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IMPORTANT MESSAGE: Southern Medical Journal has a new home! 

SMJ is now being hosted on the Southern Medical Association's website.  For the current issue and more, please go to http://sma.org/southern-medical-journal

Editor-in-Chief: G. Richard Holt, M.D., M.S.E. M.P.H., M.A.B.E, D. Bioethics
ISSN: 0038-4348
Online ISSN: 1541-8243
Frequency: 12 issues / year
Ranking: Medicine, General & Internal 86/151
Impact Factor: 0.915

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Southern Medical Journal Call for Reviewers
The Southern Medical Journal (SMJ), the official peer-reviewed journal of the Southern Medical Association, seeks applicants interested in serving as reviewers. The Journal is especially interested in reviewers who have expertise and interest in the following specialties and clinical topics: anesthesiology, cardiology, dermatology, gastroenterology, geriatrics, nephrology, neurology, obesity, orthopedics, pediatrics, rheumatology, urology, and women's health/OB-GYN and in areas pertaining to the business of medicine: accountable health care, best practices, healthcare administration, healthcare delivery models, health policy, performance measures, and quality of care. The charge of reviewers is to evaluate the quality, relevance, and merit of submitted papers. Comments should be as complete and detailed as possible and contain clear opinions about strengths, weaknesses, relevance, and importance to the field. A list of requirements may be found here


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