The Executive Committee of the Medical & Dental Consultants Association of the Niger Delta University Teaching Hospital Chapter in their commitment to ensure the rejuvenation of the Niger Delta Medical Journal has appointed a new Editorial Team. The work-plan of the Editorial Team has been approved by executive action of the Chairman who attended the inaugural meeting on Thursday the 6th April 2017.
The work-plan included registration of the Niger Delta Medical journal website, obtaining of ISSN number for both the print and online versions of the journal and aiming to publish quarterly. Approval was also given to a vibrant International Editorial Board co-chaired by Emeritus Professor Kelsey A Harrison & Emeritus Professor Nimi D Briggs.
The journal will be registered with COPE and maintain its editorial standards.
It aims to be the premier media for dissemination of medical research in the Niger Delta region, marred considerably by the effects of crude oil in all its ramifications.