The College of Physician and Surgeons Pakistan, who publish JCPSP, is the premier postgraduate medical institution of Pakistan, established in 1962 under an act of Parliament. Initially the College followed the parameters of Royal Colleges of UK and Ireland. CPSP awards postgraduate qualifications of Fellowships and Memberships at present in 73 different specialties of medical sciences, upon successful completion of prescribed training and passing of relevant examiations.


Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (JCPSP), is the prestigious, peer reviewed monthly biomedical journal of the country published regularly since 1991.

Established with the primary aim of promotion and dissemination of medical research and contributed by scholars of biomedical sciences from Pakistan and abroad, it carries original research papers, , case reports, review articles, articles on medical education, commentaries, short communication, new technology, editorials and letters to the editor. It covers the core biomedical health science subjects, basic medical sciences and emerging community problems, prepared in accordance with the “Uniform requirements for submission to bio-medical journals” laid down by International Committee of Medical Journals Editors (ICMJE). All publications of JCPSP are peer reviewed by subject specialists from Pakistan and locally and abroad.

The Editorial Board of the Journal is headed by the President of CPSP and consists of national and international specialists of repute of Pakistan, UK, USA, Nepal and other countries too.

Being a high profile accredited biomedical journal of the country, JCPSP is recognized by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PM&DC), Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan, rating it in the highest “W” category list of journals from Pakistan.

JCPSP is also has an Impact Factor Assigned by Clarivate Analytics former Thomson Reuters -ISI (Institute for Scientific Information), Philadelphia, USA ever since 2009 with a 5-year Impact Factor. The journal is also abstracted/indexed by Index Medicus/MEDLINE/[PubMed](NLM-USA), Embase/Excerpta Medica of Netherlands, ExtraMed of London, EBSCO Publishing (USA), Index Copernicus (Poland), Gale/Cengage Learning (USA), CAB International, UK, Index Medicus for Eastern Mediterranean Region (IMEMR), PakMediNet and MEDLIP (Pakistan). It is also registered with International Serial Data System and Coden of American Chemical Society.

JCPSP has a largest readership which includes CPSP Fellows, Members, other healthcare professionals and researchers worldwide. It is also available at all the medical libraries of Pakistan and abroad by arrangement with EBSCO publishing, USA and GALE/Cengage Learning, USA.


Published Monthly and also available on JCPSP Website.

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Editorial Office

Address 7th Central Street, DHA Phase- II, Karachi- Pakistan

Phone 9221-99207400-10 , Fax 9207120


Hard Copy Subscription Services

Annual Subscription

Pakistan Rs. 2500/-
Bangladesh Rs. 3000/-
India Rs. 3000/-
U.K. 120 £
USA and other Countries US 200 $

Print ISSN Number 1022-386X

Electronic ISSN Number 1681-7168

Impact Factor : Impact Factor Assigned by Clarivate Analytics former Thomson Reuters -ISI (Institute for Scientific Information), Philadelphia, USA.

Chief Editor : Prof. Zafar Ullah Chaudhry

Editor : Prof. Abdul Sattar Memon and Prof. Jamshed Akhtar

Publisher's Name : Secretary, College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, 7th Central Street, Phase II, Defence Housing Authority, Karachi- 75500, Pakistan Copyright JCPSP- All right Reserved.

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