Slovenian Journal of Public Health

The Journal of National Institute of Public Health

Open access
  • Slovenian Journal of Public Health (SJPH) is being published for more than 50 years by the National Institute of Public Health in Slovenia.
  • SJPH publishes internationally oriented articles on the broad area of public health and encourages interdisciplinary approach to public health. It focuses on all specific issues in public health especially in Central and South East Europe, i.e. primary care, prevention of communicable and noncommunicable diseases, health promotion, environmental and occupational health, organization and management in public health, social and economical aspects of public health.
  • The journal publishes original invited editorials, research papers, study protocols, and systematic reviews.
  • Articles can be submitted only in English.
  • Four issues are produced annually
  • The articles are submitted to a peer review process done by at least three reviewers from different areas of public health. The process is double-blinded, fast, fair and constructive.
  • SJPH is included in SSCI: IF(2011)=0.452, IF(2012)=0.163, IF(2013)=0.732, IF(2014)=0.417, IF(2015)=0.203, IF(2016)=0.429, IF(2017)=0.620 
  • SJPH is also indexed in Web of Science, ProQuest, Scopus, CAB Abstract, Global Health, The Summon, PubMed Central, PubMed
  • No payment for article processing or publishing fee is required from authors

Why subscribe and read

  • premier source of high quality public, environmental and occupational, health research from Central and Eastern Europe, articles in English, all abstracts in English and Slovenian,
  • free on-line access through the journal website.

Why submit

  • 50 years tradition in publishing scientific articles in all areas of public, environmental and occupational health,
  • fast, fair and constructive peer review,
  • promotion of each published article (Web of Science, ProQuest, Scopus, CAB Abstract, Global Health, The Summon, PubMed Central, PubMed),
  • language-correction services for English and Slovenian language.

Similarity Check Plagiarism Screening System

The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

Detailed description of the Similarity Check System can be found at:
https://www.crossref.org/services/similarity-check/

Abstracting & Indexing

Slovenian Journal of Public Health is covered by the following services:

  • Baidu Scholar
  • Cabell's Directory
  • CABI (over 50 subsections)
  • Case
  • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • CNPIEC
  • Dimensions
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
  • EBSCO (relevant databases)
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • FSTA - Food Science & Technology Abstracts
  • Genamics JournalSeek
  • Google Scholar
  • Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  • J-Gate
  • Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition
  • JournalGuide
  • JournalTOCs
  • KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
  • Meta
  • Microsoft Academic
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest (relevant databases)
  • Publons
  • PubMed
  • PubMed Central
  • ReadCube
  • SCImago (SJR)
  • SCOPUS
  • Sherpa/RoMEO
  • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
  • TDNet
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
  • WanFang Data
  • Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index
  • WorldCat (OCLC)

Editor-in-Chief
Igor Švab, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Slovenia

Publisher
Director: Nina Pirnat, National Institute of Public Health, Slovenia

Executive Editor
Saša Zupanič, National Institute of Public Health, Slovenia

Editorial Board:
Tit Albreht, National Institute of Public Health, Slovenia
Darja Barlič Maganja, University of Primorska,The College of Health Care, Slovenia
Marjan Bilban,Institute of Occupational Safety, Slovenia
Ivan Eržen, National Institute of Public Health, Slovenia
Zalika Klemenc Ketiš, University of Maribor, Faculty of Medicine, Slovenia
Vesna Kerstin Petrič, Ministry of Health, Slovenia
Mitja Kos, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Pharmacy, Slovenia
Alenka Kraigher, National Institute of Public Health, Slovenia
Ada Hočevar Grom, National Institute of Public Health, Slovenia
Boris Kramberger, Health Insurance Institute of Slovenia, Slovenia
Rado Pišot, University of Primorska, Science and Research Centre of Koper, Slovenia
Valentina Prevolnik Rupel, Institute for Economic Research, Slovenia
Eva Stergar, pensionary, Slovenia
Tanja Kamin, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences, Slovenia
Lijana Zaletel-Kragelj, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Slovenia
Brigita Skela Savič,Faculty of Nursing Jesenice, Slovenia
Birgit Babitsch, Universität Osnabrück, Germany
Jadranka Božikov, Institute of Public Health dr. Andrija Štampar, Zagreb, Croatia
Niek Klazinga, University of Amsterdam, Department of Social Medicine, The Netherlands
Jan de Maeseneer, University of Ghent, Belgium
Reinhard Burger, Robert Koch Institute, Germany
Björn Hibell, European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, Sweden
David M. Salisbury, Immunisation Department of Health, London, UK
Debbie Tolson, Glasgow Caledonian University, UK
John E. Morley, Saint Louis University, USA
Josep Figueras, WHO European Centre on Health Policy, European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Belgium
Lynne Friedli, mental health promotion specialist, UK
Eva Kralikova, Charles University Prague, Czech Republic
Douglas Crews, OSU Department of Anthropology, Columbus, USA

Reader for Slovenian
Nuša Mastnak

Reader for English
Kibord, prevajalska agencija d. o. o.

Translations
Kibord, prevajalska agencija d. o. o.

Contact
Slovenian Journal of Public Health
National Institute of Public Health
Trubarjeva 2
1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia

zdrav.var@nijz.si
http://www.nijz.si/

Publisher
DE GRUYTER POLAND
Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

Please submit your manuscripts to Slovenian Journal of Public Health via Editorial Manager:
http://www.editorialmanager.com/sjph/

Please find the instructions for authors in a form of a VIDEO HERE.

The instructions for reviewers in a form of a VIDEO are available HERE.


Journal Information

IMPACT FACTOR 2017: 0.620
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 0.488



CiteScore 2017: 0.33

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2017: 0.147
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2017: 0.429

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