Science & Tech in El Pais (USA Edtn): A researcher who publishes a study every two days reveals the darker side of science

15 June, 2023

HIFA members who have an interest in scientific/academic publishing may be interested in this article:

It gives some insight into the way in which some scientists may be added as authors to research papers.


HIFA profile: Julie N Reza is a UK-based specialist in communications for biosciences, global health & international development ( She predominantly works with NGOs and not-for-profit organisations. Previously she was the senior science editor at TDR, based at the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva; prior to this she worked at the Wellcome Trust, UK, leading educational projects on international health topics including trypanosomiasis and trachoma. She has a PhD in immunology and a specialist degree in science communication. She also has several years research and postgraduate teaching experience. She is a member of the HIFA Steering Group and HIFA Social Media Working Group.