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Editorial Board

Prof, Kevin T. FitzGerald, Creighton University, School of Medicine, USA
Prof. Elizabeth Langland, Arizona State University, Lincoln Center Applied Ethics, USA

Associate Editors
Elizabeth Grumbach, Arizona State University, USA
Tracy N Leavelle, Creighton University, College of Arts and Sciences and School of Medicine, USA
Erica O’Neil, Arizona State University, USA
Matthew L Reznicek, Creighton University, College of Arts and Sciences and School of Medicine, USA

Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
Dr Michael Schwartz, Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Medicine, USA (Founding Editor)
Prof Dan Stein, University of Cape Town, South Africa (Founding Editor)
Prof. James  Giordano, Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics, Georgetown University, USA

Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    1.9 - 2-year Impact Factor
    2.3 - 5-year Impact Factor
    0.999 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.683 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    2022 Speed
    100 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    629 days submission to accept (Median)

    2022 Usage 
    1,585 Altmetric mentions 

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