Sudan Journal of Medical Sciences (SJMS) is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal devoted to publishing high-quality original papers in clinical medicine and basic sciences. SJMS publishes the following article types: original research articles, review articles, case reports, letters to the Editor, short communications, and commentaries.

SJMS aims to improve clinical care, guide further research in Sudan, and help in the solution of health challenges that face Sudan and the regional area. It provides national, regional and international forum for encouraging interdisciplinary discussions and contributing to the advancement of medicine, benefiting readers and authors by accelerating the dissemination of research information and providing maximum access to scholarly communication.

The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Omdurman Islamic University, Sudan, covers the cost of publication on behalf of authors upon acceptance of their articles and supports the journal. SJMS was founded in 2006 and is published every three months since then.