Faculty of Health Sciences

 

FACULTY OF CLINICAL SCIENCES

 

African Journal of Medical and Health Sciences

The Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Nigeria is a tertiary care centre that offers clinical services at the tertiary level to the local population and referred cases from the environ.  The hospital also engages in training of medical interns and resident doctors in all specialties and some sub specialties in medicine. It is also involved in the training of other cadres of health care workers/providers such as nurses, midwives, laboratory and pharmacy technicians amongst others. African Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, a publication of Federal teaching hospital, Abakaliki, Nigeria, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published.


African Health Sciences

African Health Sciences is an Internationally Refereed Journal Publishing Original Articles on Research, Clinical Practice, Public Health Policy, Planning, Implementation and Evaluation, in the health and related sciences relevant to Africa and the Tropics.


 

*African Journal of Health Professions Education

The African Journal of Health Professions Education provides immediate Open Access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


 

*African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine

The African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine (PHCFM) publishes Cutting-Edge, Peer-Reviewed Research in all fields of Primary Health Care and Family Medicine. The Journal is indispensable for Primary Health Care Practitioners, Family Medicine Specialists and academics from both the developing and developed worlds, and offers an engaging insight into the growth of these disciplines from a distinctly African perspective.


 

*AIDS Research and Therapy

AIDS Research and Therapy aims to Publish Articles on Basic Preclinical, Clinical, Social, Epidemiological and Behavioural Sciences as well as education research articles that help in abating the spread and burden of AIDS.


 

*Angle Orthodontist

The Angle Orthodontist is the official publication of the Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists and is published bimonthly in January, March, May, July, September and November by The EH Angle Education and Research Foundation Inc. It is the only major journal in orthodontics with a non-commercial, non-profit publisher -- The E. H. Angle Education and Research Foundation.   


 

*BMC Oral Health

BMC Oral Health is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of disorders of the mouth, teeth and gums, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology. BMC Oral Health is part of the BMC series which publishes subject-specific journals focused on the needs of individual research communities across all areas of biology and medicine.   


 

*BMC Health Services Research


BMC Health Services Research is part of the BMC series which publishes subject-specific journals focused on the needs of Individual Research Communities across all areas of Biology and Medicine.


 

*BMC International Health and Human Rights

BMC International Health and Human Rights is an Open Access, Peer-Reviewed Journal that considers articles in relation to health and disease in developing and transitional countries, as well as all issues relating to the impact of Health Policies, Programs and Practices on Human Rights.


 

*BMC Pediatrics

BMC Pediatrics is an Open Access, Peer-Reviewed Journal that considers articles on all aspects of Health Care in Neonates, Children and Adolescents, as well as related Molecular Genetics, Pathophysiology and Epidemiology.


 

*BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth is part of the BMC series which Publishes Subject-Specific Journals focused on the needs of individual Research Communities across all areas of Biology and Medicine. We offer an efficient, fair and friendly Peer Review Service, and are committed to publishing all Sound Science, provided that there is some advance in knowledge presented by the work.


 

BMC Psychiatry

BMC Psychiatry is part of the BMC series which publishes Subject-Specific Journals Focused on the needs of Individual Research Communities across all areas of Biology and Medicine.


 

BMC Women's Health

BMC Women's Health is part of the BMC series which publishes Subject-Specific Journals focused on the needs of individual research communities across all areas of Biology and Medicine. It is an Open Access, Peer-Reviewed Journal that considers articles on all aspects of the health and wellbeing of adolescent girls and women, with a particular focus on the physical, mental, and emotional health of women in developed and developing nations.


 

Clinical Epigenetics

Clinical Epigenetics, the official Journal of the Clinical Epigenetics Society, is an Open Access, Peer-Reviewed Journal that encompasses all aspects of Epigenetic principles and mechanisms in relation to human disease, diagnosis and therapy. Research in disease model organisms is particularly welcome.


 

Doctors' Medical Library

The Doctors' Medical Library is an extensive medical and health care information resource, with a variety of friendly medical information services.


 

Gaceta Sanitaria

To disseminate works related to all aspects of the public health and health administration, including Epidemiology, Prevention and Promotion of Health, Management and Evaluation of Policies and Services, Economics of Health, Ambiental and International Health.


 

Gastroenterology Research and Practice

Gastroenterology Research and Practice is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies in all areas of gastroenterology


 

Global Health Action

Global Health Action aims to fuel a more concrete, hands-on approach to global health challenges by publishing research that addresses a global agenda and includes a strong implementation or policy component.


 

Globalization and Health

The Journal focuses on advancing the Conceptual and Theoretical Tenets, Empirical Evidence Base, and Policy Applications Relevant to Globalization and Health. Related issues include the SARS virus and its control, the politics of the tobacco industry, the 'Westernization' of lifestyle behaviours and associated Health Implications, and Access to Essential Medicines.


 

* Haematologica

Haematologica is the Journal of the European Hematology Association, reporting important novel findings in basic, clinical & translational research in the broad field of Hematology.


 

* Harm Reduction Journal

Harm Reduction Journal is an Open Access, Peer-Reviewed, Online Journal whose focus is on the prevalent patterns of Psychoactive Drug Use, the public policies meant to control them, and the search for effective methods of reducing the adverse medical, public health, and social consequences associated with both drugs and drug policies.


 

* Head & Face Medicine

Head & Face Medicine is a Multidisciplinary Open Access Journal that publishes Basic and Clinical Research concerning all aspects of Cranial, Facial and Oral Conditions.


 

* JCDA (Journal of the Canadian Dental Association)

JCDA (Journal of the Canadian Dental Association) is Canada’s premier dental publication. This peer-reviewed journal is the flagship publication of the Canadian Dental Association. Through a complementary print and online publishing strategy, JCDA provides essential knowledge to Canadian dentists and their colleagues worldwide. JCDA.ca, the online version of the publication, is an open access publication that contains the more scholarly articles.   


 

* Nigeria Medical Journal

The Nigerian Medical Association is the largest medical association in the west African sub-region with over 35,000 members from 36 state branches and the branch from the Federal capital Territory. 70% of doctors practice in urban areas where only 30% of the population reside. The population of Nigeria is about 130 million. Policy decisions are made by the Association's National Executive Council (NEC) which is the governing body.  


* Nigerian Journal of Health Sciences

A publication of College of Health Sciences of Obafemi Awolowo University, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Biannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.chs-journal.com. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.


* South African Journal of Bioethics and Law


SAJBL is an online, bi-annual, peer reviewed journal that covers matters related to ethics, law, human rights and related matters for the health professions.   


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National Academies Press


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SOCIOLOGY

 

Faculty of Administration

 

COMPUTER SCIENCE

...a branch of science and technology that encompasses all aspects of a computer system including computer software, hardware, and networking.

 

 

International Journal of Cloud Computing and Database Management considers review and research articles related to: auditing, monitoring, scheduling, automatic reconfiguration, autonomic, high-performance, cloud architecture, fault tolerance, web services, security, risk etc.

International Journal of Computing and Artificial Intelligence considers review and research articles related to: Technology & Computing, Reasoning and Evolution, Automatic Control, Software & Hardware Architectures etc.

International Journal of Communication and Information Technology considers review and research articles related to: information theory, network security, internet, web based systems, network planning, data mining, computational linguistics, digital speech, mobile communications etc.