Galenos Publishing House was established in Istanbul in 1997 aiming to publish journals and books with content including research articles and knowledge in the field of medicine.
Galenos Publishing House a reliable solution partner in all stages of media production based on publication principles and international scientific standards.
In addition to production of scientific journals that publish articles of researchers and those in academic training,
Galenos Publishing House provides services through improvement of journal publication standards making them eligible for application and indexing of these journals in international databases.
In 1997 it launched website service supporting open access policies for all scientific journals and in 2000 the online article submission and peer-review system was established. Thus, since then important convenient services for scientists have being provided.
Galenos Publishing House joined Digital Object Identifier System in 2008 and all scientific publications are labeled by DOI numbers. In the first quarter of 2008, we began to provide PubMed MEDLINE & PubMed Central and other international indexes data in XML format.
Since it organization, Galenos Publishing House has been providing professional publishing services to more than 30 scientific journals in the medical field. Again, many books in medicine have been published.
In 2008, as a result of joint publisher and editors efforts in attaining international standards of biomedical publishing, several journals published by Galenos were accepted for indexing in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-E) database including: TÜRKDERM - Deri Hastalıkları ve Frengi Arşivi, Fiziksel Tıp ve Rehabilitasyon Dergisi, Türk Pediatri Arşivi, and Nöropsikiyatri Arşivi.
Further, the following journals were accepted for indexing in PUBMED and PUBMED Central databases: Journal of Clinical Research in Pediatric Endocrinology in 2010, Molecular Imaging and Radionuclide Therapy in 2011, and Turkish Journal of Hematology in 2013.
Journal of Clinical Research in Pediatric Endocrinology was accepted for indexing in MEDLINE in 2011 and in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-E) database in the second half of 2014.
Embracing the mission to provide global accessibility to knowledge produced by researchers in the field of medicine, Galenos Publishing House publishes journals according to the criteria set by the international databases and provides consulting and implementation services to the editorial boards and journals.
Guides and recommendations of international organizations such as International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE) ve Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) are taken into consideration in the publication processes of Galenos Publishing House journals.
-Manuscripts submitted to Galenos Publishing House journals are evaluated within the scope of independent, unbiased double-blind peer review principles.
-The aim of Galenos Publishing House journals is to publish clinical, experimental or basic science studies that are high in quality at the international level.
- Financial expenses of Galenos Publishing House journals are covered by the owner institutions ’ resources.
- Additionally, a limited number of drug and medical equipment advertisements might be published by journals.
- Except for exceptional cases, commercial advertisements are not published in journals ’ web pages.
All submitting authors are requested to declare any potential conflict of interests by filling in the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and their declarations are published at the end of each manuscript.
If any undeclared issues are detected, a second explanation is demanded from the authors by the Editorial Board.
For experimental, clinical and drug studies, it is compulsory to acquire and present an ethics committee report that is prepared in accordance with international human and animal rights laws and Declaration of Helsinki.
It is compulsory to inform patients about the study, and receive and declare the patient’s consent. Patient consent information is presented at the end of each manuscript.
- Galenos Publishing House has adopted ICMJE Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals guide and declared this in journals’ instructions to authors pages.
- Publication processes of Galenos Publishing House journals are shaped around this guide, and it is ensured that editors, authors and reviewers are act in accordance with this guide.
Ayhan İrtem, Ebru Boz
Eda Kolukısa, Hatice Balta,
Melis Kuru, Melis Yılmaz,
Eren Arsel, Soner Yıldırım,
Çiğdem Birinci, Ayda Alaca
Galenos Publishing House uses every technological opportunity to enable scientific manuscripts and journals to begin and continue their publishing lives without encountering any difficulty and thereby provides the best quality experience to the publications that serve the medical world.
All applications, investigations and directions for the services such as index, database and search base to enhance the quality of international publication and to reach to the scientific publications, as well as to enable comparative evaluation of the publications, are at your service with us, with Galenos Publishing House.
Galenos Publishing House follows the advancing technology each passing day and implements into our publication and works by adopting enhancing the quality of publishing as principle. Technologies such as iThenticate, DOI and QR CODE are standardly used by Galenos Publishing House in the publications.
You can reach to scientific knowledge in everywhere by means of the Website of Galenos Publishing House, which enables full access to the journals and has been designed by the concept design that reflects the journal corporate, as well as mobile tablet applications (iOS, Android and Windows Phone).