Information for Authors
Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health is an open access journal that publishes original, rigorous applications of evolutionary thought to issues in medicine and public health. It aims to connect evolutionary biology with the health sciences to produce insights that may reduce suffering and save lives. Because evolutionary biology is a basic science that reaches across many disciplines, this journal is open to contributions on a broad range of topics, including relevant work on non-model organisms and insights that arise from both research and practice.
All material to be considered for publication in Evolution, Medicine, and Public Health should be submitted in electronic form via the journal's online submission system. Full instructions for manuscript preparation and submission can be found in the sections below. If you are unable to submit your manuscript via the online submission system, please contact the Editorial Office.
Instructions to Authors
- Scope and purpose
- Open Access publication model
- General policies of the journal
- Preparing your manuscript (click here for a list of article types)
- Submitting your manuscript
General queries concerning the journal, its scope, format, policies and charges should be directed to the Editorial Office.
For queries regarding the online submission process, please refer first to the Author’s User Guide which provides detailed submission instructions and ‘movie tutorials’ that explain how to submit your manuscript. You will find this under ‘User Tutorials’ on the Login screen in ScholarOne Manuscripts. If your problems are purely technical (e.g. failure of files to be uploaded or converted), contact the ScholarOne support team using the 'Get Help Now' link in the top right hand corner of every screen.
Language editing,if your first language is not English, to ensure that the academic content of your paper is fully understood by journal editors and reviewers is optional. Language editing does not guarantee that your manuscript will be accepted for publication. For further information on this service, please click here. Several specialist language editing companies offer similar services and you can also use any of these. Authors are liable for all costs associated with such services
If you still have queries please contact the Editorial Office.
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