How to Submit

Manuscripts for submission and all supporting documents can be sent to

Please note: MSRJ will be pausing submissions from October 31, 2023 until our Fall issue is published in December 2023. If you are interested in submitting a manuscript, please check back in mid-December 2023.

Dear Manuscript authors,

If you would like to submit a manuscript for consideration, please follow the instructions below.

First, please visit to learn about requirements for submission and proper supporting documentation. This page also includes length limits and reference limits for various manuscript types as well as detailed instructions for formatting.  

With your submission, please include:

1. Letter of good standing or letter of current enrollment from medical school, on school letterhead, signed by appropriate faculty
2. Original manuscript that has NOT been previously published or submitted to another journal for review
3. Name, email address, phone number of Primary contact student (*please consider sending a back up/non-school email as well, in the event that school email is discontinued upon graduation and communication is still needed)
4. Other supporting documentation as listed on the general guidelines page, linked above  

Thank you for your interest in MSRJ, we look forward to your submission.  


Caitlin Urban
Executive Editor-in-Chief 2023-2024
Medical Student Research Journal
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine