Information for Authors

The focus of the journal Inflammatory Bowel Diseases® is to bring the most current information in the clinical and basic sciences to all physicians caring for patients with inflammatory bowel diseases, and to investigators performing research in inflammatory bowel diseases and related fields. The journal publishes peer-reviewed manuscripts and review articles in basic and clinical sciences, updates on clinical trials, reviews of the current literature, editorials, and other features.

IBD® accepts manuscript submissions through a submission service on another website.

IBD® has specific instructions and guidelines for submitting articles. Those instructions and guidelines are readily available on the submission service site. Please read and review them carefully.


In September 2016, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases will no longer accept manuscripts through ScholarOne and all original submissions and revisions will need to be submitted through the new Editorial Manager site for the journal at

If you have any questions, please contact managing editor, Meghann Knowles at


Manuscript Submission

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