The Society of Hospital Medicine and John Wiley & Sons are pleased to announce the launch of the Journal of Hospital Medicine, the premier publication for disseminating peer-reviewed research articles and evidence-based reviews in hospital medicine. The JOURNAL fosters balanced debates on medical issues and healthcare trends that affect hospital medicine and patient care. Here are just a few of the articles you will find in the inaugural issue:

EDITORIALS

ORIGINAL RESEARCH

CORE COMPETENCY REVIEW

TRANSFORMING HOSPITAL CARE

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

VIEW FROM THE HOSPITAL BED

The Core Competencies in Hospital Medicine, a supplement to the first issue, is also now available online.

To access the full text of the first issue and the supplement, please visit the home page at interscience.wiley.com/jhm

Journal of Hospital Medicine All members of the Society of Hospital Medicine receive a subscription to the Journal of Hospital Medicine. For information on joining the Society, please call 215-351-2741 or visit the website: www.hospitalmedicine.org