Wake Forest Journal of Science and Medicine

Deadline for submissions for the third issue: November 15, 2016. 

We are excited to announce the launch of the Wake Forest Journal of Science & Medicine. This journal, the WFJSM, will provide an open-access, peer-reviewed platform for the publication of solid clinical and bench science as well as case reports, perspectives and reviews. Our vision is for the WFJSM to become an indexed journal that showcases high-quality research from our institution and beyond. For the inaugural edition however, we will only be accepting submissions from the Wake Forest community. 

Continue reading: About the WFJSM

Perspectives: Ebola Vaccine Ethics

Jon Abramson, MD, Wake Forest School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics, offers a unique perspective on the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Continue reading: Ethical Considerations for Use of Vaccines in the Current West African Ebola Outbreak

Challenge Case: Rapidly Deteriorating Digits 

A 51-year-old man with a past medical history of end stage renal disease (ESRD) secondary to Goodpasture's disease, diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia and hypertension was transferred to our facility from an outside hospital for fever and gangrenous changes to his middle and ring fingers. His medical regimen included cyclophosphamide and prednisone.  

Continue reading: Rapidly Deteriorating Digits

Contact WFJSM 

The editorial committee can be reached by email: wfjsm@wakehealth.edu


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