Health Promotion Practice

Health Promotion Practice is a forum for authoritative research, commentary, practical tools and promising practices that strategically advance the art and science of health promotion and disease prevention.

Unique in its practitioner focus, HPP is committed to eliminating health disparities, achieving health equity, addressing social determinants of health, and advancing evidence-based health promotion practice.

The electronic version of Health Promotion Practice is available free online, exclusively to SOPHE members through SAGE Journals Online after logging into MySOPHE.

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May 4, 2021 – SOPHE, in collaboration with the University of Florida Center for Arts in Medicine and ArtPlace America, announces the publication of, “Arts in Public Health,” a special supplement of its peer-reviewed journal Health Promotion Practice (HPP).
This important collection of papers advances the current knowledge about, skills needed for, and examples of work using the arts to advance individual and population health.  


covid-19 HPP blog post

Our lane in the COVID-19 Pandemic: HPP editorial board member experiences and perspectives from around the world.

Read the blog posts in this series


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This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics.

The electronic version of Health Promotion Practice is available free online – 24 hours/7 days a week – exclusively to SOPHE members through SAGE Journals Online after logging into MySOPHE.

As of January 1, 2022, print subscriptions are not available. However, for a limited time, members can pay $30 for a print copy of one journal either HPP or Health Education & Behavior.

Access to the full-text of published articles is free to Health Promotion Practice subscribers through SAGE Journals Online after logging in to MySOPHE. Availability to others is on a pay-per-view or timed access basis.


Editor-in-chief: Kathleen Roe, DrPH, MPH
Editorial manager: Jeanine Robitaille, MS, CHES®