EPMA Journal

Springer Nature

ISSN: 1878-5077 (Print) 1878-5085 (Online)


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. Since 2017 EPMA J. is indexed in SCIE by Clarivate Analytics (former “Thomson Reuters”) – see the “Master List” of journals here:


Impact factor 2017 will be released by Clarivate Analytics in June 2018. The preliminary IF > 3 has been calculated. Accordingly, EPMA J. is one of the top journals in the category “health policy”: 




Olga Golubnitschaja, Dr. Professor, E-mail: olga.golubnitschaja@ukbonn.de

Department of Radiology, Medical Faculty of Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University in Bonn, Germany. Dr. Golubnitschaja holds appointments at the rank of Professor, at several European Universities and in International Programmes for Personalised Medicine being the author of more than 400 international publications in the field. Awards: National & International Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation; Highest Prize in Medicine and Eiselsberg-Prize in Austria. She acts as Secretary-General of the “European Association for Predictive, Preventive & Personalised Medicine” (EPMA, over 50 countries worldwide, www.epmanet.eu), Book Series Editor “Advances in Predictive, Preventive & Personalised Medicine”, Springer Nature; European Representative in the EDR-Network at the NIH / NCI, http://edrn.nci.nih.gov/; Evaluator of projects dedicated to personalised medicine at the EU-Commission in Brussels and NIH/NCI, Washington D.C., USA as well as Foundations and National Ministries of Health in several European countries.


Website: https://link.springer.com/journal/13167