Episode 11 Transforming Manuscripts to Global Messages: A Discussion With Dr. Mikel Gray, Editor-in-Chief, JWOCN


In this episode of WOCTalk we sit down with Dr. Mikel Gray, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing (JWOCN) to speak about his background and career and highlight his experiences serving on the Editorial Board of the Journal. During this episode, Dr. Gray speaks about the global impact of JWOCN, what is on the horizon for the Journal, the manuscript process, how to submit a manuscript and other best practices to get published.

The Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing (JWOCN) is the official publication and member benefit of the WOCN Society. This international journal provides continuing education for the entire scope of the WOC nursing practice and is the authoritative resource devoted to the care and management of patients with wounds, ostomies and incontinence. Original, peer-reviewed articles in JWOCN examine practice and research topics in hospital, home, and long-term care settings.

Membership* to the WOCN Society includes a JWOCN subscription as well as full access to JWOCNonline.com with:

  • New and archived issues to help you keep current with best practices.
  • eAlert Services—email notifications of eTOCs, citations, collections, and more.
  • The opportunity to earn free online CE credits via CEConnection, the Journal’s CE portal.

For additional information about JWOCN, visit JWOCNonline.com.

Interested in getting published in JWOCN? Click here for information about how to prepare and submit your manuscript.

WOCN Society Accreditation Statement
The Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.