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About the Society
The goal of The Egyptian Society of Internal Medicine (ESIM) is to help the members and junior physicians in promoting their medical careers and improving their scientific calibre. This led the society to advance their core principles in education, research and development of internal medicine. ESIM aims to advance researchers in the field by holding monthly scientific meetings, periodic workshops and an annual conference as a way of strengthening researchers and collaborating with its global partners. The society is accredited by the Compulsory Egyptian Medical Training Authority as a Continuing Professional Development Provider.
Aims and scope
The Egyptian Journal of Internal Medicine (EJIM) is the official journal of the Egyptian Society of Internal Medicine an open access, peer reviewed journal that covers clinical, technical, ethical and social issues in all fields of internal medicine including Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, Infections, Rheumatology, Nephrology, Cardiology, Pulmonology, Neurology, Hematology and Vascular Diseases. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.
The journal publishes invited articles on clinical issues relevant to internal medicine, in the form of, Research Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports, Letters to the Editor and Guidelines.
Our audience includes clinicians at all levels of training, post-doctoral internists, internists in different subspecialties and family doctors.
About the Editor
Professor Dr Amal Fathy Radwan, Editor-in-Chief
Dr Amal Fathy Radwan is a Professor of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Cairo University. She is also the former Chief of the Ultrasonography Unit in the Internal Medicine Department at Cairo University. Dr Amal is a Scientific Head Member of the Ultrasound Diploma of Arab Institute for Continuing Professional Development. She was awarded the Diplome de Francais Medical (CCIP) in 2008.
Dr Radwan is also a Senior Consultant of gastroenterology and a member of the professional diploma in clinical nutrition from the National Nutrition Institute (NNI). She was a member of the Egyptian Universities Promotion committee (EUPC) for the position of Professor of Internal Medicine from 2012 until 2015. She was also a member of the Egyptian Universities promotion committee as an Associate Professor from 2016 to 2019.
Dr Radwan was a staff member board of the Egyptian Fellowship of Nutrition from 2014 to 2016 and was an Ultrasound Clinical Instructor and Sonographer in Egyptian Medical Syndicate. She has been teaching internal medicine at the Egyptian Fellowship of Internal Medicine since 2008 and teaching nutrition at the Egyptian Fellowship of Nutrition since 2014.
Dr Radwan is the General Secretary of the Egyptian Society of Internal Medicine (ESIM), which is the official society for The Egyptian Journal of Internal Medicine.
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The Egyptian Journal of Internal Medicine is the official journal of The Egyptian Society of Internal Medicine
Annual Journal Metrics
28 days to first decision for all manuscripts
31 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
53 days from submission to acceptance
60 days from acceptance to publication
- ISSN: 2090-9098 (electronic)