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Health Research Policy and Systems

Health Research Policy and Systems

Co-Editors-in-Chief: F. El-Jardali; T. Turner

ISSN: 1478-4505 (electronic version)

Journal no. 12961

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  • Published in collaboration with the World Health Organization
  • International approach that specifically includes low-middle income countries
  • Considers organisation and use of health research

Health Research Policy and Systems is published in collaboration with the World Health Organization. The journal has an international approach that specifically includes low- and middle-income countries. We explore the role of evidence-based health policy and health research systems in ensuring that knowledge from research is used effectively to improve health and health equity. The journal particularly welcomes ‘research-on-research’ papers addressing research capacity building, prioritisation, conduct or use and/or that explicitly investigate the interaction between research and health policy or health systems.

Related subjects » Economics - Medicine - Public Health

Impact Factor: 2.179 (2017) * 

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Social Science Citation Index, Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition, Medline, PubMedCentral, SCOPUS, EMBASE, Google Scholar, CAB Abstracts, DOAJ, EBSCO Academic Search, EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection, EBSCO Discovery Service, EBSCO Health Policy Reference Center, EBSCO Public Affairs Index, EBSCO STM Source, EBSCO TOC Premier, EMCare, Global Health, OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service, ProQuest-ExLibris Primo, ProQuest-ExLibris Summon, Reaxys

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    2017 Impact Factor
  • 2.179