General Call for Papers--International Journal for Indigenous Health

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Call for Papers
April 17, 2020
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Indigenous Studies, Social Sciences, Public Health

The International Journal of Indigenous Health (IJIH) is pleased to announce a general call for papers for Volume 15. In this call for papers, IJIH is inviting manuscript submissions from academic and community-based researchers and practitioners or submissions from Indigenous community members in the field of Indigenous health.


IJIH Mandate

Published bi-annually, IJIH was established to advance knowledge and understanding to improve Indigenous health. The journal seeks to bring knowledge from diverse intellectual traditions together with a focus on culturally distinct Indigenous voices, methodologies and epistemology.


Submission Categories

Primary Research Articles – journal article format on primary research arising from diverse university, community, or practice-based setting (maximum 5000 words).


Research Trainee Articles – journal article format arising from primary research conducted as part of an Undergraduate, Master’s, PhD, clinical, and/or research-training program (maximum 3500 words).


Community-based Articles – journal article format on a promising practice arising from a community-based or health service delivery project or program. (maximum 3500 words).



Complete manuscripts that meet the submission guidelines, that are in their final version, and are ready for peer review are due by 4:00pm on Friday, April 17th 2020. Manuscripts will be subject to initial review by the IJIH editorial staff to assess overall strength, quality of primary research/intervention, the active involvement of Indigenous people, engagement of Indigenous ethics/protocols, etc. Articles may only be submitted via online registration on the IJIH site:



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