Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA. email@example.com 2: ICF International, Atlanta, GA, USA 3: Department of Health Services Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA 4: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA 5: Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA 6: Center for Health Discovery and Well Being, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Publication date: January 1, 2013
The American Journal of Health Behavior seeks to improve the quality of life through multidisciplinary health efforts in fostering a better understanding of the multidimensional nature of both individuals and social systems as they relate to health behaviors.
The Journal aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the impact of personal attributes, personality characteristics, behavior patterns, social structure, and processes on health maintenance, health restoration, and health improvement; to disseminate knowledge of holistic, multidisciplinary approaches to designing and implementing effective health programs; and to showcase health behavior analysis skills that have been proven to affect health improvement and recovery.