1.835 - 2-year Impact Factor
2.179 - 5-year Impact Factor
1.098 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
0.787 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
Social Media Impact
1348 Altmetric mentions
Hayley's background is in veterinary science and she obtained her PhD in veterinary dermatology from the University of Cardiff, UK before joining BioMed Central in 2009. Hayley is a Senior Editor for the BMC Series and the Editor of BMC Veterinary Research. Following her time working in the veterinary and medical field, Hayley was eager to help improve the quality of reporting in animal research and supports initiatives that promote transparency, integrity and reproducibility of biomedical research. She is also the President of the International Association of Veterinary Editors. Hayley is involved in running author and referee workshops to help encourage and support young researchers, and she also contributes to the BMC Series blog.
Tillie has a Master of Research degree in Veterinary Microbiology, from the Royal Veterinary College, University of London. During her Masters, she collaborated with researchers in the Middle East, investigating the cellular invasive properties of Avian Pathogenic E. coli. Tillie is particularly interested in research animal ethics and promoting reproducible reporting of research involving animals. Tillie joined the BMC Series team in 2017 and is a Senior Editor for the BMC Series journals.