About the Journal of Community Medicine and Primary Care
The Journal of Community Medicine and Primary Health Care is the official
Journal of the Association of Community Physicians of Nigeria. The Journal,
which is multidisciplinary and international in scope, provides a forum
dissemination of research findings, reviews, theories and information on
aspects of public health . The Journal therefore welcomes articles that seek
advance knowledge and understanding of the health sector with a bias to
community medicine and primary health care from all stakeholders. The
Journal will accept articles from all the diverse sub-specialties that make
community medicine, for example epidemiology, environmental health, clinical
care, health planning and management, health policy, health care financing,
public health nutrition, medical sociology, primary health care, reproductive
health, child health etc.
The Journal will be published twice a year in June and December, while the
ultimate target is quarterly publication. Yearly subscription is US$15 for
individuals and US$20 for institutions and organizations, including postage.
Orders should be directed to the Editor-in-Chief or the Assistant Editor-in-
Chief, Journal of Community Medicine and Primary Health Care.