Last updated on: 5/14/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

American Journal of Public Health Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Marijuana Be a Medical Option?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of 2004

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
   Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) is dedicated to original work in research, research methods, and program evaluation in the field of public health. This prestigious journal also regularly publishes authoritative editorials and commentaries and serves as a forum for the analysis of health policy… All published papers have undergone rigorous peer review (only one out of five submitted papers is accepted for publication). Each month, the nation’s most influential public health professionals turn to AJPH for the most current, authoritative, in-depth information in the field.”

“About the Journal,” AJPH website (accessed May 14, 2008)

Mission:

The stated mission of the Journal is ‘to advance public health research, policy, practice, and education.'”

“About the Journal,” AJPH website (accessed May 14, 2008)

Other:
Peer-reviewed journal, non-profit 501(c)(3)