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Wuhan University Elected as the Chair Institution of Chinese Consortium of Universities for Global Health (2022-2023)

Aims and scope

Global Health Research and Policy is an open access, multidisciplinary journal that publishes topic areas and methods addressing global health questions. These include various aspects of health research, such as health equity, health systems and policy, social determinants of health, disease burden, population health and other urgent and neglected global health issues.

Global Health Research and Policy aims to provide a forum for high quality researches on exploring regional and global health improvement and the solution for health equity.

Latest Collections

Global Health Education in China
Guest edited by Dr. Yuantao HAO, Dr. Dong XU, Dr. Jing GU, Dr. Chun HAO, Dr. Brian J. Hall

The Governance of New Coronavirus Pandemic: Bridging Research and Policy
Guest edited by Prof. Hao Li, Prof. Xinguang Chen, Prof. Don Eliseo Lucero-Prisno III, Prof. Abu S. Abdullah

China-UK Joint Contribution to Global Health: Selected GHSP Findings and Policy Implications
Guest edited by Dr. Hao Li, Ms Xiaohua Wang, Dr. Charlotte Laurence and Prof. Tongwu Xu

Universal Health Coverage
Guest Edited by Dr. Beibei Yuan, Dr. Lanting Lu and Dr. Don Eliseo Lucero-Prisno III

Senior editorial team

Zongfu Mao, School of Public Health/Global Health Institute, Wuhan University, China
Hao Li, School of Public Health/Global Health Institute, Wuhan University, China

Deputy Editors-in-Chief
Don Eliseo Lucero-Prisno III, Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
Jiayan Huang, School of Public Health, Fudan University, China
Dong (Roman) Xu, Southern Medical University, China

Assistant Editors
Nan Wang, School of Public Health, Wuhan University, China
Xinliang Liu, Global Health Institute, Wuhan University, China

Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    8.7 - 2-year Impact Factor
    1.454 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    1.368 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    2023 Speed
    16 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    202 days submission to accept (Median)

    2023 Usage 
    557 Altmetric mentions