Elsevier at APHA

Elsevier at the American Public Health Association annual meeting

Visit the Elsevier booth #1621 at APHA to:

  • Learn about the wide range of journals published by Elsevier and browse our sample copies
  • Find out how to get published, including more about how to publish your article open access
  • Find out how you can enhance and promote your article and get your research noticed

ECR Publishing Workshop

Monday October 31st, 10:00 - 10:45 AM
At the Industry Expert Theatre

Publisher Louise Glenn will talk about the publishing process and how to get your research published. This workshop is especially useful for early career researchers.

How to Get Published Workshop: 30th October 2016 at APHA

The RSPH are delighted to announce a short workshop they will be holding at the American Public Health Association 2016 Annual Meeting in Denver. This pre-conference half-day Learning Institute on ‘How to Get Published: An Introduction to Research Publication for Academic Journals’ will be presented by Dr. Fiona Sim and Phil Mackie, Joint Editors-in-Chief of Public Health and Amy Ellis-Thompson; Managing Editor, Royal Society for Public Health.

Participants can register to attend this half-day course without paying a full conference registration fee. Full details of the event and information on how to register can be found at the following link: http://www.apha.org/learning-institutes

Founded in 1888, Public Health is one of the most established journals dedicated to advancing research in the field of public health and epidemiology. To view the latest published articles visit the journal page on ScienceDirect: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/00333506

Catch up on your reading before the conference with our recommended articles.

Building a culture of health: A new framework and measures for health and health care in America
Matthew D. Trujillo, Alonzo Plough
Social Science & Medicine, Volume 165, September 2016

Priorities for action on the social determinants of health: Empirical evidence on the strongest associations with life expectancy in 54 low-income countries, 1990–2012
K. Hauck S. Martin, P.C. Smith
Social Science & Medicine, Volume 167, October 2016

Prioritizing action on health inequities in cities: An evaluation of Urban Health Equity Assessment and Response Tool (Urban HEART) in 15 cities from Asia and Africa
Amit Prasad, Megumi Kano, Kendra Ann-Masako Dagg, Hanako Mori, Hawa Hamisi Senkoro, Mohammad Assai Ardakani, Samar Elfeky, Suvajee Good, Katrin Engelhardt, Alex Ross, Francisco Armada
Social Science & Medicine, Volume 145, November 2015

Towards deep inclusion for equity-oriented health research priority-setting: A working model
Bridget Pratt, Maria Merritt, Adnan A. Hyder
Social Science & Medicine, Volume 151, February 2016

Explaining inequalities in women's mortality between U.S. States
Jennifer Karas Montez, Anna Zajacova, Mark D. Hayward
SSM - Population Health, Volume 2, December 2016

Jedi public health: Co-creating an identity-safe culture to promote health equity
Arline T. Geronimus, Sherman A. James, Mesmin Destin, Louis F. Graham, Mark L. Hatzenbuehler, Mary C. Murphy, Jay A. Pearson, Amel Omari, J. Phillip Thompson
SSM - Population Health, Volume 2, December 2016

The use of clinical coding data for the surveillance of healthcare-associated urinary tract infections in Australia
Brett G. Mitchell, John K. Ferguson
Infection, Disease & Health, Volume 21, Issue 1, May 2016

Hospital based clearance of patients with skin and soft tissue methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): A systematic review of the literature
Curt Werner, Peta-Anne Zimmerman, Elizabeth Elder
Infection, Disease & Health, Available online 22 August 2016

Availability of Drinking Water in US Public School Cafeterias
Nancy E. Hood, Lindsey Turner, Natalie Colabianchi, Frank J. Chaloupka, Lloyd D. Johnston
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Volume 114, Issue 9, September 2014

Dietary Behaviors among Public Health Center Clients with Electronic Benefit Transfer Access at Farmers’ Markets
Brenda Robles, Christine E. Montes, Tabashir Z. Nobari, May C. Wang, Tony Kuo
Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Available online 9 September 2016

Fit Families Program Improves Self-Perception in Children
Martha Archuleta, Dawn VanLeeuwen, Carol Turner
Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, Volume 48, Issue 6, June 2016

Impact of a Worksite Diabetes Prevention Intervention on Diet Quality and Social Cognitive Influences of Health Behavior: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Carla K. Miller, Kellie R. Weinhold, Haikady N. Nagaraja
Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, Volume 48, Issue 3, March 2016

Health impact assessment of active transportation: A systematic review
Natalie Mueller, David Rojas-Rueda, Tom Cole-Hunter, Audrey de Nazelle, Evi Dons, Regine Gerike, Thomas Götsch, Luc Int Panis, Sonja Kahlmeier, Mark Nieuwenhuijsen
Preventive Medicine, Volume 76, July 2015

The effect of walking on risk factors for cardiovascular disease: An updated systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised control trials
Elaine M. Murtagh, Linda Nichols, Mohammed A. Mohammed, Roger Holder, Alan M. Nevill, Marie H. Murphy
Preventive Medicine, Volume 72, March 2015