Journal History

Journal of Health Science and Medical Research (JHSMR) the Journa's former title was Songklanagarind Medical Journal

The Songklanagarind Medical Journal was first established by Prof. Vicharn Panich in 1983, and has reached
its 36th year with the last issue of January-March 2018. During these 36 years, the Songklanagarind Medical
Journal has been through many developments and improvements. There have been altogether 9 editors-in-chief
since the beginning:

Past Editor-in-Chief

             Prof. Vicharn Panich

             Prof. Saranatra Waikakul                                                

             Prof. Winyou Mitarnun

             Assoc. Prof. Arnuparp Lekhakula

             Prof. Nakornchai Phuenpathom

             Assoc. Prof. Vicha Charoonratana

             Prof. Prayong Vachvanichsanong

             Prof. Verapol Chandeying

             Assoc. Prof. Jitti  Hanprasertpong

Focus and Scope

Journal of Health Science and Medical Research is an online, quarterly peer reviewed scientific journal published by Prince of Songkla University. This journal aims to publish original article, review article, case reports in all aspects of basic and applied medical and health sciences.


Peer Review Process

Journal of Health Science and Medical Research uses Peer Review process


Publication Frequency

4 issues per year (Jan-Mar, Apr-Jun, Jul-Sep and Oct-Dec)

Open Access Policy

Copyright on any article of JHSMR is retained by the JHSMR. The JHSMR 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 under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)

Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

NonCommercial — You may not use the material for commercial purposes.

NoDerivatives — If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you may not distribute the modified material.

No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.


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