Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope


Jurnal Formil (Forum Ilmiah) KesMas Respati diterbitkan oleh Program Studi S-1 Kesehatan Masyarakat, Fakultas Ilmu Kesehatan, Universitas Respati Yogyakarta yang terbit dua kali dalam satu tahun (April dan Oktober). Jurnal Formil KesMas Respati (p-ISSN: 2502-5570, e-ISSN: 2550-0864) merupakan peer-reviewed journal yang mempublikasikan artikel-artikel ilmiah dari berbagai disiplin ilmu kesehatan masyarakat (biostatistik dan kependudukan, epidemiologi, pendidikan kesehatan dan ilmu perilaku, administasi kebijakan kesehatan, gizi masyarakat, kesehatan reproduksi, kesehatan lingkungan dan kesehatan kerja) dan ilmu kesehatan lainnya dari berbagai kalangan akademisi dan peneliti baik nasional maupun internasional.


Section Policies

Biostatistik dan Kependududkan

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Pendidikan Kesehatan dan Ilmu Perilaku

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Administasi Kebijakan Kesehatan

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Gizi Masyarakat

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Kesehatan Reproduksi

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Kesehatan Lingkungan dan Kesehatan Kerja

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Paper review dengan model double blind peer review


Publication Frequency

This journal is published two times a year (April and October).

To make publications in this formil journals, we apply the turnitin application to see the level of plagiarism of each manuscript. The limit of the turnover test results that we received is that score under 20 points. We will provide information to the author of the turnitin test results for each manuscript that has been submitted. We return manuscripth and request author to correct before proceeding to the next process.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Publication Ethics

This journal follows guidelines from the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) in facing all aspects of publication ethics and, in particular, how to handle cases of research and publication misconduct. All articles in this journal involving human subjects should respect principles of research ethics as described in Declaration of Helsinki and studies involving animals should obey the International Guiding Principles for Biomedical Research as developed by the Council for International Organization of Medical Sciences (CIOMS). 

Jurnal Formil (Forum Ilmiah) KESMAS RESPATI adapts COPE to meet the high-quality standard of ethics for the publisher, editors, authors, and reviewers. As an essential issue, publication ethics needs to be explained clearly to improve the quality of the research worldwide. In this part, we explain the standard for editors, authors, and reviewers. In addition, the publisher doesn’t have the right to interfere with the integrity of the contents and only support to publish in a timely manner.

For Editors

  1. Editors should be responsible for every article published in Jurnal Formil (Forum Ilmiah) KESMAS RESPATI.
  2. Editors should help authors to follow the instruction for the author that we adapt from CIOMS.
  3. The editors may communicate with other editors or reviewers in making the final decision.
  4. An editor has to evaluate the manuscript objectively for publication, judging each on its quality without looking to nationality, ethnicity, political beliefs, race, religion, gender, seniority, or institutional affiliation of the authors. He/she should decline his/her assignment when there is a potential for conflict of interest.
  5. Editors need to ensure the document sent to the reviewer does not contain the information of the author, vice versa.
  6. Editors’ decision should be informed to authors accompanied by reviewers’ comments unless they contain offensive or libelous remarks.
  7. Editors should respect requests from authors that an individual should not review the submission if these are well-reasoned and practicable.
  8. Editors and all staffs should guarantee the confidentiality of the submitted manuscript.
  9. Editors will be guided by COPE flowcharts if there is a suspected misconduct or disputed authorship.

For Reviewers

  1. Reviewers need to comment on ethical questions and possible research and publication misconduct.
  2. Reviewers will do the work in a timely manner and should notify the editor if they can’t complete the work.
  3. Reviewers need to keep the confidentiality of the manuscript.
  4. Reviewers should not accept to review the manuscripts in which there is a potential conflict of interest between them and any of the authors.

For Authors

  1. Author(s) affirm that the material has not been previously published and that they have not trans­ferred elsewhere any rights to the article.
  2. Author(s) should ensure the originality of the work and they have properly cited others’ work in accordance with the format of the reference.
  3. Author(s) should not engage in plagiarism nor self-plagiarism.
  4. ‘Salami’ publication is strictly prohibited in Jurnal Formil (Forum Ilmiah) KESMAS RESPATI.
  5. Author(s) should ensure that they follow the authorship criteria that are taken from CIOMS that is explained in instruction for the author of Jurnal Formil (Forum Ilmiah) KESMAS RESPATI.
  6. The author(s) haven’t suggested any personal information that may make the identity of the patient recognizable in any forms of description part, photograph or pedigree. When the photographs of the patient were essential and indispensable as scientific information, the author(s) have received the consent in written form and have clearly stated it.
  7. In the case of experimenting on human, the authors have certified that the process of the research is in accordance with ethical standards of Helsinki declaration, domestic and foreign committees that preside over human experi­ment. If any doubts are raised whether the research has proceeded in accordance with the declaration, the authors should explain it. In the case of experimenting on animals, the authors have certified that the authors had followed the domestic and foreign guideline related to the experiment of animals in a laboratory.
  8. Author(s) should give the editor the data and details of the work if there are suspicions of data falsification or fabrication.
Authors of the journal should clarify everything that may cause a conflict of interests such as work, research expenses, consul­tant expenses, and intellectual property on the document of CIOMS form disclosure.