SOURCE: UroToday

May 06, 2008 20:15 ET

UroToday Inc. Launches a Unique "No Cost" Open Access Journal Focused on Urology and Urologic Oncology

UroToday International Journal Allows Authors to Submit Manuscripts for Peer-Review Free of Charge and Readers Access to Full Text Articles Free of Charge

BERKELEY, CA--(Marketwire - May 6, 2008) - UroToday Inc. announces the launch of the UroToday International Journal® (UIJ) (, a new online, peer-reviewed, fast-tracked urology and urologic oncology publication. The uniquely targeted journal focuses on the professional global urology and urologic oncology audience. UroToday Inc. strives to elevate access to education for urology and urologic oncology professionals worldwide. The launch of UroToday International Journal® makes the scientific information available to a wider audience than other journals, including residents, professors, physicians, scientists, and others who do not have access to a research library. No other urology journal offers this unique approach to achieve peer-review publication.

The UroToday International Journal® has an international editorial board headed by Editor-in-Chief, Karl-Erik Andersson, MD, PhD, Professor at the Institute for Regenerative Medicine at Wake Forest University. The Section/Associate Editors are: Christopher P. Evans, Christian Gratzke and Yasuhiko Igawa. Christopher P. Evans MD, FACS is Chair of the Department of Urology and Professor & Chairman of Urologic Surgical Oncology at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. Christian Gratzke is a Urologist in the Department of Urology at the University of Munich in Germany and Yasuhiko Igawa, MD, PhD, is Professor in the Department of Urology at Shinshu University, School of Medicine, Japan. Gina B. Carithers is the Publisher of the UroToday International Journal® and The Managing Editor is Tracy Ireland.

UroToday International Journal® runs directly off of the already prominent and internationally read web platform, introduced at launch to over 55,000 professionals in urology and urologic oncology including radiation oncology. and UroToday International Journal™ ( and UroToday International Journal® ( are joined to provide urologists, oncologists, and radiologists the most value-added online visiting available. Material ranges from multi-media presentations, extensive urology and oncology conference coverage, an open access journal publication, education centers, a surgical video library, CME opportunities, reviews of current science by leaders in the field and much more. All science is written by urologists for urologists following an open access initiative providing urologists with free access to read and publish science.

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