About Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings

Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings is the peer-reviewed general medical journal of Baylor Scott & White Health that presents clinical articles of interest to practitioners. Now in its 36th year, this award-winning journal contains a mixture of articles and features, including original research, reviews, historical articles, editorials, case studies and book reviews.



  • Indexed in PubMed, with full text freely available through PubMed Central
  • Receives over 3.6 million Internet views and downloads on PubMed Central a year
  • Edited by James W. Fleshman, MD, and Robert L. Gottlieb, MD, PhD
  • Has a print circulation of 6000
  • Has an impact factor of 0.659
  • One of a few institutional journals, similar to Mayo Clinic Proceedings and The Cleveland Clinic Journal of Science and Medicine
  • Has a 47% acceptance rate, with an average of 23 days to first decision
  • Publishes nearly half of its articles from authors outside of Baylor Scott and White Health
  • Published by Taylor & Francis
  • Call for Papers


The full text of current and past issues is available at Taylor & Francis and the NIH.

Submissions are welcome. Instructions for authors are available at Taylor & Francis.

Subscriptions are free for medical staff and housestaff affiliated with Baylor Scott & White. To join the print mailing list, please e-mail Cynthia.Orticio@bswhealth.org. Those outside of the system can subscribe through Taylor & Francis.

eTOC: To access the journal electronically, use the form to sign up for our eTOC mailing list, which lists all articles for the issue, with links to the free text available on PubMed Central.

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