PPA News

Posted by: Matthew Helms on May 22, 2017

PPAG is pleased to announce that the Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics (JPPT) has been accepted into Scopus (https://www.elsevier.com/solutions/scopus). This is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature including both scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Currently counting 22,794 peer-reviewed journals that delivers a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities.

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