ORCID, Inc. (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a non-profit organization that provides researchers around the world with a single, universal identifier that can be used throughout their careers, regardless of institutional affiliation or changes in name. This digital identifier distinguishes individual researchers from one another and allows them to maintain a record of their scholarly output, including publications, data sets, and other research activities. As an ORCID Member Organization, Dove Medical Press is committed to promoting transparent and trustworthy connections between researchers and recognizing the significance of the broader digital infrastructure necessary for researchers to share information on a global scale.

Updated 12 May 2023