Author Guidelines

I would like to introduce you to our new scientific journal, Nigerian Journal of Family Practice (NJFP), which is published by the Society of Family Physicians of Nigeria. (SOFPON).

Nigerian Journal of Family practice (NJFP) serves as a repository for cutting-edge, peer-reviewed research in all fields of primary health care and family medicine in a uniquely African context. Encouraging scholarly exchange between family medicine and primary health care researchers and practitioners across Sub-Saharan Africa, NJFP provides a contextual and holistic view of family medicine as practiced across the continent. The  journal is indispensable for family medicine specialists, primary health care practitioners and academics from both the developing and developed worlds, and offers an engaging insight into the growth of these disciplines from a distinctly African perspective.

Coverage of NJFP includes: Family medicine; Primary health care; District health; Rural health; Health promotion Prevention of disease and disability ;Community oriented primary care ;Education and training of professionals and health workers in primary health care and family medicine; Medical informatics and information science; Accident & Emergency care ;Occupational Health ;Travel Medicine etc. 

NJFP is published twice a year and is committed to the timely publication of all original, innovative contributions submitted for publication. As such, the identification and selection of reviewers who have expertise and interest in the topics appropriate to each manuscript are essential elements in ensuring a timely, productive peer review process. Reviewers are asked to return their comments within six weeks and will generally not receive more than two manuscripts per year to review.

Thank you in advance for your support.

Dr. Shabi


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