Coalition for Health Communication

Health Communication Journals

 

 

As an outlet for scholarly intercourse between medical and social sciences, this noteworthy journal seeks to improve practical communication between caregivers and patients and between institutions and the public. Outstanding editorial board members and contributors from both medical and social science arenas collaborate to meet the challenges inherent in this goal.

As an outlet for scholarly intercourse between medical and social sciences, this noteworthy journal seeks to improve practical communication between caregivers and patients and between institutions and the public. Outstanding editorial board members and contributors from both medical and social science arenas collaborate to meet the challenges inherent in this goal. Although most inclusions are data-based, the journal also publishes pedagogical, methodological, theoretical, and applied articles using both quantitative or qualitative methods. Topics covered include provider-patient (or family) interaction, health campaigns, health information, health promotion, interviewing, health public relations, and gerontological concerns.

Editor in Chief: Teresa L. Thompson, Ph.D., University of Dayton

ISSN: 1532-7027 (electronic) 1041-0236 (paper)
Publication Frequency:
8 issues per year
Publisher: Routledge

Website: Health Communication 

   

Journal of Health Communication: International Perspectives

The Journal of Health Communication is a scholarly, peer-reviewed journal, published bimonthly. It presents the latest development in the field of health communication including research in risk communication, health literacy, social marketing, communication (from interpersonal to mass media), psychology, government, policy-making, and health education around the world.

 The Journal of Health Communication focuses on promoting the vital life of the individual and the good health of the world's people with presentation of research, progress in areas of technology and public health, ethics, politics/policy, and the application of health communication principles to the better health of individuals and communities.

The Journal of Health Communication is designed to serve a growing community of scholars and professionals. It publishes both quantitative and qualitative studies, ethical essays, and book reviews, as well as a special section entitled "Up Front," designed to give concise information to practitioners and academics.

Editor-in-Chief: Scott C. Ratzan, MD, MPA, Vice President Government Affairs - Europe, Johnson & Johnson

ISSN: 1081-0730 (electronic) 1087-0415 2005 (paper)
Publication Frequency: 8 issues per year
Publisher: Taylor & Francis  

Website: http://www.gwu.edu/~cih/journal/; Publisher: Journal of Health Communication

Journal of Health Communication Link: The Practitioner's connection to Health Communication Research. Newsletter: http://www.gwu.edu/~cih/journal/Newsletter2.htm 

 

Journal of Communication in Healthcare

The Journal of Communication in Healthcare is the major professional journal publishing peer-reviewed articles on how to improve communication in all aspects of healthcare delivery, health promotion and the healthcare business.

Guided by an expert Editor-in-Chief, Mario Nacinovich, President-Elect of the Healthcare Communication & Marketing Association, along with an eminent Editorial Board, each quarterly 100-page issue publishes in-depth articles, qualitative research and real case studies on how to communicate with patients, the public, staff and media. It does not publish advertising or editorial, but rather detailed guidance and 'lessons learned' from leading communications, PR, marketing, brand and medical writing professionals, as well as physicians, educators and researchers, all of which is peer-reviewed prior to being accepted for publication.

The Journal highlights the role of effective communication in patient care, managing healthcare organizations and the healthcare business, and seeks to advance understanding of how communication techniques are used and their impact measured in practice.

Editor-in-Chief: Mario Nacinovich

ISSN: 1753-8068 (electronic) 1753-8076 (paper)
Publication Frequency: 4 issues per year
Publisher:
Maney  

Website: Journal of Publication in Healthcare