Focus and Scope

The aim of "International Clinical Neuroscience Journal (ICNJ)" is to increase knowledge, stimulate research in the field of neurology and promote better management of patients with neurological disorders. To achieve this goal, the journalis devoted to rapid publication of original research works which are of great interest to the broad community of neuroscientists. Manuscripts in all areas of neuroscienceincluding molecular, cellular, developmental, systems, behavioral and cognitive, and related fields will be considered for publication. This journal is a peer-reviewed primary research journal of Functional Neurosurgery Research Center, affiliated to Shahid Beheshti University Of Medical Sciences.



The journal supports the following types of articles:

  • Editorial
  • Original article
  • Review article
  • Systematic review / Meta-analysis
  • Brief report
  • Case-report
  • Letter to the editor
  • Correction


Neuroscience Educational Papers

  • Journal club
  • Imaging based learning points
  • Ethical aspects in neuroscience
  • Case based learning points

Publication Frequency

 International Clinical Neuroscience Journal is a quarterly manuscript affiliated with the Functional Neurosurgery Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, which publishes at the end of each Iranian season (May, August, November, and February). Since 2022, ICNJ has been published continuously instead of quarterly.

Its first number is published in August 2014.

Article Publishing Charge

There is no publishing charge in this journal. 


This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...