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NEW CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS!
The Harvard Public Health Review (HPHR) is accepting submissions for the following themes:
– Sexual Harassment and Public Health
– Violence and Public Health
– Climate Change and Public Health
– Non-Communicable Diseases
Who May Submit and Where?
Students and faculty across academic disciplines at Harvard and other institutions, as well as members of the general public, are invited to submit. To submit online, click here.
What Should Be Submitted?
Evidence-based commentaries/op-eds are preferred, though other submissions, such as original research, infographics, and photo essays are welcome with prior permission. Complete details about submission requirements are available here. Please send inquiries to email@example.com for additional information.
Must Submissions Focus on One of the Themes?
Submissions DO NOT have to conform to the four themes.
How Should Pieces Be Formatted?
Please visit www.harvardpublichealthreview.org to review past editions of the journal and download the submission guidelines.
Where Should Submissions and Questions Be Submitted?
Submit articles (both related and unrelated to these themes) to tinyurl.com/HPHRSubmissions or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
HPHR WINTER 2017-2018 VOLUME
RELEASED JANUARY 30
The eighth volume of the Harvard Public Health Review, which addresses Public Policy and Health, officially launched on Tuesday, January 30, 2018.
A preview of the journal is available for viewing now. Please note that it is under construction, which may impact the rendering of layout, footnotes, and page navigation.
Our vision is to be recognized as a premier publication that transcends the traditional boundaries of academia to enrich discourse around issues of public health.
The mission of the Harvard Public Health Review (HPHR) is to improve health at the local, national, and international levels. To that end, HPHR will publish content grounded in thoughtful evaluation of evidence and research that addresses issues of health equity.
HPHR seeks content that:
- Spurs thoughtful and substantive discussion of challenging public health issues
- Fosters collaboration and diversity across disciplines
- Integrates ideas and methods
- Investigates biological, psychosocial, and environmental determinants of health
- Translates knowledge into action
- Impacts program and policy decisions and health practices
- Supports work that advances health equity
Board of Editors
Circe J. Gray Le Compte (@Cressycat)
Assistant Professor of Environmental Health and Exposure Disparities, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Professor of Global Health Systems,
Department of Global Health and Population,
Department of Health Policy and Management, Director of Global Health Systems Cluster, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Robert Blendon, Sc.D.
Richard L. Menschel Professor, Harvard University
Jesse Boardman Bump, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Department of Global Health, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Andrew S. Boozary, M.D., M.P.P., S.M.
Founding Editor, Harvard Public Health Review
Associate Professor of Global Health and Population, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Ana Langer, M.D
Director, Maternal Health Task Force | Women and Health Initiative,
Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Ichiro Kawachi, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Social Epidemiology, Chair, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Director, Program on Human Rights in Development, Harvard University
John McDonough, Dr.PH., M.P.A.
Director of the Center for Executive and Continuing Professional Education, Professor of the Practice of Public Health, Director of the Center for Public Health Leadership, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Professor, Hartford Faculty Scholar & National Mentor, Director of Ph.D. Program, Simmons College
Adjunct Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Tia McGill Rogers, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Ole F. Norheim
Director, Global Health Priorities, Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Assistant Professor of Health Decision Science, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Health Columnist, The Globe & Mail
Vaughan W. Rees, Ph.D.
Lecturer on Social and Behavioral Sciences, Director, Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Sara S. Richardson
Professor of the History of Science and of Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, Director of Graduate Studies, WGS, Harvard University
Senior Lecturer on Health Policy and Senior Associate Dean for Professional Education, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Michael VanRooyen, M.D., M.P.H.
Director, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and Professor of Medicine, Harvard University
Erica T. Warner, Sc.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Harvard University
Assistant Investigator, Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Member, Breast Cancer and Cancer Epidemiology, Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center
The following sections provide detailed information about the submission process.
While HPHR will be accepting submissions throughout Summer and Fall 2016, its next publication date currently is set for Fall 2017.
General Contributor Information
HPHR invites submissions from students and faculty across academic disciplines, as well as from members of the general public that speak to the publication’s mission and vision and elucidate pertinent and timely public health issues within an evidence-based and health equity framework. To ensure a dynamic showcase for contributors’ diverse research interests, talents, and creativity. HPHR’s seeks a range of materials. Complete details about submission requirements are available here.
Materials are accepted anytime through HPHR’s online form or e-mail address: email@example.com. Themes will be announced quarterly with special calls-for-contributions released in response to pressing public health issues. In general, submissions will be reviewed within 6-8 weeks of submission. Materials submitted in response to special calls-for-contributions will be reviewed in 4-6 weeks.
The HPHR editorial team may contact accepted contributors to provide a personal photograph and brief biography. Authors retain rights to their work.
Contributors who have questions about the submission process should contact the HPHR editorial team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that this is a student publication of Harvard University’s Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The opinions expressed are not necessarily those of Harvard University and/or Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, as well as its students, faculty, or staff.click to Download full Submission Guidelines