The inestimable writedit has a hilarious (in a “sick sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach for that grant you just submitted” kind of way) post up over on Medical Writing, Editing & Grantsmanship entitled “How to Prevent Grant Funding“. Even better you can help.

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As we discussed in two prior posts, the Society for Neuroscience has driven forward an experiment in the peer review of neuroscience manuscripts. The Neuroscience Peer Review Consortium seeks to streamline the peer review process by re-using the initial set of reviews of a manuscript rejected at one journal when re-submitted to another journal that is in the Consortium.
Sounds great, doesn’t it?

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As we discussed in two prior posts, the Society for Neuroscience has driven forward an experiment in the peer review of neuroscience manuscripts. The Neuroscience Peer Review Consortium seeks to streamline the peer review process by re-using the initial set of reviews of a manuscript rejected at one journal when re-submitted to another journal that is in the Consortium.
Sounds great, doesn’t it?

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