Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA;, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 2: Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 3: Health Literacy and Learning Program, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 4: Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA
Publication date: May 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.