HPHR, formerly known as the Harvard Public Health Review, is an independent academic, referred journal published by the Boston Congress of Public Health (BCPH), a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.
Please note: HPHR Journal and its publisher Boston Congress of Public Health (BCPH) became independent entities as of September 2021. Ony materials produced prior to September 2021, including HPHR editions 1-26, are considered publications/productions associated with the Harvard Public Health Review.
The mission of HPHR Journal is to improve health equity and social justice globally through the publication of public health content grounded in the thoughtful evaluation of evidence.
Our vision is to be recognized as a premier publication that transcends the traditional boundaries of academia to enrich discourse around issues of public health.
To this end, HPHR supports emerging and established investigators producing research in multiple formats: online and print publications, videos, podcasts, ebooks, and more.
HPHR seeks content that:
Spurs thoughtful and substantive discussion of challenging public health issues
Fosters collaboration and diversity across disciplines
Integrates ideas and methods
Investigates biological, psychosocial, and environmental determinants of health
Translates knowledge into action
Impacts program and policy decisions and health practices
Supports work that advances health equity