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Call for papers PJPH Nutrition-specific Issue December 2019

Pakistan Journal of Public Health (PJPH)


Chief Editor: Prof. Dr Assad Hafeez

Respected colleagues,

The Pakistan Journal of Public Health (PJPH) is a peer reviewed national journal published quarterly by the Health Services Academy (HSA), Islamabad, Pakistan. Pak J Public Health has increased print circulation as well as opened access to an e-issue on website www.pjph.org. PJPH is listed on the PakMediNet website (http://www.pakmedinet.com/PJPH), the most comprehensive listing and database of medical, health sciences and social sciences journals PJPH is indexed in Index Medicus of the Eastern Mediterranean Office of the World Health Organization (IMEMR), EMBASE, SCOPUS, EBSCO, CABI and HINARI. Recently it has also been indexed by the CROSSREF, and will be having its own DOI. The journal is recognized by the Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC), and the Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan.

The PJPH is a forum for the promotion, presentation and propagation of new initiatives and innovative research to strengthen Evidence-base in Public health. This will lead to evidence based and innovative policies, strategies and eventually improve public health services.

Malnutrition in Pakistan has become a challenge, needing evidence based policy and implementation to avert the crisis. PJPH is having a nutrition specific edition, articles are invited on the following broader themes:

  1. Triple burden of Malnutrition
  2. Nutrition Sensitive Approaches to address malnutrition
  3. Nutrition and Food Systems
  4. Regional perspective on Nutrition

Articles around Sustainable Development Goal 2 – Zero Hunger; will also be of interest.

You may submit original research papers/reviews/commentaries for the December 2019 issue of the journal. The instructions for authors and a declaration must accompany the submissions which are available at HSA journal page www.pjph.org (https://www.pjph.org/index.php/pjph/information/authors).

Online submission must be submitted at http://www.pjph.org.

Last date for receiving submission is August 31, 2019.


The Managing Editors

Pakistan Journal of Public Health (PJPH)

Health Services Academy, Ministry of NHSR&C

Prime Minister National Health Complex

Park Road, Chak Shahzad

Islamabad, 44000, Pakistan