The Journal of the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa seeks to facilitate interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary dialogue and collaboration among healthcare professionals and researchers across different specialities and fields. The journal prioritises contributions, particularly emphasising the Southern African and African context while welcoming contributions from other regions. The Journal of the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa promotes human rights, social justice, and non-discrimination in medicine, dentistry, and healthcare. View our Editorial Team.

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Family medicine as a discipline in South Africa: Historical perspectives  
Indiran Govender, Olufemi Omole
01 December 2023


Internal medicine in South Africa: A historical and contemporary overview  
Somasundram Pillay
30 November 2023


The future of equitable science publishing  
Sam Nightingale
28 November 2023


Navigating uncharted waters: Challenges and opportunities  
Soraya Seedat
17 October 2023
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Event: Open Access Week 2023 - Embracing community over commercialisation


AOSIS is celebrating Open Access Week 2023! This year’s theme, ‘Community over Commercialisation’, aligns with our mission to democratise scholarly knowledge. We’ve curated three articles on open access  for you, please select each heading to read the full article:
1. Open access: A bridge to public interest amid commercialisation
2. Community over commercialisation: Combating knowledge monopolies in scholarly publishing
3. Knowledge for all: The rise and impact of open publishing platforms
By reading these articles, you’ll expand your horizons and deepen your understanding of the open access landscape.

Posted: 2023-10-23

Event: Experience the excitement of AOSIS Laureatus Awards 2023: Videos now available for viewing!


We are pleased to announce that the AOSIS Laureatus Awards 2023 videos are ready for viewing. This year’s awards, divided into three videos, is hosted by AOSIS’ Executive Chairman, Dr Pierre de Villiers, and our Chief Executive Officer, Cecile de Villiers. The three award categories are the Journal Indexing Awards, Journal Article Citations Awards, and the Book Downloads Awards. We invite you to join us to recognise the remarkable achievements of our editors and authors at the AOSIS Laureatus Awards (click here). We eagerly anticipate observing the remarkable accomplishments that our editors and authors will achieve this year.

Posted: 2023-10-26

Vlog: Meet the Editor-in-Chief


Watch as Professor Soraya Seedat, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa, shares a bit about herself and how she became involved in this field of study. She also shares her vision for the journal and what types of articles will be accepted for the publication. Watch the full interview here: https://bit.ly/3YxtOqx

Posted: 2023-08-14

Vlog: Online Resource & News Portal - Department of Health, Republic of South Africa

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Posted: 2023-06-29
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