Journal of Integrated Community Health is an official publication from Department of Tahaffuzi wa Samaji Tib (Preventive & Social Medicne), Faculty of Unani Medicine, Aligarh Muslim University. The Journal of Integrated Community Health (JICH) has Print ISSN 2319 - 9113 and will be assigned with online ISSN as well. This Journal will be published by Advanced Research Publication online quarterly and printed biannually. It is a peer review and an open access Journal.
The Journal publishes research papers, review papers, case studies, original articles of all the systems of medicine practiced in the world especially in the South East Asian viz. Unani, Ayurveda, Siddha, Naturopathy, Homeopathy, Allopathy, Chinese, Tibetan Medicine etc. The key lure of journal is the publication of epidemiological research studies, observational studies in community health, emerging and innovative trends in the sustainable healthcare, history of community health and many more unexplored important areas.
Integrated Medicine couples the latest scientific advances with the most profound insights of ancient healing systems, giving the best ways to preserve health, increase longevity and speed recovery from illness. It is a revolutionary approach to healing people — not just treating diseases — using the unique tool called person-centered diagnosis. It emphasizes the therapeutic relationship and makes use of all appropriate therapies, both conventional and alternative. Integrated community medicine is an emerging area of interest for researchers of all the systems of medicines working on community health.
The Journal assures to publish the work of those unsung heroes of their respective fields who are no big names (presently) but have the potential to be and who can be the torch bearer of the future. Most of you might be aware that publishing a journal is not so easy rather it is a herculean task. It necessitate moral support, suggestion and criticism of the friends, colleagues,, well wishers, and contributors. It is my duty to assure that the transparency and good communication will be an extra merit of this journal.