Advertising in the Journal

GENERAL INFORMATION
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.


TYPES OF ADVERTISEMENTS

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.

Specifications:

  • Size: 250 pixels wide x 150 pixels high
  • File format: JPG or PNG
  • File size suggestion: 20k maximum (ideally, less than 10k)
  • Bit depth suggestion: 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

Inserts:

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

Specifications:

NON-BLEED

  • 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)

BLEED

  • 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.