Swiss Medical Weekly

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About this journal

Swiss Medical Weekly, which began publication in 1871 as “Correspondenz-Blatt für Schweizer Aerzte”, is an international peer-reviewed medical journal following the Public Service Open Access model (PSOA, also known as Platinum or Diamond OA).

The quality of SMW publications is guaranteed by a consistent policy of rigorous single-blind peer review.

All editorial decisions are made by research-active academics.

Swiss Medical Weekly is recruiting Academic Editors

Applicants are researchers with a proven track record of publications in the realms of medicine (including interventional and surgical disciplines) and/or life sciences.

Applicants can be located anywhere in the world. The tasks of Academic Editors include the initial decision on submitted manuscripts, the identification of suitable reviewers, and the time-sensitive management of peer review until publication.

SMW offers to Academic Editors a monetary compensation commensurate to their workload. For further information, please contact Natalie Marty.

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Articles published in the Swiss Medical Weekly are preserved in CLOCKSS, a secure dark archive.

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