oa Journal of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes in South Africa - Reason for existence and the way forward : editorial

Volume 18, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1608-9677
  • E-ISSN: 2220-1009



It was with some trepidation that I accepted the nomination for editor-in-chief of , and I wish to thank the constituent membership for entrusting me with this position. My first official duty is to thank Professor Stephen Hough, the outgoing and founding editor of , for his tireless efforts over 16 years to establish and nurture the journal to become the success that it currently is. In his last editorial, Stephen outlined a number of challenges and also set several goals for the incoming editor-in-chief and editorial board. With the support of the newly elected editorial board and with the aid of Dr Douw Greeff and his capable team at Medpharm Publications, it may be possible to achieve most, if not all, of these objectives.

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