The Southern Medical Journal Announces Call for Papers: Obesity
The Southern Medical Journal (SMJ) is soliciting original and review manuscripts on the subject of obesity for a special issue to be published in summer 2014. The SMJ is especially interested in:
• Original articles addressing all aspects of obesity, including childhood obesity
• Original or review articles related to the surgical, medical, psychological and ethical aspects of obesity
Manuscripts should be submitted to the Southern Medical Journal through its online submission system by Monday, December 16, 2013. Instructions for authors and submission information may be obtained on the SMJ Editorial Manager website: http://www.editorialmanager.com/smj/.
Please contact the SMJ Editorial Office at email@example.com with any questions related to this call for papers.
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.