Neuropsychopharmacology is an international scientific journal and the official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP). This journal focuses upon clinical and basic science contributions that advance our understanding of the brain and behavior, especially as related to the molecular, cellular, physiological and psychological properties of agents acting within the central nervous system and the identification of the new molecular targets for the development of the next generation of drugs. While original reports are preferred, mini-reviews and perspectives are invited by the editorial office.
With a 2021 impact factor of 8.294, Neuropsychopharmacology (NPP) ranks 19 of 155 Psychiatry journals, 21 of 279 Pharmacology and Pharmacy journals, and 31 of 274 Neuroscience journals. The journal has a 2021 CiteScore of 13.0 In 2021, on average, articles received a first decision from NPP within 30 days (with review); manuscripts publish online in 21 days from the time they are received by production.
In 2021, NPP saw more than 4 million article downloads. That year, the journal’s bimonthly podcasts, or BrainPods, generate roughly 225 weekly listens on topics that showcase advancements in our understanding of the brain and behavior. Check us out at www.nature.com/npp!
In view of the interdisciplinary nature of the field, particular emphasis is placed on:
studies that advance the biological bases of normal and pathological behavior
the nature, etiology and pathophysiology of neuropsychiatric disorders
biologically relevant aspects of the epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of these disorders
the basic mechanisms by which psychopharmacological agents exert their effect
Dr. William A Carlezon Jr, Ph.D.
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Position Available: Neuropsychopharmacology (NPP) Editorial Intern
Neuropsychopharmacology (NPP), the official journal of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP), is seeking applications for the next NPP Editorial Intern. The NPP Editorial Internship is intended to offer opportunities for an early-career investigator to gain unique insights and experience in the management of a leading scientific journal. It involves routine interactions with NPP Editors and staff, as well as representatives of the journal’s publisher (Springer Nature). The intern assists with NPP activities including social media, and conceptualizes and implements special projects related to analysis of journal function. Click here to learn more and how to apply. The deadline for applications is September 1, 2022.
Throwback Thursday! 2018 Annual Meeting
Amazing women from the Under-represented Minority Women’s Networking Breakfast #throwbackthursday @MarisaSpann @HurdLab @Vivian_Cee @ClarkNeuro @DrNancyPadilla @CRodriguezMDPhD @FerrarioLab
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FINAL REMINDER: POSTER ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE
The deadline for submissions is today, Thursday, August 4, 2022 at 5:00pm Central time.