Resident Division

AMWA Resident Quarterly (ARQ)

ARQ Publication Guidelines:

  1. The word count for all (prose) submissions is 400-700 words
  2. Types of submissions accepted:
    1. Poetry
    2. Prose or essays
    3. Reviews of books, movies, or other media
    4. Photography or other illustrations
    5. If you would like to submit something outside these categories, please contact the ARQ editor at
  3. If there is anything in the submission that is to be read as fact, please include appropriate citations
    1. Citations do not count towards the word limit
    2. Please use PubMed citation style
  4. All submissions are to be original content, and not published through any other organization
    1. Submissions may be published through multiple outlets if all other outlets have a written agreement regarding publication by outside groups
  5. Dates for publication during academic year 2014-2015:
    1. For September publication: August 15
    2. For December publication: November 15
  6. We reserve the right to refuse publication
  7. Please send all submissions to the ARQ Chief Editorial Officer, R Claire Roden MD, at


Archived Quarterly Newsletters:

Winter 2014 – Click here

Fall 2014- Click here

Summer 2014- Click here

Spring 2014Click here

Winter 2013Click here

Fall 2013 – Click here

Summer 2013 – Click here