Prof Mark Whiteley has been invited to sit on the editorial board of the Journal of Vascular Surgery Venous and Lymphatic disorders (JVSVL).
The position lasts for three years, starting in January 2020.
This is a very prestigious position. Not surprisingly, Mark and the whole of his team at The Whiteley Clinic are delighted at this invitation.
It is a reflection on the impact that research from The Whiteley Clinic has had in the venous world.
The Journal of Vascular Surgery Venous and Lymphatic disorders (JVSVL) has an impact factor of 1.619. This impact factor is a measure of how many times papers from the journal are quoted in scientific research. The higher the impact factor, the more prestigious the journal.
Having an impact factor of 1.619 makes this journal the leading journal devoted exclusively to venous and lymphatic disorders (https://www.jvsvenous.org/article/S2213-333X(18)30433-5/fulltext).
Mark has dedicated the last 20 years of his life to researching venous diseases and treatments, to give his patients the very best outcomes available in the world.
In addition to this editorial position, Mark reviews research papers from a large number of scientific journals. He and his team also perform original research which is published in peer-reviewed journals, as well as run courses for doctors, nurses and vascular technologists who are interested in learning the latest techniques in venous surgery (venous courses).