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UBC Medical Journal accepting submissions for Spring 2017 issue

The UBC Medical Journal is a student-organized academic journal striving to engage students in dialogue in medicine.

The Journal is now accepting high-quality submissions for the Spring 2017 issue entitled “Technology in Medicine", which concerns critical advances in technology affecting healthcare. The aim of this UBCMJ issue to explore the challenges and inform on the interplay between technology and medicine as these fields align to keep our society healthy. This issue will help identify areas of health care that are in critical need of support from recent technological advances.

Submissions are being accepted that address any aspect of this topic. Submissions can fall into one of the following categories: Academic Research, Reviews, Commentaries, News and Letters, Global Health, and Case and Elective Reports.

*Submissions that do not fall into the theme are also accepted

The submission deadline of the Spring 2017 issue is October 14, 2016. Submissions can be made via the online submission system.

To encourage and recognize high quality writing, the UBCMJ Distinguished Writing Award, with a $250 honorarium, will be awarded to the strongest article submitted in the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 issues.