The first issue of the journal appeared in July 1990 with the title 'Bulletin of Jimma Institute of Health Sciences'. The Ethiopian Journal of Health Sciences used to appear twice a year until July 2007 but since then it is being published three times yearly by the College of Health Science of Jimma University. The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles related to Public Health and Medicine.
The objectives of the journal are:
1. To provide current scientific and technological information on health and related fields for informed planning and decision making.
2. To contribute to the scientific knowledge and practices in medicine, public health and related fields by providing a formal means for researchers to share their scientific research works, observations and experiences.
Other websites related to this journal: https://www.ethjhealths.org