Kelly Soldavin

Medical Editor, Taylor & Francis

Kelly Soldavin is a Medical Editor for the publisher Taylor & Francis Group and a member of their London-based Medicine & Health Editorial team. In this role, Kelly manages Current Medical Research & Opinion, a MEDLINE-indexed, peer-reviewed, international journal for the publication of original research focused on new and existing drugs, Phase II through IV studies, and post-marketing investigations. She previously managed Journal of Medical Economics and Journal of Drug Assessment. Kelly is an advocate for, and has a special interest in, open science and ethical and transparent publishing, as well as patient engagement and plain language summaries. She has spoken on these topics for the International Publication Planning Meeting (TIPPA), International Society for Medical Publication Professionals (ISMPP), and Special Libraries Association (SLA). In addition, Kelly is a member of the ISMPP Social Media & Web-based Metrics Working Group. Prior to joining T&F, Kelly spent 14 years in the veterinary medicine publishing industry. She works in Philadelphia and received her Bachelor of Science degree from Delaware Valley University, Doylestown, Pennsylvania.