Aim and Scope

The aim of the Journal is to provide a venue for disseminating and sharing scientific information related to tropical medicine and public health.

The objectives of the Journal are:

  • to promote research by publishing individual and group communication;
  • to act as an official organ of the SEAMEO TROPMED Network and the activities of the SEAMEO member countries.

Scope and Audience
The Journal publishes research papers, original articles, reviews, case reports and abstracts of interest on tropical medicine/tropical diseases and public health/public health issues in the tropics. It also publishes supplements on topics of special concern and proceedings of scientific conferences and meetings in the region, primarily from the member countries - Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor Leste and Vietnam.

The Journal is aimed at health professionals, allied health professionals, public health officers, academics, researchers, policy makers, academic institutions, ministries of health and others interested in tropical medicine and public health.