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Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease

Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease

eISSN: 2049937X | ISSN: 20499361 | Current volume: 10 | Current issue: 1 Frequency: Yearly

Journal Highlights

  • Launched in 2013
  • Gold open access journal – all articles are made freely available online immediately upon publication
  • Rigorous peer review
  • Listed in PubMed and indexed in Web of Science, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) and Scopus

Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease (TAI) is a peer-reviewed open access journal, which focuses on the highest quality research, reviews and scholarly comment on pioneering efforts and innovative studies across all areas of infectious disease. This includes articles examining the social determinants of health. The journal is aimed at an international audience of clinicians, researchers and students/trainees in infectious disease, providing an online forum for publishing the highest quality articles in this field.

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

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Statement

Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease (TAI) promotes inclusive, open science that reflects the disciplinary, human, and geographic diversity of the infectious disease community.

Diversity as a core value embodies inclusiveness, mutual respect, and multiple perspectives.

We welcome editors, editorial board members, peer reviewers and authors from all backgrounds, cultures, ethnicities, nationalities, races, religions, sexes, sexual orientations, gender identities, mental or physical (dis)abilities, ages, career stages, socioeconomic status or any other individual status.

We are committed to continually improving our editorial and review processes whilst playing our part in eradicating bias and inequality in all forms.

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The journal changed its publication mode from subscription to open access in 2019.

Open access article processing charge (APC) information

Publication in the journal is subject to payment of an article processing charge (APC). The APC serves to support the journal and ensures that articles are freely accessible online in perpetuity under a Creative Commons licence. The APC for this journal is currently 2650 USD. The article processing charge (APC) is payable when a manuscript is accepted after peer review, before it is published. The APC is subject to taxes where applicable. Please see further details here.

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Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease delivers the highest quality peer-reviewed, open access, original research articles, reviews, and scholarly comment on pioneering efforts and innovative research across all areas of infectious disease and related disciplines (including infection control). This includes articles that examine inclusion and diversity, health equity and the social determinants of health. The journal is aimed at an international audience of clinicians, researchers, and students/trainees in the field of infectious disease, providing an online forum for rapid dissemination of recent research and perspectives in this area.

Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease covers themes including but not limited to:

  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Vector-borne diseases
  • Emerging infectious diseases
  • Infectious disease prevention and control
  • Healthcare-associated infections
  • Fungal infections
  • Transplant and immunocompromised infectious diseases
  • Neglected tropical diseases
  • Gram- positive infections
  • Gram- negative infections
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • The social determinants of health
  • Respiratory infections
  • Cardiovascular infections
  • Bone and joint infections
  • Sepsis 
  • Health economics
  • Travel medicine and infectious diseases
  • Vaccination
  • Injection drug use-related infections
  • Long term sequelae of infections

The journal welcomes unsolicited article proposals. Review articles include expert opinion/perspective, narrative reviews and therapeutic area reviews. Systematic reviews, meta-analyses, health-economic and pharma-economic reviews are also welcomed. The appropriate EQUATOR Network reporting guidelines should be followed (e.g. CONSORT for randomized, controlled trials and PRISMA for systematic reviews/meta-analyses).

