New Scientist's Helen Thomson is leaving the weekly scientific magazine as biomedical news reporter on 19 December to go freelance.
Thomson is to work as a freelance journalist for a variety of media outlets and is interested in receiving press releases and research news. She will also be working on a book deal, and can be found tweeting @hvthomson and can be emailed at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Careers editor Jessica Hamzelou is now biomedical news reporter. She can be found tweeting @jesshamzelou.