Food and Nutrition Sciences

ISSN Print: 2157-944X    ISSN Online: 2157-9458

Call For Papers

    Special issue on Public Health Nutrition Initiatives


    Call for Papers


    Public health is "the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the organized efforts and informed choices of society, organizations, public and private, communities and individuals". For example,the Child Health Nutrition Research Initiative (CHNRI)(2001) is a network of interested partners supported by the Global Forum for Health Research, based in Geneva, Switzerland. CHNRI efforts support the Millennium Development Goals of:

    1.Eradicating extreme poverty and hunger,

    2.Reducing child mortality, and

    3.Combating HIV/AIDS, malaria and diseases in children.

    CHNRI is helping to set research priorities in child health, development and nutrition, and resolve related methodological issues. It also sponsors research into priority child health and nutrition problems, especially in low- and middle-income countries, with a focus on research to inform policies for scaling up effective interventions.Our special issue concentrate on any relevant researches, don’t hesitate to submit your article to us.


    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on exploring Public Health Nutrition Initiatives.


    Authors should read over the journal’s Authors’ Guidelines carefully before submission,Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly notice that theSpecial Issue’’ under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue- Public Health Nutrition Initiatives” should be chosen during your submission.


    According to the following timetable:


    Manuscript Due

    August 20th, 2013

    Publication Date

    October 2013


    Guest Editor:

    Dr. Jack Wing Tak Wong, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA

    Dr. Ali Abas Wani, Technical University of Munich, Germany


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    Please contact Editorial Assistant at