The Accelerating Excellence In Translational Science (AXIS)Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science

Thursday, July 11, 2013
Congratulations Dr. Omolola Ogunyemi!

Dr. Omolola Ogunyemi, Associate Professor of Research and Director of the Center for Biomedical Informatics at CDU, was recently appointed to chair the Literature Selection and Technical Review Committee (LSTRC), which recommends journals for indexing in MEDLINE to the National Library of Medicine (NLM).  The committee meets three times per year and reviews approximately 140 journals from around the world at each meeting for inclusion in MEDLINE.  Journals are reviewed for scope and coverage, quality of content, quality of editorial work, production quality and relevance to health professionals.  Dr. Ogunyemi has served on the LSTRC since 2010; her term as chair begins July 1, 2013 and ends on June 30, 2014.

More information on LSTRC member selection and MEDLINE journal selection can be found by clicking the links.