International Journal of Public Health Management and Ethics (IJPHME)

International Journal of Public Health Management and Ethics (IJPHME)

Formerly International Journal of Disease Control and Containment for Sustainability (IJDCCS)
Interim Editor-in-Chief: Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A. (Information Resources Management Association, USA)
Published: Semi-Annually |Established: 2017
ISSN: 2476-1125|EISSN: 2476-1133|DOI: 10.4018/IJPHME


The International Journal of Public Health Management and Ethics (IJPHME) is a premier source featuring emerging research on the current issues facing public health and welfare initiatives. Designed to suit the needs of academicians, physicians, practitioners, policy makers, scientists, and upper-level students, IJPHME discusses critical topics surrounding policy implementation, disease control, sustainability, leadership, funding, technology, and services in modern public health systems.

Topics Covered

  • Disaster and emergency management
  • Disease control
  • Environmental health
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetic research
  • Health education and communications
  • Health information management
  • Health information technology
  • Health promotion
  • Health Services
  • Hospital management
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Information security and privacy
  • Leadership
  • Nonprofit institutions
  • Nutrition and exercise
  • Organizational Development
  • Public health funding
  • Public health legislation
  • Vaccinations
  • Web Services

Mission and Scope

The mission of the International Journal of Public Health Management and Ethics (IJPHME) is to publish collections of original, double-blind peer reviewed research articles semi-annually. IJPHME strives to be a key publication across disciplines focusing on a broad spectrum of ethical, policy, and delivery issues, adding to the available literature on the management of public health initiatives on a global scale.

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Editor(s)-in-Chief Biography

Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A., received his Doctorate in Business Administration from the Nova Southeastern University (Florida, USA). Dr. Khosrow-Pour taught undergraduate and graduate information system courses at the Pennsylvania State University – Harrisburg for almost 20 years. He is currently Executive Editor at IGI Global ( He also serves as Executive Director of the Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) ( and Executive Director of the World Forgotten Children’s Foundation ( He is the author/editor of more than 100 books in information technology management. He is also currently the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Green Computing, International Journal of Library and Information Services, International Journal of E-Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and International Journal of Natural Computing Research, and is also the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Information Resources Management Journal, Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations, Journal of Cases on Information Technology, and the Journal of Information Technology Research, and has authored more than 50 articles published in various conference proceedings and scholarly journals.

Editorial Board

International Advisory Board
Miao Sun, Rutgers University, United States
Associate Editors
Qiang (Shawn) Cheng, University of Kentucky, United States
Kwok Tai Chui, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Petre Iltchev, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
Pascal Lorenz, University of Haute-Alsace, France
Kami Makki, Lamar University, United States
Christos Makris, University of Patras, Greece
Prabir Panda, National Institute for Smart Government, India
Arunasalam Sambhanthan, Curtin University, Australia
Sang-Bing Tsai, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Taiwan
Editorial Review Board
Mansoor Ahmed, COMSATS, Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
P. Rizwan Ahmed, Thiruvalluvar University, India
Athanasios Anastasiou, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
Shilpa Balan, California State University-Los Angeles, United States
Kingsley Faulkner, Notre Dame University, United States
Pooja Gogia, Andaman and Nicobar Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Srijan Goswami, Indian School of Complementary Therapy & Allied Sciences, India, India
Chengqi Guo, James Madison University, United States
Swarna Guptas, LN Medical College, India
Anwarul Islam, Prime Minister’s Office, Bangladesh
Susana Lorenzo, Hospital Universitario Fundacion Alcorcon, Spain
John Mackenzie, Curtin University, Australia
Candice McCool, Veterans Administration, United States
Varun Menon, SCMS School of Engineering and Technology, India
Monika Moitra, MM Institute of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, India
Mário Moreira, Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of Ceará, Brazil
Mohsin Mushtaq, Dow University of Health Sciences, Canada
Munusamy Natarajan, Associate Professor, Ethiopia
Nicole O'Brien, McMaster University, Canada
N. Raghavendra Rao, FINAIT Consultancy Services, India
bipinkumar Rathod, mgumst
Sattar Bader Sadkhan Al-Maliky, University of Babylon- Information Technology College, Iraq
Saeed Samet, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
Mary Schmeida, Kent State University, United States
Kurt Seemann, Swinburne University, Australia
Hasan Siamian, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Iran, Islamic Republic Of
Subhranil Som, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, India
Vladislav Todorov, University of Forestry, Bulgaria
Ashish Upadhyay, Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology University, India
Jiuchang Wei, University of Science and Technology of China, China
Santosh Yatnatti, Shridevi Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Stelios Zimeras, University of the Aegean, Greece


Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit their original research and policy articles 3,000–10,000 words in length. Interested authors must consult the journal’s guidelines for manuscript submissions at prior to submission. All submitted articles will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis by no fewer than 3 members of the journal’s Editorial Review Board and 1 Associate Editor. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers and at the sole discretion of the Editor-in-Chief.

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A.
Interim Editor-in-Chief
International Journal of Public Health Management and Ethics (IJPHME)