Not window dressing, but key to making medical research matter

Rachel E Nowak
Med J Aust 2012; 196 (10): . || doi: 10.5694/mja12.10692
Published online: 4 June 2012

Rachel Nowak explains why improving communication standards will be essential in the drive to speed research translation

Pssst ... Want your research findings or health guidelines to change how doctors treat patients? Then take a tip from an ex-journo: Use plain English. Keep it short. Tell stories.

  • Rachel E Nowak

  • Rachel Nowak and Associates, Melbourne, VIC.


Competing interests:

I run a consultancy, Rachel Nowak and Associates, specialising in science policy, analysis and communications.


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