Journals published by MDPI are fully open access. The information published in these journals is made freely available to the public. Open access journals are funded and produced using article processing charges (APC). For WFSM the APC is provided by the submitting author. Author's affiliated with WFSM will receive a 10% discount on the APC.
To learn more about MDPI's open access policy, follow this link. MDPI is an organisational acronym used by two related organisations, Molecular Diversity Preservation International and Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
Wake Forest School of Medicine is currently a member of the institutional open access program (IOAP) with . IOAP has the following advantages for the institution and its members:
• Authors affiliated with WFSM will receive a 10% discount on the APC.
• The institution is granted free access to the MDPI submission system and can receive free alerts of new submissions to MDPI journals.
• Authors will be invoiced directly. *WFSM does not currently have a funding system to support open access publishing.
Here you can find more information about article processing charges (APC).
Note: When submitting a paper to MDPI's IOAP, the author should use their institutional email account (@wakehealth.edu) as well as choose the corresponding institution (Wake Forest School of Medicine). Then the ten percent discount will be released.
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