Guide for Authors

The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry accepts manuscript submissions through a submission service on another website.

The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry has specific instructions and guidelines for submitting articles. Those instructions and guidelines are readily available on the submission service site. Please read and review them carefully. Articles that are not submitted in accordance with our instructions and guidelines are more likely to be rejected.

Manuscript Submission

Manuscripts should be prepared in accordance with the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals, available at:

Studies in humans require approval from the local Institutional Review Board (IRB) and in animals from the Animal Care and Use Committee. All clinical trials must be registered in the National Institutes of Health web site: or one of the equivalent web sites such as: ;; or

This information must be stated in both the Cover Letter and the Materials and Methods section of the manuscript. Clicking on the submission service links on this page will open our manuscript submission service website in a new browser window.

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