Journal of Maternal
and Child Health

e-ISSN: 2549-0257

Masters Program in Public Health,
Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia

Editor in Chief:
Prof. Harsono Salimo,
Universitas Sebelas Maret/ Dr. Moewardi Hospital, Indonesia


Journal of Maternal and Child Health (JMCH) is an electronic, open access peer-reviewed journal that publishes research articles on a broad range of topics related to maternal and child health. The journal began its publication on January, 2016, and was published four times yearly. Due to an increasing demand of research work publication, starting Volume 4 Issue 5 the JMCH is published bi-monthly, consisting of 12 articles in each issue.  This journal aims to improve knowledge in maternal and child health, and ultimately the health of maternal and child population worldwide.

JMCH covers a broad range of disciplines including obstetrics, gynecology, reproductive health, pediatrics, neonatology, nutrition, family planning, developmental psychology, sociology, demography, epidemiology, public health, and preventive medicine. The journal addresses such topics as social determinants of health and disease and disparities in communicable and non-communicable diseases burden affecting the health of infants, children, women, adolescents, and families across the lifespan.

Diseases or health care issues affecting populations in the developing world are currently under-documented and underreported in the existing international journals. Therefore, the JMCH encourages authors from developing countries to publish their research papers in this journal. All articles are immediately and permanently free to read and download in pdf files.

JMCH is currently abstracted and indexed in SINTADirectory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)Google ScholarCrossrefBASEIndex CopernicusResearchGateWorldCat, and a lot more. 

This journal is accredited by the Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education, Government of Indonesia, No. 21/E/KPT/2018, effective from July 9, 2018 to July 8, 2023.

Current Issue

Cover Page

Vol 7, No 3 (2022)

Table of Contents


Nur Hidayah, Rizka Fatmawati
Page: 238-242
Viewed: 42
Julia Asanov, Neelofar Rehman
Page: 243-260
Viewed: 47
Putu Sri Rahayu, Didik Gunawan Tamtomo, Uki Retno Budihastuti
Page: 261-267
Viewed: 38
Natasha Kamat, Emily Miller
Page: 268-281
Viewed: 66
Erna Nurmawati, Joseph Gabriel Napitupulu, Teguh Sugiyarto
Page: 282-293
Viewed: 66
Eunice N. Afoke, Lois N. Omaka-Amari, Jude N. Nwafor, Raphael E. Ochiaka, Christian O. Aleke, Michael O. Okereke, Edu Theresa Sylvester, Bassey Rita Edet, Ilo Cajetan Ikechukwu
Page: 294-306
Viewed: 31
Ahmad Fitriawan, Hermawan Udiyanto, Supriyadi Hari Respati, Affi Angelia Ratnasari, Wisnu Prabowo
Page: 307-315
Viewed: 66
Amrita Chaurasia, Vidhi Singh
Page: 316-325
Viewed: 47
Bintang Agustina Pratiwi, Anisa Lesmi, Hasan Husin, Wulan Angraini, Desri Suryani
Page: 326-333
Viewed: 59
Alfi Makrifatul Azizah, Yulia Lanti Retno Dewi, Bhisma Murti
Page: 334-345
Viewed: 27
Dian Asih Ning Utami, Bhisma Murti, Uki Retno Budihastuti
Page: 346-358
Viewed: 67


Creative Commons License
Journal of Maternal and Child Health by Masters Program in Public Health, Universitas Sebelas Maret is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Based on a work at Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at