Instructions for authors and reviewers and current calls for papers

MJA instructions for authors and reviewers

The Medical Journal of Australia (MJA) is Australia’s leading general medical journal.

We publish high quality research and commentary to inform health policy and influence medical practice in Australia.

The MJA expert Editorial team is led by Professor Virginia Barbour. We aim to provide authors with a constructive, collaborative process during peer review and publication.

Please read these instructions before submitting your paper.

Please read these guidelines if reviewing for the MJA

If you have questions about the process, please contact
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