Print ISSN: 2538-3272 Online ISSN: 2538-3272

About the Journal

Bioethics and Health Law Journal (BHL), which benefits from an international editorial board, is published Quarterly by Medical Ethics and Law Research CenterShahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences. Contents include peer-reviewed research papers covering different aspects of bioethics and health law. This Journal accepts Original Papers, Review Articles, Systematic Review Articles, Case Reports, Short Communications and Letters to the Editor. This journal publishes articles on Bioethics, Health Law, Medical Ethics, Research Ethics, Nursing Ethics, Midwifery Ethics, Patients' Rights, Nursing Rights, Pharmaceutical Rights, Intellectual Property Rights in the Medicine and Pharmaceutical Fields, Psychiatric Rights, Biotechnology Rights and related topics. This journal adheres to all recommendations and guidelines of International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

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Journal Info

PublisherSBMU Journals and Sina Bioethics and Health Law Research Center 

Chairperson: Mahmoud Abbasi, Associate Professor of Health law and Bioethics, Medical Ethics and Law Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

Editor-in-Chief: Seyyed Mostafa Mohaghegh Damad, Professor of law,  Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran.

Scientific Editor: Majid Taheri, PhD in Medical Sociology and Health Policy, Medical Ethics and Law Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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Distribution: International

Bioethics and Health Law Journal (BHL), which benefits from an international editorial board, is published Quarterly by Medical Ethics and Law Research CenterShahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences. Contents include peer-reviewed research papers covering different aspects of bioethics and health law. This Journal accepts Original Papers, Review Articles, Systematic Review Articles, Case Reports, Short Communications and Letters to the Editor. This journal publishes articles on Bioethics, Health Law, Medical Ethics, Research Ethics, Nursing Ethics, Midwifery Ethics, Patients' Rights, Nursing Rights, Pharmaceutical Rights, Intellectual Property Rights in the Medicine and Pharmaceutical Fields, Psychiatric Rights, Biotechnology Rights and related topics. This journal adheres to all recommendations and guidelines of International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
Online Submission:
 
Before submitting your article, please read the instructions and templates, doing so will ensure rapid and efficient publication of your manuscript
Articles can be submitted electronically from https://journals.sbmu.ac.ir/index.php/bhl/submission/wizard.
This is an online manuscript processing system which allows submission of articles with tracking of its progress till proof stage.
One is required to register as a new author – the process being a simple self-explanatory two stage process. Link for new author registration is available from the home page (https://journals.sbmu.ac.ir/index.php/bhl/submission/wizard).
If article is submitted electronically, there is no need to send a hard copy.

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Publishers:

  • Medical Ethics and Law Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Sina Bioethics and Health Law Research Center