Journal of Pediatric Nursing
Nursing Care of Children and Families
The Journal of Pediatric Nursing: Nursing Care of Children and Families (JPN) is interested in publishing clinical, theory, programmatic and research papers on a variety of topics. JPN is the official journal of the Society of Pediatric Nurses and the Pediatric Endocrinology Nursing Society.
Papers are published covering the life span from birth to adolescence. Subject matter pertinent to the nursing care needs of healthy and ill infants, children and adolescents addressing their biopsychosocial needs is disseminated in the Journal. In addition, the Journal features regular columns to which authors are encouraged to submit brief papers and announcements. These columns include Child Health Policy, Clincial Practice, Hot Topics, Research Commentary, Technology, SPN News and PENS News. Also, as a special feature, selected articles exemplifying timely topics are published as an Editor's Choice selection. Cecily L. Betz, PhD, RN, FAAN is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief and Angela Green, PhD, APN is the Associate Editor.
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