About Journal


About Journal       


Hed3  Publication Frequency


Frequency: Quarterly

Current Volume and issue: 13(3)

e ISSN 2251 - 8355                                  p ISSN 2251 - 8347 


Hed3  Aims and Scope

Future of Medical Education Journal (FMEJ) is a peer-reviewed journal, published by Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran. 

FMEJ aims to develop the knowledge of medical education and tries to provide information in the field of education for medical and health care professionals. By publishing each abstract in 4 major West and South Asian languages, it seeks to reflect the situation of research in medical education in this area and worldwide. The main text is published in English.

The journal accepts and welcomes high quality papers in the forms of original research articles and rarely review articles, qualitative research articles, and scientific letters on all aspects of medical education including undergraduate and postgraduate education, continuing professional development and interprofessional education.



Hed3  Policies


1. 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.


Indexed in:

EMRO, Google Scholar, ISC, SID, Iran Medex, Magiran, CIVILICA and DOAJ


2. Fee

FMEJ is an open access and free-of-charge journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.


3.  Service for Authors

             -  High quality peer review
             -  Translation of abstract in 4 languages; English, Persian, Arabic, Urdu and distribution of journal in the

                  related countries
             -  Rapid turnaround of manuscripts - decisions on most papers within 6 weeks
             -  Online submissions from January 2012


4. Copyright Notice

Authors of the published articles in this journal retain the copyright of their articles and will be able to archive pre-print, post-print, and publisher's versions.

All Articles published in the Future of Medical Education Journal (FMEJ)" are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License which allows users to remix, tweak, and build upon your work non-commercially, and although their new works must also acknowledge you and be non-commercial, they don’t have to license their derivative works on the same terms.



5. Archiving

Digital Archiving: In addition to indexing database this journal utilizes digital archive via Eprint Repository to guarantee long-term digital preservation and restoration.