Slovenian Journal of Public Health (SJPH) is being published for almost 60 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 international 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, IF(2018)=1.074
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.
60 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.
Sciendo archives the contents of this journal in Portico - digital long-term preservation service of scholarly books, journals and collections.
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.
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Slovenian Journal of Public Health is covered by the following services:
CABI (over 50 subsections)
CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
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DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
EBSCO (relevant databases)
EBSCO Discovery Service
FSTA - Food Science & Technology Abstracts
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition
KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers
Please find the instructions for authors in a form of a VIDEOHERE.
The instructions for reviewers in a form of a VIDEO are availableHERE.
Editor-in-Chief Igor Švab, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Slovenia
Publisher Director: Milan Krek, 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 Ksenija Rener-Sitar, 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 Mojca Gabrijelčič Blenkuš, National Institute of Public Health, 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 Genc Burazeri, Maastricht University, The Netherlands, University of Medicine Tirana, Albania 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 Ana Peklenik
Reader for English AMIDAS d.o.o., Ljubljana
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Contact Slovenian Journal of Public Health National Institute of Public Health Trubarjeva 2 1000 Ljubljana Slovenia