Online Program

Publishing in maternal and child health in the 21st century: Perspectives of a publisher

Monday, November 4, 2013 : 9:10 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Khristine Queja, Public Health, Springer, New York, NY
Publishing relevant content in a dynamic interdisciplinary field presents significant challenges including the changing competitive environment with open access options for authors. This session will present the view of a publisher and what authors need to know to be success in a growing journal that serves a diverse, multidisciplinary audience.

Learning Areas:

Communication and informatics
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Public health or related public policy
Public health or related research
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health

Learning Objectives:
Discuss the publication industry and contemporary changes within it, and present opportunities for publication of maternal and child health science and practice in traditional and new media forms

Keyword(s): Publication, Maternal and Child Health

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the publishing editor for Public Health at Springer. We publish academic books and journals, including Maternal and Chld Health Journal.
Any relevant financial relationships? Yes

Name of Organization Clinical/Research Area Type of relationship
Springer Science+Business Media Public Health Employment (includes retainer)

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.