Editorial Board

Liaqat Ali Khan
Executive Editor
Physician, Ministry of Health
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Tetsuji Yamada
Chair and Professor, Department of Economics
Rutgers University, USA

Shougang Zhuang
Executive Editor
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Brown University, USA

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About the Journal

NLM ID: 101704027

Public health is an important medical and social concern at any moment. The constant battle against evil diseases has been turned as a virtue for the human being. Emerging pandemics, epidemics are always challenging our intellect, understanding, and capabilities. Among all the diseases, tropical diseases are in the summit of our concern due to the heavy death toll claimed every year.

A parasitic, viral, protozoan, helminthic diseases are affecting humans and other species with their ever-altering strategies against the standard treatment regime. Tropical Diseases & Public Health deals with the diseases that are prevalent in or unique to tropical and subtropical regions. Insects such as mosquitoes and flies are the most common tropical disease carrier or vector.

Journal of Tropical Diseases & Public Health is an Open Access and peer-reviewed journal aims to publish most complete and reliable source of information on the discoveries and current developments in the mode of original articles, review articles, case reports, short communications, etc. in all areas of the field and making them freely available through online without any restrictions or any other subscriptions to researchers worldwide.

Multiple diseases are being monitored and under strict vigilance of global surveillance agencies yet cases are being reported regularly for chikungunya, dengue, Chagas disease, leishmaniasis, lymphatic filariasis, leprosy, tuberculosis, onchocerciasis, sexually transmitted infections, Chagas disease, helminths, African trypanosomiasis, TB-HIV, coinfection, Buruli ulcer, trachoma, yaws, tropical medicine, tropical diseases, etc.

Journal is using the Editorial Tracking Online Submission System for quality in the review process. Editorial Tracking Online Submission is an online manuscript submission, review and tracking systems. Review processing is performed by the editorial board members of Journal of Tropical Diseases & Public Health or outside experts; at least two independent reviewers approval followed by editor approval is required for acceptance of any citable manuscript. Authors may submit manuscripts and track their progress through the system, hopefully to publication. Reviewers can download manuscripts and submit their opinions to the editor. Editors can manage the whole submission/review/revise/publish process.

Fast Editorial Execution and Review Process (FEE-Review Process):
Journal of Tropical Diseases & Public Health is participating in the Fast Editorial Execution and Review Process (FEE-Review Process) with an additional prepayment of $99 apart from the regular article processing fee. Fast Editorial Execution and Review Process is a special service for the article that enables it to get a faster response in the pre-review stage from the handling editor as well as a review from the reviewer. An author can get a faster response of pre-review maximum in 3 days since submission, and a review process by the reviewer maximum in 5 days, followed by revision/publication in 2 days. If the article gets notified for revision by the handling editor, then it will take another 5 days for external review by the previous reviewer or alternative reviewer.

Acceptance of manuscripts is driven entirely by handling editorial team considerations and independent peer-review, ensuring the highest standards are maintained no matter the route to regular peer-reviewed publication or a fast editorial review process. The handling editor and the article contributor are responsible for adhering to scientific standards. The article FEE-Review process of $99 will not be refunded even if the article is rejected or withdrawn for publication.

The corresponding author or institution/organization is responsible for making the manuscript FEE-Review Process payment. The additional FEE-Review Process payment covers the fast review processing and quick editorial decisions, and regular article publication covers the preparation in various formats for online publication, securing full-text inclusion in a number of permanent archives like HTML, XML, and PDF, and feeding to different indexing agencies.


Articles published in Journal of Tropical Diseases & Public Health have been cited by esteemed scholars and scientists all around the world. Journal of Tropical Diseases & Public Health has got h-index 19 , which means every article in Journal of Tropical Diseases & Public Health has got 19 average citations.

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