About the Journal
Focus and Scope
The Journal aims to elevate the professional ability of dental surgeons by making available to them dental literature, presenting the latest developments and opinions in dentistry, adding educational value to clinicians as well as postgraduate students.
The Journal of Pierre Fauchard Academy is the official peer reviewed journal of Pierre Fauchard Academy - India Section and is published quarterly (March, June, September and December). The Journal publishes original basic/research articles, short communication, and case reports.
Peer Review Process
All the manuscripts submitted to JPFA will be subjected to double blinded peer review process;
The manuscript will be reviewed by two suitable experts in respective subject area. The reports of both the reviewers will be considered while deciding on acceptance/revision or rejection of a manuscript. Editor-In-Chief will make the final decision, based on reviewer's comments. EIC can ask the one or more advisory board members for their suggestions upon a manuscript, before making the final decision. Associate editor and review editors provide the administrative support to maintain the integrity of peer review process. In case, authors challenge editor's negative decision with suitable arguments, the manuscript can be sent to one more reviewer and the final decision will be made based upon his recommendations.