“Odes’kij medičnij žurnal” (“The Odesa Medical Journal”) was founded in 1926. During a few years it was highly appreciated by scientists. The works of the famous scientists had been published there. But then, at the start of 30-s, the publication of the Journal was stopped. It was renewed only in 1997, and very soon the Journal won its authority again and took a proper place among other scientific editions of the country.
The founder and publisher of “The Odesa Medical Journal” is the Odesa National Medical University.
The editor-in-chief of the Journal since the time of its renewal is the academician of the NAMS of Ukraine, the Ukraine State Prize Winner V. M. Zaporozhan. The members of the editorial board and editorial council are the world-known scientists.
“The Odesa Medical Journal” is included in the List of specialized scientific publications of сategory B (branch — medical sciences, specialties — 221 “dentistry”, 222 “medicine”, 226 «pharmacy, industrial pharmacy», 228 “pediatrics”. Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 894 dated 10.10.2022, appendix 2; available at https://mon.gov.ua/storage/app/uploads/public/634/554/a9b/634554a9b478a810320066.pdf and Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 185 dated 20.02.2023, appendix 4; available at https://mon.gov.ua/storage/app/uploads/public/640/5b3/0d1/6405b30d14b2a618655959.pdf). About 100 articles and messages are published in the Journal annually.
It comes to the most known libraries of the country, large scientific centers, some educational establishments. Its release is highly appraised outside of the country: the Journal is represented in Index Copernicus, Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory, BASE-Search, Google Аcademy, “Scientific Periodics of Ukraine”.
In August 2022, the scientific publication “The Odesa Medical Journal” received a three-month scholarship from the “Support to Ukrainian Editorial Staff” (SUES — Support to Ukrainian Editorial Staff) project. SUES is an initiative of European institutions and organizations, the purpose of which is to support the scientific community of Ukraine
Frequency of the Journal: The Journal appears bimonthly.