Journal of Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome


Editorial Policy


It is primarily for endocrinologists and internists who seek tailored information that they can adopt in their research and practice. However, the journal’s readership can be expanded to other positions: researchers who have access to recent clinical medicine of obesity, obesity-related diseases research topics, and detailed research methods; clinicians in the field who have access to new information and recent obesity care developments for their patients; medical teachers who have access to and can adopt various medical education data; allied health professionals, including nurses, who have access to recent information concerning the care of obesity and obesity-related metabolic disorders; medical health students who can learn about the recent trends in the field and read about interesting cases; policymakers who can to reflect on the article results and apply them in nationwide healthcare policies for obesity and obesity-related metabolic disorders; and the public who will read about the advancements in obesity and obesity-related metabolic diseases, increasing their knowledge and inspiring confidence in the endocrinologists and internists’ devotion to obesity.

Advertising Policies

The Journal of Obesity & Metabolic Syndrome does not accept any commercial product advertisements until policy changes otherwise.


The copyright of manuscripts that have been accepted for publication is transferred to the Korean Society for the Study of Obesity, and the authors of the article should sign the copyright transfer form. Copyright forms should be sent to the JOMES Editorial Office via fax (+82-2-364-0883), scanned and uploaded to the submission site, or sent via e-mail to The Korean Society for the Study of Obesity also follows the Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial License as an open-access journal.

  • Open Access

    This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License ( which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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March, 2024
Vol.33 No.1

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