Permissions and Reprints


Permission for NEJM Catalyst content can be acquired through Copyright Clearance Center. Click here to request permission for NEJM Catalyst content. You can also access from the link from any individual article page.


Here’s How

Reprints show your commitment. Your commitment to providing authoritative, unbiased information.

Reprints educate. They’re invaluable for education.

Reprints are timely. NEJM Catalyst reprints can be ready to distribute within two weeks of publication.

Reprints are available in any language. They can be translated into any language. 

Reprints are flexible. Reprints are available in both paper and electronic forms. 

Paper Reprints

Paper reprints are high-quality reproductions of NEJM Catalyst articles that can be distributed anywhere in the world. Paper reprint opportunities include:

Flexible production. Paper Reprints will ship within 3 to 4 weeks with standard delivery. 

Rush service. Available at an additional charge. Your reprints ship within 7 to 10 days of your order.

Quality translations. Communicate important information in your local language. For quantities of 500 or more, we’ll translate reprints into any language to faithfully match the original English version.

Color available. For NEJM Catalyst articles published with color graphics, we can produce your reprints in color for an additional charge, for a minimum quantity of 500 or more.

Any quantity, large or small. You can order reprints in quantities of 100 to 500,000 or more.

Reprint proofs. You can check layout and special codes by ordering a locked PDF proof.

Shrink wrap. To make it easy to distribute reprints, we’ll shrink-wrap your reprints in packets of 25.

Your own separate inserts. If you have special instruction for distributing the reprints, we’ll shrink-wrap them with your reprints. 

For further information. Please contact the NEJM Reprints Department at, or Contact Us.

Electronic Reprints

With flexible DRM, you can determine if you would like the content to be read-only, printable, etc. NEJM Group uses Sheridan Press as its DRM vendor. Ask your reprints representative about:

E-Reprints for web posting (time-based encryption) 

E-Reprints for email distribution, downloads to jump drives, etc.

E-Reprints for tablet PC use 

Guidelines for Use

The information below is intended as general guidelines. Please address any additional questions to the Article Reprint Department using the contact information listed below. 

Reproductions of articles from NEJM Catalyst are available in bulk quantities in English and translated versions only when supplied directly by the Publishing Division of the Massachusetts Medical Society (NEJM Group) or one of its Publishing Partners. Reprints may not be further reproduced in any manner without the express permission of NEJM Group.

Reprints are available in both paper and electronic formats upon publication. Reprints of articles from NEJM Catalyst are for use only as standalone educational materials. NEJM Catalyst and NEJM Group does not permit the reproduction of its name, logo, or text on promotional literature. 

Reprints of articles from NEJM Catalyst may not be altered in any way. No additional printing may be set onto a reprint other than what has been printed by NEJM Group. This includes, but is not limited to, the placement of sponsorship identifiers, trademarks, logos, rubber stamping, or self-adhesive stickers onto the reprints. Further, we do not allow any text other than what has been published by NEJM Catalyst to be printed directly onto text pages, with the exception of inventory codes.

Reprints must be a freestanding part of any information package (e.g., media kit) into which they are inserted. They may not be physically attached to anything, such as advertising inserts, or have anything attached to them. Article reprints must be easily removed from any kits or informational packages in which they are used.

For further information, please contact the NEJM Group Reprints Department at

Ordering Information 

An NEJM Catalyst Reprint Representative will work with you to make sure that your needs are met. Contact Us.

Contact Information

NEJM Group Reprints Department
860 Winter St.
Waltham, MA 02451
Tel: 877-241-7159
Fax: 781-647-5785

Tucker Passus
Senior International and Translated Reprints Representative

Ann Tan
US Reprints Representative

Patrice Costa
Manager, NEJM Group Reprints

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