Special Issue: Men’s Health Across the Lifespan

Mohamad M. Saab, PhD, MSc, PGDTLHE, RGN University Lecturer
Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery University College Cork
E-mail: msaab@ucc.ie
Twitter: @MohammadSaab7

Lloyd Philpott
University Lecturer
Catherine McAuley School of Nursing and Midwifery University College Cork
E-mail: lloyd.philpott@ucc.ie
Twitter: @lloydphilpott1

The International Journal of Men’s Social and Community Health (ISSN -2561-9179. Indexed in Scopus, ScienceOpen, DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals, and Crossref) is the official journal of the Global Action on Men’s Health. This Open Access journal seeks to publish a special issue on men’s health across the lifespan. This issue will cover a wide range of topics pertinent to men, from childhood to old age. These include but are not limited to: Health concerns of younger and teenage males; the interface between age and health literacy issues; mental health and wellbeing; age-related health issues for marginalised men and boys; age and public health concerns for men and boys; sexual and romantic relationships; fatherhood; age and chronic disease experiences; and health issues pertinent to older men.

The goal of this special issue is to bring together scholars from around the world whose research is focused on men’s health. A wide range of empirical (qualitative, quantitative, and structured reviews) and theoretical/conceptual papers on men’s health will be considered for publication in this special issue.

Article Processing Charge: The standard Article Processing Charge to make papers available Open Access will be waived for manuscripts accepted for publication in this special issue.

Special Issue Timelines:
• Manuscript submission opens: 1st May 2021
• Manuscript submission closes: 1st September 2021
• Peer review decision by: January 2022
• Revise and resubmit, if necessary, by: April 2022
• Publication: Papers will be published upon acceptance.

It is anticipated the complete special issue will be ready by late Summer 2022

Submission Guidelines: http://ijmsch.com/index.php/IJMSCH/about/submissions

Informal Enquiries: If you wish to discuss any details about this call, please contact the Editors Dr Mohammad Saab msaab@ucc.ie or Mr Lloyd Philpott lloyd.philpott@ucc.ie.