Privacy Policy

Who are we?

Any reference to Oman Medical Journal (“us”, “we”, or “our”) is to Oman Medical Specialty Board (OMSB). Oman Medical Specialty Board operates the website We purport to engage and inform doctors, researchers, and other healthcare professionals by publishing an extensive range of peer-reviewed articles in various medical disciplines.

Our privacy commitment

We consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy statement describes in detail the types of personal information collected and recorded by and how we use it. We do not collect any personal information of users accessing the website unless the user chooses willingly to provide such information. If the user chooses to do that, OMJ/OMSB shall use such information only to process his/her request or subscription. By using this website, the user approves and accepts these privacy terms and conditions. What personal information do we collect, store, and use and how do we collect this? We collect the information that you provide in filling the subscription form on our website. Like many other websites, makes use of log files as well. These files merely logs visitors to the site - usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting service’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks.

Any personal information provided in filling up forms from our website is extremely confidential; it will not be shared to any third party without prior notice or permission from you.

Why do we collect this information and what do we use it for?

We collect this information to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. We also collect, store, and use this information to monitor how people use our website and to observe any unauthorized use of the website. We take all the necessary and appropriate measures to protect our website against any loss, abuse, or change of information available. We may also use the information we collect to update you of any changes on our website and to inform you about the latest issue that has been released.

How long do we keep the information we collect?

We keep the information you provide as long as necessary to fulfil our obligation to you during your subscription, unless you, otherwise, notify us to unsubscribe or discontinue your subscription to our journal.


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Online Privacy Policy Only

This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.


By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms. For more information Please feel free to contact us on the detail below if you have any concern or issue in relation to our privacy policy

Oman Medical Journal
Oman Medical Specialty Board
P.O. Box 1948, PC 130
Al Azaiba, Muscat
Sultanate of Oman
Tel. no.: +968 2418 1050/1082/1150