What is 4Ped

4Peds is short for 4Pediatrics. 4pediatrics is a free email service that gives you a monthly overview of the most interesting abstracts of original articles and reviews, published in four leading medical journals in Pediatrics: JAMA Pediatrics, Pediatrics, Journal of Pediatrics and Archives of Diseases in Childhood. It's easy to do and knowledge is for everyone, so sign up now!

Impact Factor 12.004 (2018)
JAMA Pediatrics is an international peer-reviewed journal and is the oldest continuously published pediatric journal in the United States, dating back to 1911. JAMA Pediatrics is a member of the JAMA Network family of journals, which includes JAMA, 11 JAMA Network specialty journals, and JAMA Network Open.
Impact Factor 5.401 (2018)
Pediatrics is an official peer-reviewed journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). It has been continuously published by the AAP since January 1948. Pediatrics publishes original research, clinical observations, and special feature articles in the field of pediatrics, as broadly defined.
Impact Factor 3.739 (2018)
The Journal of Pediatrics is an international peer-reviewed journal that advances pediatric research and serves as a practical guide for pediatricians who manage health and diagnose and treat disorders in infants, children, and adolescents. Published monthly since 1932, The Journal of Pediatrics continues to promote the latest developments in pediatric medicine, child health, policy, and advocacy.
Impact Factor 3.158 (2018)
Archives of Disease in Childhood is an international peer review journal that aims to keep paediatricians and others up to date with advances in the diagnosis and treatment of childhood diseases as well as advocacy issues such as child protection. ADC includes original research reports, commentaries, reviews of clinical and policy issues, and evidence reports and is published by BMJ Publishing Group.

Editorial Team 4Ped

F.J.S. van der Velden MSc, MD
F.J.S. van der Velden is Editor in Chief of 4Ped. He works as a PhD candidate in Paediatric Infectious Diseases at the Great North Children's Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.
R. Mensink - Bout MD
R. Mensink-Bout is editor of 4Ped. She currently works as a PhD candidate at the Erasmus MC Sophia in Rotterdam.
S.E. Jaisli MD
S.E. Jaisli is editor of 4Ped. She works as a resident Pediatrics at the Erasmus MC Sophia in Rotterdam.
J.E. van Atteveld MD
J.E. van Atteveld is editor of 4Ped. She works as a PhD candidate at the Princess Máxima Center for Pediatric Oncology in Utrecht.
J. Mul MD
Joeri Mul is editor of 4Ped. He works as a MD for the HERALD mRNA Vaccine CVnCoV trial at the University Medical Center in Utrecht.
E.J. Verwaaijen MSc
E.J. Verwaaijen is editor of 4Ped. She works as a pediatric physiotherapist and clinical epidemiologist, and is a PhD-student at the Princess Máxima Center for pediatric oncology, Utrecht.
G. Hovenkamp MD, MSc
Gijs Hovenkamp is editor of 4Pediatrics. He currently works as a pediatric resident (not in training) at the Wilhelmina Children's Hospital in Utrecht.
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