Calls for papers
International peer-review open-access journal ‘Tobacco Control and Public
Health in Eastern Europe’ invites contributions from Public Health professionals
and researchers with emphasize on low- and middle-income countries.
The journal currently does not apply author fees. Preliminary
with regard to the topic and content of future submissions are welcome.
Earlier calls for papers
Call for abstracts:
2nd conference on Economics, sociology, theory and practice of public
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School of Public Health of the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy
announces the second conference on Economics, sociology, theory and practice of
public health, 12-13 April, 2012.
Representatives of academic and research institutions, medical universities
and schools, institutions of ministries of health and nongovernmental
organizations involved in health-related activity are invited to participate.
Within the conference both research presentations and lectures (workshops) from
renowned experts and researchers are planned.
Topics of the conference include:
- Health Economics;
- Health management;
- Determinants of health and disease;
- Health interventions on national, regional and local levels;
- Evaluation of health interventions’ effects;
- Evidence-based practice in health care and public health;
- Health Policy.
Forms of participation:
- personal (research report with the publication of abstracts, workshop,
- distant participation (publication of abstracts only)
- article publication
Abstracts will be published in the conference abstract book – a supplement to
a journal ‘Tobacco Control and Public Health in Eastern Europe’. Guidelines for
the abstract preparation are available online at
http://andreevin.narod.ru/journal/eng/authors.htm , section ‘Abstracts’.
Languages of oral presentations are English or Ukrainian. Deadline for
abstract submission is March 1, 2012.
Proceedings of the first conference on ‘Economics, sociology, theory and
practice of public health’ which was held on April 12-15, 2011, can be found
All the abstracts will be reviewed before being accepted. Only those
abstracts that meet the content and the structure requirements will be accepted
for publication. Authors will be notified about the results of the review
process 20 days prior to the conference. Authors will be asked to cover the
printing costs, as well as mailing costs in case of distant participation.
Oral presentations will be limited by 10 minutes followed by a 10-minute
discussion. Workshops and lectures are planned for 40-80 minutes.
In addition to oral presentations and abstracts, authors are suggested to
submit their work in the form of articles (original research, literature
review). After having been reviewed, the articles may be published in
international peer-reviewed open-access journal ‘Tobacco control and public
health in Eastern Europe’. Acceptable languages are English, Russian, and
Ukrainian. For more information, please see instructions online.
Experienced researchers who are interested to present a series of their
studies, are suggested to contact the conference organizers about presenting an
overview lecture. For those who would like to share their advanced methodology
approaches, format of a workshop is suggested. Workshops and lectures are
expected to last 40-80 minutes and will provide an opportunity for delegates to
gain new knowledge and skills and provide a forum for discussion and
Conference submission Form
To register for the conference, please provide us with the information listed
below and send us a request for the participation before March 1, 2012, at
- Report title
- Name of the first author, name of the second author
- Place of work or study and position of the first author, e-mail address
of the first author
- Place of work or study and position of the second author, second
author’s e-mail address
- Material and methods
- Discussion and / or conclusions
Abstracts must not exceed 300 words (excluding title, information about
authors and keywords).
Please also provide the following information:
Form of participation: personal / distant.
Type of performance: oral research report / workshop / lecture.
For those who are to present a lecture/workshop: The planned duration of
the lecture or workshop __
Do authors plan to submit an article on this (or another ____________)
topic? Yes/ no and if yes, when _________
Application should be sent by email to
, deadline March, 1, 2012.
We would appreciate if you shared this information with other potentially
12 August 2011
Next issue of the journal Tobacco Control and Public Health in Eastern Europe
(TCPHEE) is planned to be devoted to Population surveys as a tool to assess
population health and to inform public health policy. The issue is to be
associated with the seminar planned in Tbilisi in November 2011. However, both
the participants of the seminar and other researchers are welcome to submit
It is expected that authors will contribute two major types of papers.