BMJ group appoints acting editor and acting chief executiveBMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7458.128-b (Published 15 July 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:128
- Annabel Ferriman
The BMJ Publishing Group has appointed Stella Dutton, its executive director, as acting chief executive of the group, and Dr Kamran Abbasi, the BMJ's deputy editor, as the journal's acting editor.
The temporary appointments follow the resignation of Dr Richard Smith as editor of the BMJ and chief executive of the publishing group. Dr Smith, who leaves the BMJ on 29 July, is to …