Kirkuk Journal of Medical Sciences is a new title for the Journal of Kırkuk Medıcal College. This journal is a global, scientific, and open access journal that publishes two times a year by the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Kirkuk.  We are using iThenticate to prevent plagiarism and to ensure the originality of our submitted manuscripts. A double-blind peer-reviewing system is also used to assure the quality of the publication. The journal publishes original articles, review papers, and case reports in the fields of medical sciences. The journal is not financially supported by any governmental or non-governmental organization.