Focus and Scope

Journal of Public Health Education (JPHE) is aimed at all public health practitioners and researchers and those who manage and deliver public health services and systems.
It publishes original papers, reviews and short reports on all aspects of the science, philosophy, and practice of public health. It will also be of interest to anyone involved in provision of public health programmes, the care of populations or communities and those who contribute to public health systems in any way.

Published four times a year, JPHE considers submissions on any aspect of public health across age groups and settings.

These include:

  • Public health practice and impact;
  • Epidemiology and Biostatistic;
  • Applied Epidemiology;
  • Need or impact assessments;
  • Health service effectiveness, management and re-design;
  • Health Protection including control of communicable diseases;
  • Health promotion and disease prevention;
  • Evaluation of public health programmes or interventions;
  • Public health governance, audit and quality;
  • Public health law and ethics;
  • Health policy and administration;
  • Capacity in public health systems and workforce;
  • Public health nutrition;
  • Environmental health;
  • Occupational health and safety;
  • Reproductive health;
  • Maternal and child health.

This is not an exhaustive list and the Editors will consider articles on any issue relating to public health.

JPHE also publishes invited articles, reviews and supplements from leading experts on topical issues.