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Journal of Evidence-Based Integrative Medicine

eISSN: 2515690X | ISSN: 2515690X | Current volume: 28 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Yearly

Journal Highlights

  • Indexed In: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Medline, PubMed, and Scopus
  • Publication is subject to payment of an article processing charge (APC)
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Journal of Evidence-Based Integrative Medicine (JEBIM) is a peer-reviewed open access journal which focuses on hypothesis-driven and evidence-based research in all fields integrative medicine. Please see the Aims and Scope tab for further information.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

Submission Information

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Please see the Submission Guidelines tab for more information on how to submit your article to the journal.

Open access article processing charge (APC) information

Publication in the journal is subject to payment of an article processing charge (APC). The APC serves to support the journal and ensures that articles are freely accessible online in perpetuity under a Creative Commons license.

The APC for this journal is currently $2000 USD. 

The article processing charge (APC) is payable when a manuscript is accepted after peer review, before it is published. The APC is subject to taxes where applicable. Please see further details here.


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This journal was previously known as Journal of Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine (JEBCAM). It combined with Integrative Medicine Insights at the end of 2017.

Why Publish Open Access in JEBIM

  • Visibility and Impact: Anyone anywhere in the world can read, use and cite your research
  • Rigorous Standards: Double-blind peer review policy
  • Flexibility: No page limits or page charges, and authors can publish full data sets, figures, tables, etc
  • Copyright: Authors retain copyright under a Creative Commons License

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 The Journal of Evidence-Based Integrative Medicine (JEBIM) is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed, open access, biomedical journal whose aim is to create a global platform for hypothesis-driven and evidence-based research in all fields of integrative medicine. The journal’s objective is to publish papers which impart scientific validity to Integrative Medicine methods that are indispensable and inevitable in today’s world. All papers will be peer reviewed by experts in their respective fields, and papers will be accepted based on their scientific merit. It is the goal of the Journal to help remove the “myth” and provide scientific rationale for the various methodologies and theories of Integrative Medicine. All submissions will be reviewed based on their scientific merit and only papers with sound study design, valid statistical analyses and logical conclusions will be accepted.

The journal is currently accepting original research articles, research reviews, brief communications, correspondences, brief letters to the editor and editorials. Please note that the journal rarely publishes case reports.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Nutrition therapy and supplementation
  • Massage Therapy
  • Non-traditional treatments
  • Preventative medicine
  • Integrative health and medicine
  • Mindfulness
  • Yoga

The journal accepts studies with both positive and negative outcomes.

The journal is not currently accepting papers on the following topics or content:

  • Homeopathy
  • Non-objective endpoints
  • Unscientific methodology or pseudoscience
  • Reiki
  • Chiropractic medicine
  • Theology based medicine

Manuscript Submission

Christopher Chang University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Editorial Board
Donald Patrick Albert, PhD Sam Houston State University, USA
Thomas Arcury Wake Forest University, USA
Julia T. Arnold, PhD Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Ann Linda Baldwin University of Arizona, USA
Marianna K. Baum Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
Catheryn Booth-LaForce University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Changyi Chen Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Lawrence J. Cheskin John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Ian D. Coulter University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Edzard Ernst, MD, PhD, FMed Sci, FSB, FRCP, FRCP(Edin) Exeter, England, UK
Patricia Evans, MD University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Muhammad Nabeel Ghayur McMaster University, Canada
David Griesemer, MD Levine Children's Hospital, Charlotte, NC, USA
Oliver Grundmann University of Florida, USA
Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, PhD University of Mauritius, the Republic of Mauritius
Mitchell Haas, DC, MA University of Western States, USA
Andrew D. Halpner, PhD Douglas Laboratories, USA
Gary Hoff, DO Des Moines University, USA
Randolph M. Howes, MD, PhD Johns Hopkins Hospital, USA
Merrijoy Kelner University of Toronto, Canada
Kathi J. Kemper, MD, MPH Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
Qisheng Li National Institutes of Health, USA
Chenghai Liu Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China
Tieraona Low Dog, MD Professor Emeritus, University of Arizona College of Medicine, USA
Laurie Mischley, ND Bastyr University, USA
Gerard E. Mullin Johns Hopkins Hospital, USA
Delvac Oceandy University of Manchester, UK
Kenneth R. Pelletier University of Arizona School of Medicine, USA
Karen Pilkington, PhD University of Westminster
Todd D. Porter, PhD University of Kentucky, USA
Bashar Saad, PhD Al-Qasemi Academic College, Israel
Zahoor Shah University of Toledo, College of Pharmacy, USA
Rakesh Sharma Florida State University, USA
Paul D. Terry, PhD, MPH University of Tennessee, USA
Gail Tudor, PhD Husson University, USA
Guo-qing Zheng, PhD, MD Wenzhou Medical College, Wenzhou, China
Former Editors-in-Chief
Bruce Buehler University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
Roger A. Brumback, MD  
Carolyn Chambers Clark, EdD, RN, ARNP, FAAN  
Susan Gaylord, PhD The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Rena J. Gordon, PhD  
Jonathan Zeuss, MD  
  • Alt-HealthWatch - Ebsco
  • Applied Social Sciences Index & Abstracts (ASSIA)
  • Clarivate Analytics: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • EBSCOhost: Allied and Complementary Medicine Database
  • EBSCOhost: Current Abstracts
  • InfoTrac (full text)
  • Ovid: Allied and Complementary Medicine Database
  • PubMed: MEDLINE

Manuscript submission guidelines can be accessed on Sage Journals.