About the Journal

Journal of Urban Health Research (JUHR) is an open-access electronic journal. JUHR is a peer-reviewed journal published by the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia. The journal aims to improve discussion and dissemination of knowledge in the fields of medicine, health, and pharmacy in order to improve the health outcomes of urban populations. JUHR accepts manuscripts written in English. We publish four categories of papers: 1) Original research articles, 2) Literature review articles, 3) Case report articles, 4) Short report articles on scientific research relevant to all aspects of medicine, health, and pharmacy. Authors can submit manuscripts to JUHR through website.

The Journal of Urban Health Research (JUHR) is dedicated to disseminating high-quality, interdisciplinary research focused on understanding, promoting, and enhancing urban health and well-being. JUHR prioritizes studies that investigate the complex interplay between urban living and various determinants of health.

The scope of the Journal of Urban Health Research (JUHR) encompasses a wide range of topics related to urban health. JUHR welcomes submissions that explore, but are not limited to, the following areas:
• Diseases in urban environments
• Urban lifestyle and behavioral factors
• Maternal and child health in urban settings
• Urban mental health and well being
• Gender and cultural diversity in urban health
• Socio-economic factors in urban populations
• Environmental factors on public health
• Nutrition and food security
• Role of pharmacies in public health
• Health promotion and disease prevention strategies
• Digital health literacy
• Health crisis management
• Etc

The journal is published three times a year in February, June, and October.