Journal: Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care (JFMPC)

AFPI is credited with publishing the first peered review journal in the specialty of family medicine in India titled “Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care (JFMPC)”. JFMPC is an open access and online scientific journal (www.jfmpc.com), disseminating primary care research. JFMPC is indexed in PUBMED. JFMPC was launched by Prof Richard Roberts President WONCA World at WONCA SAR Mumbai Conference 2011.

Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

JFMPC seeks to foster academic communication and interdisciplinary research among primary care providers engaged in various forms. The journal covers broad spectrum of clinical topical catering to the academic needs of family physicians, urban GPs, rural physicians, NRHM doctors, community surgeons, community health workers, providers of community obstetrical & pediatric care, emergency physicians, occupational physicians and public health specialists. The journal publishes original article on clinical studies, theories and policies related the academic discipline of family medicine and primary care.

Journal of Family Medicine and Primary care also acts as an interactive forum for primary care providers, policy makers, health care administrators, community leaders, social scientists, health care funding agencies towards provision of cost effective, personalized, continued, comprehensive, holistic form of health care to individuals, families and communities. The journal shall be launched in January 2012 as an online biannual issue. After first year the journal shall be published on quarterly basis and in print form as well.