July/September 2018 - Volume 41 - Issue 3

  • Leslie K Allison, PT, PhD
  • 1539-8412
  • 2152-0895
  • 4 issues per year
  • Geriatrics & Gerontology 37/53
    Rehabilitation 16/65
  • 2.096
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

Prerequisites:
• 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 Leslie Allison; JGPT Editor at allisonlk.prof@gmail.com​​

Highlights from the Current Issue



First-Person Perspective Action Observation Training in Individuals With Parkinson's Disease: A Consideration-of-Concept Controlled Pilot Trial

Giorgi, Giovanni; Ferrarello, Francesco; Merlo, Francesca; More

Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy. 41(3):134-142, July/September 2018.