JACR Trainee Editorial Board

Applications for the 2021 editorial board will be open May 12 – August 15, 2021.

The JACR Trainee Editorial Board offers residents and fellows the opportunity to be involved in the scholarly publishing process and gain experience reviewing manuscripts alongside a mentor.

Trainees with an interest in medical editing, journalism, and publishing are encouraged to apply. Experience on the editorial board will assist physicians in pursuing an aspect of medical journalism as a part of their future careers.


Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Current radiology resident or fellow
  • Membership in the ACR RFS section
  • Evidence of interest in medical journalism, including publishing articles and serving as a reviewer for medical journals or participating on an editorial board.

How to Apply

Submit your application here. Your application should include the following:

  • Current curriculum vitae
  • A cover letter explaining how the JACR Trainee Editorial Board experience relates to your career goals
  • A letter of support from your residency director or department chair

Questions? Please email Lyndsee Cordes at lcordes@acr.org.