About the Journal

Journal of Medical and Health Studies (JMHS) is an indexed, peer-reviewed International Journal, open access, with online version published by Al-Kindi Center for Research and Development.

Focus and Scope

Journal of Medical and Health Studies (JMHS) is an indexed, peer-reviewed International Journal, open access, with print and online version published by  Al-Kindi Center for Research and Development. The journal aims to publish original research work that contributes significantly to enhance the scientific knowledge in health and medical Sciences. The journal publishes articles on a continuous basis […] Read More

Publication Frequency

Continuous Publishing and Archived Issues
Journal of Medical and Health Studies (JMHS) publishes articles on a continuous basis. This means that articles enter the current issue as soon as they are ready to publish to ensure that there are no unnecessary delays in getting content publically available. JMHS then archives the articles within 2 issues: January-June; July-December.

Open Access Policy

This is an open access journal, i.e. all articles are immediately and permanently free to read, download, copy & distribute. The journal is published under the CCBY-NC 4.0 user license which defines the permitted 3rd-party reuse of its articles. 

Article Processing Charges (APC)

Currently, the Journal of Medical and Health Studies (JMHS) has an article processing charges of 50 USD. 

Conflict of Interest

Conflicts of interest may exist when professional judgements concerning a primary interest has the possibility of being influenced by a secondary interest (e.g.: financial gains). It is to be noted that even perceptions of conflicts of interest are as important as the actual conflicts of interest.

Any agreements with study sponsors (for profit or non-profit), which interfere with the authors’ access to the study data, ability to analyse or interpret the data and publish manuscripts independently according to their own decision, should be avoided by authors at all costs.

A declaration of interests for all authors must be received before an article can be reviewed and accepted for publication.

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. 

Index/List/Archive

The following is a list of the Indexing and Abstracting databases that cover the Journal of Medical and Health Studies (JMHS):

Google Scholar
Public Knowledge Project (PKP Index)
International Scientific Indexing (ISI)

Index Copernicus - Poland
Academic Research Index
Publons - Clarivate Analytics / Web of Science
Eurasian Scientific Journal Index (ESJI)
CiteFactor
Scientific Journal Impact Factor (SJIF)
Directory of Research Journals Indexing
Rootindexing
International Journal Impact Factor
General Impact Factor (GIF)
EuroPub 
Academia.edu
ISSUU

Advertisement Policy 

The journal does not currently host adverts on the website.