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Call for papers: Enhancing disease surveillance and response: community-based surveillance among crisis-affected populations
Community-based surveillance (CBS) has been increasingly recognized as a crucial component of surveillance of public health events in low- and middle-income countries, fragile states, and in areas affected by humanitarian crises – yet the evidence base related to the application and performance of CBS remains limited.Read more
Non-communicable diseases among conflict-affected populations
Edited by Bayard Roberts, Kiran Jobanputra, Preeti Patel, and Pablo Perel
The public health impact of the Syria crisis
Edited by Ruwan Ratnayake and Bayard Roberts
Filling the void: Health systems in fragile and conflict-affected states
Edited by Bayard Roberts, Suzanne Fustukian, and Egbert Sondorp
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Aims and scope
Conflict and Health is a highly-accessed, open access journal providing a global platform to disseminate insightful and impactful studies documenting the public health impacts and responses related to armed conflict, humanitarian crises, and forced migration.
The journal provides a global platform to disseminate insightful and impactful studies. These span a broad range of public health topics including infectious disease prevention and control, nutrition, reproductive and maternal health, sexual and gender-based violence, mental health, non-communicable diseases, health systems, and ethics in conflicts and humanitarian crises.Read more
Jonathan Polonsky, World Health Organization, Switzerland
Bayard Roberts, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
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12 December 2017
Annual Journal Metrics
70 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
50 days to first decision for all manuscripts
221 days from submission to acceptance
41 days from acceptance to publication
2.696 - 2-year Impact Factor
1.578 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
1.637 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
610 Altmetric mentions