The East African Journal of Public Health is a multi-disciplinary journal publishing scientific research work from a wide range of public health related disciplines including community medicine, epidemiology, biostatistics, behavioral sciences, health promotion, health economics, reproductive health, environmental health, nutrition, communicable and non-communicable diseases, health leadership and management issues. The journal also engages in, and responds to, current scientific and policy
debates, including methodological issues in public health research.
The journal aims at both to focus and reflect on current public health concerns as well
as contribute to the setting of research agenda in public health research. The editors invite submission of manuscripts comprising original papers, short reviews, long reviews, and letters to the Editor. Topical review articles and editorials are also accepted but by invitation. Original articles should not be longer than 4500 words with no more than seven tables including illustrations while short articles, reports, and communications should not exceed 700 words. Letters to the editor should not be longer than 200 words. The word count limit does not include abstract, references, tables and figures.