Editors Overview

ijtm maintains an Editorial Board of practicing researchers from around the world, to ensure manuscripts are handled by editors who are experts in the field of study.

Focus and Scope

About the Journal

The International Journal of Tropical Medicines is a peer-reviewed open-access journal launched in 2023 that focuses on research and advancements in the field of tropical medicine. The journal aims to publish high-quality, original research papers, review articles, and case reports on all aspects of tropical medicine.

The scope of the journal also includes interdisciplinary research that bridges the gap between basic science and clinical research in tropical medicine, as well as research on the social, economic, and environmental determinants of tropical diseases. The journal welcomes submissions from researchers, academics, clinicians, and public health practitioners from around the world. The International Journal of Tropical Medicines aims to provide a platform for the exchange of knowledge and ideas in tropical medicine and to contribute to the improvement of health outcomes in tropical regions worldwide.

Papers Published


Publication Charge
Open Access

Focus and Scope

  • Epidemiology and control of tropical diseases: Malaria, Dengue, Chagas disease, Leishmaniasis, Neglected tropical diseases, Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Treatment, Control, Vector-borne diseases, Mosquito control, Insecticide resistance, Mass drug administration, Surveillance, Elimination, Eradication, Health systems, Public health interventions, Health policy, Community engagement.
  • Emerging and re-emerging tropical diseases: Zika virus, Ebola virus disease, COVID-19, Emerging infectious diseases, Re-emerging infectious diseases, Outbreaks, Pandemics, Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Treatment, Vaccines, Public health interventions, One Health, Disease surveillance, Global health security, Pathogens, Animal-to-human transmission, Environmental factors, Antimicrobial resistance, Risk assessment.
  • Vector biology and control: Mosquitoes, Insects, Arthropods, Vector-borne diseases, Transmission, Ecology, Behavior, Genetics, Insecticide resistance, Biological control, Chemical control, Integrated vector management, Community-based vector control, Novel vector control strategies, Vector competence, Vector-borne disease modeling, Vector-borne disease risk assessment, Disease transmission dynamics, Vector population dynamics, Vector surveillance.
  • Clinical tropical medicine: Tropical diseases, Diagnosis Treatment, Management, Clinical trials, Drug development, Drug resistance, Clinical guidelines, Case management, Clinical manifestations, Complications, Co-infections, Travel medicine, Imported diseases, Tropical dermatology, Tropical gastroenterology, Tropical neurology, Tropical hematology, Clinical Microbiology, Clinical Immunology.
  • Immunology and vaccinology: Vaccines, Vaccine development, Immunology, Vaccine efficacy, Vaccine safety, Adjuvants, Immunization programs, Vaccine delivery, Immune response, Immune modulation, Vaccine trial design, Vaccine manufacturing, Vaccine platforms, Vaccine storage and distribution, Immunization strategies, Vaccine hesitancy, Immune correlates of protection, Vaccine-induced immunity, Immunogenetics, Vaccine immunology.
  • One Health and Zoonoses: Zoonoses, One Health, Emerging infectious diseases, Wildlife health, Domestic animal health, Human-animal interactions, Disease transmission, Disease surveillance, Disease ecology, One Health policy, One Health collaborations, Epidemiology, Pathogen discovery, Pathogen evolution, Wildlife trade, Food safety, Antibiotic resistance, Public health, Environmental health, Veterinary medicine.
  • Health systems and policy: Health systems, Health policy, Health Governance, Health Financing, Health workforce, Health services delivery, Health information systems, Health technology assessment, Health impact assessment, Health planning, Health regulations, Health legislation, Health systems research, Health systems strengthening, Universal health coverage, Primary health care, Health Equity, Health disparities, Health system performance, Health system evaluation.


  • Emerging infectious diseases
  • Re-emerging infectious diseases
  • Zoonotic diseases
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • Pandemics
  • Outbreaks
  • Vector-borne diseases
  • Climate change
  • One Health approach
  • Genomics
  • Vaccines
  • Immunization
  • Digital health
  • Artificial intelligence (AI)
  • Big data
  • Global health security
  • Travel medicine
  • Neglected tropical diseases
  • Disease surveillance
  • Diagnostics
  • Treatment innovations
  • Pathogen genomics
  • Public health policies
  • Drug development
  • Health Equity

Open Access Statement

The International Journal of Tropical Medicines (ijtm) is an open-access (OA) publication which provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. All published works will be available to a worldwide audience, free, immediately upon publication. Publication in the journal is subject to payment of an article processing charge (APC). The APC serves to support the journal and ensures that articles are freely accessible online in perpetuity under a Creative Commons licenses.

Publication Ethics Statement

ijtm fully adhere to Code of Conduct of Publication Ethics (COPE) and to its Best Practice Guidelines. The Editorial Team enforces a rigorous peer-review process with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure the addition of high-quality scientific studies to the field of scholarly publication. In cases where ijtm becomes aware of ethical issues, it is committed to investigating and taking necessary actions to maintain the integrity of the literature and ensure the safety of research participants. Click here to read more about the Research & Publication virtue ethics

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  • Publication of articles, advertisements, or product information does not constitute endorsement or approval by the journal.
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