Policy for review of publications* prior to any submission:

  • Use of SIOP Logo
  • Use of SIOP Data
  • Emanating from the Board, Networks, working groups or ad hoc groups of SIOP
  • Proposing to publish SIOP-sanctioned treatment or management guidelines
  • Proposing to publish any SIOP policy or advocacy position

* Books or other publications can only be endorsed by SIOP if their content has been written from a SIOP perspective. Just having prominent and active SIOP members contribute as co-authors to a single articles or contributing chapters to a larger publication does not make it a SIOP entity.

What we will review

  • Review whether it is an appropriate article to use SIOP name
  • Review with respect to duplication of manuscripts from committees etc.
  • 1st and last authors must be SIOP members


  • Publication & Endorsement committee Chair is the SIOP Executive Director
  • Reports to Board through SIOP Executive Director
  • Log maintained by SIOP Office
  • Publications submitted for review by the Publications Committee via SIOP Office
  • Committee meets monthly on the second Friday of each month
  • Requests for review must be received 7 days in advance of the monthly meeting to be considered that month.
  • Fast-track review can be requested during the online submission process
  • Responses will be sent right after the committee meeting, unless clarification is required

Online Submission Form

To apply, please complete and submit our online form by using the button below.