Shiraz e medical journal is an *open access* monthly publication by the health policy research center in Shiraz University of Medical Sciences as an Organization and Kowsar Medical as a Publisher. The journal publishes original research articles, review articles, meeting reports and mini-reviews and letters on all aspect of health sciences with special emphasis on public health. A full list of the type of articles could be found in the Help menu of the journal.
All publications should be in concordance with the ethical principles of medical publications as is described in detail here:
The journal is a member of the Committee on: Ethical Consideration
Publication Ethics (COPE). COPE’s flowcharts and guidelines are approached in confronting any ethical misbehavior