About the Journal

Aims and Scope

The Open Pediatric Medicine Journal is an Open Access online journal, which rapidly publishes research articles, reviews/mini-reviews, and letters in all areas of experimental and clinical research in pediatric medicine. The focus and the topics of this journal covers research areas relevant to pediatrics including preventive health care in pediatrics, pediatric surgery, pharmacology, genetic diseases, gene therapy, cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, stomatology, psychology, preventive health care, delivery of care, biomedicine, ethics, innovations and other fields related to pediatric medicine.

The Open Pediatric Medicine Journal, a peer reviewed journal, is an important and reliable source of current information on developments in the field. The emphasis will be on publishing quality articles rapidly and making them freely available worldwide.

About the Editor

Michele Roccella
Department of Psychological, Pedagogical and educational Sciences
University of Palermo

Brief Biography

Michele Roccella is Associate Professor of Neuropsychiatry at the Department of Psychology, Pedagogical and Educational Sciences, University of Palermo (Italy). He graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Palermo and obtained his Specialization in Infantile Neuropsychiatry at the same university. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Nuropsyopathology of evolutionary learning processes at the Second University of Naples. He has over 368 publications on national and international journals and has been awarded several prizes. His main research interests are neurological and psychiatric disorders in the age of evolution, in particular autism spectrum disorders, genetic-based intellectual disabilities, neuropsychological disorders in epilepsy and myopathies.

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Indexing Agencies

Mosby Nursing Consult/ Mosby Index
Index Copernicus
Open J-Gate
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