AIDS and Behavior provides an international venue for the scientific exchange of research and scholarly work on the contributing factors, prevention, consequences, social impact, and response to HIV/AIDS. The journal publishes original peer-reviewed papers addressing all areas of AIDS behavioral research including: individual, contextual, social, economic and geographic factors that facilitate HIV transmission; interventions aimed to reduce HIV transmission risks at all levels and in all contexts; mental health aspects of HIV/AIDS; medical and behavioral consequences of HIV infection - including health-related quality of life, coping, treatment and treatment adherence; and the impact of HIV infection on adults children, families, communities and societies. The journal publishes original research articles, brief research reports, and critical literature reviews.

  • An international venue for the scientific exchange of research and scholarly work on HIV/AIDS
  • 92% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

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  • Seth Kalichman
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

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3.895 (2020)
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4.176 (2020)
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31 days
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855,005 (2021)
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1573-3254
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1090-7165
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