You are here

Health Education & Behavior

Health Education & Behavior

An Official Publication of the Society for Public Health Education

eISSN: 15526127 | ISSN: 10901981 | Current volume: 48 | Current issue: 5 Frequency: Bi-monthly
Subscribe to the 2016 Institutional Package for Health Education & Behavior, including Pedagogy in Health Promotion.

Health Education & Behavior (HE&B) is a peer-reviewed, bimonthly journal that publishes authoritative empirical research and commentary on critical health issues of interest to a broad range of professionals whose work involves understanding factors associated with health behavior and evidence-based social and behavioral strategies to improve health status.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

Self Study for Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) Credit

Each bimonthly issue of Health Education &Behavior (HE&B) features two self-study articles worth 2.0 Category I continuing education contact hours (CECH). Please click here for more details and instructions.

Health Education & Behavior is an official publication of the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE). The journal publishes authoritative empirical research and commentary on critical health issues of interest to a broad range of professionals whose work involves understanding factors associated with health behavior and evidence-based social and behavioral strategies to improve health status. The journal audience consists primarily of researchers and practitioners in health behavior and health education. Typical manuscripts published in the journal include empirical research using qualitative or quantitative methods; formative, process, and outcome evaluations; and literature reviews. Each manuscript submitted is expected to include implications for theory, policy, and/or practice in the discussion section. If a study assesses an intervention, a description of the intervention should be included in the methods section of the manuscript.

Editor in Chief
Jesus Ramirez-Valles, PhD, MPH Health Equity Institute, San Francisco University, USA
Associate Editors
Eric Breton, PhD École des Hautes Études en Santé Publique (EHESP), France
David H. Chae, Sc.D., M.A. Tulane University, USA
Rohan Jeremiah, PhD, MPH University of Illinois Chicago, USA
Lucia Juarez, PhD University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Lisa M. Kuhns, PhD, MPH Northwestern University, USA
Social Media Editor
Mónica García Norlander, MPH, MLIS, MA Center for Health Equity Research Chicago, USA
Editorial Board
David A. Birch, PhD, MCHES University of Alabama, USA
Bonnie Duran, DrPH University of Washington, USA
Michael Eriksen, ScD Georgia State University, USA
Chandra L. Ford, PhD, MPH, MLIS University of California at Los Angeles, USA
Debora Fortune, PhD, FAAHE University of Tennesee, Knoxvill, USA
Nicholas Freudenberg, DrPH Hunter College of the City University of New York, USA
Derek Griffith, PhD Vanderbilt University, USA
Rosalba Hernandez, PhD University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,USA
Fu Hua, PhD Fudan University, China
Michelle C. Kegler, DrPH, MPH Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, USA
Adam P. Knowlden, PhD, CHES University of Alabama, USA
Lisa D. Lieberman, PhD, CHES Montclair State University, USA
Lizbeth López-Carrillo, DrPH Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública, Mexico
John B. Lowe, DrPH, MPH University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
Raffy Reinaldo Luquis, PhD, MCHES Penn State Harrisburg, USA
Leah Neubauer, EdD, MA Northwestern University, USA
Edith A. Parker, DrPH, MPH University of Iowa, USA
Denise Payán, PhD, MPP University of California, Merced, USA
Lucy Popova, PhD Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Emma Sanchez, ScD, MS San Francisco State University, USA
Inga Dora Sigfusdottir, PhD Icelandic Centre for Social Research and Analysis, Iceland
Marcie S. Wright, PhD, MPH Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Editors Emeriti (*Advisory Board of Editors Emeriti)
Editorial Production
Zebley Foster Editorial and Communications Manager, HE&B, Society for Public Health Education
Alan Carabes Project Editor, SAGE Publications
Stephanie Henkel Publishing Editor I, SAGE Publications
  • Applied Social Sciences Index & Abstracts (ASSIA)
  • Biological Sciences Abstracts
  • CAB Abstracts Database
  • CABI: Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases
  • CABI: Dairy Science Abstracts
  • CABI: Global Health
  • CABI: Nutrition Abstracts and Reviews Series A
  • CABI: Review of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants
  • CABI: Tropical Diseases Bulletin
  • Clarivate Analytics: Current Contents - Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences
  • Combined Health Information Database (CHID)
  • Comprehensive MEDLINE with FullTEXT
  • Corporate ResourceNET - Ebsco
  • Current Citations Express
  • EBSCO: Human Resources Abstracts
  • Educational Research Abstracts Online (T&F)
  • Family & Society Studies Worldwide (NISC)
  • Health & Safety Sciences Abstracts
  • Health Business FullTEXT
  • Health Source Plus
  • ISI Basic Social Sciences Index
  • Index Medicus
  • Leisure, Recreation and Tourism Abstracts
  • MAS FullTEXT
  • MasterFILE - Ebsco
  • NISC
  • Pollution Abstracts
  • ProQuest Education Complete
  • ProQuest Medical Library
  • ProQuest: Applied Social Science Index & Abstracts (ASSIA)
  • ProQuest: CSA Physical Education Index
  • ProQuest: CSA Sociological Abstracts
  • Professional Development Collection - Ebsco
  • PsycINFO
  • PsycLIT
  • Psychological Abstracts
  • Review of Medical and Veterinary Entomology
  • Risk Abstracts
  • Rural Development Abstracts
  • Safety Science & Risk Abstracts
  • SafetyLit
  • Scopus
  • Social SciSearch
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science)
  • Social Services Abstracts
  • Soils and Fertilizers
  • Sport Information Resource Centre (SIRC)
  • Standard Periodical Directory (SPD)
  • TOPICsearch - Ebsco
  • Teacher Reference Center
  • Wilson Education Index/Abstracts
  • World Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Abstracts (in CAB Abstracts Database)
  • The manuscript submission guidelines for Health Education & Behavior are available here.

    Institutional subscriptions are available as part of the Health Education & Behavior (including Pedagogy in Health Promotion) package. Click here for more information.

    Individual Subscription, Print Only

    Institutional Backfile Purchase, E-access (Content through 1998)

    Individual, Single Print Issue

    Institutional, Single Print Issue

    ePlatform, Single Issue 24 hour E-access