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Vacancy: Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition Co-Editor-in-Chief

Journal of Health Population and Nutrition is recruiting a new Co-Editor-in-Chief.

The newly appointed Co-Editor-in-Chief will have full editorial responsibility for the content published in the Journal and for ensuring that the ethos, editorial standards, policies and scope of Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition are maintained.

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We are recruiting Section Editors

Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition is recruiting Section Editors. As the growth of the journal continues, we are looking to expand our editorial team. If you are a global health researcher with a focus on low- and middle- income countries, we would like to hear from you.

Please follow the link below to find out more about the role and apply.

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New Cross-Journal Collection: Elimination of infectious diseases of poverty as a key contribution to achieving the SDGs

New Content Item (1) © United Nations, Sustainable Development GoalsJournal of Health, Population and Nutrition is taking part in a new cross-journal collection that aims to demonstrate the validity of communicable disease elimination as a key contributor to achieving Universal Health Coverage and the SDGs.

The following journals are also part of this collection: Conflict and Health, Global Health Research and Policy, Infectious Diseases of Poverty, Journal of Epidemiology and Global Health, Malaria Journal, and Parasites & Vectors.

For more information please see here.

Featured supplement: Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) systems in low- and middle-income countries

© World BankNational civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) systems provide necessary population data to monitor national and sub-national development programs as well as the Sustainable Development Goals. This supplement on CRVS systems in low- and middle-income countries presents best practices and recommendations on how to improve CRVS systems globally.

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Featured supplement: Malaysian Community Salt Survey 2017-2018 (MyCoSS)

New Content ItemCardiovascular diseases, including strokes, heart attacks, and heart failure, are the foremost cause of death in Malaysia and worldwide. The Malaysian Community Salt Survey was conducted to determine the level of salt intake, main sources of salt in the diet, and knowledge, attitude, and practice in a nationally representative sample of the Malaysian adult population.

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Do you have an idea for an article collection? Let us know!

© patpitchaya / stock.adobe.comWe love to hear what you want to see from JHPN. If you have an idea for a future collection, let us know.

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Aims and scope

Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition 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:

  • Climate change
  • Environmental health
  • Health economics
  • Health systems
  • Infectious diseases
  • Maternal, newborn, and child health
  • Non-communicable diseases
  • Nutrition
  • Reproductive health and family planning
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Swapan K. Roy, Bangladesh Breastfeeding Foundation, Bangladesh

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Archival content

Previous issues of Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition can be found here.

Annual Journal Metrics

Citation Impact
2.966 - 2-year Impact Factor (2021)
3.494 - 5-year Impact Factor (2021)
1.432 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
0.771 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

163 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
405 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only (Median)

349,890 downloads (2021)
17 Altmetric mentions (2021)

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