Display Advertising

The BCMJ print edition and bcmj.org provide access to the customers you want to reach in an environment they trust. Combining print and digital advertising is the best way to stretch your ad dollars and gain full access to the thousands of physicians who read the BC Medical Journal in print and online.

We offer a variety of advertising options for you to create a fully integrated advertising campaign.

Policies: See our rate card for full policies.

For information and to book, contact: Tara Lyon, editorial & production coordinator, Tel: 604 638-2815 Email: journal@doctorsofbc.ca

Online ads

POSITION  WIDTH (px)   HEIGHT (px)   RATE ($/month) 
Leaderboard 1250 100 $825
Vertical Banner 1  280 600 $605
Vertical Banner 2 280 600 $495

See our rate card for Technical Specifications and details.

  • Rates shown are for 1 calendar month.
  • Rates for a 2-week period are 25% off the monthly rate.
  • Periods run from either 1-15 or 15-31 of any month.
  • Three spots are available for each position.
  • Ads (either static or animated) rotate every 10 seconds (see rate card for technical specifications).
  • Prices valid to 31 December 2023.
  • Online and print combo prices: speak with our advertising representative.
  • Submission deadline: Ad files (sent as attachments to email) must be received 7 days prior to the requested go-live date.

Enclosures and envelope ads

Enclose your pamphlets or other promotional materials with a print issue of the BCMJ, and advertise on the delivery envelope.

Your mailing will be delivered along with the publication, at a rate competitive with Canada Post, and you have the option to print an ad on the back of the paper envelope to accompany your enclosure.

See our rate card for details.

Enclosure: 20 lb. sheet, folded or flat 8.5" x 11" $1.95/enclosure*
Mailing envelope: 2 panels on back side each panel: 9.75" x 4.376" $2000/issue

*Canada Post standard charges for additional weight will apply for heavier enclosures.

February January 10 January 13 January 23
March February 10 February 13 February 22
April March 10 March 13 March 23
May April 12 April 17 April 24
June May 10 May 12 May 25
July June 9 June 14 June 22
September  August 10 August 11 August 23
October September 11 September 15 September 22
November October 10 October 13 October 23
December November 10 November 15 November 24

E-newsletter ads

Three advertising positions are available in the BCMJ Headlines e-newsletter, which is emailed to e-subscribers each month that a new issue is published (10 x per year, on the first business day of the month of publication).

Deadline: Ad files (sent as attachments to email) must be received 7 days prior to the date that the e-newsletter is to be sent out.

See our rate card for details.

POSITION WIDTH (px) HEIGHT (px) RATE ($/month)
Leaderboard (top horizontal) 600 50 $375
Mid-page banner 420 35 $325
Skyscraper (right side vertical) 150 320 $275