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Journal of Prevention, the official journal of the European Society for Prevention Research, is a multidisciplinary journal that publishes manuscripts aimed at reducing negative social and health outcomes and promoting human health and well-being.

  • Discusses evidence-based interventions, policies, and practices.
  • Values diverse populations, age groups, and methodologies.
  • Selects articles based based on their innovation, contribution to the field of prevention, and quality.
  • Welcomes original research, research methods, practitioner narratives, debates, brief reports, policy papers, and review articles.


  • Zila Sanchez
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1.8 (2023)
5-year Journal Impact Factor
1.8 (2023)
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18 days
222,703 (2023)

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