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For Authors

This journal is no longer accepting submissions.  For questions or more information, contact the Publisher.

Network and Systems Medicine is a journal of broad interest that has been launched to overcome unnecessary barriers to the immediate availability and use of research.

Benefits of publishing in Network and Systems Medicine:

  • High visibility, immediate and unrestricted online access to published articles
  • Rigorous peer review
  • Easy compliance with open access mandates
  • Authors retain copyright 
  • Highly indexed – citation tracking and inclusion in bibliographic databases
  • Targeted email marketing 

The article publication charge (APC) for Network and Systems Medicine is $2,000.00 USD for accepted articles.


Copyright and Licensing 
Network and Systems Medicine publishes articles under the liberal CC-BY license. This means that articles can be freely redistributed and reused by the author and others as long as the article is properly cited. Published articles in Network and Systems Medicine can be deposited immediately into an online repository or social network without an embargo. Network and Systems Medicine articles can be emailed to colleagues, printed, archived in a collection, included in course-packs, and distributed without restrictions. Please read the full Creative Commons license for further information.


APC waiver requests are handled on an individual basis.  Authors may contact us directly at to discuss a fee reduction or waiver.


Open Access optional APC (Article Processing Charge) - $3,200 USD

Any fees collected, or payments associated with a submitted and/or published paper that is subsequently withdrawn and/or retracted for any reason, are non-refundable.

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.

Society Affiliation

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Collaborative partners with:

European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST), Action CA15120 OpenMultiMed, and Italian Association for Systems Medicine and Healthcare (ASSIMSS)