Editor-in-Chief: Richard W. Bohannon, DPT, EdD, NCS, FAPTA, FAHA, CEESS, USA
ISSN: 1539-8412
Online ISSN: 2152-0895
Frequency: 4 issues per year
Ranking: Geriatrics & Gerontology 33/50
Rehabilitation 16/64
Impact Factor: 1.833
Call for Reviewers
The Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy is seeking to expand its cadre of manuscript reviewers

Job Description: 
• Receive 4 – 5 manuscripts per year for blinded peer review
• Emphasis on quality of science:  importance of research question, clarity of study design, appropriateness of analysis, accuracy of interpretation of results
• 2 week turn around for review
• Materials available at www.editorialmanager.com/jgpt  
• Possible recommendations:  reject, revise with additional review, minor revision, accept
• Provide confidential comments to editor
• Provide constructive criticism and suggestions to authors
• Follow reviewed manuscripts through revision process
• Develop review skills

• Graduate Degree  beyond entry level (e.g., PhD, EdD, DSc, or t-DPT)
• Submission, revision, and acceptance of at least 2 manuscripts in a peer-reviewed journal
To  Apply:  please send letter of application highlighting research interests/experience and current CV to Richard W. Bohannon, PT, DPT, EdD, NCS, FAPTA, FASNR, FAHA; JGPT Editor at rbohannonpt@gmail.com

Highlights from the Current Issue



JGPT Indexing

​In addition to being indexed and abstracted in Medline/Pubmed, Scopus, CINAHL, EMBASE and AMED, the JGPT is now also searchable back to  Vol 32 (1) 2009 in:
• Science Citation Index Expanded (also known as SciSearch®)
• Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
• Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine

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Call for Manuscripts

We are open to reviewing submissions on all topics as they relate to Geriatric Physical Therapy.


Call for Manuscripts

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Thank you to our Reviewers

On behalf of the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy and the Editorial Staff of the Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy, we would like to recognize and thank all the individuals who serve as reviewers.

A list of Individuals reviewing papers during a calendar year (eg, 2015) can be found in the second issue of the following year (ie, 2016).


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