Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

VISIKES is a Health Journal published by the Faculty of Health, Dian Nuswantoro University, Semarang. VISIKES is published periodically twice a year, containing articles from research results and / or critical health studies from writers and researchers from universities or research institutes. VISIKES has had an ISSN print version 1412-3746 since 2002 and has an online page since Vo. 12 No. 1 year 2013, with ISSN online version 2549-6557. Visikes contain health articles, especially public health with a range of sciences: health promotion and behavioral sciences, epidemiology, biostatistics, health information management, public health nutrition, health policy and administration, health and safety, environmental health.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Each article submitted to the Visikes Editor will be checked on the suitability of the format and scope with the Journal of Visikes, then a peer review will be conducted with at least 2 reviewers in accordance with the scope of the scholarship / topic. The results of the review will be returned to the author and the author must make a revision. If the repair is enough to meet the rules to be loaded then the article will go into the next process, but if not yet the editor will return the article to the author for repairs again. Each worthy ellel must also meet the permissible equality limit of 25%


Open Access Policy

This journal 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.