Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College Park, MD, USA 2: University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College Park, MD, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org 3: University of South Carolina, William Brice College of Nursing, Columbia, SC, USA 4: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Biostatistics, Chapel Hill, NC, USA 5: Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Department of Biostatistics, New Orleans, LA, USA
Publication date: January 1, 2014
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.