Publisher of the most cited open-access journals in their fields.
Frontiers in Public Health is a peer-reviewed journal aimed at the scientific community interested in the broad area of public health. This journal provides an international multidisciplinary forum with a holistic approach to public health issues, health and medicine, health and social policy, service aspects, developmental aspects, epidemiology, rehabilitation, family and social issues, quality of life and all other aspects of public health over the whole age spectrum. Frontiers in Public Health covers all aspects of public health and human development in the form of review articles, original articles, case reports, short communications, letters to the editor and book reviews. Manuscripts will be reviewed from disciplines all over the world. The International Editorial Board is dedicated to producing a high quality scientific journal of interest to researchers and practitioners from many disciplines. Frontiers in Public Health will publish high-quality articles encompassing the entire field of public health. Articles are peer-reviewed according to the Frontiers review guidelines, which evaluate manuscripts on objective editorial criteria. The journal will make use of the unique Frontiers platform for open-access publishing and research networking for scientists, which provides an equal opportunity to seek, share and create knowledge.
Frontiers in Public Health is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics.
Short Name: Front. Public Health
Electronic ISSN: 2296-2565
Indexed in: PubMed, PubMed Central, DOAJ, CrossRef
PMCID: all published articles receive a PMCID
Frontiers in Public Health is composed of the following Specialty Sections:
The specialty sections of Frontiers in Public Health welcome submission of the following article types: Book Review, Case Report, Clinical Trial, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Protocols, Review, Specialty Grand Challenge, Technology Report, Addendum, Clinical Study Protocol, Erratum, Classification, Community Case Study, Curriculum, Instruction, and Pedagogy, Evaluation, Focused Review and Frontiers Commentary.
When submitting a manuscript to Frontiers in Public Health, authors must submit the material directly to one of the specialty sections. Manuscripts are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the respective specialty section.
Articles published in the specialty sections above will benefit from the Frontiers impact and tiering system after online publication. Authors of published original research with the highest impact, as judged democratically by the readers, will be invited by the Chief Editor to write a Frontiers Focused Review - a tier-climbing article. This is referred to as "democratic tiering". The author selection is based on article impact analytics of original research published in the Frontiers specialty journals and sections. Focused Reviews are centered on the original discovery, place it into a broader context, and aim to address the wider community across all of Public Health.