Welcome to Pediatric Research

The official publication of the American Pediatric Society, the European Society for Paediatric Research, and the Society for Pediatric Research

  • Carina Vorisek
  • Viktoria Weixler
  • Ingeborg Friehs
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  • The Editors-in–Chief of Pediatric Research are excited to announce our fifth year of the Editorial Apprenticeship program. Deadline for nominations: October 10th, 2022

  • September: How neonatologists' views on the Baby Doe regulations have changed over time. Listen and learn from Early Career Investigator Katherine Guttman by clicking on the link above.

  • In this time of COVID-19, pediatric researchers are hastening to complete studies that allow better diagnosis, treatment and prevention of infection in pediatric patients. Pediatric Research is encouraging submission of such articles that represent novel findings of a rigorous scientific nature.

  • Deadline for nominations: November 14th, 2022 The Editors-in-Chief of Pediatric Research announce the topic of the 2024 Annual Review Issue, entitled “Emerging and Re-Emerging Viral Threats.”

Pediatric Research is a Transformative Journal; authors can publish using the traditional publishing route OR via immediate gold Open Access.

Our Open Access option complies with funder and institutional requirements.