American Journal of Men's Health
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American Journal of Men's Health

2015 Impact Factor: 1.713
2015 Ranking: 55/153 in Public, Environmental & Occupational Health (SSCI)
2016 Release of Journal Citation Reports, Source: 2015 Web of Science Data
Published in Association with Men's Health Network

EDITOR
Demetrius James Porche LSU Health New Orleans, School of Nursing


eISSN: 15579891 | ISSN: 15579883 | Current volume: 11 | Current issue: 3


- Impact Factor: 1.713
- Indexing: Science Citation Index Expanded® and Medline
- Endorsed by the Men's Health Network
- Article Processing Charge (APC) of $950 USD is payable upon acceptance

The American Journal of Men's Health (AJMH) is a core resource for cutting-edge information on a variety of men's health issues and illnesses (research, clinical, and theoretical articles). It publishes papers from all health, behavioral and social disciplines, including but not limited to medicine, nursing, allied health, public health, health psychology/behavioral medicine, and medical sociology and anthropology.

Visit the Aims and Scope page for information on the target audience, article types, and topics of interest.

Manuscript Submission

Why Publish Open Access with AJMH

  • Visibility and Impact: Anyone anywhere in the world can read, use and cite your research
  • Rigorous Standards: Double-blind peer review policy
  • Flexibility: No page limits or page charges, and authors can publish full data sets, figures, tables, etc
  • Copyright: Authors retain copyright under a Creative Commons License

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The American Journal of Men's Health (AJMH) is a core resource for cutting-edge information on a variety of men's health issues and illnesses. It publishes papers from all health, behavioral and social disciplines, including but not limited to medicine, nursing, allied health, public health, health psychology/behavioral medicine, and medical sociology and anthropology.

Target Audience
Physicians, nurses, social workers, public health professionals, mental health professionals, patient educators, anthropologists, policy analysts, health care administrators, researchers, basic scientists, pharmacists, and kinesiologists.

Article Types
Editorials; letters to the editor; original articles (research, clinical, or theoretical); research briefs; health policy/legislative updates; ethical debates; evidence-based, best practice, or clinical practice guideline original articles or summaries; case reports; book reviews; announcements of upcoming events/conferences; and commercial advertisements. Submissions for which a manuscript type is not specified will be decided by the Editor.

Topics of Interest
The Editor invites manuscripts written in a physical, social, psychological, cultural, political and/or historical context that include the following topics of interest but are not limited to:

  • Male specific diseases and health conditions
  • Male health issues related to the morbidity and mortality statistics in men
  • Biological, psychological, behavioral and sociocultural issues that impact the determinants of men's health
  • Health promotion, prevention and lifestyle
  • Sexual, reproductive and responsible male family planning
  • Health issues of special male populations such as incarcerated men, homeless men, homosexual men, and minorities
  • Health care system issues impacting men's health
  • Growth, development and socialization issues
  • Masculinity and the social constructions of masculinity
  • Healthy aging
  • Mental health

View (PDF) more details on these topics

View a selection of the latest papers published in AJMH

Manuscript Submission

Editor-in-Chief
Demetrius J. Porche, DNS, PhD, APRN, FACHE, FAANP, FAAN LSU Health New Orleans, School of Nursing
Section Editor - Mental Health and Wellbeing
Steve Robertson, PhD Leeds Beckett University, Center for Men's Health
Section Editor - Racial and Ethnic Diversity and Disparity Issues
Henrie M. Treadwell PhD Morehouse School of Medicine
Editorial Board
David Bell, MD, MPH Columbia University Medical Center
Jean Bonhomme, MD, MPH National Black Men's Health Network
Phillip Brantley, PhD Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Shaun M. Burns, PhD University of Toronto
Ekta Choudhary, PhD, MPH, MS National Center for Environmental Health
James Cummings, MD University of Missouri, School of Medicine
Kenneth Goldberg, MD The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Derrick M. Gordon, Ph.D Yale University, School of Medicine
Jonathan D. Green, PhD VA Boston Healthcare System – Research Service
Perry N. Halkitis, PhD, MS, MPH College of Global Public Health, Steinhardt School, and Langone School of Medicine, New York University
Joel J. Heidelbaugh, MD University of Michigan Medical School, Ypsilanti Health Center
T. Hugh Jones, MD Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, United Kingdom
Jason Kovac, MD, PhD, FRCSC Men's Health Center, Urology of Indiana
Dimitri P. Mikhailidis, BSc, MSc, MD, FACB, FFPM, FRCP, FRCPath Royal Free and University College Medical School, United Kingdom
Judd W. Moul, MD, FACS Duke University Medical Center
S. Lee Ridner, PhD, ARNP University of Louisville, School of Nursing
Robert Tan, MD, MBA, CPE, CMD University of Texas Health Science Center
Joel Kevin Thompson, PhD University of South Florida, USA
Roland J. Thorpe, Jr., PhD The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Scott W. Yates, MD, MBA, MS North Texas Medical Research, Center for Executive Medicine
Advisory Board - Racial and Ethnic Diversity and Disparity Issues
Louis F. Graham, DrPH, MPH University of Massachusetts Amherst
Derek M. Griffith, PhD Vanderbilt University, USA
MHN Representative
Ana Fadich, MPH, CHES Men's Health Network
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  • American Journal of Men’s Health recommends that authors follow the Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals formulated by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE).

    American Journal of Men’s Health is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

    Manuscript Submission

    Please read the Full Submissions Guidelines here (PDF) before submitting your manuscript at https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/ajmh

    Please note that manuscripts not conforming to these guidelines may be returned. Only manuscripts of sufficient quality that meet the aims and scope of American Journal of Men’s Health will be reviewed.

    American Journal of Men’s Health publishes editorials, letter to editor, original articles (research or theoretical), research briefs, health policy/legislative updates, ethical debates, evidence-based, best practice, or clinical practice guideline original articles or summaries, case reports, book reviews, announcements of upcoming events/conferences, and commercial advertisements.

    Article Processing Charge
    If, after peer review, your manuscript is accepted for publication, a one-time Article Processing Charge (APC) is payable. This APC covers the cost of publication and ensures that your article will be freely available online in perpetuity under a Creative Commons license.

    An introductory Article Processing Charge (APC) of $950, discounted from the full rate of $1,900, is available for a limited time. The APC is payable upon acceptance.

    Copyright
    American Journal of Men’s Health publishes manuscripts under the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial license (CC BY NC 3.0), which allows others to re-use the work without permission as long as the work is properly referenced and the use is non-commercial.

    Alternative license arrangements are available, for example, to meet particular funder mandates, made at the author's request.

    More information

    Visit SAGE's OA licenses page for more information.

    For more details on the Submission Guidelines, contact the Managing Editor, Sherri Chalona, at SSpera@lsuhsc.edu