Arti Hurria, MD,
Director, Cancer and Aging Research Program,
City of Hope, Duarte, CA, USA
525 B Street, Suite 1800
San Diego, CA 92101, USA
- tel. +1 619 699 6359
Aims and Scope
The Journal of Geriatric Oncology is the official journal of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) since 2010.
The Journal of Geriatric Oncology is an international, multidisciplinary journal which is focused on advancing research in the pathogenesis, biology, treatment, and survivorship issues of older adults with cancer. The journal covers all aspects of geriatric oncology, from basic scientific research through to clinical research, as well as research that is relevant to education and policy development.
The Journal of Geriatric Oncology publishes:
- original research articles
- review articles
- clinical trials
- treatment guidelines
- short communications
- letters to the editor which comment on previously published work.
Dr Hurria and the Editorial Board invite you to submit a manuscript online to the Journal of Geriatric Oncology.
2015 July - The journal has received a new impact factor: 1.859!
2014 December - The Journal of Geriatric Oncology (JGO) will be published 6 times per year as of 2015.
2014 August 05 - The Journal of Geriatric Oncology (JGO) has a new impact factor: 1.146 (© Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports 2014).
2013 September 13 - Journal of Geriatric Oncology now Indexed by PubMed/MEDLINE
We are delighted to announce that the Journal of Geriatric Oncology is indexed in PubMed/MEDLINE.
PubMed comprises more than 23 million article citations from the biomedical literature and is one of the most consulted databases for newly published literature worldwide. Coverage in PubMed will provide international visibility and recognition for JGO's authors and confirms the importance of the growing field of geriatric oncology to the wider medical community.
JGO is now covered in the world's premiere abstracting services, including PubMed/MEDLINE, the Scopus, Science Citation Index Expanded, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, and the Journal Citation Reports.
About JGO online access
As part of SIOG membership, members - with the exception of SIOG-GEPOG and of SIOG-GeriOnNe members - continue to get full-text online access to the Journal of Geriatric Oncology (JGO).
Elsevier usually offers a so-called grace period of 3 months: members who have not renewed their membership between January 1st and March 31 continue to have access until March 31 once logged in the member-only area of SIOG website.
Access full-text articles by clicking on this link: JGO articles