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2 Minute Medicine® is the leading physician-written medical news publication, read many millions of times per year and syndicated globally by many other medical publishers.

Our articles regularly appear in Google News, Access Medicine, and many other news sources.

2 Minute Medicine Notes™ are designed to allow independent perspectives on topics of interest to the general medical community. While writing summaries is of core importance, we also want our community to be able to express your passions in a more granular way. We hope this will help further develop your abilities and portfolio as a writer and hone your expertise as a thought leader with articles that are highly ranked in Google.

Your Notes™ piece appears is published on our homepage and will be shared by the official 2 Minute Medicine Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn account.


-Suggested length: 750-1250 words
-Titles should be brief and impactful
-Free form, structured, or narrative, you choose the format
-Opinions will represent your opinion and not that of 2MM
-Opinions should be a finished product, not requiring editing in style/spelling, or content
-2MM will not edit your opinions for content
-2MM may choose whether or not to publish an opinion after it is submitted

Topics of interest in the current medical publishing climate, by no means limiting:

-Affordable Care Act
-Artificial intelligence and machine learning
-End of life care
-Mental health
-Inequality in care


Can commercial entities submit articles?

Submissions from commercial entities must be authored by a health professional and cannot mention the company by name. If you wish to advertise your business, contact for our advertising rate cards and services.

Can I publish my piece elsewhere?

Writers retain copyright to their articles to publish elsewhere (see OPINIONS agreement below)

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  • Resident, Professor, etc.
  • Brief one line bio about yourself.
  • Include your name, and brief bio at the end of the article. You may add one external link, if desired.
  • Accepted file types: doc, docx.
  • List any disclosures or potential conflicts of interest, or write "None"