The Iranian Journal of Pediatrics is a peer-reviewed medical publication. The purpose of the Iranian Journal of Pediatrics is to increase knowledge, to stimulate research in all the fields of Pediatrics and to promote better management of pediatric patients. To achieve this goal, the journal publishes basic, biomedical and clinical investigations on prevalent diseases relevant to pediatrics. The journal also publishes interesting case reports, review articles, letters to editor and commentaries. Following categories are the main areas of the interest: Clinical management on subspecialties of pediatric fields, nutrition, epidemiology, child health and genetics. The Iranian Journal of Pediatrics is published quarterly by the Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Department of Pediatrics, in Farsi and English from 2007.