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Dec. 16, 2016

The transition team of the Journal of Palliative Care is very pleased to announce that the Journal of Palliative Care has been acquired by SAGE Publishing.
SAGE has expressed its strong interest and commitment in developing the readership of the Journal of Palliative Care, and has agreed to fulfill all obligations towards authors, subscribers and clients. SAGE is presently preparing volumes 32, no. 1-4, which should be sent to subscribers in 2017.

For additional information regarding the Journal of Palliative Care, subscriptions and renewals, please consult the SAGE Online Peer Review System webpage (,

With best regards,

Joe Guillaume Pelletier, PhD, MBA, AdmA
Service Manager
Research Center of IUGM
CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l'Île-de-Montréal


Following the death of editor-in-chief David Roy, it has been decided to transfer the ownership of the Journal. The Journal will continue to publish, as planned, but with an initial delay. More information will follow shortly. We appreciate your understanding.

Authors: your manuscripts are in the process of being transferred and will continue their route to publication.