Mainly about writing for publication in nursing and health covering writing methods, publishing standards, publication ethics and recent developments in the academic publishing industry.

I was attending the 2nd International Conference in Nursing and Health Sciences at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University of Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Global Health keynote

I was attending the 2nd International Conference in Nursing and Health Sciences at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University of Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Riyadh March 2016

I was attending the 2nd International Conference in Nursing and Health Sciences at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University of Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

My amazing neice

Greenback Boogie

The theme song from the brilliant USA series 'Suits'. Accompanied by one of the most compelling yet disturbing YoiuTube videos.

Why I love Frank Skinner

Listen to the end of this clip

By the way - it's from Goodness Gracious me!

The rise of predatory publishers and hi-jacked journal websites is described here and also some steps you can take to protect yourself.

The image in the download is Robert Mokken who developed non-parametric item response theory in his classic text: Mokken RJ (1971) A theory and procedure of scale analysis Moulton, de Gruyter/Berlin

This cracked me up the first time I heard it years ago from the cast of Goodness Gracious Me - UK Indians making fun, in the best possible taste, of their own culture.