Reviewer Resources and Instructions

The Permanente Journal is a peer-reviewed journal of medical science, social science in medicine, and medical humanities. We rely on peer reviewers to help us maintain the quality and integrity of the journal. Beginning October 21, 2013, up to 15 AMA Category 1 credits per year (up to 3 per review) are available to reviewers.

In this site you will find:

Instructions – How to Complete Your Review
Guidelines – How to Conduct Your Review
Resources for Reviewers
CME for Reviewers

How to get help

If you have questions or concerns, there are two main avenues for assistance:

1) The Permanente Journal Editorial Office

Max McMillen at; 503-813-4387
Ian Kimmich at; 503-813-3286

2) The Help Desk of Manuscript Central/ScholarOne

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