International Journal of Public Health Management and Ethics (IJPHME)

International Journal of Public Health Management and Ethics (IJPHME)

Now International Journal of Applied Research on Public Health Management (IJARPHM)
Editor-in-Chief: Qiang (Shawn) Cheng (University of Kentucky, USA)
Published: Semi-Annually |Established: 2017
ISSN: 2476-1125|EISSN: 2476-1133|DOI: 10.4018/IJPHME
Out of print.


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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Volume 3: 2 Issues (2018)
Volume 2: 1 Issue (2017)
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Editor(s)-in-Chief Biography

Dr. Qiang (Shawn) Cheng received the BS and MS degrees from the College of Mathematical Science at Peking University, China, and the PhD degree from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He is currently an associate professor at the Institute for Biomedical Informatics, the Department of Computer Science, and the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Kentucky. His previous experience includes working as a faculty fellow at the Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson, OH, and a senior researcher at Siemens Medical/Corporate Research, Siemens Corp., Princeton, NJ. His research interests include data science, biomedical informatics, machine learning, pattern recognition, and artificial intelligence. He has published more than 100 peer-reviewed papers in various premium venues. He has a number of international patents issued or filed with IBM T.J. Watson Research Laboratory and Siemens Medical.

Editorial Board

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