DJPH Open Access

All issues and content of the DJPH are open access from the publish date.

Open access papers may be shared freely by authors and readers, and figures, tables, and text may be used for noncommercial purposes so long as proper attribution is provided, as well as a direct link to the paper on the journal website. For example:


Oramasionwu CU, Johnson TL, Zule WA, Carda-Auten J, Golin CE. Using Pharmacies in a Structural Intervention to Distribute Low Dead Space Syringes to Reduce HIV and HCV Transmission in People Who Inject Drugs. Am J Public Health. 2015;105(6):1066-1071. Available at:


Open access material may not be used in conjunction with marketing of products or other endorsements online, in print, or in other mediums.

Authors of open access papers may deposit their final version paper into institutional repositories along with a link to the full version of the paper on the journal website.

Open access papers will be made publicly available immediately on the journal website.

For more information on open access options, please contact Elizabeth E. Healy, MPH, at

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