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

Implementation of a mass gathering surveillance system during a Mozambican cultural ceremony in 2020 (Research)
Gerson Afai, Beatriz Felicidade Chiuiane Nhantumbo, Liliana Dengo Baloi, Érika Valeska Rossetto, Cynthia Semá Baltazar, Áuria Ribeiro Banze
JIEPH. 5(17). 20 Sep 2022
Seroprevalence of leptospirosis among presumptive malaria patients in a secondary health facility in Oyo state, Southwest Nigeria (Research)
Mathias Besong, Emmanuel Awosanya, Olusoji Adeyanju, Adedayo Adigun, Charles Michael, Muhammed Balogun, Gabriel Ogundipe
JIEPH. 5(16). 09 Sep 2022
Descriptive Data Analysis of Tuberculosis Surveillance Data, Sene East District, Ghana, 2020 (Research)
Rapheal Gyan Asamoah, Delia Akosua Bandoh, Samuel Dapaa, Joseph Asamoah Frimpong, Ernest Kenu
JIEPH. 5(15). 20 Jul 2022
Upsurge in meningitis cases in Jirapa district, 2017, Upper West - Ghana (Outbreak Investigation)
Oteng Gideon, Akyereko Ernest, Broni Francis, Ojo John, Tamal Christopher Sunkwa, Mensah Marlon George, Delia Akosua Bandoh, Ameme Donne, Kenu Ernest
JIEPH. 5(14). 29 Jun 2022
Environmental and psychosocial predictors of breast cancer screening among women in Gwagwalada Area Council, Abuja, North Central, Nigeria (Research)
Abah Ukpojo Angela, Adefisoye Adewole, Olugbenga-Bello Adenike Iyanuoluwa
JIEPH. 5(13). 27 Jun 2022
Imminent meningitis outbreak prevented by early warning and response action: Nadowli-Kaleo District, Upper West Region, Ghana-2017 (Outbreak Investigation)
Gyesi Razak Issahaku, Daniel Amobtiwon Amoatika, Donne Kofi Ameme, Delia Akosua Bandoh, Samuel Oko Sackey, Ernest Kenu
JIEPH. 5(12). 06 Jun 2022
Outbreak of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Commercial Poultry Farms, Kwahu-West Municipality, Ghana (Outbreak Investigation)
Francis Sena Nuvey, Basil Benduri Kaburi, Esther Dsani, Pascal Kingsley Mwin, Eli Dzandu, Timothy Wekura, Joseph Abu, Donne Kofi Ameme, Ernest Kenu
JIEPH. 5(10). 24 May 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