Special Issue on Health Behavior and Public Health

Submission Deadline: Dec. 31, 2014

Please click the link to know more about Manuscript Preparation: http://www.sjpublichealth.org/submission

  • Lead Guest Editor
    • Department of Head & Neck Surgical Oncology, Curie Manavata Cancer Centre, Nashik, Maharastra, India
  • Guest Editor
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    • Nirmalya Kumar Sinha
      Department of Nutrition, Raja N.L. Khan Women's College, West Bengal, India
    • Sati Bozkurt
      Department of Psychiatric And Mental Health Nursing, Faculty of Nursing , Ege University, Izmit, Turkey
    • Faculty of Nursing, Tanta University, Makkah, Saudi Arabia, Egypt
    • Arzu Genc
      School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Inciralti, Turkey
    • Zubair Mohammad
      Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tabuk, Tabuk, Tabuk , Saudi Arabia
    • Muhammad Adnan
      Department of Clinical Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy and Dentistry, Buraydah Private College, Al Qassim, Saudi Arabia
    • Faisal Gulzar
      Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Sargodha, Sargodha, Lahore, Pakistan
    • Department of Emergency Medicine, Northern State Medical University, Arkhangelsk, Russia
  • Introduction

    Behavior change has become a central objective of public health and public health policy past years. In recent years, much attention and support has been paid to the public health field in preventing illness and maintaining good health by changing individuals’ behaviors. It is necessary to highlight the application of behavioral and social science perspectives to research on contemporary health problems. Understanding an influence on health behaviors and health risk factors is essential and associated with behavioral change which would be considered protective and health enhancing. The purpose of this special issue is to explore research on health education, health communication, health behavioral changes, and public health policies, evaluates them with multilevel aspects, and exchanges knowledge in public health in interdisciplinary and international arenas.

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.sjpublichealth.org/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.