Why Submit to CGJ

Contribute to the growing knowledge and evidence base in the field of geriatric medicine in Canada by submitting your important research to the Canadian Geriatrics Journal (CGJ). Benefits of submitting to the Journal include:

Open Access Publication - Articles are freely available and permanently accessible immediately upon publication, without subscription or registration barriers. We believe this ensures the widest possible dissemination and impact of your published research.

Peer-reviewed - Rigorous peer review with an expansive body of reviewers to help improve the quality and impact of your work.

Reach & Exposure - Covered by the following major indexes, aggregators, and services, therefore providing increased visibility of your published work:

  • PubMed
  • PubMed Central (PMC)
  • Web of Science, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Scopus
  • ProQuest
  • Crossref
  • Google Scholar
  • Cabells Database

Editing Services - Highest editorial standards and editing services to improve an accepted manuscript’s accuracy and readability.

Retained Copyright - Copyright of any article published in the Journal is retained by the author(s). Authors can use all or part of their article in compilations or other publications of their work, are free to deposit their manuscript in any required archive and post their article to their personal or institutional website. The content of the article cannot be altered when used and Authors(s) must acknowledge and reference the first publication in the CGJ.

Article Metrics - Metrics are displayed for each article, which makes it simple to check how often your article is being downloaded from the Journal’s website and see the digital impact and reach of your article in real time.

We invite you to review the Focus and Scope of the CGJ prior to making a submission to ensure your article is a suitable fit.

Are you ready to submit your manuscript? The "Author Guidelines" page provides complete instructions for writing and preparing your manuscript. The "Submission Instructions & Process” page describes how to submit your manuscript online, instructions for uploading revisions, and what to expect during the production process should your manuscript be accepted for publication.