Healthcare in Low-resource Settings is an open access, peer-reviewed journal which aims to publish high-quality, outcome-based research conducted in or applicable to low-resource settings. Potential topics of interest are also: comparison of different medical procedures in terms of their effects on healthcare resources; education of health professionals in rural areas; strategies to formulate effective health policies in those areas, and guidelines targeted specifically to them; advances in healthcare resource management. Healthcare in Low-resource Settings publishes Research Articles, Reviews (narrative, systematic and meta-analysis), Case Reports, Debate Articles, Short Reports, Letters to the Editor, and Study Protocols. The Journal also publishes thematic issues focusing on a single topic within its scope.


Interested in serving on the Editorial Board?


The journal welcomes volunteers to the Editorial Board who support our mission, values, and commitment to providing a high-quality experience for our authors. 

The Board needs to be as diverse as the global community Healthcare in Low-resource Settings serves. In particular, we seek to build the Board's racial and geographic diversity. 

If you are interested in serving as an Editorial Board member, please send a statement addressing the outlined responsibilities and selection criteria, as well as a current CV, to Nadia Moscato at

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