Posted on 02 Apr 2018

Reminder: April 10 Deadline approaching for The Board of Editors in the Life Sciences (BELS) examination in Barcelona.

For the second time since 1996 and for the convenience of EMWA members attending the May 2018 Conference in Barcelona, the Board of Editors in the Life Sciences (BELS) is planning to hold its editing proficiency certification examination in Barcelona on the afternoon before the conference is due to start (May 1, 2018 at 12:00 in the conference venue, Barceló Sants Hotel). The deadline is quickly approaching for registering for the exam on April 10. 

The exam is offered world-wide and tests proficiency in all aspects of manuscript editing. Candidates who pass th exam are allowed to use the credentials “ELS” after their names (Editor in the Life Sciences). For more information check the BELS website (