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.
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.
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.
Slovenian Journal of Public Health is covered by the following services:
CABI (over 50 subsections)
CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
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)
Primo Central (ExLibris)
ProQuest (relevant databases)
Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
Web of Science - Social Sciences Citation Index
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.
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Contact Slovenian Journal of Public Health National Institute of Public Health Trubarjeva 2 1000 Ljubljana Slovenia