Belgian Journal
of Paediatrics

The Belgian Journal of Paediatrics (BJP) is the Official Journal of the Belgian Society of Paediatrics (BSP).

The BJP publishes peer reviewed original articles, review articles, short communications and case reports on all aspects of paediatrics. In addition, the official reports of the general assembly of the Belgian Academy of Paediatrics are published in the BJP.


The BJP aims to connect all Belgian paediatricians with stimulating, scientifically sound, peer-reviewed articles.

The Journal is published quarterly. The printed version is sent to all Belgian paediatricians and trainees in paediatrics. The electronic version is available on the website of the BSP.

Editors-in-Chief: M. Raes, C. Chantrain
Associate editors: C. Barrea, O. Danhaive, I. Decuyper, S. Derechter, E. Duval, N. Francotte, L. Hoste, L. Panneel, A. Rochtus, Y. Vandenplas, K. Van De Maele, K. van Hoeve, A. Vuckovic, M. Wojciechowski

Editorial office: N. Meignen, UZ Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven. Mail:

Publisher: Vivactis, Gustave Demey Avenue 57, B-1160 Auderghem, Belgium.
Owner: Belgische Vereniging voor Kindergeneeskunde – Société Belge de Pédiatrie – Belgian Society of Paediatrics.

Editorial Policy is mentioned in the hard copy and can be found on the website of the BVK/SBP

Manuscripts must be submitted in Word (single-spaced) and sent by e-mail to the editor at