Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

GLOBAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT JOURNAL (GHMJ) focuses on health field with strong preference (but not limited) on public health in general, maternal and child health, nursing, midwifery, sexual and reproductive health, public health nutrition, environmental health, occupational health and safety, health promotion, health economics in South East Asia and other regions. Applied science in health also becomes one of our priority, especially in the field of health information and technology, innovation in health, and development of devices, medicines, vaccines, procedures and systems developed to solve a health problem and improve quality of lives.

 

Section Policies

Research Articles

Research article includes original research paper in quantitative, qualitative or both.

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Review

Review refers to the systematic review, literature review, and topical issues of interest related to health and applied science in health.

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Best Practice

Best practice highlights real-world innovative public health programs and activities, including evaluation of existing health and applied science programs.

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Photo Essay

Photo essays mostly comprise of high resolution photographs that relate to health and well-being. The photographs can broadly describe the extension of political, social, and environmental determinants of health. Authors hold the right to reproduce the photographs and must able to provide GLOBAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT JOURNAL (GMHJ) with permission to reproduce.

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Perspectives

Perspectives discuss current issues or interests in which an author's perspective sheds incisive key findings in studying health and applied science in health. Other appropriate topics include discussions of methods, books, or meeting highlights. Perspectives are usually between 2000 and 4000 words total (including abstract, main text, references and figure legends). A basic viewpoint and the implications of the research should be described in the main text.

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Peer Review Process

All manuscripts submitted to Global Health Management Journal will undergo a double-blind peer review process where both reviewer and author’s identity will not be disclosed. The journal editorial team is responsible for choosing peer reviewers, however, authors may suggest independent reviewers to assess their manuscript although it cannot be guaranteed to be accepted. The authors may also seek the statistical assistance if necessary. Submissions will generally be sent to the peer reviewers, selected on the basis of their area of expertise and interests, and in some cases, the opinion of a third reviewer may be sought. The review process includes an objective critical assessment of the manuscript about the concept of the study, relevance in relation to current scientific knowledge and scientific content. Reviewers may suggest changes for improvement before it is accepted for publication. Reviewers are not required to correct deficiencies of style, syntax, or grammar, but any help they can give in clarifying meaning will be appreciated. In the online journal system, the reviewers will be asked to make a recommendation for publishing the manuscript. We believe that by the comments and suggestions we can improve the quality of the submitted manuscript. Click here to learn more about Peer Review Policy and Guidelines.

 

Publication Frequency

Global Health Management Journal will issue its publication in FebruaryJune, and October. However, with its ONLINE FIRST policy, if a manuscript is considered particularly timely, the journal may consider it for publication in the Online First section of the website. This will mean the paper is published ahead of the triannual issue, but will be removed from the Online First section and incorporated into the completed triannual issue once it is published.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. 

Authors must sign a Copyright Transfer Agreement prior the publication. GLOBAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT JOURNAL is an open access following Creative Commons License Deed – Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0). Users are allowed to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format as well as remix, transform, and build upon the material with one condition--appropriate credit is given to the journal. 


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Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Authorship

GLOBAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT JOURNAL (GHMJ) adopts authorship policy as recommended by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE, 2018) as follow:

  1. Substantial contributions to the conception or design of the work; or the acquisition, analysis or interpretation of data for the work
  2. Drafting the work or revising it critically for important intellectual content
  3. Final approval of the version to be published
  4. Agreement to be accountable for all aspects of the work in ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are appropriately investigated and resolved.

Individuals or organizations who have contributed to the manuscript but who do not meet all of the authorship criteria should be listed in the paper’s Acknowledgements. 

The Corresponding Author takes sole responsibility for all communications with the journal throughout the publication process. This includes managing communications between author(s) and journal editor(s), ensuring the completeness and accuracy of all content provided to the journal, such as article proofs, journal forms, ethics committee approval, authorship statement and each author’s Conflict of Interests Declaration. The corresponding author should be available throughout the submission and peer review process to respond to editorial queries in a timely way and should be available after publication to respond to critiques of the work and cooperate with any requests from the journal for data or additional information after publication.

Requests to remove or add authors after manuscript submission or publication must be accompanied by signed agreement from all authors before manuscript being published.

 

Conflict of Interests

Authors should not signing any agreement with sponsors that interfere with authors’ access to all of the study’s data or that interfere with their ability to analyze and interpret the data and to prepare and publish manuscripts independently. Each author must declare their potential conflict of interest as a result of financial relationships (such as employment, consultancies, stock ownership, honoraria, patents, and paid expert testimony) by signing author’s Conflict of Interests Declaration.

 

Copyright and Open Access

Authors must sign a Copyright Transfer Agreement prior the publication. GLOBAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT JOURNAL is an open access following Creative Commons License Deed – Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0). Users are allowed to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format as well as remix, transform, and build upon the material with one condition--appropriate credit is given to the journal. 


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Download Conflict of Interests Declaration form

Download Copyright Transfer Agreement form

 

Publication Ethics & Malpractice Statement

Publication ethics and malpractice statement of Global Health Management Journal is mainly based on the Code of Conduct and Best-Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors (Committee on Publication Ethics, 2011). We adopt authorship policy as recommended by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE, 2018). Click here to learn more about the Publication Ethics & Malpractice Statement adopted in this journal.

 

Journal Sections

TYPE OF ARTICLES

  • Research article includes original research paper in quantitative, qualitative or both.
  • Review refers to the systematic review, literature review, and topical issues of interest related to health and applied science in health
  • Best practice highlights real-world innovative public health programs and activities, including evaluation of existing health and applied science programs
  • Photo essays mostly comprise of high-resolution photographs that relate to health and well-being. The photographs can broadly describe the extension of political, social, and environmental determinants of health. Authors hold the right to reproduce the photographs and must able to provide GLOBAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT JOURNAL (GMHJ) with permission to reproduce.
  • Perspectives discuss current issues or interests in which an author's perspective sheds incisive key findings in studying health and applied science in health. Other appropriate topics include discussions of methods, books, or meeting highlights. 

 

Plagiarism Checking

Before undergoing the peer review process, all manuscripts submitted to Global Health Management Journal should be checked for plagiarism via Turnitin or iThenticate by the authors. If a manuscript uses a text copied directly from another source, this text must be written in quotation marks and original source must be cited. If any kind of plagiarism is detected during the review process, the manuscript will be rejected.

 

Publication Charge

There are no article processing charges, submissions fees, or any other costs required to submit and publish articles at Global Health Management Journal. However, this journal charges a publication fee of 60.00 USD (US Dollar) or 800,000 IDR (Indonesia Rupiah) or 1,800 THB (Thailand Baht) for the submission after 30 June 2019

This is made possible by an article-processing that covers the range of publishing services we provide. This includes the provision of online tools for editors and authors, article production and hosting, liaison with abstracting and indexing services, and customer services. It also includes website and server maintenance. The payment is made after notification by the editor through an email. The fee is charged to either you or your funder, institution or employer. No refund can be made after the payment.