Journal of Interventional Epidemiology and Public Health (JIEPH)


Call for Papers for a Special Issue on COVID-19
The AFENET Journal of Interventional Epidemiology and Public Health (JIEPH) is soliciting for papers on the field experiences and best practices in COVID-19 preparedness and response efforts in Africa. These papers will inform future public health actions that will strengthen response and recovery from COVID-19.

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About the Journal of Interventional Epidemiology and Public Health (JIEPH)


The Journal of Interventional Epidemiology and Public Health (JIEPH) is an open access, peer reviewed scientific journal published by the African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET).

JIEPH's vision is to be a veritable platform which provides culturally and technically specific evidence that drives public health and field epidemiology practice and policy.

JIEPH's mission is to build capacity for public health evidence generation and context specific dissemination from Africa to the rest of the world.

JIEPH publishes original scientific papers, reviews, and short reports in all areas of public health with a particular interest in interventional field epidemiology. 

JIEPH welcomes review articles and meta-analyses, novel hypotheses and approaches in addition to discussion of research theory, public health policy and practice. 

JIEPH also publishes supplements on public health related issues and events.

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Featured Articles

Outbreak Investigation

Cholera outbreak at a city hotel in Kenya, 2017: a retrospective cohort study
Philip Ngere et al. 31 Jan 2022



Outbreak of Rabies among Humans, Dogs and Livestock, Awutu-Senya East Municipality, Ghana, 2019 (Outbreak Investigation)
Paul Henry Dsane-Aidoo, Kwabena Sarpong, Eric Odei, Kafui Senya, Abigail Birago Kuffour, Paa Kwesi Andoh, Delia Akosua Bandoh, Anthony Akunzule, Sally-Ann Ohene, Ernest Kenu
JIEPH. 5(9). 17 May 2022
Evaluation of the suicide registration system in Maputo and Matola, Mozambique, 2016-2018 (Research)
Eduardo Mangue Chicanequisso, Ivandra Magaia, Virgílio Ceia Francisco, Érika Valeska Rossetto, Cynthia Sema Baltazar
JIEPH. 5(8). 28 Apr 2022
Evaluation of the Weekly Disease Surveillance System in Matabeleland South Province, Zimbabwe, 2018 (Research)
Tendai Chipendo, Rudo Chikodzore, Notion. Tafara Gombe, Tsitsi Juru, Simbarashe Chiwanda, Mufuta Tshimanga
JIEPH. 5(7). 28 Apr 2022
Prompt Response to a Cross-border Plague Outbreak in Zombo District, Minimized Spread, Uganda, March 2019 (Outbreak Investigation)
Doreen Nsiimire Gonahasa, Bernadette Mirembe Basuta, Sandra Nabatanzi, Benon Kwesiga, Lilian Bulage, Alex Riolexus Ario
JIEPH. 5(6). 27 Apr 2022
Evaluation of the measles surveillance system of the Ga West Municipality, Ghana, 2017 (Research)
Emmanuel Kwame Tender, Stephen Atasige, Edwin Afari, Ernest Kenu, Samuel Oko Sackey, Donne Kofi Ameme, Priscilla Nortey, Benedict Calys-Tagoe
JIEPH. 5(5). 21 Apr 2022
Prevalence and factors associated with low medication adherence among type 2 Diabetic patients attending a diabetic clinic at the Tema general hospital, Ghana (Research)
Perpetual Enam Aflakpui, Delia Akosua Benewah Bandoh, Emma Edinam Kploanyi, Ernest Kenu, Adolphina Addoley Addo-Lartey
JIEPH. 5(4). 20 Apr 2022
Cholera outbreak at a city hotel in Kenya, 2017: a retrospective cohort study (Outbreak Investigation)
Philip Ngere, Elvis Oyugi, Alexis Niyomwungere, Scolastica Wabwire, Adi Dahabo, Daniel Langat, Raphael Muli, Maurice Owiny
JIEPH. 5(3). 31 Jan 2022
Analysis of Abortion Cases Data at the Referral Hospital of Haho Health District, Notsè – Togo, 2012 – 2017 (Research)
Agballa Mébiny-Essoh Tchalla Abalo, Essona Matatom Akara, Hamadi Assane, Degnanou Komi, Edem Kpeglo, Bernard Sawadogo, Simon Antara
JIEPH. 5(2). 31 Jan 2022
Estimating the Costs of Responding to a Measles Outbreak: Buvuma Islands, Lake Victoria, Uganda, February-May 2017 (Outbreak Investigation)
Joyce Nguna, Joy Kusiima Bbaale, Doreen Birungi, Benon Kwesiga, Daniel Kadobera, Bernard Toliva Opar, Immaculate Ampaire, Henry Luuze, Brendan Kwesiga, Wilbrod Mwanje, Alex Riolexus Ario
JIEPH. 5(1). 14 Jan 2022