Supervised by China Association for Science and Technology and sponsored by Chinese Medical Association, Chinese Journal of Modern Nursing was firstly published in August, 1995. The journal was originally published as Modern Nursing . The journal joined Chinese Medical Association in January 2008, becoming one of the serial journals published by Chinese Medical Association, and renamed as Chinese Journal of Modern Nursing . The major columns include Reviews, Original Articles, Forum, Monographic Report, Lecture, Research Assembling, Summary, Management and Education, etc. Chinese Journal of Modern Nursing has established the publication idea of “taking readers as the center, taking markets as the guidance”, and emphasized the leading ideas of reader first, quality first and service first. Over 100 persons are selected as members of the editorial board from more than 1.4 millions of nursing persons. The impact factor and citation frequency are upgrading year after year. The authors’ covering is gradually widening, the advertisement and publishing are successfully conducted, and the integrated evaluation index has come into a state of gradually advancing. Chinese Journal of Modern Nursing was embodied into Certificate of Source Journal for Chinese Scientific and Technical Papers and Citations (Chinese Scientific and Technical Core Journals) in 2003. Multiple academic conferences were successively held in Wuxi, Shenzhen, Qinghuangdao and so on. The academic conferences centered on the need of nursing discipline development in every stage by means of inviting specialists to give lectures and organizing representatives communicate. Thereby the academic environment of nursing research, nursing teaching and clinical nursing work were activated, and the external influence of the journal was extended. In addition, the conferences became the interaction platforms between authors and readers, between nursing personnel and well-known specialists. Chinese Journal of Modern Nursing had been indexed by the following databases: Chinese Core Journal (Selected) Database; Certificate of Source Journal for Chinese Scientific and Technical Papers and Citations (Chinese Scientific and Technical Core Journal); Source Journal of Chinese Academic Journal Comprehensive Evaluation Database (AJCED), etc.