Call for Papers

High Altitude Medicine & Biology


Editor-in-Chief: Erik R. Swenson, MD

High Altitude Medicine & Biology is currently seeking high-quality, innovative submissions to be published in future issues.

Areas of focus include, but are not limited to:

  • Hypoxia
  • Physiology
  • Pulmonology and cardiology
  • Comparative and evolutionary biology
  • Pharmacology
  • Anthropology
  • Pathogenesis

High Altitude Medicine & Biology is the only peer-reviewed journal covering the medical and biological issues that impact human life at high altitudes. The Journal delivers critical findings on the impact of high altitude on lung and heart disease, appetite and weight loss, pulmonary and cerebral edema, hypertension, dehydration, infertility, and other diseases. It covers the full spectrum of high altitude life sciences from pathology to human and animal ecology.

Benefits of publishing in the Journal include:

  • Rapid, high-quality peer review
  • Fast and user-friendly electronic submission
  • Maximum exposure: readership in more than 170 countries
  • Open Access options available

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