Violence and Injury Prevention

WHO Bulletin calls for papers on child injury and violence prevention

The latest edition of the Bulletin of the World Health Organization includes an editorial by Charles Mock et al highlighting the issue of child injuries, violence and disability and the need for urgent action. This editorial also includes a call for papers for the May 2009 edition of the Bulletin which will be dedicated to the issue of child injuries and violence.

If you wish to submit a paper for consideration, please send your manuscript with a covering letter (mentioning this call for papers) via the E-submission system on Please be sure to read the Guidelines for Contributors. The deadline for submissions is 1 October 2008 and all manuscripts will go through the Bulletin's peer review process. Read the editorial on child injuries and violence in this month's Bulletin [pdf 80kb].