Education in Medicine Journal

Education in Medicine Journal (doi:10.5959/eimj.issn21801932) is an open-access peer-review online journal. The main purpose of the journal is to publish quality articles and to disseminate essential information related to medical and allied health education. The journal covers areas, but not limited to, such as student development, faculty development, student assessment, teaching and learning, problem based learning, curriculum design and development, leadership and ethics, management and organization in medical and allied health education, medical student health and stress, allied health education, values/attitude/characters building, intergrating emotional intelligence/ spirituality in medical & allied health education, student selection/administration, interprofessional education, and scholarly teaching and scholarship of teaching.

From submission to publication, authors do not have to pay. Likewise, readers do not have to pay to read the published articles. ALL ARTICLES ARE FREELY AVAILABLE.

We aim to provide first decision within 12 weeks of submission and to publish within 6 months upon acceptance of submission.

Statement or opinion express in the Education in Medicine Journal reflect the view of author(s) and do not reflect the official policy of the journal unless it is clearly stated and specified.

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All published articles will be assigned DOI.

Instruction to author

Contributor are requested to submit their manuscript(s) through E-SUBMISSION. Please read carefully the author guide.

Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia



Official: Education in Medicine will be managed and published by a new publisher, USM Press



Starting from Jan 2016, Education in Medicine Journal will be published by USM Press. During the transitional period moving to a new publisher, all submission must be submitted through this website. Futher notice will be announced once the tranfer works are completely done. The transfer process is expected to complete by March 2016.

All you support and cooperation are very much appreciated. We apology for any difficulties occur during this tranfer period.

Posted: 2015-12-15

Official: The journal will publish 4 issues per year starting from 2013


Dear authors/readers,

We are delighted to inform that starting from 2013 the journal will publish 4 issues per year (quaterly) to cater more articles and to shorten duration of article publication upon acceptance. The issues will be published in March, June, September and December. We look forward to receive submissions from you.  Thank you.

Posted: 2012-09-30
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Current Issue

Vol 8, No 4 (2016): December Issue

Cover Page

Table of Contents


Twelve Lessons Learnt from the Pearl of the Indian Ocean PDF
Nurhanis Syazni Roslan, Muhamad Saiful Bahri Yusoff

Original Article

Impact of Undergraduate Research “Special Study Module (SSM)” on Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Students and Alumni PDF
Harlina Halizah Siraj, Abdus Salam, Jaarvis Verasingam, Syatirah Jani, Ling Chung Yuen, Gue Kay Lyn, Siti Nur Hafizzah Shafie, Mohamad Faez Mohamad
A Study of Learning Style Preferences among First Year Undergraduate Medical Students Using VARK Model PDF
Gayathri Balasubramaniam, Indhu K
Malaysian Occupational Therapists’ Perspective on Prayer Activity of Muslim Clients PDF
Muhammad Hibatullah Romli, Farahiyah Wan Yunus
Curricular Impact on Learning Approaches and Critical Thinking Skills of Medical Students PDF
Vasudha Devi, Asha Vashe, Raghavendra Rao, Reem Rachel Abraham, Vinod Pallath, Sharmila Torke
Knowledge of Blood Transfusion among Nurses at Hospital Pulau Pinang: Nursing Responsibilities and Patient Management Related to Transfusion Reactions PDF
Tuan Din Sharifah Azdiana, Abdul Rahim Nur Arzuar, Lim Elaine Siew Lee
Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice of Preconception Care among Women Attending Maternal Health Clinic in Kelantan PDF
Rosnani Kasim, Nani Draman, Azidah Abdul Kadir, Rosediani Muhamad

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