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Impact Factor
2.513
5 year Impact Factor
3.267
SI: Health Care Sciences & Services
25 out of 87

Editors-in-Chief
Sandra Mounier-Jack
Virginia Wiseman

About the journal

Health Policy and Planning publishes high-quality health policy and systems research that aims to inform policy and practice in low and middle income countries.

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HSR conference key reading material

In support of the HSR 2016 meeting in Vancouver a selection of articles have been made freely available around the themes of the conference. 

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Translated abstracts

Chinese translated abstracts

Health Policy and Planning translated the abstracts from each issue into Chinese, see a selection of the most recent translated abstracts below:

Volume 31, issue 10 (December)
Volume 31, issue 9 (November)
Volume 31, issue 8 (October)
Volume 31, issue 7 (September)
Volume 31, issue 6 (July)
Volume 31, issue 5 (June)
Volume 31, issue 4 (May)
Volume 31, issue 3 (April)
Volume 31, issue 2 (March)
Volume 31, issue 1 (February)

French translated abstracts

Health Policy and Planning translated the abstracts from each issue into French, see a selection of the most recent translated abstracts below:

Volume 31, issue 10 (December)
Volume 31, issue 9 (November)
Volume 31, issue 8 (October)
Volume 31, issue 7 (September)
Volume 31, issue 6 (July)
Volume 31, issue 5 (June)
Volume 31, issue 4 (May)
Volume 31, issue 3 (April)
Volume 31, issue 2 (March)
Volume 31, issue 1 (February)

Spanish translated abstracts

Health Policy and Planning translated the abstracts from each issue into Spanish, see a selection of the most recent translated abstracts below:

Volume 31, issue 10 (December)
Volume 31, issue 9 (November)
Volume 31, issue 8 (October)
Volume 31, issue 7 (September)
Volume 31, issue 6 (July)
Volume 31, issue 5 (June)
Volume 31, issue 4 (May)
Volume 31, issue 3 (April)
Volume 31, issue 2 (March)
Volume 31, issue 1 (February)

Editor's Choice

Does addressing gender inequalities and empowering women and girls improve health and development programme outcomes?

10 best resources in…

’10 best resources for…’ is a series of articles that identify and outline the 10 most useful resources from a range of sources to help facilitate a better understanding of a particular issue in global health.

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How to do/ how not to do…

‘How to do/how not to do’ is a series of articles in which expert authors provide practical guidance and recommendations on a broad range of topics relevant to health policy.

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Health Policy and Planning Debated

The HPP Debated blog offers news, comment and analysis on the latest research published in Health Policy and Planning. The multi-author blog includes contributions from the Editor’s-in-Chief, Section Editors and anyone with an interest in the field and something to say.

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