Aims and Scope

The Journal of Pharmacovigilance and Drug Research (JPADR) is the official publication of the Global Pharmacovigilance Society. This is an international, open access, and peer-reviewed scientific journal. It focuses on pharmacovigilance studies and their associated topics such as adverse drug reaction, drug clinical trials, drug effectiveness and efficacy, drugs risk management, as well as all aspects related to the safe use of drugs.

Authors can submit manuscripts related to 

1. Pharmacovigilance

2. Materiovigilance/Technovigilance

3. Ecopharmacovigilance

4. Ayurvedic drugs safety

5. Pharmacology

6. Computer-aided drug design

7. Formulation of pharmaceutical research and development

8. Animal Study

9. Preclinical trials

10. Clinical trials

11. Biotechnology

12. Pharmacoepidemiology

13. Ergonomics

14. Newly identified drug

15. Haemovigilance

16.Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Pharmaceutical Drug Development

The JPADR is oriented to researchers, professors, students, and practitioners from both the pharmaceutical industry sector, as well as the wide range of health and medicine arenas. The journal’s objective is to establish a formal platform for communicating the research results on pharmacovigilance.

Ethical code

Before submitting an article for possible publication in the journal, we recommend that you read our code of ethics for authors.

Article Processing Charge (APC)

Publication in the JPADR is subject to APC, more information can be found here.

Publication Frequency

The journal has a quarterly frequency. Four issues are published a year that cover the periods January-March, April-June, July-September, and October-December.

Open access statement

The JPADR is loyal to open access, allowing any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles and to use them for any other lawful purpose. All the articles published in the journal have immediate free access from their publication date. We do not charge any fees for reading or downloading articles.


The published contents in the journal are archived in the CLOCKSS and LOCKSS systems.

License and copyright

Articles in the JPADR are published under the CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 License. This allows authors the reproduction of articles, free of charge, for non-commercial use only, and with the appropriate citation information. All authors publishing in the JPADR retain copyright over their work.

Society information

The Global Pharmacovigilance Society is composed of a team of pharmacovigilance professionals and leaders across the world aimed to protect patients from any serious adverse event following the administration of any drug. The objective of this society is to improve patient and drug safety. We discuss the strategies to strengthen the pharmacovigilance system. We tend to organize webinars, conferences, and camps to create awareness among the public for adverse drug reactions (ADR) reporting.