August 2017 - Volume 65 - Issue 2

  • Europe: Hania Szajewska, MD
    NA: Melvin B. Heyman, MD, MPH
  • 0277-2116
  • 1536-4801
  • 12 issues
  • 39/79 in Gastroenterology & Hepatology; 33/81 in Nutrition & Dietetics; 18/121 in Pediatrics
  • 2.799

JPGN is looking for volunteers to peer review articles. Peer reviewers are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (tm). To be considered as a reviewer, please send an email to with the following information: full name, email address, institution and CV. You will then receive an email invitation to log into JPGN's Editorial Manager site and update your profile.

Potential reviewers include fellows in Pediatric GI, Hepatology & Nutrition, practicing pediatric gastroenterologists, and post docs and scientists/investigators in related fields.

Current Issue Highlights



Gastroenterology: Celiac Disease

Gastroenterology: Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Extraintestinal Manifestations of Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Prevalence, Presentation, and Anti-TNF Treatment

Greuter, Thomas; Bertoldo, Fabio; Rechner, Roman; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition . 65(2):200-206, August 2017.


Changes in the Gut Microbiota After Early Administration of Oral Synbiotics to Young Infants in India

Chandel, Dinesh S.; Perez-Munoz, Maria E.; Yu, Fang; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition . 65(2):218-224, August 2017.


Validation of a Simple Stool Diary Used by Caregivers to Document Diarrhea Among Young Children in a Low-Income Country

Grenov, Benedikte; Namusoke, Hanifa; Nabukeera-Barungi, Nicolette; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition . 65(2):156-164, August 2017.


Gastroenterology: Inflammatory Bowel Disease

European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Guidelines for the Evaluation and Treatment of Gastrointestinal and Nutritional Complications in...

Romano, Claudio; van Wynckel, Myriam; Hulst, Jessie; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition . 65(2):242-264, August 2017.

The Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition solicits original research manuscripts in areas of developmental biology and pathogenesis broadly related to intestinal, hepatobiliary, and pancreatic functions. All articles are published as PAP (Published-Ahead-of-Print) within 3-5 days of acceptance. The backlog of Original Articles is now only 3-4 months for in-print publication. Manuscripts with novel scientific data or findings of primary public health importance may be submitted for rapid publication. These submissions are prioritized for publication following a rapid review process completed in 10 days or less. The usual turnaround time from initial submission to PAP is less than 2 weeks, with publication in the next issue (approximately 2 months). Manuscripts should be submitted online to:

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