The Journal of Infection in Developing Countries: Announcements <p>A peer-reviewed open access medical journal, focusing on global health.</p> en-US Wed, 06 Jul 2022 21:45:10 +0100 OJS 60 News: JIDC New Impact Factor announced <p>Dear readers and authors, the JCR impact factors for 2011 have been released.<br><strong>We are pleased to announce that JIDC now has a 2 Years impact factor of 2.512</strong></p> <p>Congratulations to &nbsp;everybody<br><br>Thanks for the continuing interest in our work,<br><br>Salvatore Rubino, <em>JIDC Editor in Chief </em></p> Wed, 06 Jul 2022 21:45:10 +0100 Announcements: JIDC now supporting ORCID ID user profile integration <p>We are pleased to announce that the JIDC is now supporting user profile integration with your ORCID ID. Your data can be automatically filled when registering an account on this site.</p> <p>The JIDC collects your ORCID iD so we and the wider community can be confident that you are correctly identified and connected with your publication(s). This will ensure your connection to your full body of work stays with you throughout your career. <br>When you click the “Authorize” button in the ORCID popup, we will ask you to share your iD using an authenticated process—either by registering for an ORCID iD or, if you already have one, by signing into your ORCID account, then granting us permission to get your ORCID iD. We do this to ensure you are correctly identified and securely connecting to your ORCID iD.<br>Learn more in <a href="">What’s so special about signing in.</a><br>This journal will collect and display authenticated authors’ and coauthors’ iDs on the OJS profile and article page.</p> <p>What is ORCID?</p> <p>ORCID is an independent non-profit organization that provides a persistent identifier – an ORCID iD – that distinguishes you from other researchers and a mechanism for linking your research outputs and activities to your iD. ORCID is integrated into many systems used by publishers, funders, institutions, and other research-related services. Learn more at <a href=""></a>.</p> Tue, 12 Apr 2022 20:48:38 +0100 Announcements: Donate through JIDC to Support COVID-19 fight at Sassari University Hospital <p>Dear Colleagues and Friends,</p> <p>as you know during the past 12 years the Journal has been constantly working day by day to support researchers and Institutions around the world, mostly from low-income research settings, to facilitate the writing and publishing of their scientific findings.</p> <p>The Journal is a non profit organization strongly linked to Sassari University in Sardinia, Italy, operating on a voluntary basis and most of the staff members, founders and Editors are living and operating within Italian Institutions, bearing at this moment the enormous burden of fighting against the Coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak.</p> <p>Two days ago the representatives of the Chinese Community in Sassari gave the first donation to the University Hospital, which has been used to purchase a new piece of equipment to speed up the detection of positive cases.</p> <p>For these reasons the Editorial Board has decided to launch a Donation Campaign to raise money to be used immediately for the purchase of supplies and equipment to scale up research and clinical activities at Sassari University Hospital, where new positive cases are being detected every day.</p> <p>Please donate through the Journal homepage: clicking on Donate or contact us at</p> Mon, 16 Mar 2020 10:12:48 +0000 Announcements: Registration issues for users from countries with restricted internet access <p>At the moment, we have observed users connecting from countries with restricted internet access can't register on the journal site, getting an error stating "You must complete the validation check used to prevent spam submissions."</p> <p>We are aware of the problem, which is due to the state firewalls, preventing connections to certain Google servers, where the CAPTCHA system is hosted.</p> <p>In such case, <strong>interested users are encouraged to send an email</strong> to, containing their details, <strong>so we can manually add you to the site</strong>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:32:22 +0000 Announcements: Updated cookie and privacy policy Mon, 08 Jun 2015 11:12:33 +0100 News: JIDC new Impact Factor announced <p>Dear readers and authors, the JCR impact factors for 2011 have been released.<br /><strong>We are pleased to announce that JIDC now has an impact factor of 1.2</strong></p><p>Congratulations to everybody<br /> <br /> Thanks for the continuing interest in our work,<br /> <br /> Salvatore Rubino, <em>JIDC Editor in Chief </em></p> Wed, 04 Jul 2012 10:27:34 +0100