Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Journal of the Islamic Medical Association of North America (JIMA) publishes original research articles, review articles, updates and case reports, articles dealing with medical ethics in general and Islamic medical ethics in particular and articles dealing with Islamic medicine and the history of medicine, particularly the contributions of Muslim physicians, both ancient and contemporary. JIMA encourages submissions from IMANA members and non-members in any of these areas.

 

Section Policies

Editorials

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Guest Editorials

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Letters to Editor

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Original Articles

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Review Articles

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Case Reports

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Special Articles

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Islamic Perspectives

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

History of Medicine

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Profile

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Reviews

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Conference Abstracts

Editors
  • Hossam Fadel
Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Conference Proceedings

This section is reserved for IMANA-sponsored conferences in which the proceedings are to be published in JIMA.

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed
 

Publication Frequency

Journal items are published collectively. JIMA publishes four issues per year.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

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. More...