South Dakota Medicine is a peer-reviewed publication of the South Dakota State Medical Association that seeks to publish original articles of importance to practicing physicians and medical educators. In addition, the journal informs readers about topics of interest such as public health, health care legislation, medical socioeconomics, medicolegal issues and news of the SDSMA. South Dakota Medicine is indexed by the National Library of Medicine in PubMed.
For a manuscript to be considered for publication, all physician authors are required to be members of the South Dakota State Medical Association. Non-member physicians will be provided with an application to join the SDSMA or have the option to pay a fee.
Email manuscripts to
Elizabeth Reiss, MS
South Dakota Medicine
A fee applies to all non-physician authors. For a manuscript to be considered for publication that includes non-physician authors, the manuscript must include SDSMA physician member(s).
View our Information for Authors to review manuscript submission guidelines.