Types of Articles
articles demonstrate the novel and scientific knowledge that has not been published elsewhere. These articles feature prominent, new and compelling findings that are impactful to other public health professionals
and related field researchers. The original articles should be no longer than 4,000 words
(excluding abstract and references) and contain no more than 8 tables or figures. The structure of original articles should comprise Abstract (300 words maximum), Introduction, Methods, Results, Discussion, Recommendation, Acknowledgements and References.
welcomes manuscripts for comprehensive review and analysis on the specific related topics, for example, systematic review, meta-analysis, and integrative review. Review articles should be no longer than 5,000 words (excluding Abstract and References) and a maximum of 8 tables and/or figures. The abstract should not exceed 300 words.
Short reports are
to original research in that, they follow the same objectivity, format and guidelines, but are
for small-scale research or research that is in early stages of development. The manuscript
the same as original articles with a maximum of 3,000 words (excluding Abstract and References)
containing a maximum of 4 tables and/or figures. The abstract should be no more than 300 words.
manuscripts are subject to review by at least two peer reviewers following a double-blind
comments and suggestions from reviewers will be conveyed to the editors, and to the
author. The revised version of the manuscript with a point by point response to reviewers from
authors will be returned to the editors. Finally, the decision to accept or reject is made by
editors, based on the recommendations by the reviewers.
Three issues: 1st
issue: January-April, 2nd issue: May-August, 3rd issue:
The manuscript is written in academic English. If
are not native
English speakers, the editors recommend that the manuscript should be professionally edited by a
English speaker before submission.
All articles published in JPHD are Open Access.
have the right to read, download, copy, distribute and search for the full text of these
This journal does not charge for submission or
ASEAN Institute for Health Development, Mahidol
Thailand is the sole
publisher of JPHD