COPE: Committe on Publication Ethics

The Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) provides advice to editors and publishers on all aspects of publication ethics. Authors and publishers. Membership is open to editors of academic journals and others interested in publication ethics. Editors and publishers can seek advice on how to handle cases of misconduct,  from COPE. While COPE will not directly investigate such […]

WAME: World Association of Medical Editors

Established in 1995, WAME (pronounced “whammy”) is a voluntary association of editors of peer-reviewed medical journals from countries throughout the world. This group seeks to bring together medical journal editors, encouraging cooperation and enhanced learning. Membership in WAME is free and all decision-making editors of peer-reviewed medical journals are eligible to join. Membership is also available […]

ICMJE: International Committee of Medical Journal Editors

The ICMJE is a small group of Medical Journal Editors who work on recommendations for Conduct, Reporting, Editing and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals. These recommendations answer almost any questions regarding journal publications, authorship issues and lots more.