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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The Liberia FETP Supplement
Building Epidemiological Capacity for Health Security in Liberia
Muhammad Shakir Balogun et al. JIEPH . 4(1):1. 11 January 2021.
The Frontline Field Epidemiology Training Program in Liberia, 2015-2018
Maame Pokuah Amo-Addae et al. JIEPH . 4(1):2. 27 January 2021.
Is Schistosomiasis present in Grand Kru County, Liberia, 2018?
Emmanuel Ghartey et al. JIEPH . 4(1):3. 27 January 2021.
Lassa fever outbreak in Newaken Community, Grand Kru County, Liberia, September-October 2017
Jimmy Gboluma Lawubah et al. JIEPH . 4(1):4. 29 January 2021.
Monkeypox Outbreak, Harper District, Maryland County, Liberia, December 2017
Dedesco Doebia Gweh et al. JIEPH . 4(1):5. 29 January 2021.
Review of Maternal Deaths in Lofa County, Liberia, 2015- 2017
Tamba Saah Alpha et al. JIEPH . 4(1):6. 05 February 2021.


Featured Articles



Requirements for Driving and Perceived Barriers to Accessing Eye Care Services; a Comparative Study of Government and Commercial Drivers in Southwestern Nigeria (Research)
Adefisoye Oluwaseun Adewole, Abiodun Oladejo Egwuenu, Simeon Whenayon Ajisegiri, Adeleye Abiodun Adeomi, Oluwatosin Adediran Adeoye, Moses Katbi
JIEPH. 4(14). 12 Aug 2021
Prevalence, correlates of occupational percutaneous injuries and use of post exposure prophylaxis against HIV, Hepatitis B among health workers in Kampala, Uganda-May 2016 (Research)
Phoebe Hilda Alitubeera, Juliet Ntuulo Mutanda, Mukose Aggrey, Olive C. Kobusingye, Claire Biribawa, Andrew Tusubira, Patricia Eyu, Noah Kiwanuka
JIEPH. 4(13). 12 Aug 2021
Factors associated with Partners Elicitation during HIV Index client’s testing in Dar es Salaam Region, Tanzania (Research)
Catherine Gale Gitige, Gideon Paul Kwesigabo, Onna Duuma Panga, Florence George Samizi, Ahmed Mohamed Abade, Peter Masunga Mbelele, Rogath Saika Kishimba
JIEPH. 4(12). 12 Aug 2021
Community willingness to pay for maternal transport in Kabarole District, Western Uganda: A cross-sectional study (Research)
Andrew Kuguminkiriza Tusubira, Christine Muhumuza, Aloysius Mutebi, Nathan Ruhinda, Doreen Tuhebwe, Michael Ediau, Angela Nakanwagi Kisakye, Freddie Ssengooba, Sebastian Olikira Baine
JIEPH. 4(11). 06 Aug 2021
Factors associated with Tuberculosis Mortality in Selected Health Facilities in Lusaka, Zambia, 2016 (Research)
Francis Hamaimbo Nanzaluka, Sylvia Chibuye, Clara Chola Kasapo, Nelia Langa, Nyambe Sinyange
JIEPH. 4(10). 26 Jul 2021
Factors associated with management of pneumonia among children by Community Health Workers in Abim district, Uganda (Research)
Valentine Ojoro, Angela Nakanwagi Kisakye, David Musoke
JIEPH. 4(9). 23 Jul 2021
Cost of care for preterm babies in Jinja Regional Referral Hospital, East-central Uganda: A provider perspective (Research)
Ziyada Babirye, Elizabeth Kiracho Ekirapa, Goddie Geofrey Okeny, Angela Nakanwagi Kisakye, Freddie Ssengooba
JIEPH. 4(8). 20 Jul 2021
Pattern and determinants of self-medication among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in primary health care facilities in Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria (Research)
Olaniyan Akintunde Babatunde,Ikeola Adejoke Adeoye, Aishat Bukola Usman, Chukwuma David Umeokonkwo, Olufunmilayo Ibitola Fawole
JIEPH. 4(7). 19 Jul 2021
An Outbreak of Monkeypox in Doedain District, Rivercess County, Liberia, June, 2017 (Research)
Lawrence Zegbain Larway, Maame Amo-Addae, Lilian Bulage, Peter Adewuyi, Fulton Shannon, Wede Wilson, Olayinka Stephen Ilesanmi, Thomas Nagbe, Sam Gebeh
JIEPH. 4(6). 01 Jun 2021
Predictors of Recovery from Complicated Severe Acute Malnutrition among Children 6-59 Months Admitted at Mbale Hospital, Uganda (Research)
Magdalene Odikro, Michael Ediau, Angela Kisakye, Fiston Muneza, George Kiwanuka, Henry Wamani
JIEPH. 4(5). 31 Mar 2021