About the Journal

Journal of Maternal and Child Health (JMCH) is an electronic, open-access, double-blinded, and peer-reviewed international journal, focusing on maternal and child health. The journal began its publication on January 16, 2016, and it is published four times yearly. This journal aims to add to improve knowledge in maternal and child health, and ultimately the health of the maternal and child population worldwide. 


JMCH is published by the Master’s Program of Public Health, Graduate School, Universitas Sebelas Maret

Publisher’s address:

Jl. Ir. Sutami 36 A, Surakarta 57126, Central Java, Indonesia.

Editor in chief:

Prof. Rita Benya Adriani, Study Program in Nursing, School of Health Polytechnics, Ministry of Health, Surakarta.

Publication model:

Open access


Four times a year

Launch date:

January 16, 2016


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Peer review model:

Double-blinded. The names of reviewers are hidden from the author.

License and copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) License (https://creative­commons.org/­licenses/­by/4.0/).

Electronic article identifier:

Digital object identifier (DOI) by CrossRef