JBJS is pleased to highlight our Elite Reviewers. The Elite Reviewers Program recognizes our best reviewers for their outstanding efforts. All JBJS reviewers help us maintain the highest standards for quality orthopaedic publishing.
Name: Terence E. McIff, MBA, PhD
University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas
Years in practice: I have held faculty positions in the Orthopedic Surgery Department for 20 years but have been a researcher in orthopedic related subjects for over 30 years.
How did you begin reviewing for other journals and for JBJS in particular?
I have been reviewing for over thirty years and almost 18 years for JBJS.
What is your top piece of advice for those reviewers who aspire to reach Elite status?
Respond quickly to requests, commit real time to thoroughly consider the manuscripts, and get it done in a single day if possible.
Aside from orthopaedic manuscripts, what have you been reading lately?
Mostly scientific papers related to my research but occasionally classic French literature such as Stendhal’s Le Rouge et le Noir.
Learn more about the JBJS Elite Reviewers program.