Mohammed Elfaramawi, Associate Professor, Epidemiology, College of Public Health University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas, United States
Cristiana Lucretia Pop, Professor, Physical Education and Sport Department Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania
Li Ming Wen,
Clinical Associate Professor, Sydney Medical School,University of Sydney Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health, Fudan University, China Adjunct Professor, Shanghai 10th People's Hospital, Faculty of Medicine,
University of Tongji, China
Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that occurs when a children is above normal weight for his age and height. Main cause for childhood obesity includes irregular eating habits, lack of physical activities, etc. There are several associated effects also like cholesterol problem, blood pressure, diabetes, etc.
The Journal of Childhood Obesity is an open access and peer reviewed journal that aims at providing complete and reliable information about the causes, cure, effects and prevention of childhood obesity and related effects by publishing articles, review papers, case reports and making them freely available for all.
The Journal of Childhood Obesity deals with all fields of treating childhood obesity involving child nutrition, pediatrics obesity, skinfold thickness, insulin resistance, physical education, weight management, food choice, hypothyroidism, diabetes mellitus, fasting blood glucose, energy balance, etc.
The journal process all manuscripts through Editorial Management System for quality publication. Editorial Manager System is an online manuscript submission system which reviews and processes the articles and review papers; at least two independent reviewer’s approval is mandatory followed by editor approval is required for acceptance of any citable manuscript. Authors can submit their manuscript and track its progress through this system. Reviewers can download manuscripts and submit their opinions to the editor. Editors can manage the whole submission/review/revise/publish process.
Fast Editorial Execution and Review Process (FEE-Review Process):
Journal of Childhood Obesity is participating in the Fast Editorial Execution and Review Process (FEE-Review Process) with an additional prepayment of $99 apart from the regular article processing fee. Fast Editorial Execution and Review Process is a special service for the article that enables it to get a faster response in the pre-review stage from the handling editor as well as a review from the reviewer. An author can get a faster response of pre-review maximum in 3 days since submission, and a review process by the reviewer maximum in 5 days, followed by revision/publication in 2 days. If the article gets notified for revision by the handling editor, then it will take another 5 days for external review by the previous reviewer or alternative reviewer.
Acceptance of manuscripts is driven entirely by handling editorial team considerations and independent peer-review, ensuring the highest standards are maintained no matter the route to regular peer-reviewed publication or a fast editorial review process. The handling editor and the article contributor are responsible for adhering to scientific standards. The article FEE-Review process of $99 will not be refunded even if the article is rejected or withdrawn for publication.
The corresponding author or institution/organization is responsible for making the manuscript FEE-Review Process payment. The additional FEE-Review Process payment covers the fast review processing and quick editorial decisions, and regular article publication covers the preparation in various formats for online publication, securing full-text inclusion in a number of permanent archives like HTML, XML, and PDF, and feeding to different indexing agencies.
Articles published in Journal of Childhood Obesity have been cited by esteemed scholars and scientists all around the world. Journal of Childhood Obesity has got h-index 9 , which means every article in Journal of Childhood Obesity has got 9 average citations.