The JHLP accepts article submissions through Scholastica, ExpressO, by U.S. mail, or by email.

The JHLP accepts electronic submissions through Scholastica at, and through ExpressO, a bepress service, at

If mailing an article submission, please include a cover letter and brief abstract of your article.

Please send it to:

Managing Editor
Saint Louis University School of Law
Journal of Health Law & Policy
100 N. Tucker Blvd., Room 776
St. Louis, MO 63101

E-mail submissions should be sent to the attention of the Managing Editor at We prefer e-mail submissions in MSWord format. However, we accept WordPerfect as well. For articles submitted via e-mail, please include within the body of the e-mail: your name, academic or professional affiliation, e-mail address, and article title. Please also include a copy of your article and a brief abstract of the article.

The JHLP welcomes all submissions, and we attempt to respond to each author in a timely manner. If you have not received a response from us within a reasonable time, it is likely due to high submissions volume. In such a case, please feel free to contact the Managing Editor to check on the status. The JHLP will typically notify authors of our decision by email or telephone, but fax may be used as well. If you decide to commit the article elsewhere, please notify the JHLP as soon as possible.

Style and Format: The editors of the Saint Louis University Journal of Health Law & Policy follow The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation. We use citations in footnotes rather than endnotes. Footnotes should conform to The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th ed. 2015), published by the Harvard Law Review Association.