Impact factor: 3.401
Sexually Transmitted Infections is the world's longest running international journal on sexual health. It aims to keep practitioners, trainees and researchers up to date in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of all STIs and HIV. The journal publishes original research, descriptive epidemiology, evidence-based reviews and comment on the clinical, public health, translational, sociological and laboratory aspects of sexual health from around the world. It also publishes educational articles, letters and online material such as podcasts. STI is an official journal of the British Association of Sexual Health and HIV and the Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine and is endorsed by MEDFASH.
Call for papers
The journal is encouraging submissions for an upcoming themed issue on STI Outbreaks. The submission deadline is 31st July 2015.
NEW Impact Factor
The 2014 Impact Factors have been released and we are delighted to advise that the impact factor for Sexually Transmitted Infections has increased to 3.401, up from last year's impact factor of 3.078.
World HIV & STI Congress
The World HIV & STI Congress, the joint meeting of ISSTDR and IUSTI, is being held in Brisbane on 13-16 September 2015. The Congress will present the latest research into HIV, STIs and sexual health, from basic science to population health. Sexually Transmitted Infections is the official journal of the Congress. Register before 31st August to participate!
Dr Simon Barton talks to Dr Joseph D Tucker about his editorial on how the history of syphilis cures provides some guidance on preparing for a HIV cure.