Public Health Research

Public Health Research is an essential peer-reviewed journal that energetically engages with key public health issues that have come to the fore in the global environment — mounting inequalities between rich and poor; the globalization of trade; new patterns of travel and migration; epidemics of newly-emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases; the HIV/AIDS pandemic; the increase in chronic illnesses; escalating pressure on public health infrastructures around the world; and the growing range and scale of conflict situations, terrorist threats, environmental pressures, natural and human-made disasters.


ICV 2015: 76.83; ICV 2016: 85.90
Editor-in-chief: Hyeon Seok Son
p-ISSN: 2167-7263
e-ISSN: 2167-7247
Website: http://journal.sapub.org/phr




Article Processing Charges

Public Health Research is an Open Access journal that provides immediate, free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search or link to the full text of all published articles. Many authors in a variety of fields already realized the benefits that open access publishing can provide in terms of increasing the impact of their work. The cost we charged is for journal development only, it requires the author or a supporting institution to pay the costs of the review process, typesetting, online publication and long term archiving, so that we can continue to provide high-quality, peer-reviewed articles without charge to readers on the web – ensuring that articles receive the highest exposure and potential impact associated with open access publishing.
The journal applies various Article Processing Charges according to the economic conditions of authors’ countries. Below is the table of Article Processing Charges:

Category APC, USD($)
High-income Countries 360
Upper-middle-income Countries 280
Low-middle-income Countries 160
Low-income Countries 120
Please download the Countries list to see which category you belong to.
The authors must pay an additional fee for mailing and printing costs if the journal's hardcopy is needed. It is a flat fee that does not vary based on word count or use of color figures.
Payment can be made by credit card, bank transfer. Instruction for payment is sent to corresponding author as soon as manuscript is accepted. Please ensure that you're aware of the applicable fee before you submit your paper.
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