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Author Guidelines

Manuscript Submission Guideline



IJPHN is an online, open access journal which publishes peer-reviewed original research papers addressing all aspects including problems, controversial issues, experimental trial, special articles such as reviews, opinions, and commentaries in nutrition related to public health. IJPHN published twice annualy. Original manuscript submitted to IJPHN must not contain material that has been published elsewhere except as an abstract only, published in scientific meeting. Authors should arrange manuscript based on IJPHN manuscript template (attached).




The title of the article is limited to not more than 20 words with capitalize to each word. Below the title put the authors name based on contribution on making the article, first name is the most contribute person. No need to put academic title. Below the author’s full name, put authors affiliation, followed by corresponding mail and e-mail address below it. The last part of title page is running text, the short title of the article with less than 10 words contained. The title of the paper should be in 16 pt bold Times New Roman and be centered. The title and other information on title page should have 0 pts space above and 12 pts below. Stast an abstract and content of the article on the next page.



Manuscript should be typed using word processors (Microsoft Word or Open Office) software. The font used throughout the paper is Times New Roman. The paper size is A4 (i.e., 210 x 297 mm), one­column format with a 3 cm for all margin, double-spaced and limited up to 2,500 words. Page numbers should be included in the text located in footer section of each page. Use of pronouns such as I, we etc is to be avoided. Manuscript submitted to this journal should follow the heading below: Title; Authors Name; Authors Affiliation; Corresponding address; Running text; Abstract; Keywords; Introduction; Method; Results; Discussion; Conclusions; Recommendation (optional); Acknowledgments (optional); and References. Tables and Figures included in the Result section. The tittle page’s requirement is as notified above.



The Abstract shoud be written in both English and Bahasa Indonesia with word limitation 100 to 200 words. It should be prepared in one paragraph covers the background of the problem, objectives, method, results, and conclusion. References should not be written in this part of manuscript. 



A minimum of 3 keywords and maximum of 5 keywords is required. Keywords should be separated by coma (,), crucial to the appropriate indexing of the papers, are to be given. For instance: Cattle, import, indigenous, malaria, Plasmodium sp.


Any abbreviations used on the title and body paper should follow the standard guideline or which commonly use in international and or local context.



Institutional affiliation or collaborating partner such as funding source that supports the work is optionally put on this part.



Prepare any tables and figures to be written on Result part. Each table must stand alone or self-explanatory with clear title and complete information with footnotes if needed.  Tables should not contain information that can be explain on one or two sentences. With the submission of the manuscript, please also submit separately if there is any following figure with requirements: minimally 300 dpi maximally 900 dpi of resolution. Save as TFI, EPS, PNG files not PowerPoint or pdf.



References should be prepared using Vancouver styles. Please use Reference Manager Applications like EndNote, Mendeley , Zotero, etc. Cite only scientific publication that you read and current journal references. Write the six of author' s last name and first name initials, remain authors be followed by "et al (et al)". Reference number must be numbered consecutively. The first letter of reference titles should be written with a capital letter , the rest lowercase, except the name of the person, place, and time. The title should not be underlined and in bold letters. Recommendations for references are: Include ALL authors. et al., for multiple authors is not acceptable. When referencing in the body of text use superscript after full stop (.) (i.e:. ).  If reference lists name of source, the numbered reference is located after the name (i.g: Abood  , Latief, et al ). When preparing your reference list, the following should be avoided:

  • References not cited in the text.
  • Excessively referencing your own work.
  • Insufficiently referencing the work of others.
  • It is also preferable when Authors give DOI number of each reference list, but it is optional for Authors. References list must be written consistently for the journal
  • titles are written in long format



Authors are charged a handling fee of $ 30 (400,000 IDR) for each accepted manuscript in Indonesian Journal of Public Health Nutrition (IJPHN). Readers can read and download any full­text articles for free of charge.



Once a manuscript has been accepted, the corresponding author will be contacted to make the necessary payment of the manuscript handling fee. The payment option is only enabled for manuscripts that have been accepted for publication.



Acceptance Certificate is issued for authors whose manuscripts are already reviewed and accepted for publication by an editor.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

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