Contact our editors
Our editors are always happy to hear your story ideas or consider an article for publication, so please get in touch.
You can also visit the Write for us section to find out more about all the ways we support you on your path to publication.
Gary is always interested in hearing from nurses and healthcare assistants about their ideas for articles, or comments on those we have already published. So feel free to drop him a line or send him a tweet.
Editor (interim), Nursing Standard
Flavia has over 15 years' experience as a health journalist, writing for newspapers and specialist publications aimed at the public, patients, nurses and doctors.
Flavia is responsible for overseeing all the editorial content published daily on the Nursing Standard website and app, and its curation into our monthly print journal.
Senior nurse editor, Nursing Standard
Richard is a registered nurse who specialised in intensive care and cardiac nursing. He was one of a small group of nurses involved in setting up and opening in 1998 the Heart Hospital, now University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street, London. He has had a long career in higher education as a principal lecturer before working as the deputy head of school at the Royal Marsden Hospital, London, and head of education and standards at the Nursing and Midwifery Council. He has published widely and edited two editions of Cardiac Nursing: A Comprehensive Guide, with David Thompson, and Nurse-led Clinics: Practice Issues. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing and a doctorate in social history. He is currently training as a psychodynamic counsellor.
If you need to get in touch, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Commissioning editor, Nursing Standard
Before joining Nursing Standard ten years ago, Thelma worked as a freelance journalist, writing for national newspapers and health publications. In her current role as commissioning editor at Nursing Standard, she is responsible for features and for opinion, careers and student articles.
Cancer Nursing Practice
Editor of Cancer Nursing Practice
Contact Jennifer if you want to write for the journal or act as a reviewer for our peer-reviewed articles. Jennifer always welcomes ideas for all sections of the journal, including opinion pieces and features, and she is particularly looking for articles and reviewers within the following subject areas: immunotherapy, childhood cancer, genomics, pain management, patient experience and the psychological aspects of cancer treatment, cancer research, prostate cancer and palliative care.
Editor of Emergency Nurse
Contact Sophie if you have any ideas for articles. Sophie is currently seeking articles based around the management of trauma, meeting waiting time targets and improving patient flow through the emergency department.
Learning Disability Practice
Editor of Learning Disability Practice
Contact Christine if you would like to write an article for Learning Disability Practice or have an idea for an article that you would like us to follow up. The journal is seeking articles on all aspects of caring for children and adults with autism and learning disabilities.
Mental Health Practice
Editor of Mental Health Practice
Contact Nick if you have any ideas for articles – he is always keen to support new authors and is currently seeking articles on innovative practice in community and hospital settings.
Nursing Children and Young People
Editor of Nursing Children and Young People
Contact Christine if you would like to write an article for Nursing Children and Young People or if you have an idea for an article that you would like us to follow up. The journal is seeking articles on all aspects of the care of neonates, children and young people in acute care, the community and in schools.
Editor of Nursing Management
Nick is keen to hear your suggestions for articles that address the leadership challenges facing today’s nursing profession. Nursing Management publishes articles on all aspects of professional practice, workforce planning, nurse-led clinics, innovative leadership and patient experience.
Nursing Older People
Editor of Nursing Older People
Lisa is keen to hear from authors and readers with suggestions for articles of interest to nurses caring for older people in all clinical settings.
Managing editor of Nurse Researcher
Contact Julie if you have any ideas for articles. Nurse Researcher is an international journal covering all aspects of methodology relating to research in nursing and welcomes suggestions on any aspect of this work.
Editor of Nurse Researcher
Liz Halcomb is Professor of Primary Health Care Nursing at the University of Wollongong in Australia. Contact Liz if you have an article idea for Nurse Researcher.
Primary Health Care
Editor of Primary Health Care
Contact Julie if you have a story idea. We are always keen to cover all aspects of community, primary care and public health nursing, so whatever your workplace, feel free to send us your suggestions.