Publishing a Special Supplemental Issue in American Journal of Medical Quality

Do you want to sponsor or publish a collection of research and/or expert opinion articles on an important topic in healthcare quality? American Journal of Medical Quality's (AJMQ) supplement publishing program is the perfect solution to help you achieve your goal. Supplements (also known as supplemental issues) are themed, peer-review issues that can publish in print and online alongside one of AJMQ's six regularly scheduled issues. Supplemental issues are fully indexed in PubMed, MEDLINE, Web of Science, and other major bibliographic databases. Below are some of options for publishing a supplemental issue.

Supplemental Issue Publishing Options

Option A: Printed and Online Supplemental Issue:

  • Page budget of 100 pages.
  • Sponsor names guest editor(s) for this supplement.
  • Printing and mailing to all print subscribers.
  • Includes online publication with availability on AJMQonline.com and Ovid research platform.
  • Inclusion/indexing of supplement articles in PubMed/MEDLINE and other major bibliographic databases.
  • Includes 2 pages for Sponsor advertising.
  • 200 complimentary print copies for Sponsor and/or guest editors.
  • An open access option is available for an additional charge.

Supplement Publication Charge: Contact Jordan L. Schilling, Publisher, American Journal of Medical Quality for pricing

Option B: Online Only Supplemental Issue:

  • Page budget of 100 pages.
  • Funder names guest editor(s) for this supplement.
  • Online publication with availability on AJMQonline.com and Ovid medical research platform.
  • Inclusion/indexing of supplement articles in PubMed/MEDLINE and other major bibliographic databases.
  • An open access option is available for an additional fee.

Supplement Publication Charge: Contact Jordan L. Schilling, Publisher, American Journal of Medical Quality for pricing

Other Options to Customize your Order:

  • Additional print copies or mailing to additional lists of Sponsor's choices
  • Color photos, graphics, videos, infographics or other multimedia
  • Limited print-run copies of an online-only supplement
  • E-Supplement booklet with distribution to AJMQ's print subscribers for online-only supplements
  • Bonus distributions at relevant meetings

Editorial Support:
Your supplement will be given an exceptional level of support from the Journal's editorial team, including:

  • Kick-off call with the Publisher and Managing Editor to develop a timeline for publication.
  • Optional promotion of your "call for papers" or "call for abstracts" by the Publisher (if needed).
  • Management of the peer review process provided by the Journal's Managing Editor.
  • Free on-demand tutorials for authors on topics such as writing and formatting manuscripts for submission to the Journal.
  • Free on-demand tutorials and training for invited peer-reviewers and guest editors on scientific peer-review.

Marketing and Promotion:
The Publisher will provide an elevated promotion and marketing campaign to ensure that your supplement receives optimal dissemination and connection to audiences or readers.

Your supplement will be marketed and promoted:

  • Free online access to your supplement for two years (no additional charge).
  • Promotion in our Lippincott healthcare newsletter and hot topics email newsletter.
  • Corporate press release to promote your supplement to news agencies.  
  • High quality infographic on a select article published in the supplement (optional).
  • Promote sponsor recorded podcast, video, or video abstract (optional).​

For more information or to submit a proposal, please contact the Publisher.
Jordan L. Schilling
Senior Publisher, Wolters Kluwer
[email protected]
Twitter: @JLSchilling22