Information on COVID-19 for authors and readers


We are going through an unprecedented public health situation, and more than ever it is important to be informed, to follow public health authorities’ recommendations, to be prepared, and to stay calm.

As part of the public health community, the journal is committed to contribute overcome the current epidemic. We encourage authors to submit manuscripts on COVID-19, even with preliminary data; these papers will be prioritized in order to promptly share valuable information. Please note that scientific publication is a teamwork and authors, peer-reviewers, editors, typesetters, librarians and others in different locations are experiencing disruptions in their daily activities, and delays might occur during the editorial process.

All manuscripts published by the Journal on COVID-19, along with key information selected by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization can be accessed here.