About This Journal
Health Data Science is an online-only Open Access Science Partner Journal published in affiliation with Peking University (PKU) and distributed by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Health Data Science is also supported by the Advanced Institute of Information Technology.
Like all partners participating in the Science Partner Journal program, Health Data Science is editorially independent from the Science family of journals and PKU is responsible for all content published in the journal. To learn more about the Science Partner Journal program, visit the SPJ program homepage.
Should researchers be interested in submitting their work to Health Data Science, we ask that they please first review the Information for Authors page.
Health Data Science content is Open Access, publishing under a Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY) on a continuous basis. This means that content is freely available to all readers upon publication and content is published as soon as production is complete. Peking University holds an exclusive license to the content, the author(s) hold copyright and retain the right to publish.
Mission and Scope
Health Data Science is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal committed to promoting the appropriate application of cutting-edge technologies and analytic approaches for the health field, translating the value of health data into practice for the benefit of patients' health and populations' well-being and advancing health data science. The journal serves as a venue for interdisciplinary learning, communication and collaboration.
Scope: Health Data Science publishes innovative, scientifically-rigorous original research, comprehensive reviews, insightful perspectives, viewpoints and editorials. The topics of interest include but are not limited to:
- Data management, governance and provenance
- Dataset description and research
- Application of cutting-edge techniques in healthcare
- Ethics issues
- Comparative effectiveness research
- Healthcare delivery science
- Public health and health policies
DOI Prefix: 10.34133
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Editorial and submissions inquiries
Health Data Science Editorial Office
38 Xueyuan Rd.
Beijing, China 100191
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