About the Journal

Journal of Health Promotion and Behavior (JHPB) is an electronic, open-access, double-blinded, and peer-reviewed international journal, focusing on health promotion, health behavior, and health education. The journal began its publication on May 21, 2015, and it is published four times yearly. It seeks to understand factors at various layers associated with health behavior, lifestyle, and health-impacting policy. It provides a platform to find strategies to improve population health status. 


 JHPB is published by the Master’s Program of Public Health, Graduate School, Universitas Sebelas Maret

Publisher’s address:

Jl. Ir. Sutami 36 A, Surakarta 57126, Central Java, Indonesia.

Editor in chief:

Dr. Argyo Demartoto, M.Si, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia

Publication model:

Open access


Four times a year

Launch date:

May 21, 2015

Indexed by:

CABI Global Health, Google Scholar, CrossRef, SINTA, GARUDA

Peer review model:

Double-blinded. The names of reviewers are hidden from the author.

License and copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) License (https://creative­commons.org/­licenses/­by/4.0/).

Electronic article identifier:

Digital object identifier (DOI) by CrossRef