EPMA Journal is a journal of predictive, preventive and personalized medicine (PPPM). The journal provides expert viewpoints and research on medical innovations and advanced healthcare using predictive diagnostics, targeted preventive measures and personalized patient treatments. The journal is indexed by PubMed, Embase and Scopus.

  • The only journal in the field of predictive, preventive and personalized medicine (PPPM)
  • High visibility for your research
  • Official journal of the European Association for Predictive, Preventive & Personalised Medicine

Journal information

  • Olga Golubnitschaja
Publishing model
Hybrid (Transformative Journal). Learn about publishing Open Access with us

Journal metrics

6.543 (2020)
Impact factor
6.064 (2020)
Five year impact factor
13 days
Submission to first decision
68 days
Submission to acceptance
171,227 (2020)

Latest issue

Volume 12

Issue 2, June 2021

Predictive, Preventive and Personalised (3P) Medical Approach in Population Health: Life-style and Sleep Quality, Periodontal Health, Microbiome, Anti-cancer and Anti-COVID-19 Protection

Latest articles

Journal updates

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

  • 2020 Journal Metrics

    SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) measures weighted citations received by the journal. In 2020, the SJR for EPMA Journal is 1.177, placing it in the 1st quartile of the 'Health Policy' category, with particularly high level of international collaboration amongst researchers.

    Scopus CiteSore measures average citations received per document published. The 2020 CiteSore for EPMA Journal is 9.000. This ranks the journal as 5th in the 'Health Policy' category, within the 98th percentile.

    Source-Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) measures actual citations received relative to citations expected for the journal’s subject field. The 2020 SNIP for EPMA Journal is 1.422.

  • Q&A with the Editor in Chief

    In this Q&A, Prof Dr Olga Golubnitschaja, Editor-in-Chief, joins us to discuss the developments in the field of 3P medicine and the impact that the EPMA Journal has had over the last decade. 

    Prof Golubnitschaja also shares with us her latest research and thoughts on how 3PM will continue to develop in the coming years.

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  • Featured article: Making a complex dental care tailored to the person

    Oral cavity health is pivotal for prediction and prevention of associated pathologies. Inadequately provided oral health services in populations are caused by multi-factorial deficits. 

    In this study, researchers investigated a variety of factors to determine key parameters for patient stratification considering person-tailored approach in a complex dental care in the population. 

    Making a complex dental care tailored to the person
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