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Aims and scope
A leader among the field, International Journal of Health Geographics is an interdisciplinary, open access journal publishing internationally significant studies of geospatial information systems and science applications in health and healthcare. With an exceptional author satisfaction rate and a quick time to first decision, the journal caters to readers across an array of healthcare disciplines globally.
World Health Day 2018
"Health for All" has been the WHO's guiding vision for more than seven decades. On this 70th anniversary year, beginning on April 7th - World Health Day - the WHO will maintain a high-profile focus on Universal Health Coverage via a series of events with global and local conversations about the many ways to achieve #HealthForAll. In support of World Health Day 2018, we've pulled together a collection of high-impact, influential articles and content from across BMC, relevant to this year's UHC theme.
Maged N. Kamel Boulos, University of the Highlands and Islands, UK
2016 Journal Metrics
24 days from submission to first decision
14 days from acceptance to publication
3.282 - 2-year Impact Factor
3.199 - 5-year Impact Factor
1.274 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
1.313 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
1143.0 Usage Factor
Social Media Impact