The Italian Journal for Interdisciplinary Health and Social Development & SIPISS 

An International Open-Access Journal of Interdisciplinary Medicine

Journal of Health and Social Sciences (abbreviation title “J Health Soc Sci”) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal related to public health. Areas of interest include any aspect of health from a wide range of medical sciences. The journal aspires to provide interdisciplinary exchange of views of scientists from around the world, aimed on the growth of modern man, where the focus is “health” defined by WHO.

“Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infermity”
(WHO Contitution)


Peer-reviewed original research articles and critical or analytical reviews in any area of medical sciences relevant to public health.

The journal publishes the following types of contribution:
Brief Book Review, Case Report, Editorial, Commentaries, Mini Review, Viewpoints, Original Research, Theoretical Research, Review, Overview, Letter to the Editor, Technical Report, Interviews.

Please see our Submission Guidelines for information on article submission. If you require further information, the journal’s editorial board will be happy to help.


SIPISS is please to announce the launch of Journal of Health and Social Sciences, a new journal devoted to health disciplines. The first issue has been published in spring 2016.

We invite you to submit high quality papers in English for review and possible publication in all areas of medicine, medical sociology and psychology relevant to public health, by focusing on the individual or global health.


All articles published by J Health Soc Sci are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately upon publication.
All interested readers can read, download, and/or print open access articles at no cost.
All manuscripts are pre-reviewed by the editor, and if appropriate, sent for blind peer review.
Contributions must be original, not previously or simultaneously published elsewhere, and are critically reviewed before they are published.
Papers, which must be written in English, should have sound grammar and proper terminologies.