Canadian Journal of Clinical Nutrition

Mostafa I. Waly, MSc, MPH, PhD
Yahya Al-Farsi, MD, MPH, Dr.PH
Format: Online
Periodicity: Two issues per year
Frequency: January, June
Review: Double Blinded Peer Review

Publisher: Global Science Heritage

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Journal Information:

Journal Name & Abbreviation: The Canadian Journal of Clinical Nutrition (CJCN)

ISSN: 1927-8942 (Print Edition), ISSN 1927-8950 (Online Edition)

NLM Catalog ID at PubMed: 101671427

Frequency: Two Issues / Year

Digital Object Identifiers (DOI): 10.14206/canad.j.clin.nutr

Peer-review model: Double blind peer review model

Digital Archiving: Journal Repository (JR)

Aim and Scope:

This an independent international journal and has no connection with any scholarly society or association or any specific geographic location or any country (like Canada, USA, UK, Germany, etc). The Canadian Journal of Clinical Nutrition (CJCN) is an international open access journal and privately owned by the Global Science Heritage, a registered publisher by the Library and Archives/Government of Canada (, Business License Number: 220080600.

CJCN is a multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed , and semiannual scientific journal that covers topics relevant to food science, nutrition and different aspects of science disciplines in relation to human health. All papers of original research using animal models, cell culture systems, nutritional surveys and human subjects are welcomed.  All papers submitted to CJCN will be peer-reviewed, and accepted on the understanding that they are subjected to statistical and editorial revision as deemed necessary, including abridgment of the text and omission of tables or graphs.

The journal complies the terms and conditions stated in the Creative Common Attribution-Non Commercial Public License 4.0. Authors of the articles are granted the privileges stated in the public license and the terms and conditions can be accessed via Creative Common License Link Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International.

Abstracting / Indexing:

All published articles of the CJCN are abstracted/indexed in:

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CJCN Publishes:

  • Research Articles
  • Case Reports
  • Hypothesis Articles
  • Review Articles
  • Proceedings of Conferences

Open Access Policy: 

Open access permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, providing that the published article is properly cited. Global Science Heritage publisher is delighted to offer online availability to Canadian Journal of Clinical Nutrition (CJCN) articles after publication, enabling with the rights to use these articles fully in the digital technology. All published articles at the CJCN, will be universally and freely accessible via the Internet in an easily readable and printable format. The Global Science Heritage publisher strongly believes that research information and results should be shared often among the researchers so that it leads to future research through wide use of its results.

The asset of the open access policy are to:

  1. Increase visibility for research output
  2. Provide unrestricted access to use the published information
  3. Enrich education for the readers in all nations
  4.  Provide global dissemination of the published articles


The journal actively checks for plagiarism, and the authors are not allowed to utilize verbatim text of previously published papers or manuscripts submitted elsewhere. We define plagiarism as a case in which a paper reproduces another work with at least 20 % similarity and without citation. We accept all terms and conditions of COPE about plagiarism and in case, any attempt of plagiarism is brought to our attention accompanied with convincing evidence, we act based on flowcharts and workflows determined in COPE.

Copyright Notice: 

You hereby warrant that “This article is an original work, has not been published before and is not being considered for publication elsewhere in its final form either in printed or electronic form”. Your Article will not be published unless a Copyright Assignment Form has been signed and received by CJCN. To download the Copyright form please click on: Copyright Form

Privacy Statement: 

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.

Editorial Office E-mail:

Postal Address:

21 Main Street North, P.O.Box 173, Markham, Ontario L3P 3J7, Toronto, Canada