About the Journal



Focus and scope: JHSE is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that focuses on topics related to health sciences and epidemiology. It publishes original research articles, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, and editorial comments on topics such as infectious and non-infectious diseases, public health, environmental health, reproductive health, nursing, pharmacology, and biomedical sciences.

Open access policy: JHSE follows an open access policy, which means that all articles are freely available to readers without any subscription or paywall barriers. This ensures that the research published in JHSE is widely accessible and can be used by researchers, practitioners, and policymakers around the world.

Copyright notice: JHSE publishes all articles under a Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 4.0). This allows others to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon the work, as long as they give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source. By accepting the item through the Editorial Board of the Journal of Health Sciences and Epidemiology and decided to be published, the copyright for the item will be transferred to the Journal of Health Sciences and Epidemiology. R2Z Scientific Publishing as the publisher of the journal of Health Sciences and Epidemiology holds the copyright of all articles published in this journal. R2Z scientific publishing has the right to reproduce and distribute items and each creator is not always allowed to post the same article that has been published in this journal.

Sponsorship disclosure: JHSE is not sponsored by any commercial or non-commercial organizations. The journal is funded by the publisher, R2Z Scientific Publishing.

Inclusion in LOCKSS/CLOCKSS: JHSE participates in both the LOCKSS (Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe) and CLOCKSS (Controlled LOCKSS) archival systems. This ensures that all articles published in JHSE are preserved in a decentralized network of digital archives, even in the unlikely event of the journal ceasing publication.

Privacy statement: JHSE respects the privacy of its readers, authors, and reviewers and collects only the minimum amount of personal information required for the peer-review process. The journal does not share any personal information with third parties without the explicit consent of the individual concerned.

History of the journal: JHSE was launched in 2023 and is published by R2Z Scientific Publishing. The journal is committed to maintaining high editorial standards and providing a platform for researchers to share their findings in the field of health sciences and epidemiology.