Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Thornbury Medical Care, Assistant Professor, American University of Barbados, School of Medicine, St. Michael, Barbados 2: Griffin Hospital, Department of Medical Education and Preventive Medicine, Derby, CT, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org 3: Griffin Hospital, Department of Medical Education and Preventive Medicine, Derby, CT, USA 4: UCLA, California, USA 5: Director Preventive Medicine Residency Program, Griffin Hospital, Department of Medical Education and Preventive Medicine, Derby, CT, USA
Publication date: March 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.