For Reviewers

How to Review for HSR

Reviewing for HSR is a great way to alert editors of your interest in the journal. Candidates for the HSR Editorial Board include those who accepted most reviewer requests and provided high quality, timely reviews.

If you are interested in reviewing for HSR but have not yet been invited to do so, go to ScholarOne ( If you don’t have a ScholarOne account, click the link to create one and enter contact information so we can reach you for assignments. In addition, you will be asked to indicate your areas of expertise, which we will use to match manuscripts to your skills and knowledge. If you already have a ScholarOne account, please check that it has your current contact information and areas of expertise. For additional information on using ScholarOne, please see the Resources box on the login page.

Please also contact the editors at to inform us of your interest in reviewing or for any editorial inquiries.

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Austin B. Frakt, Ph.D., Health Economist, Director of the Partnered Evidence-based Policy Resource Center, Boston VA Healthcare System; Professor, Boston University School of Public Health; Senior Research Scientist, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Senior Managing Editor

Chris Tachibana, Ph.D., Scientific Editor, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute


Senior Associate Editors

Carolyn M. Clancy, M.D., Assistant Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Quality, Safety and Value Office of Quality, Safety and Value (10A4) Washington, DC

Marisa E. Domino, Ph.D., Professor, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Bryan E. Dowd, Ph.D., Professor, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Melissa Garrido, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA

Alexander N. Ortega, Ph.D., Professor, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

Monica E. Peek, M.D., M.P.H.,M.S., Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Dennis P. Scanlon, Ph.D., Professor of Health Policy and Administration and Director, Center for Health and Policy Research, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

Kevin A. Schulman, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Duke Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Albert L. Siu, M.D., M.S.P.H., Professor, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY

Shoshanna Sofaer, Dr.PH., M.P.H., Director, Strategic Research Planning for Health Policy Research, American Institutes for Research, Washington, DC

Ming Tai-Seale, Ph.D., M.P.H., Professor and Vice Chair of Research, UC San Diego School of Medicine Department of Family Medicine

Rachel M. Werner, M.D., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Stephen Zuckerman, Ph.D., Senior Fellow and Co-Director, Health Policy Center, Urban Institute