The African Journal of Primary Health & Family Medicine welcomes submissions that encourage scholarly exchange between family medicine and primary health care researchers and practitioners across Africa and the developing world, whilst providing a contextual and holistic view of family medicine as practiced across the continent. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Relationships between moderate vigorous physical activity, motor- and health-related fitness and motor skills in children  
Carli Gericke, Anita E. Pienaar, Barry Gerber, Makama A. Monyeki
20 May 2024

Original Research

Burnout among community service doctors in South Africa  
Gemma M. Purbrick, Tejil Morar, Jasmin Kooverjee
15 May 2024

Original Research

Cardiovascular risk among community members in three communities in the Cape Metropole of the Western Cape  
Talitha Crowley, Rukshana Francis, Tasneem Ismail, Jeffrey Hoffman, Thabani M. Noncungu, Jennifer A. Chipps
14 May 2024

Short Report - Special Collection: Innovative educational methods for FM training in Africa

Electronic distance based clinical skills training development in family medicine in Namibia  
Zelra Malan, Felicia Christians, Jan Kuehne
09 May 2024

Review Article

The role of clinical associates in South Africa as a health workforce: A scoping review  
Sanele Ngcobo, Lynn Bust, Ian Couper, Kathryn Chu
09 May 2024

Short Report - Special Collection: Innovative educational methods for FM training in Africa

Development of practical emergency simulation training in primary health care: Lessons learnt  
Owen O. Eales, Annelet Kruger
09 May 2024

Conference Report

Identifying research gaps and priorities for African family medicine and primary health care  
Klaus B. von Pressentin, Robert Mash, Sunanda C. Ray, Jean-Pierre Fina Lubaki, Innocent K. Besigye
06 May 2024

Original Research

Development and validation of a job aid: Tool to reduce infections in home-based stroke  
Violet K. Chikanya, Sindiwe James
06 May 2024

Original Research

A psychological insight of Moroccan adults’ immunisation behaviour towards emergency vaccines  
Nour El Houda Benkaddour, Hind Khalil, Asmae Lekfif, Naima Abda, Bouchra Oneib, Yassamine Bentata
03 May 2024

Original Research

Determinants of self-reported chronic disease diagnoses among older persons in South Africa  
Maatla D. Temane, Stephina K. Mbele, Mluleki Tsawe
30 April 2024
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 Event: 8th WONCA Africa Region Conference 2024, Emara Ole Sereni (Nairobi, Kenya)


The 8th WONCA Africa Region Conference, themed "Drumming for Change in Africa: Building resilient Primary Health Care systems with a focus on innovations and sustainability," will take place from 5 to 8 June 2024, at Nairobi, Kenya's Emara Ole-Sereni Hotel.


Register here.
Posted: 2024-05-21

Press Release: Exciting update!

Our past two editorials for the Journal of Applied Neurosciences are available! Discover the vision and mission behind our new journal and the innovative research we aim to showcase in neuroscience and other biological underpinnings of human behaviour. Read the insightful editorials by our Editor-in-Chief, Dirk J. Geldenhuys, and learn more about our journey and goals. Check it out here: journalofappliedneurosciences.org  
Posted: 2024-05-21 More...

Press Release: The wait is over!

The wait is finally over! We are proud to introduce the African Journal of Creative Economy, your new go-to source for the latest research and insights in Cultural Economics, Creative Industries, Arts and Culture Management and Cultural Studies and Cultural Policy.  Explore our inaugural editorial by Jeanette D. Snowball and Richard Haines, featuring pioneering studies and expert opinions. Don't miss out on the start of something big! Visit ajce.africa  
Posted: 2024-05-17 More...

Notification: Fascinating article

If you're curious about metabolic flexibility and its profound impact on weight loss, this is a must-read. Dive into the fascinating findings on how carbohydrate restriction influences metabolic changes, paving the way for a healthier lifestyle. Discover more at journalofmetabolichealth.org and stay ahead of the curve on this trending topic!  
Posted: 2024-05-17 More...

Notification: Exploring the Rich Tapestry of Research History

Embark on a journey through the annals of research history! Our journal's archives hold a wealth of knowledge waiting to be rediscovered. From pioneering studies to timeless insights, explore the foundations of today's discussions. Join us in celebrating research history and uncovering the gems that continue to shape our understanding.  
Posted: 2024-05-16 More...
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