• The Egyptian Family Medicine Journal (EFMJ)
    It is the official Journal of Egyptian Family Medicine Association

About Egyptian Family Medicine Journal (EFMJ)

Egyptian Family Medicine Journal (EFMJ) is the official Journal of Egyptian Family Medicine Association. Egyptian Family Medicine Association (EFMA) was founded by eager and enthusiastic members in 2006. It is an active member in the World Organization of National colleges, Academies and Academic Associations of General Practitioners/Family Physicians (WONCA).

The EFMJ is in both electronic format and paper version. The published articles can be made available in a very short time. We are committed in maintaining high quality of scientific articles through serious, accurate but fast peer-review process. It is a recognized journal from long standing committee for promotion of Family Medicine-Assistant Professors/Professors.


We are together to be the leading medical journal in Egypt and one of the best in the world.


We are together to create, stimulate and perpetuate a culture of information sharing and publishing amongst researchers and other health actors of health field in the Eastern Mediterranean Region in ways that will contribute to availability of health information to improve health outcomes of the practice population.

We publish original scientific studies, reviews and comments on current health initiatives, project and work reports, personal experiences, educational articles and paper commenting on physical, psychological, social and all other factors affecting health. We are particularly interested in receiving articles and comments reflecting the point of view and experience of professionals working in Eastern Mediterranean Region

We receive articles for publication from doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, students, policy makers, government bodies and others. Our target audience is health professionals, academic researchers; students, policy makers and anybody with interest in improve health and research issues in Eastern Mediterranean Region.


The journal is produced on bi-annual basis in May and November. Supplementary and anniversary issues could be considered. The first issue was produced in May 2017.

EFMJ Legal status

EFMJ is the official Journal of EFMA. It is a non-profit organization registered under the umbrella of Ministry of Social Affair in Egypt (No. 175, 2006). ISSN of the EFM Journal is ( 2356-959x )

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