The British Student Doctor


Latest Issue from The British Student Doctor

Do you want to be our Deputy Editor-in-Chief or do you have a natural creative flair and want to be a Design Editor?

We are looking to recruit one Deputy Editor and two Design Editors to join our international editorial team.

For the first time, there is no restriction on country of study - whether you are in Swansea or Sydney, we want to hear from you.

For full description of the roles and to apply, download the application forms below:

Deputy EIC

Design Editor

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We are also always looking to recruit new peer reviewers - click here to apply.


About The Journal

The British Student Doctor is a high quality, open access, biannual, peer-reviewed, general medical journal, which publishes articles written primarily by medical students. In addition to publishing original research and systematic reviews, we also provide a platform to medical students to express original thought and reflections on clinical practice, student life and medical education.


All of our content is fully open access, available without subscription and with no authorship charges. All articles published in The British Student Doctor go through a rigorous peer-review process, led by our student editorial team. The governance of the journal is overseen by our faculty advisory board, and we are published by Cardiff University Press and funded by Cardiff University School of Medicine.


The journal is a publication of The Foundation for Medical Publishing, a charitable incorporated organisation registered in England and Wales (1189006), itself a subsidiary of the Academy of Medical Educators.


The British Student Doctor is an accredited member of COPE (The Committee on Publication Ethics), reflecting the journal's rigorous commitment to editorial best practice.

To learn more about the focus and scope of The British Student Doctor, as well as to read our requirements for the article types that we publish, please visit our author guidelines.

The British Student Doctor is proud to be the official journal of the Academy of Medical Educators.

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Contact Us

To get in touch, please send us an email:

Or you can write to us at:


The British Student Doctor Journal

Cardiff University Press

PO Box 430

1st Floor, 30-36 Newport Road

Cardiff, CF24 0DE

United Kingdom

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A publication of Cardiff University Press and the official journal of the Academy of Medical Educators

ISSN: 2514-3174

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