Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies
Online ISSN : 2631-4002
Kitasato University School of Medicine, Japan
Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies is an international, peer- reviewed, open access, online journal that aims to spread knowledge and promote discussion through publication of high quality scientific papers, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, opinion articles and other research materials on all aspects of clinical research and trials related to all disciplines of clinical medicine and medical research.
Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies publishes reports of high quality studies and researches on any intervention intended for human use such as drugs, devices, new treatment combinations, diagnostic techniques, preventive medicine, behavioral therapies, physical therapies, new surgical procedures and techniques and all other interventions that improve the quality of life for people with chronic illness.
Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies is also interested in interdisciplinary research work using innovative techniques and combinations of laboratory, clinical and epidemiological methods to develop new drugs or techniques.
Submissions can include interventional/obervational trial reports, evidence-based medical research reports, review reports, meta-analyses, health policies, retrospective and prospective studies/commentaries, and other clinical studies.
Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: firstname.lastname@example.org alternatively to: email@example.com
Please, follow the Instructions for Authors. In the cover letter add the name and e-mail address of 5 proposed reviewers (we can choose them or not).
Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies, is properly cited.
Tomoko Hasunuma, MD., PhD., Professor, Department of Kitasato Clinical Research Center, (KCRC) Kitasato University School of Medicine, and also Director, Clinical Trial Center, Department of Research, Kitasato University Kitasato Institute Hospital, is recognized as one of well-known clinical pharmacologist in Japan. She has been experienced numbers of early-phase and later-phase clinical trials as a primary investigator.
She graduated from medical course of Tokyo Women’s Medical University (TWMU) in 1987, and started her internal medicine residency at the same university hospital. After she finished her residency, she started her basic and clinical research on Rheumatology at Rheumatology center of TWMU, then became a research fellow at New England Regional Primate Research Center (now closed) of Harvard University in 1989. Since 1990, she started working as a research associate at Institute of Medical Science, St. Marianna University, Japan, and several reports on etiology and therapy of rheumatoid arthritis. She moved to Kitasato Institute in 1999, and started her clinical research carrier. She accomplished substantial number of clinical trials as a primary investigator until 2012, when she moved as an assistant professor to clinical division of rheumatology at Toho University school of Medicine, Tokyo. In 2015, she was welcomed to Oita University school of medicine as an associate professor of clinical pharmacology, where she accomplished several clinical studies and also educations for medical and nursery students.
Since 2017, she returned to Kitasato University as a professor of medicine, and now she is continuing clinical studies and investigations. She is also a councilor of Japanese Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, and doing commission works.
Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies accepts direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to:firstname.lastname@example.org alternatively to: email@example.com
Journal of Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies is an Open Access journal and we do not charge the end user when accessing a manuscript or any article. This allows the scientific community to view, download, distribution of an article in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited, under the term of "Creative Commons Attribution License". In line with other open access journals we provide a flat fee submission structure on the acceptance of a peer-reviewed article which covers in part the entirety of the publication pathway (the article processing charge). The process includes our maintenance, submission and peer review systems and international editing, publication and submission to global indexing and tracking organisations and archiving to allow instant access to the whole article and associated supplementary documents. We also have to ensure enough investment to secure a sustainable model which ethically, legally and financially stable.
The publication charges for Journal of Clinical Investigation and Studies are GBP 2019.
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