About the Journal

Journal Information
Journal title: Pakistan Armed Forces Medical Journal
Abbreviated title:
Pak. Armed Forces Med. J.
Alias: PAFMJ
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN):
Online: 2411-8842  Print : 0030-9648
Licensing Information:
The Pakistan Armed Forces Medical Journal is an open access journal and follows "CC BY NC creative commons" licensing https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/.

Principal Contact
Prof Khadija Qamar
Editor, Pakistan Armed Forces Medical Journal
Phone: +92 51 513 6733
Email: editor@pafmj.org

Support Contact
Phone: +92 51 513 6733
Email: support@pafmj.org

Offical Contact
Phone: +92 51 513 6733
Email: pafmj@pafmj.org

PAFMJ office C/O Army Medical College, Abid Majeed Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Army Medical College, Abid Majeed Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Phone: +92 51 5517613
Email: info@amcollege.edu.pk

Publication Timelines

PAFMJ is a Bi – monthly medical journal. Timelines for print and online publications are as under: -

Issue Month Date
1 Jan, Feb 28th Feb
2 Mar, April 30th Apr
3 May, June 30th Jun
4 July, Aug 31st Aug
5 Sep, Oct 31st Oct
6 Nov, Dec 31st Dec

Processing /Publication Fee

The processing fee of Rs. 2000/- (non-refundable) is to be paid at the time of submission of the article through Online Transfer , Bank Deposit in the favor of PAFMJ-AMC account also share payment proof to this email (pafmj@pafmj.org). It is further intimated that AMC/ADC officers have to pay Rs. 5000/- and the Civil authors` will have to pay Rs. 10000/- as publication charges/fee, if the article is accepted for publication. The publication charges for case report and short communication will be half of the above charges. Research Protocol will be published with the same publication charges as that of case report. (Payable before issuance of acceptance letter).

Account Details 

Recipient Name: PAFMJ-AMC
Bank Name: HBL Bank
Bank Account Number: PK10HABB 00 24597000012201
Swift Code: HABB 00
Postal Code – 46000

Fast Track Charges for Acceptance Manuscript:

  • Submission Charges: Rs. 3000/- (non-refundable)
  • Publication Charges (at the time of issuance of acceptance letter): Rs 20000/- (for all categories)

For Overseas:

  • Submission Charges: USD 10$/-(non-refundable)
    Publication Charges : USD 50$/-(at the time of accept submission)

Note: The publication fee will not be refunded if the author withdraws the article after the acceptance letter has been issued.

Revenue sources

The sources of revenue include the author fees and subscriptions from institutions & individuals.

Recognition: The journal is recognised by Higher Education Commission (HEC) and PM&DC

Indexing & Abstracting Information


Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)


Index Copernicus

Index Medicus for the Eastern Mediterranean Region (IMEMR)

Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Centre (PASTIC)

Directory of Open Access Scholary Resources (ROAD)


German Union Catalogue of Serials (ZDB)


Système Universitaire de Documentation (SUDOC)

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