No conspiracy existsBMJ 2012; 345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e5433 (Published 14 August 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e5433
- Mark Hargreaves, professor1
- 1Department of Physiology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Cohen’s article implies that I used my association with commercial interests to influence editorial duties for the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and Journal of Applied Physiology.1 I reject such an assertion. If Cohen had contacted me I would have provided the following information for her article:
• I have been professor of physiology at the University of Melbourne since 2005 and was previously professor of exercise physiology at Deakin University (1996-2004).
• I served on the science advisory board …