Publications and information resources

Manila Declaration on the Availability and Use of Health Research Information In And For Low-and-Middle-Income Countries in the Asia Pacific Region

We, the participants in the Joint Meeting of the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors (APAME), the Index Medicus of the South-East Asia Region (IMSEAR), and the Western Pacific Region Index Medicus (WPRIM) held in Manila from 24 to 26 August 2015, in conjunction with the COHRED Global Forum on Research and Innovation for Health held in Manila from 24-27 August 2015, drawing on Pre-Forum Discussions on HIFA from 20 July to 24 August 2015 .....

Tokyo Declaration on Research Integrity and Ethical Publication in Science and Medicine in the Asia Pacific Region

We, the participants in the Joint Meeting of the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors (APAME), the Index Medicus for the South-East Asia Region (IMSEAR) and the Western Pacific Region Index Medicus (WPRIM) held in Tokyo from 2 to 4 August 2013; Considering that overwhelming data in science and medicine may differ in their reliability and that quality control is important for compiling scientific and health information .....

Kuala Lumpur Declaration on Promotion of Scholarly Writing Skills and Standards in the Asia Pacific Region

We, the participants in the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors (APAME) Convention 2012, gathered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, from 31 August to 3 September 2012; Considering that scholarly, scientific and technical health information is an invaluable resource for universal health promotion and policy development, disease prevention, diagnosis and treatment, habilitation and rehabilitation, support and palliation; ...

Singapore Declaration on Equitable Access to Health Information in the Western Pacific Region

We, the participants in the Joint Meeting of the Asia Pacific Association of Medical Journal Editors (APAME) and the Western Pacific Region Index Medicus (WPRIM) held in Singapore from November 4 to 5, 2009: Considering that quality scientific and technical health information is essential for health policy makers, healthcare providers and health researchers to develop, improve, and implement efficient and effective healthcare systems and services....


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