Editor in Chief
Andrés Henao-Martínez MD University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA
Managing Editor
Hemali Bedi MSc SAGE Publications Ltd, London, UK
Gayatri More SAGE Publishing, New Delhi, India
Associate Editors
Oyelola Adegboye PhD Menzies School of Health Research, Darwin, Australia
Diego Álvarez Hernández MD, EMT, MHSc Universidad Anáhuac México Norte, Huixquilucan, Mexico
Carlos Arturo Álvarez-Moreno MD, PhD, MSc Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
Felix Bongomin MD, MBBCh, MSc Gulu University, Gulu, Uganda
Kristina M. Brooks, PharmD Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA
Daniel B. Chastain, PharmD University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Albany, GA, USA
George Hills MD Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
Patrick Palmieri DHSc, DPhil (Hon), MSN, PGDip(Oxon), RN Norbert Wiener Private University, Lima, Peru
M. Rizwan Sohail MD Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Neil Stone MD, PhD University College Hospital, London, UK
Biostatistical Editors
Daniel Diaz PhD Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico
Theophilus I. Emeto, PhD, MSc James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
Christopher H Mbotwa, MA, PhD University of Dar es Salaam, Mbeya, Tanzania
Osaro Mgbere PhD, MS, MPH University of Houston College of Pharmacy, Houston, TX, USA
Social Media Editor
Neeraja Swaminathan, MD University of Utah, USA
Early Career Researcher Editorial Board
Hamish Houston MA, MBBChir University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, London, UK
Sarwat Khalil, MD Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Alejandro Ortiz-Hernández, MD Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
Editorial Board
Melissa Badowski PharmD, MPH University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Matteo Bassetti MD, PhD University of Udine and Azienda Sanitaria Universitaria Integrata, Udine, Italy
Brandon Bookstaver PharmD University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy, Columbia, SC, USA
Jose F Camargo, MD University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
En-Qiang Chen MD, PhD West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, PR China
Claudia P. Cortes, MD Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
Theodore James Cory, PharmD, PhD University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy, Memphis, TN, USA
Juthaporn Cowan MD, PhD University in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Jonathan Edwards, MD, MBBS, MPhil The Medical Research Foundation of Trinidad and Tobago, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Bassey Ekeng MD, MBChB University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Nigeria
Louie Mar A Gangcuangco MD, MSc University of Hawaii at Manoa Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Canna Jagdish Ghia MD Independent, London, UK
Krutika Hornback, PharmD The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Health, Charleston, SC, USA
Seth Judson MD University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Gautam Kalyatanda, MD University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Sahil Khanna MD, MBBCh Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Kelika Konda PhD Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
Alvaro Lopes-Sousa PhD The University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Douglas W MacPherson MD, MSc Western School of Medicine, London, Canada
Anna Maria Peri MD The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Georgios Meletis MD, PhD, MSc Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Alfredo J Mena Lora MD University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
W. J. Moore PharmD Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Gabriel Parra-Henao PhD, MSc National Institute of Health of Colombia and Tropical Health Research Center, Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia, Santa Marta, Colombia
Danielle A. Rankin PhD, MPH, CIC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Mana Rao MD Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Jordi Rello MD, PhD Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, Barcelona, Spain
Jon Salmanton-García MSc, MPH, PhD University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
Constantinos KT. Tsioutis, MD, PhD European University Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus
Rolando Ulloa-Gutierrez MD Hospital Nacional de Niños "Dr. Carlos Sáenz Herrera", San José, Costa Rica
Laila E Woc-Colburn MD Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
George Yendewa MD, MPH Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
Editorial Review Board
Muhammad Abdel-Gawad, MD Al-Azhar University, Assiut, Egypt
Seher Anjum, MD National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Chizaram Anselm Onyeaghala, MD University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Kevin Baker, BBS, MA, MSc, PhD Malaria Consortium & Karolinska Institute, UK
Norman Beatty, MD University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
Scott Borgetti, MD University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Oyewole Christopher Durojaiye, MPH Sheffield Teaching Hospitals/University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Stanley Eneh, BSc, MPH Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
Carolina Ferraz University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado, USA
Pradeep Kumar Mada, MD Comanche County Memorial Hospital, Lawton, OK, USA
Romain Mahieu, MD Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Hôpital Universitaire de Bruxelles (HUB), CUB Hôpital Érasme, Bruxelles, Belgium
Kyle Molina, PharmD Scripps Green Hospital, La Jolla, California, USA
Visal Moolasart, MD Bamrasnaradura Infectious Diseases Institute, Thailand Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand
Hadush Negash, MSc Adigrat University, Adigrat, Ethiopia
Dimitrios Pilalas, MD, PhD 1st Department of Internal Medicine in AHEPA University Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Tani Sagna, MSc, PhD National Center for Scientific and Technological Research (IRSS/CNRST), Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Ibrahim Sebutu BELLO, MBBS, MPH, MD, FMCGP Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals, Osun State University, Nigeria
Udawattage Thamarasi N. Senaratne, MSc, PhD General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Sri Lanka
Neeraja Swaminathan, MBBS University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Xiang Sun, MD, PhD Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, China
Fumihiro Yamaguchi, MD, PhD Showa University Fujigaoka Hospital, Yokohama, Japan
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