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BMJ Publishing Group: an introduction Richard Smith Editor, BMJ July 2002
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BMJPG mission To publish intellectually sound material that will serve the needs of doctors, members, other health professionals, the scientific community, and the public To generate enough surplus to fulfil our primary purpose
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BMJ vision To be the most influential publisher
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BMJPG: the basics Founded 1840 Turnover £40m Profit £9m Staff 200 (many others are involved) Owned by the BMA. Becoming a wholly owned subsidiary
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Parts of the BMJPG BMJ £19m Specialist journals £11m BMJ Books £3.5m BMJ Knowledge £4.5m BMJ Quality Unified (joint venture) BMJ Careers BMJ Learning
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Specialist journals Just under 30 journals Some well established: Gut, Thorax, Archives of Disease in Childood Others newer: Emergency Medicine, Tobacco Control Many co-owned All have websites Several have local editions Many moving into education
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Publish around 40 a year
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