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Special Issue Guidelines

Research & Reviews welcomes proposals for creating special issues that fall within the scope of the Research & Reviews: Journal of Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy. The special issue aims at exploring new, relevant, and most compelling dimensions in the field of Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy that missed a mention in the journal on a regular basis.
  • Title of the proposed special issue
  • Purpose and current relevance
  • List of topics to be covered
  • List of potential contributors
  • Guest Editor(s) and Reviewers
  • Address, phone, e-mail, and fax of guest editors and reviewers
  • Tentative deadlines for submission and review process (Timeline for submission, review, and final acceptance)
All proposals should be submitted to [email protected]
Role of EB Members
  • Review the special issue proposals for relevance to current research in the concerned field.
  • Recommend suitable proposals and their guest editors along with their biographies.
Once a proposal has been accepted by the EB members for creating a special issue, the corresponding guest editors will be responsible for handling and processing of the special issue articles.
Role of Guest Editor(s)
  • State the importance of the proposed special issue theme and explain how the special issue articles will contribute towards advancing the scope of the journal.
  • Suggest potential authors and invite them for contributing relevant articles for the proposed special issue.
  • Suggest a minimum of 3-5 reviewers for the manuscripts submitted towards the special issue.
  • Carry out all communications with potential authors and reviewers concerning author guidelines for manuscript preparation and reviewing.
  • Prepare a timeline and schedule for the release of special issue articles. This should include a timeline for manuscript preparation, review process, and final submission.
  • Oversee the submission of final edited versions of the contributing articles along with the contact information of all corresponding authors.
  • Include a short editorial for the topic of interest written either by the guest editor or by any of the contributors.
Submission Process
Once accepted and published, all special issues will be released under an open access system through Research & Reviews and will be freely available for reading, downloading, and printing.

For further information on special issue guidelines and submission process, please contact [email protected]