Editorial Volume 122 | Issue 2 | February 2014
Environ Health Perspect; DOI:10.1289/ehp.122-A37
Editor’s Note: 2013 Reviewers of the Year
Published: 1 February 2014
EHP received more than 1,500 submissions during 2013, and nearly 500 of those papers were sent out for peer review. Each paper is evaluated by at least 2 reviewers for scientific quality and content. EHP is very grateful to the nearly 1,000 reviewers who were part of the peer-review process. A list of those reviewers is available on the journal’s website. EHP would also like to recognize our top Reviewers of the Year. These individuals completed at least 5 reviews during the year and received high ratings from the Associate Editors for the timeliness and quality of their reviews. The EHP 2013 Reviewers of the Year are Daniel Axelrad, John Balmes, Aaron Barchowsky, Adrian Barnett, David Bellinger, Joe Braun, Gerard Hoek, Matthew Longnecker, and C. Arden Pope III. EHP is grateful to these and all other reviewers who assisted us during 2013.
New Impact Factor
We are pleased to announce our new impact factor of 7.03 and—for the first time—our inclusion in the category of Toxicology. Thank you to our authors and readers, who continue to make EHP a leading journal in Environmental Sciences, in Public, Environmental, and Occupational Health, and now in Toxicology.
EHP News Feature Wins Award
Our March 2013 cover story, “A Tale of Two Forests: Addressing Postnuclear Radiation at Chernobyl and Fukushima,” has won first place in the Outstanding Feature Story category of the Society of Environmental Journalists Awards for Reporting on the Environment. The judges called the story “an exceedingly vital and original piece of environmental feature writing.” Congratulations to authors Winifred A. Bird and Jane Braxton Little on their exciting achievement!
CEHN August 2014 Article of the Month
“Gestational Exposure to Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals and Reciprocal Social, Repetitive and Stereotypic Behaviors in 4- and 5-Year-Old Children: The HOME Study” (Environ Health Perspect; DOI:10.1289/ehp.1307261) has been selected by the Children’s Environmental Health Network (CEHN) as its August 2014 Article of the Month. These CEHN summaries discuss the potential policy implications of current children’s environmental health research.
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