Information for authors: South African Health Review 2017

17 November 2016

2017 edition of the South African Health Review (SAHR)

Information for contributing authors

Abstract submission for the 2017 edition of the SAHR is now closed.

The South African Health Review (SAHR), published annually by Health Systems Trust (HST), is an accredited peer-reviewed journal that is widely respected as an authoritative source of research, analysis and reflection on health systems.

2017 marks the 20th edition of the SAHR.  Successful candidates must send their full manuscripts to by Wednesday 18 January 2017.

Corresponding authors must please send their completed submission forms to no later than Thursday 1 December 2016. 

The submission form for corresponding authors as well as the Author’s Guidelines can be downloaded via the links below. Strict adherence to these guidelines is essential.

The SAHR advances knowledge agenda-setting, production and sharing. Being published in the Review affords authors the opportunity to participate in and contribute to a recognised and established community of expertise which offers a South African perspective on prevailing local and international public health issues.

Submission of a chapter to the SAHR does not guarantee publication. All manuscripts will undergo systematic peer review according to documented standards.

Deadline for submission forms: 1 December 2016

Deadline for full manuscripts: 18 January 2017

Author's guidelines SAHR 2017_27Oct2016.pdf364.81 KB
SAHR 2017 Submission Form for Corresponding Authors_Final_2017.docx89.99 KB