Help for Authors

For information on how to submit a Narrative Matters, please first view information on “What We Are Looking For” 

Narrative Matters manuscripts are submitted online through the Health Affairs Web site at:

Manuscripts for Narrative Matters do not need an abstract (enter “none” in the abstract field).

Submissions will be reviewed both within and outside of Health Affairs.

If you have any questions about the requirements for Narrative Matters or its editorial and peer-review processes, please contact Jessica Bylander, editor of Narrative Matters, at 301-347-3945 or