journalAABIPThe Journal of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (JOBIP), published by Lippincott Williams and Wilkins (12107 Insurance Way, Hagerstown MD, 21740), is the official quarterly publication of the American Association of Bronchology and the World Association of Bronchology. It is currently indexed in EMBASE/Excerpta Medica. The journal appears in January, April, July, and October, and is also available online to subscribers at

For new AAB members you may activate your subscription at the JOBIP site using the JOBIP REGISTER button on the top menu bar. You will need your AABIP member number, which can be found on your journal mailing label or by logging into your AABIP account using the form on the left. Once logged in, go to your Profile page to find your member number.

Complete activation by entering your AABIP member number preceded by the letters LBR (with no space between LBR and member number). If you do not have your American Association of Bronchology member number, please contact us at and we will send it to you.

Instructions for authors can be found online here and in each issue of the Journal. JOBIP has become an influential source of information for physicians and other health care providers interested in the procedural aspects of pulmonary and thoracic surgery practice. The editorial board of the Journal of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology includes leaders in the field of interventional pulmonology from throughout the world. The JOBIP contains sections for original research, technical vignettes, a "State of the Art" section describing procedural techniques, bronchoscopic and thoracoscopic images, brief reports, case reports, and a letter to the editor section.

Other inquiries should be sent to Claretha Bradford at:

JOBIP Editorial Staff

JOBIP editorial board

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