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Open access and copyright policy

The HUMS PRESS is a Platinum Open Access publisher that provides conclusive open access to the interactive process involving the exchange of knowledge between research users and research producers. The authors are required to grant HUMS PRESS and the journal an exclusive license for open access publication of their articles with a Creative Commons attribution license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited. All copyrights of published articles will be maintained by authors.

All submitted articles are freely peer-reviewed and the author will be fee-exempt for all publication process.  The HUMS PRESS is funded by Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences.