American Journal of Men's Health

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

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

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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  • Please review the full AJMH Guidelines before submitting a manuscript to the journal.
    Download the complete Author Guidelines for AJMH.

    The mission of the American Journal of Men's Health is to provide a forum through which the multidisciplinary community of scholars disseminate the state of science regarding men's health issues focusing on the concept of "health" to improve men's health status, improve men's quality of life, and reduce disparities. The aim of the Journal is to disseminate peer-reviewed empirical research and theoretical information that is emerging in multiple disciplines such as anthropology, sociology, history, psychology, medicine, nursing, allied health, and public health that significantly impacts men’s health status. Secondary aims are to create a multidisciplinary network of scholars engaged in various aspects of men’s health.

    The goal of AJMH is to publish articles that are relevant to men's health. Our readers are clinicians, researchers, educators, scholars, and theorist from multiple disciplines. Authors who have questions about the appropriateness of a manuscript for publication in this journal are encouraged to communicate with the Editor prior to submission.

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

    Submissions are handled online through the AJMH SAGE Track site. Please visit to begin the submission process.

    There is no charge for submitting a paper to AJMH. For each accepted manuscript, you will be charged a one-time Article Processing Charge (APC). This fee covers the cost of publication and ensures that your article will be freely open to all worldwide.

    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.