Membership benefit of the month - discounts to publish articles on open access journal

An official journal of RCPCH, BMJ Paediatrics Open is a peer-reviewed, online publication of original research and clinical reviews. The journal welcomes papers from all paediatric specialties - it is multidisciplinary and international. And, as an RCPCH member you can save 25% on the article publishing charge if you're the corresponding author.

BMJ Paediatrics Open is published continuously online; it aims to operate a fast submission process to ensure timely, up-to-date research is available worldwide.

Why submit? If accepted, your paper will gain recognition with RCPCH and BMJ branding and a wide reach, with the journal being accessed in more than 80 countries. From its launch in March 2017 to the end of 2018, its content had been viewed more than 177,000 times, and with 1,700 altmetric mentions demonstrating its impact. It is indexed by Pubmed Central, DOAJ and Google Scholar.

The publication decisions are made on the scientific validity, ethical soundness and transparency of the research and whether the paper deserves publication, rather than on its apparent interest to any particular readership.

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