Special Issue "Strategies Addressing Falling Vaccine Coverage and Vaccine Hesitancy"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 July 2020).
Interests: vaccine safety; meningococcal vaccines; pertussis vaccines; pneumococcal vaccines; HPV vaccines; vaccine effectiveness; datalinkage; vaccine communications
As public hesitancy toward vaccines increases throughout the world, practical solutions are desperately needed. This issue is complex, with no simple solution to it. However, research in this space has identified a range of multifaceted strategies that can have positive effects. This Special Issue focuses on the science of reducing vaccine hesitancy and improving vaccine uptake across diverse populations.
Dr. Helen A. Petousis-Harris
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Vaccines is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 2000 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.