Call for Papers for a Special Issue of the Journal of Dental Research: Clinical Research in the Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences
The Journal of Dental Research is very happy to announce the publication of our fourth supplement encompassing all areas of clinical research in the dental, oral and craniofacial sciences. This peer-reviewed supplement will bring emerging contributions in discovery and translational science to clinical application for the healthcare community.
This special issue will focus on addressing the need in the dental, oral and craniofacial sciences for a place unique to publish the highest quality research articles on clinical and translational research including, but not limited to behavioral sciences, epidemiology, cariology, oral & pharyngeal cancer, disease diagnostics, evidence based health care delivery, human genetics, health services research, periodontal diseases, and oral medicine, radiology and pathology. In particular, human clinical trials, and large epidemiological studies in the oral health sciences will be given highest priority for publication.
All manuscripts submitted for consideration will be subject to the peer review process in a manner identical to the manuscripts submitted to the Journal of Dental Research. Manuscript should adhere to the following guidelines: a limit of 2,700 words (including introduction, materials, methods, results, discussion; excluding abstract, acknowledgments, figure legends and references); 4 total figures or tables; 30 references; and must contain a 250 word abstract. Additional information regarding requirements and formatting of manuscripts can be found at http://www.iadr.org/files/public/JDRInstructionstoAuthors.pdf.
Papers should be submitted to http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jdr, no later than January 12, 2014 to be given full consideration. Papers after this date will be considered for publication in the regular issue of the Journal. Please include in your cover letter that your paper is being submitted for publication consideration in the JDR special issue on Clinical Research.
Published by the International & American Associations for Dental Research
Editor-in-Chief: William V. Giannobile