ISMRM 23rd Annual Meeting & Exhibition • 30 May - 05 June 2015 • Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Special Session • Manuscript Reviewing for ISMRM’s Scientific Journals

Monday 1 June 2015

Room 701 A

18:45 - 19:45


Educational Objectives:
Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:
· Discuss general considerations about reviewing a manuscript for Magn Reson Med and JMRI;
· Describe the difference between single-blind and double-blind peer review;
· Indicate what each decision category means and how to review each part of the paper;
· Explain the differences between fundamental and fixable issues when reviewing;
· Summarize the various manuscript categories and expectations; and
· Review some of the most common errors made by authors.

Journal Reviewing: Overview & General Advice
Matt A. Bernstein, Ph.D.
Guidelines & Suggestions for JMRI Reviewers
Mark E. Schweitzer, M.D.