About the Journal

The Journal of Clinical Imaging Science is an open access peer-reviewed International journal committed to publishing high-quality articles in the field of imaging science. The journal aims to present imaging science and relevant clinical information in an understandable and useful format.


Our audience includes radiologists, researchers, clinicians, medical professionals and students.

Review process

JCIS has a highly rigorous peer-review process that makes sure articles are scientifically accurate, relevant, novel and important Authors disclose all affiliations to financial associations and the published content is not influenced in anyway by these associations.

Editorial team

The editorial board comprises a panel of international experts covering breast imaging, chest imaging, emergency radiology, musculoskeletal radiology, nuclear medicine, Ultrasound imaging, gastrointestinal radiology, pediatric radiology, genitourinary radiology, neuroradiology, and interventional radiology. Our editorial board members provide their expertise and guidance in shaping the content and direction of the journal.


It is a multidisciplinary journal that covers all clinical and diagnostic aspects of imaging including:

  • Breast imaging
  • Cardiopulmonary imaging
  • Efficacy, education and administration related to imaging
  • General and emergency radiology
  • Gastrointestinal imaging
  • Genitourinary and gynecologic imaging
  • Musculoskeletal imaging
  • Neuroradiology
  • Head and neck Imaging
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Pediatric imaging
  • Fetal imaging
  • Vascular and interventional radiology
  • Ultrasound

Facts about the journal

This journal is read in 211 countries around the globe serving 11,037 major cities. In the Year 2015, the journal had 282,503 page views with 83% being returning customers and 17% being new customers (first time visitors). Journal has 54.15% male readers and 45.85% female readers. The journal has around 2300 reviewers. Time taken from the acceptance of the article to its publication is 10 days. The majority of our submissions come from USA, India, UK, South Korea, Canada, Australia, Turkey and Egypt.

Total articles downloaded from our site were 625,289.

About the Editor

Vikram Dogra. MD, FAIUM, FSAR, FSRU, FESUR is Editor in Chief of Journal of Clinical Imaging Science

Editor in Chief

Vikram Dogra, MD currently serves as a Professor of Radiology, Urology and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Rochester, NY, USA and an Affiliate Professor at Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester NY. He is also Associate chair for education and Research and Director of Ultrasound. He is board certified in diagnostic Radiology by the American board of radiology and fellowship trained in cross-sectional imaging. His imaging experience spans 29 years. His scientific interests include GU radiology and Ultrasound.

Dr. Dogra has received more than 35 awards including Laurence A. Mack Research Award from the society of Radiologists in Ultrasound (SRU) for original research work and Dr. Diwan Chand Aggarwal Memorial Oration Award, presented by Indian Radiological and Imaging Association. He has also received awards for teaching and promoting Radiology across the globe.

Dr. Dogra is a consulting editor to Ultrasound clinics, published by Elsevier science and also its founder member. He is currently on the editorial board of Ultrasound Quarterly, journal published by Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound. He has served on the editorial board of Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM), a publication of AIUM. He has been invited eight times to be Guest editor for Radiology Clinics of North America and Ultrasound clinics.

Dr. Dogra has published 160 peer reviewed scientific papers and 34 book chapters. Dr.Dogra has 219 scientific national and international presentations to his credit. He is a very sought after speaker at the national and international level. He has trained hundreds of radiology residents and many fellows in radiology. He has delivered 85 international lectures in various countries, including China, England, Egypt, Uganda, India, Turkey, Mexico and Chile. He has 51 visiting professorships to his credit. At the national level (USA) he has delivered 83 lectures. He has mentored many residents, fellows and junior faculty members.

Editor in Chief

Dr. Dogra has eight textbooks in Radiology to his credit including Ultrasound Secrets published by Elsevier Science, ISBN 1-56053-594-6.and An atlas of “Ultrasound Guided Procedures”. Thieme Publishers, NY, USA. ISBN: 9781604061703. His latest book publication is Genitourinary Radiology: Male Genital Tract, Adrenal and Retroperitoneum: The Pathologic Basis. Springer-Verlag, London Limited. Publication Date: 2013 | ISBN978-1-4471-4898-2 Edition: 2012 Dr.Dogra is Fellow of American institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (FAIUM), Society of radiologists in Ultrasound (FSRU), Society of abdominal radiology (FSAR) and European society of Genito-urinary radiology (FESUR).

He is has served and/or still serving on many national and international committees as a member or a chair of the committee, including RSNA, ARRS, AIUM and SRU to name the few.

He has been part of/ or received 20 National grants for his research in Photo acoustic imaging and other research interests.

He currently holds two patents in his name in photo acoustic imaging and Robotically controlled hemostasis.

Plagiarism Policy

We have plagiarism check available on our Editors and Reviewer’s panel in the manuscript management system. We encourage our editors and reviewers to use the plagiarism check. Any manuscript with plagiarism will be rejected immediately.

Archival Policy

We use PORTICO for our third party repository for all articles published with us. All our articles are assigned a DOI number. We are members of https://crossref.org

Open Access Publication and Creative Commons Licensing

This is an open access journal, and articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-Share Alike 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as appropriate credit is given and the new creations are licensed under the identical terms.


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