About the Journal : Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

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About the Journal

​The Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (JPGN) provides a forum for original papers and reviews dealing with pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, including normal and abnormal functions of the alimentary tract and its associated organs, including the salivary glands, pancreas, gallbladder, and liver. Particular emphasis is on development and its relation to infant and childhood nutrition.

Why choose JPGN for your paper?

  • JPGN is the only journal dedicated to pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition
  • Impact Factor of 2.937; it is valued as one of the top pediatric subspecialty journals
  • Fast-track publication available for select articles of general scientific or public health importance
  • Original manuscripts posted as Publish Ahead of Print (PAP) within 3-5 days of acceptance, and indexed in PubMed within a few days
  • Free color, no page fees
  • Open Access option available after acceptance
  • Full-text available to all ESPGHAN and NASPGHAN members, online and in print
  • Articles available to institutions worldwide through Ovid
  • Articles open to the public 1 year after publication
  • Articles promoted on Facebook and Twitter
  • JPGN is the official journal of the:

    Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

    Ali Manieri
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    Production Editor
    Sarah Birns
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    Production Associate
    Clara Girard
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    Marketing Manager
    Brian McAllister
    [email protected]

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    Two Commerce Square
    2001 Market Street
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    Phone: 215-521-8300

    ESPGHAN Editor
    Dominique C. Belli, M.D.
    Professor of Pediatrics
    Welcome Center HUG-Unige-HeSSo
    University of Geneva
    55, bd Cluse
    1205 Geneva, Switzerland

    ESPGHAN Managing Editor
    Phyllis Barr
    [email protected]
    Phone: 610-205-9318, 972-52-578-3708

    NASPGHAN Editor
    Sandeep K. Gupta, MD,
    Medical Director for Research, Community Health Network, Indianapolis, IN;
    Attendimg Faculty, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
    Indiana University School of Medicine/Riley Hospital for Children
    705 Riley Hospital Drive, ROC 4210
    ​Indianapolis, IN 46202

    NASPGHAN Managing Editor
    Marianna Hagan
    [email protected]

    Authors should submit their work at