JAMA. Journal of American Medical Association
JAMA's key objective is to promote the science and art of medicine and the betterment of public health, in all aspects of medicine.
Publishing frequency: Continuous
International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health
Provides the latest peer-reviewed research on sexual and reproductive health in Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean and Asia, with abstracts in Spanish and French as well as English. The journal invites submissions based on qualitative or quantitative research on such topics as contraceptive practice and research; fertility levels, trends and determinants; adolescent pregnancy; sexual behavior; HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases; public policies and legal issues affecting family planning and childbearing; program operation, development and evaluation; information, education and communication activities; reproductive, maternal and child health; and abortion.
The research published in International Perspectives, complemented by commentaries, special reports and staff-written summaries of other developments in the field, provides unique insights into how reproductive health issues are affected by policies and programs, and their implications for individuals and societies. Emphasizes contraception, fertility; adolescent pregnancy; abortion; family planning policies and programs; sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS; and reproductive, maternal and child health.
Publishing frequency: Quarterly
International Journal of Women's Health
Journal of Health, Population, and Nutrition
Originating in 1983 as the Journal of Diarrhoeal Diseases Research, JHPN was re-launched in 2000 by icddr,b, a world‐class public health research organization, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. icddr,b developed JHPN during the period 2000-2015 as an internationally renowned journal, with a special focus on research of relevance to developing countries.
JHPN brings together research on all aspects of issues related to population, nutrition and health. The journal publishes articles across a broad range of topics including global health, maternal and child health, nutrition, common illnesses and determinants of population health.
The journal considers all aspects of global health, and includes but is not limited to, the following sections:
- Non-communicable diseases
- Respiratory diseases
- Gastrointestinal diseases
- Vector-Borne diseases
- Zoonotic diseases
- Sexually transmitted diseases
- Health economics
- Health systems
- Reproductive health and family planning
- Maternal, new born and child health
Publication frequency: Continuous
Journal of the International AIDS Society
The JIAS welcomes submissions on HIV-related topics from across all scientific disciplines, including but not limited to:
- Basic and biomedical sciences
- Behavioural sciences and epidemiology
- Clinical sciences
- Health economics and health policy
- Operations research and implementation sciences
- Social sciences and humanities, including political sciences and media
The JIAS prioritizes submissions from operational research and implementation science as publication of such material can provide valuable information on various algorithms for monitoring and providing support for comprehensive, yet affordable and sustainable treatment, prevention and care programmes in different contexts.
Submission of HIV research carried out in low- and middle-income countries is strongly encouraged.
Publishing frequency: Continuous
International Journal of Infectious Diseases
Published by the International Society for Infectious Diseases, IJID is a peer-reviewed, open access journal and publishes original clinical and laboratory-based research, together with reports of clinical trials, reviews, and some case reports dealing with the epidemiology, clinical diagnosis, treatment, and control of infectious diseases with particular emphasis placed on those diseases that are most common in under-resourced countries.
Publishing frequency: Monthly
International Journal of Health Sciences
A leading international journal in medical sciences published by Qassim University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The focus of the journal is to publish articles in all fields of medical sciences, including medicine, dentistry, nursing and applied medical sciences that provide sufficient contribution to medical knowledge. Articles may include new experimental methods of medical importance; new results obtained experimentally; new interpretation of existing results or data pertaining to clinical problems; or epidemiological work giving substantial scientific information pertaining to medical sciences.
Publication frequency: 2 issues a year
International Journal of Health Research and Innovation
IJHRI is a referred journal devoted to the publication of original research papers and reviews articles in all aspects of the Health Research and Innovation.
The topics of the IJHRI include:
1. Technology Integration: This theme encompasses research into the development and subsequent integration of appropriate technologies into the clinical practice setting to enhance work flow and processes of care.
2. Data, Information, and Knowledge Flow: This theme includes research into methods for enhancing the flow of health data and information from source to user, and also improving its synchronization and prioritization.
3. Communication and Interaction: This theme encompasses research into the essential process of communication among players in the world health care arena, with attention to the complexity of this process, and the development of processes and tools that enhance communication.
4. Organizational and Regulatory Factors: This theme includes research into the organizational and regulatory factors that influence quality of care and patient safety.
Publishing frequency: 2 issues a year
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Publishes original articles, critical reviews, research notes, and short communications in the interdisciplinary area of environmental health sciences and public health. It links several scientific disciplines including biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, cellular and molecular biology, chemistry, computer science, ecology, engineering, epidemiology, genetics, immunology, microbiology, oncology, pathology, pharmacology, and toxicology, in an integrated fashion, to address critical issues related to environmental quality and public health.
The journal focuses on the publication of scientific and technical information on the impacts of natural phenomena and anthropogenic factors on the quality of our environment, the interrelationships between environmental health and the quality of life, as well as the socio-cultural, political, economic, and legal considerations related to environmental stewardship and public health.
Publishing frequency: Monthly
International Journal for Equity in Health
Presents evidence relevant to the search for, and attainment of, equity in health across and within countries. The journal publishes research which improves the understanding of issues that influence the health of populations. This includes the discussion of political, policy-related, economic, social and health services-related influences, particularly with regard to systematic differences in distributions of one or more aspects of health in population groups defined demographically, geographically, or socially.
Publishing frequency: Irregular