The Journal of
Complementary Medicine is published by
Optimal Health Communications Pty Ltd (ABN 59 099 430 350),
a private company incorporated
in January 2002 by Russell
Norden, Publisher of the Journal.
Prior to the JCM, Russell
Norden had a 25-year history in mainstream medical publishing.
published Australian Doctor for 14 years — then the
country’s most successful and widely read medical
weekly tabloid — and previously worked for 10 years
at MIMS, the essential reference guide for GPs.
Chong is the
Editor of the Journal, and he comes from a complementary
background, publishing health and lifestyle books, magazines
and website articles for the consumer market. Steven worked
as a freelance journalist in Britain and Australia after
being Deputy Editor of the UK-based series Aromatherapy & Natural
Madeleine Jennings is the JCM's Deputy Editor and has worked in mainstream educational, health and consumer publishing for over 10 years. Madeleine was formerly Project Editor on a number of international co-edition books such as The Ecofriendly Home and Fertility and Conception, and worked as a freelance editor in the UK for Guardian Unlimited, AOL and Tescošs You & Your Child websites.
Barry is Sales & Marketing
Manager of the JCM. As a qualified biochemist and pharmacologist, Nicole worked in the pharmaceutical industry for 12 years, initially as a drug representative. After moving into medical publishing with a Masters in Communication Management, she acted as a media sales/advertising manager for the Australian Journal of Pharmacy and PostScript, and as a marketing and communications consultant in France.
Clare Hogan is Account Manager for the JCM. With qualifications in psychology, Clare has built a career in sales and marketing in business-to-business publishing over the past five years in the UK, working on technical and management titles.
the JCM’s Consulting Editor for Pharmacy. Snezna
was the Editor of Australian Journal of Pharmacy for nine
years, and provides editorial advice on the Journal’s
community pharmacist readership.
the Regulatory Compliance Consultant for the Journal.
Clare is a pharmacologist
who has worked in regulatory affairs and clinical research,
and is an industry representative on the Therapeutic Goods
Advertising Code Council. She established the advertising
pre-clearance function for therapeutic goods for the Australian
Suzanne Cengia is the Art Director of the JCM. With postgraduate qualifications in design, Suzanne has over 10 years' experience in corporate design and identity, clothing and textile graphics, photography and consumer magazine publishing.
The Journal of Complementary Medicine (ISSN 1446-8263)
is published bimonthly by Optimal Health Communications
Pty Ltd (ABN 59 099 430 350). The views expressed in the
Journal are those of the original authors and not those
of the Publisher, Editor, Editorial Board or Optimal Health
Communications. Every care is taken to compile and check
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or liable for the continued currency of the information
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or for any decisions or consequences arising therefrom.
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Editor, Editorial Board or Optimal Health Communications
advocates or rejects its use.
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