About the Journal

Please note that we are changing website servers. Please visit our new website if you would like to submit an article: https://jps.library.utoronto.ca/index.php/utmj/index

As of October 8, 2021, we will only be accepting submissions on our new website!

 

 

Aims and Scope

The University of Toronto Medical Journal (UTMJ) was established in 1923 and is Canada's oldest student run medical journal. The UTMJ publishes scholarly articles on a variety of important and timely topics that are relevant to our international readership.

This year, the UTMJ is celebrating the publication of its 98th volume. Authors can submit their articles through our Online Submission System. For questions please contact the Editors-in-Chief at editors.utmj@utoronto.ca

The following article formats are routinely published by the UTMJ:

  1. Original research articles
  2. Review articles
  3. Case reports
  4. Commentaries
  5. Letters to the Editor

Examples of each of these article formats can be found in our archive.

Publication Frequency

The University of Toronto Medical Journal publishes three online and print issues a year (January, March, and June) focused on three different themes. We welcome submissions at any time; accepted manuscripts that are theme-relevant will appear in the next issue. Those that are not theme-related will appear in subsequent issues at the discretion of the editorial team.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. To ensure preservation of UTMJ publications, UTMJ participates in CLOCKSS repository.

Sources of Support

The University of Toronto Medical Journal is part of the University of Toronto Medical Society Student Publications. The University of Toronto Medical Journal is generously supported by the University of Toronto Medical Society and its patrons.

Journal History

The University of Toronto Medical Journal (UTMJ) was established in 1923 and is Canada's oldest student run medical journal. We publish original research articles submitted by researchers and medical professionals from around the world.