What is the limbic?
the limbic is an editorially independent publication for healthcare professionals. It delivers the latest news and expert insight relevant to your specialty in an easy to read online format.
Our news covers research from peer-reviewed journals as well as medical conferences at home and overseas. We also write in-depth features on clinical and medico-political issues that are relevant to your practice and offer insight and perspective pieces from thought leaders across the globe.
Who runs the limbic?
We are an independent group of people with extensive backgrounds in health publishing and medical journalism.
Nicola Garrett is the Editorial Director of the limbic and is an experienced health journalist who is passionate about reporting on evidence-based medicine for healthcare professionals.
Nicola has contributed to publications in Australia, the UK and the US including ABC Science, ABC Health and Well Being, Australian Doctor, Rheumatology News, EULAR congress news and Nature Journals.
We also have a team of experienced freelance health journalists who contribute to the limbic on a regular basis.
John Griffith is the Partnership Director of the limbic and has worked in the health publishing industry for the past eight years. John works with industry partners, not-for-profit organisations and associations to create advertising campaigns that run on the limbic.
How much does it cost?
It’s completely free. No joining fees. No hidden costs. Absolutely nothing.
So how do you make money?
From time to time we host non-intrusive adverts and clearly labeled educational content from the pharmaceutical industry. Content that has been written by or for a sponsor will be acknowledged in the following way:
Why do I need to give you my details?
We need to verify that you are a healthcare professional so that we comply with Medicines Australia Code of Conduct. It goes without saying we will not share your personal information with any third party and your data is held securely.
Am I going to be bombarded with emails?
No. We send a weekly newsletter with a round up of the week’s top stories. You will never receive an email from any one other than the limbic.
Sounds good, how do I get it?
Head to the ‘create an account’ page. It will only take a minute.
What if I change my mind?
Let’s hope it doesn’t come to that but you can always unsubscribe. There is a clear link included at the bottom of all our emails.