Brook received her BA in English language and literature from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2003. She began working in the publications department of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) in 2006 as an editorial assistant for the journals Gastroenterology and Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology (CGH). She is now the social media manager for the journals, assistant managing editor for CGH, and managing editor of GI & Hepatology News. She oversees GI & Hepatology News's publishing operations, manages the production of special features, and assists the Board of Editors in implementing new policies and initiatives. Brook is a member of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors and serves on their poster committee.
Ryan received his BA in American History from the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2008 and his MA in History of Medicine with Distinction from Oxford Brookes University in 2013. He joined the AGA in 2014 as an editorial assistant for their journals, Gastroenterology and CGH. As publications manager, he currently serves as managing editor of The New Gastroenterologist and assistant managing editor of Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He also contributes significantly to the social media presence for the AGA family of journals. Ryan is a member of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors and the Society for Scholarly Publishing.
Jillian graduated from Goucher College with a BA in English, with a concentration in creative writing in 2008. She joined the publications department at the AGA in 2011 as an editorial assistant for both Gastroenterology and CGH. Currently, she assists the managing editors with the editorial workflow, peer-review process, and technical support of editors, authors, and reviewers. She also manages several special sections for the journals and GI & Hepatology News.
Lindsey graduated from Colgate University in 2006 with a BA degree in English with emphasis in creative writing and classical studies. She joined the AGA’s publications department in 2007 as an editorial assistant. Today, Lindsey serves as director of publications for AGA and the managing editor for Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology (CMGH). Working with the editors and publications staff, Lindsey helps develop and implement strategies and initiatives across AGA’s portfolio of publications, keeping up with emerging trends in scholarly publishing. Lindsey is a member of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors.
Erin received her BA in psychology from The College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA, and began her career at the AGA in 2000. Erin oversees the editorial and financial operations, as well as the strategic direction, of the AGA’s portfolio of publications. In partnership with the editors and AGA’s publishing partners, she ensures that the publications maintain and advance their standing in the GI community and align with the AGA strategic plan. She also develops publication policies, oversees the development and implementation of new initiatives, and manages the periodicals’ marketing activities. Erin is a board member of the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors and is a member of the Society for Scholarly Publishing, Council of Science Editors, and American Society for Association Executives.
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|Lora T. McGlade, Managing Editor of GI and Hepatology News, earned a B.S. in biological sciences from Cornell University and an M.S. in journalism from Syracuse University. She did bacterial genetic and murine oncogenetic research at the National Institutes of Health and was a technical editor at the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition before working for the company on a freelance basis for several years.|