The Social Determinants of Health is a scientific peer-reviewed multi-disciplinary journal affiliated to the Social Determinants of Health Research Center and in cooperation of Iranian Community Medicine Association (ICMA). It's mission is to disseminate information, viewpoints, and questions about social determinants of health (SDH) research and education. The journal scheduled to appear quarterly up to 2019 , then since 2020 as continuous issue and serve as a means for scientific information exchange in the international SDH forum. The extended scope of the journal is intended to include not only social determinants of health, but also other affiliated fields and disciplines that contribute to the current knowledge and science of community medicine, social medicine, public health, health economics, health education, health policy, health management and epidemiology. This is an open access journal financially supported by SDH research center, with no submission fee or processing charges.
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Structure of the journal:
The editor-in-chief is responsible for oversight on the scientific boards and executive team of the journal including performance of the editorial board. Editor-in-chief is appointed by the SDH Journals Board.
Editorial Board are accountable for the quality of the SDH journal and its contents. They are expected to manage reviewing the submitted manuscripts and final decision on the reviewed submission by the reviewers. Editorial board members are recruited through a strict and rigorous vetting process and careful review of their qualifications, research experience and publishing records.
Interested experts to join editorial and reviewer group of the SDH Journal are encouraged to send their letter of interest and CV to email@example.com for reviewing their request.