Journal History


UWIGAMA KESMAS JOURNAL: Public Health Journal is a scientific journal published by the Faculty of Public Health, Widya Gama Mahakam University with ISSN Print 2460-0350 and Electronic ISSN 2477-5819 which is published twice a year in June and December.

Journal KESMAS UWIGAMA: Journal of Public Health accepts scientific papers in the form of research reports (Original article research paper) with focus and scope; Health Policy Administration, Environmental Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Health Education and Promotion, Epidemiology, Hospital Management, Health Biostatistics, Public Health Nutrition and Reproductive Health.

This journal was first published on 2015-06-22 Volume.1 No. 1 (2015): June with conditions not yet accredited, and in 2020 just submitted for accreditation and received Sinta Accreditation status four with the indexation listed above.

Electronic Journal of KESMAS UWIGAMA, is a journal that was built using a website-based application on an open sources web database application system called the Open Journal System (OJS) Version 2 which was initially built and has now been upgraded to OJS Version , which is an open source journal publishing and management software developed, supported, and freely distributed by the Public Knowledge Project under the GNU General Public License.

The journal, in its journey to date, has experienced many problems in managing abnormal journal management, this is because the database server for placing the journal installer database is centralized and coordinated by and integrated with the Website Hosting Server at the Widya Gama Mahakam University institution, as well as technical management that does not Unpredictability of managers in the IT team who are not fixed and change results in inconsistencies in database server management, resulting in technical problems. in 2017 OJS UWGM was attacked by a webhosting data injection virus so that the journal had to be repaired again until 2018, in 2021-2022 OJS Odd Down was due to the website server manager resigning resulting in a vacancy and lack of resources to control and maintain servers and servers were moved resulting in damage to the database which could not be recovered, in this case the published volume or publication of many missing articles including the UWIGAMA KESMAS journal which is one of UWIGAMA's 7 Journals. Journal publication data in the 7 journals starting from Issue Number 2 of 2020 to number 2 of 2021 or there are three missing journal issue numbers in UWGM, thus the publications in the year and these numbers must be re-uploaded by the admin manager of the journal without doing management should, which has been done before.

Thus, the history of this management is conveyed, because of the limitations of the managing manager, please understand, and thank you.

If the author has objections to the publication of the previous article, please contact the UWIGAMA KESMAS journal manager.




UWIGAMA KESMAS Journal Management Team.