Advertising in the Journal


All advertising inquiries and materials for advertising in the journal should be sent to the Managing Editor

Advertising appears on the inside and outside back covers. It also precedes and follows paginated material.

All ads are subject to the approval of the Editor-in-Chief or the Managing Editor.

The print journal is sent to institutional subscribers. ASTMH members have access to the online journal. There are no individual subscriptions to the journal.

Journal Affiliation: The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene is the official scientific journal of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH). The Society, founded in 1903, is the largest international scientific organization of experts dedicated to reducing the worldwide burden of tropical infectious diseases and improving global health.  

All advertising accepted for publication in the Journal must be consistent with the goals of the Society and should be presented with the highest ethical and professional standards.


Banner advertisements

Price: Banner ads can be placed on an online journal page for $400 for one month or $650 for two months. For more information, contact the Managing Editor.


Size: 250 pixels wide x 150 pixels high
File format: JPG or PNG
File size suggestion: 20k maximum (ideally, less than 10k)
Bit depth sugestion: 5-bit color maximum
ALT Text: A short 5-10 word description of the ad for people who have image-loading turned off or are using a browser that doesn't display images (like Lynx). Banner ads can usually go online within 48 hours of receipt.

The journal receives an average of 65,000 unique visitors each month from all over the world.

Print advertisements

Price: Full Page $985; 1/2 Page $745; 1/4 Page $300

The above charges apply to black and white advertisements. There are discounts for multiple placements.

Color charges (in addition to black and white charges): $780 per page

Surcharge for premium cover positions is $50 per page

2-page Insert: 2x Black & White rate
4-page Insert: 4x Black & White rate


Full Page: 8.5"(W) x11"(H)
1/2 Page H: 8.5"(W) x 5.5"(H)
1/2 Page V: 4.25"(W) x 11"(H)
1/4 Page:  4.25"(W) x 5.5"(H)

Full Page: 9.5"(W) x 12"(H)
1/2 Page H: 9.5"(W) x 6.5" (H)
1/2 Page V: 5.25"(W) x 12"(H)
1/4 page: 5.25" (W) x 6.5" (H)

Please find below the sizing for ads with bleeds.

Halftone Screen: 133-150 line screens are acceptable.
Trim Size: 1/8" off top, 1/8"off bottom, and 1/8" off outside edge.
Insert requirements:
2-page Insert: 8 3/4" x 11 1/4"
4-page Insert: 8 3/4" x 11 1/4
All inserts must be furnished printed, folded, and ready for binding.
Trimming: 1/8" off top, 1/8" off bottom, gutter and outside edge.
Margin for live matter: 5/8" inside all edges of untrimmed insert.
Stock: 70 lb. Minimum 100 lb. maximum.


January issue - Placement deadline 11/25; Artwork due 12/22

February issue - Placement deadline 12/23; Artwork due 1/20

March issue - Placement deadline 1/22; Artwork due 2/20

April issue - Placement deadline 2/23; Artwork due 3/20

May issue - Placement deadline 3/26; Artwork due 4/20

June issue - Placement deadline 4/27; Artwork due 5/20

July issue - Placement deadline 5/25; Artwork due 6/22

August issue - Placement deadline 6/23; Artwork due 7/20

September issue - Placement deadline 7/22; Artwork due 8/20

October issue - Placement deadline 8/23; Artwork due 9/20

November issue - Placement deadline 9/26; Artwork due 10/20

December issue - Placement deadline 10/27; Artwork due 11/20

Society Disclaimer:
Although the Journal accepts advertisements for products and services relating to the fields of tropical medicine and public health, ASTMH has no commercial interests in, nor does it endorse or disapprove, specific products or services. The Editors, the publisher and the Society do not guarantee or warrant any product or service mentioned or any claim made by the manufacturer of a product or service.

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