About the Canadian Journal of Pain
Our open access journal is broadly aimed at all aspects of pain research - The Canadian Journal of Pain / Revue canadienne de la douleur covers basic science, multidisciplinary clinical research, and knowledge implementation science. It is an Open Access, international, peer-reviewed journal publishing high-quality, original research.
Please see the Journal's Aims and Scope for information about its focus and peer-review policy.
Open Access (OA) means you can publish your research so it is free to access online as soon as it is published, meaning anyone can read (and cite) your work. Please see the Guide to Open Access for more information.
Opt in to Journal Communications
You can sign up for regular journal updates (i.e., new articles uploaded, announcements etc.) by clicking on the 'New Content Alerts' blue button at the top of the Journal's homepage and completing the necessary steps.
Canadian Pain Society members receive discounts on publication rates (see below). Click here for more information.
For submission guidelines and to submit articles online click here.
Article Publishing Charges (APCs)
The standard charge to publish an article in the Journal is listed below:
Note: 'Long paper' shall consist of more than five (5) typeset pages and a 'short paper' shall consist of less than five (5) typeset pages.
|Article Type||Page Charges|
|CPS member long paper||$900 USD|
|Non-CPS member long paper||$1400 USD|
|CPS member short paper||$450 USD|
|Non-CPS member short paper||$700 USD|
Editor-in-chief, Joel Katz
Editorial Manager, Rebecca Lewinson