Authors are required to submit a Author Agreement Form, immediately after acceptance of the manuscript. Author Agreement Form must be received by the Editorial Office before the manuscript is published in IJHPD.
The corresponding author must sign all the following sections of the Author Agreement Form separately before submitting it to the Editorial Office.
- Section - I: Integrity and originality of manuscript
- Section - II: Open access agreement
- Section - III: Rights of authors and publishers
- Section - IV: Permission to reproduce published material
- Section - V: Patient's consent to publish identifying information
- Section - VI: Conflict of interest
The form can be submitted to the Editorial Office either as scanned images (e.g. jpg or jpeg format) or as pdf files.
Note: If submitting through the website please note that there are five upload boxes for five pages of the Author Agreement Form and other forms. You can upload each page of any form separately if uploading it as an image (e.g. jpg or jpeg) or submit all pages together as one file if uploading it as PDF file. You can submit multiple forms at the same time if required.
Upload on website: Use the 'Submit All Forms' page accessible from the right navigation menu.
Submit by email: Submit the forms as email attachments to:
Submit by Fax: Fax the forms to: +1-302-397-2805
If the Author Agreement Form or other forms are sent by fax, the faxed forms must have legible names and signatures.
Download the Author Agreement Form (PDF File).