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International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy is a bi-monthly, peer-reviewed journal publishing topics in the broad field of clinical pharmacy and related subjects.

  • Affiliated with the European Society of Clinical Pharmacy (ESCP).
  • Publishes original research, reviews, short research reports, commentaries, ESCP best practice papers, letters and editorials.
  • Is one of several journals in comportment with the Granada Statements, publishing high-quality, peer-reviewed content in health services research specifically as it relates to some aspect of the medication use process.
  • Was previously known as Pharmacy World & Science until 2010.
  • 98% of authors who participated in a survey reported likely publishing in the journal again.

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  • Derek Stewart
Journal Impact Factor
2.6 (2023)
5-year Journal Impact Factor
2.4 (2023)
Submission to first decision (median)
3 days
688,854 (2023)

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  • Call for papers: Special Issue on “Artificial Intelligence and related Innovative Technologies in Clinical Pharmacy Practice and Research”

    We welcome contributions from all disciplines to our Special Issue on Artificial Intelligence and related Innovative Technologies in Clinical Pharmacy Practice and Research, which is both timely and relevant considering rapid developments in the area of AI and potential impact on clinical pharmacy practice and research. Submissions should be aligned to the broad field of clinical pharmacy practice, in relation to AI and related Innovative Technologies, and within the scope of the journal.

    Deadline for manuscript submission: 31 January 2025.

    Planned date of publication: Summer 2025.

  • IJCP publishes the ‘Granada statements’.

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    As has occurred in other health care areas (i.e., medicine and nursing), a group of clinical and social pharmacy practice journal editors gathered in Granada, Spain to discuss how journals could contribute to strengthening pharmacy practice as a discipline.

    The result of that meeting was compiled in these Granada Statements, which comprise 18 recommendations gathered into six topics...

  • Best Paper and Best Reviewer 2023

    We are delighted to announce the awards for the Best Paper and Best Reviewer for 2023.

    The winners will receive a certificate in the name of Foppe van Mil, the founding editor of the journal.

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