedures, and related metabolic disorders. Bariatric Times is published monthly in print as well digital formats for smartphones and tablet computers. Bariatric Times has expanded journal’s reach with distribution on a global basis with a special monthly e-Edition, Bariatric Times International providing information and education to bariatric practices in emerging markets.
About Matrix Medical Communications:
Based in West Chester, Pennsylvania, Matrix Medical Communications (MMC) is a leading source of medical information in neuroscience, obesity, metabolic disorders, dermatology, and neonatology. MMC is the publisher of the peer-reviewed journals, Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience e-magazine, Bariatric Times, Bariatric Times International, BMI: Body Mind Inspiration e-magazine, and The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, as well as several textbooks, including More than Medication: Incorporating Psychotherapy into Community Psychiatry Appointments, Challenges of Caring for the Obese Patient, The Emotional First Aid Kit: A Practical Guide to Life After Bariatric Surgery (2nd edition), Weight Loss Surgery: A Multidiscplinary Approach, and Micronutrition for the Weight Loss Surgery Patient. The Company also provides integrated marketing solutions, such as supplements, symposia management, electronic media, market research, and custom publishing. Custom publishing includes symposium proceedings, review articles, newsletters, translation services, and industry-supported journals.
Vice President, Executive Editor
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