About DMCN

Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology (DMCN) is owned by Mac Keith Press. It is of interest to researchers, all health professionals concerned with developmental disability and child neurology, and others involved in the care of children and young people.


The breadth of subjects covered by DMCN include:

  • Paediatric Neurology
  • Neurodisability
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery
  • Neurogenetics
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neuropathology
  • Child Psychology
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech/Language Therapies
  • Orthotics and Assistive Technologies
  • Neuroimaging

Special features

Special features of the journal include Podcasts, Editor’s Choice, and Virtual Issues. Click here to see more.

Editorial Board

Members of the Editorial Board are selected based on their expertise, and are vital to ensure the high quality of the publications. Information about the editors is available here.

Peer Review

To find out more about our peer review process click here.


Discover the advantages of submitting your paper to DMCN including impact factor data and how to make a sumbission here.


DMCN is published on behalf of Mac Keith Press by Wiley monthly, with occasional supplements – click here for information regarding subscriptions. All articles published in DMCN are free to access 12 months after publication. You can access the journal’s content here.

Member discount

DMCN is the Official Journal of the following organisations and special discounts are offered to members:

The American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine www.aacpdm.org

The Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine www.ausacpdm.org.au 

The British Academy of Childhood Disability www.bacdis.org.uk

The British Paediatric Neurology Association www.bpna.org.uk

The European Academy of Childhood Disability www.eacd.org

Mexican Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Neurodevelopmental Disorders www.amexpctnd.org