Dermatology Practical & Conceptual is the official journal of the International Dermoscopy Society.

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual is an international peer-reviewed, PubMed-indexed, Open Access journal that publishes articles covering practical and conceptual aspects in the field of dermatology. There are no submission fees and no page charges for submissions to the journal.

After a long and uphill run - DPCJ has finally earned its well-deserved 1.926 IF!

We are extremely proud of this amazing result that is the result of effective, long-lasting, and high-quality teamwork.  An enormous thank you goes to all the people, colleagues, and friends involved in this magnificent endeavor, including the previous editors in chief, our editorial staff, section editors, review editors, and authors. We are grateful for the continuous commitment, astonishing high-quality work, and efforts dedicated to DPCJ - thank you for committing to this shared mission!

This outstanding accomplishment results from the true dedication, excellent work, and commitment to our journal - we are proud to have had the chance to lead the boat until this milestone. There is a lot of work to do, before digging into it, let's take a moment to celebrate and enjoy the feeling of being in the premier league!

To all of you, a massive Thank You.

Giuseppe Argenziano, MD

Aimilios Lallas, MD
Deputy Editor

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