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The University of Central Florida College of Medicine presents a publishing competition

Defining Health in the Era of Value-Based Care

Peer Review Panel

To review all submitted articles prior to publication, we’ve assembled a world-class peer review panel led by Dr. John Ioannidis, Professor of Medicine and Health Research and Policy at Stanford University School of Medicine. Click on a reviewer name to learn more.

Article analysis and commentary performed by the peer review panel are strictly independent of the sponsor.

John Ioannidis

John Ioannidis

M.D. | Epidemiology and Public Health

School of Medicine, Stanford University
Stanford, California, United States
George D. Lundberg

George D. Lundberg

M.D. | Pathology

Chief Medical Officer, CollabRx | Editor at Large, Medscape from WebMD | Consulting Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California, United States
Victoria Maizes

Victoria Maizes

M.D. | Integrative/Complimentary Medicine

Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona, United States
Josephine Briggs

Josephine Briggs

M.D. | Integrative/Complimentary Medicine

National Center for Complimentary and Integrative Health, National Institute of Health (NIH)
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
David Shurtleff

David Shurtleff

Ph.D. | Integrative/Complimentary Medicine

National Center for Complimentary and Integrative Health, National Institute of Health (NIH)
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
Linda Lee

Linda Lee

M.D. | Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology

Integrative Medicine & Digestive Center, Johns Hopkins
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Hilary McClafferty

Hilary McClafferty

M.D. | Integrative/Complimentary Medicine

Center for Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona, United States
Stephen K. Klasko

Stephen K. Klasko

M.D., Professor, M.B.A. | Obstetrics and Gynecology

Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health, Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Robert McNutt

Robert McNutt

M.D. | Oncology

Outcomes Research and Strategy, ICLOPS
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Ryan Abbott

Ryan Abbott

M.D., Professor | Integrative/Complimentary Medicine

School of Law, University of Surrey | School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California, United States
Daniel Monti

Daniel Monti

M.D. | Integrative/Complimentary Medicine

Jefferson Health System, Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Juan  C. Cendán

Juan C. Cendán

M.D., Professor | Medical Education and Simulation

University of Central Florida College of Medicine
Orlando, FL, United States
Edward Ross

Edward Ross

M.D. | Internal Medicine

College of Medicine, University of Central Florida
Orlando, Florida, United States
Sam Parthasarathy

Sam Parthasarathy

M.D. | Cardiac/Thoracic/Vascular Surgery

College of Medicine, University of Central Florida
Orlando, Florida, United States
Sanford Newmark

Sanford Newmark

M.D. | Pediatrics

Pediatric Integrative Neurodevelopmental Program, University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, California, United States

Competition Entries

The entry period is now closed. Competition entries appear below as they are published. Now is your chance to score and discuss these articles. Remember, prizes will be awarded to the three highest-scoring articles!

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SIQ
8.6
February 09, 2017
Review Article
1 Place Winner

Redefining Health: The Evolution of Health Ideas from Antiquity to the Era of Value-Based Care

Ido Badash, Nicole P. Kleinman, Stephanie Barr, Julie Jang, Suraiya Rahman, Brian W. Wu
SIQ
7.5
February 15, 2017
Review Article

Defining Health Across the Cancer Continuum

Caleb Dulaney, Audrey S. Wallace, Ashlyn S. Everett, Laura Dover, Andrew McDonald, Lauren Kropp
SIQ
7.5
February 17, 2017
Review Article

Requirements

Competition entry and article submission is completely free. All submitted work must be previously unpublished. All articles must be submitted via the template-driven, self-publishing Cureus platform, following the Cureus standard review article format.

Each article submission shall not exceed 30 references. Competition entry is limited to only the first 100 draft article submissions (maximum one article entry per author).

For additional information on publishing with Cureus, please refer to our Author Guide.

Article Type
Review Articles
Reference limit
30
Maximum submissions
100
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Key Dates

  • Wednesday, October 12, 2016 – Competition begins; articles may now be submitted
  • Wednesday, January 25, 2017 – Article submission deadline @ 5:00 pm PT (15 weeks)
  • Wednesday, March 8, 2017 – Peer and editorial review of all eligible articles concludes @ 5:00 pm PT
  • Wednesday, April 5, 2017 – Competition crowdsourced scoring (SIQ) complete @ 5:00 pm PT
  • Wednesday, April 19, 2017 – Winning articles announced