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Call for Papers

Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases

Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases welcomes current and original reviews, research reports, and short communications for upcoming publication. The Journal is seeking high-quality, innovative submissions to be published in our 2023 and 2024 volume years. Suggestions for dedicated topic-specific issues are welcome.

Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases is an authoritative, peer-reviewed journal providing basic and applied research on diseases transmitted to humans by invertebrate vectors or non-human vertebrates. The Journal examines geographic, seasonal, and other risk factors that influence the transmission, diagnosis, management, and prevention of this group of infectious diseases, and identifies global trends that have the potential to result in major epidemics. The Journal is under the editorial leadership of Editor-in-Chief Chief Stephen Higgs, PhD, FRES, FASTMH, and other leading investigators. View the entire editorial board.

The Journal is currently seeking submissions on the following topics; reviews are especially encouraged:

  • Ecology
  • Entomology
  • Epidemiology
  • Infectious diseases
  • Microbiology
  • Parasitology
  • Pathology
  • Public health
  • Tropical medicine
  • Wildlife biology
  • Bacterial, rickettsial, viral, and parasitic zoonoses

Benefits of publishing with Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases:

  • No submission fees
  • Latest Impact Factor: 2.523
  • Expert peer review and editorial oversight of your manuscript from leading specialists in your field
  • Zero-embargo Green Open Access
  • Immediate deposit of your work to PubMed and other indexing services upon publication
  • Free 30-day access to share your published research with your networks and colleagues
  • Global visibility in more than 170 countries worldwide

We are eager to consider your research and look forward to your submission! Visit the Journal's website to view more information for authors including manuscript guidelines, information on available author services, and publication costs.

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