About JBMS

The Journal of the Bahrain Medical Society is an international open access, peer reviewed, and quarterly publishedmedical journal. JBMS is the official journal of Bahrain Medical Society which has expert medical practitioners and researchers on its board of editor to guide the publication processes. The journal aims to promote communication among clinical researchers worldwide and to disseminate the articles freely for research, teaching and reference purposes.


JBMS Open Access Initiative

Online publication provides access to scientific content on a global scale. This has led to calls from the academic community for research to be made freely available online immediately upon publication, without the barrier of paid subscription access. JBMS is an open access journal allowing complete access to the article content immediately after publication. Details about the open access fee is available in the subsection-Article Processing Fee. The gold open access provided by JBMS helps increase readability of the articles and their usage, encourages public engagement, and ensures faster impact of the work of the authors on the research progress, worldwide.


Aims and scope

JBMS aims to promote communication among clinical researchers worldwide and to disseminate the articles freely for research, teaching and reference purposes. It is academically peer-reviewed and covers original articles, case reports, review articles, commentaries, analytical reports, and editorials on biomedical research and clinical practice.
To facilitate extensive readability, public engagement, and impact in the healthcare space with the research published in the journal, JBMS ensures extensive multi-level peer review, statistical verification, plagiarism checks, and author-friendly editing process to meet the standards of the readers. The JBMS editorial board also ensures regular review meetings and policy updates to incorporate practices which will ensure the aim of the journal is upheld and maintained to its best.