Asian Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine
EDITOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Editors are requested to assign the peer reviewers to the articles received from the editorial office. Articles are assigned based on the research interest of the editors. If the editors are busy with the other commitments, they can directly inform to the editorial office which enables us to assign the same article to other editors having similar research interest.
Timely contribution of the articles/ editorials/ short communications for upholding the issues constantly in the journal.
Encouraging the submission of the quality articles by recruiting authors or referring colleagues.
To determine the quality of the article once it is received from the editorial office.
Timely response to the editorial office to complete the review process within the provided timeline.
Editors need to ensure the protection of individual data and maintain confidentiality. While considering case reports and patient. Photographs, it is always suggested to obtain informed consent in written format.
Editors, my act as peer reviewers if needed.
For the review process:2-3 peer reviewers should review the manuscript, as per editor discretion. Editors, will determine minor revision, major revision, rejection or, acceptance of the manuscript, based on the evaluation of the 2-3 peer reviewers. Editors will recommend a final rejection or acceptance to The Founder Editor-in-Chief.