The Virginia Journal of Public Health (ISSN: pending) is the official journal of the Virginia Public Health Association. The mission of the VPHA is to improve the public’s health in Virginia by strengthening public health practice and promoting sound public health policy.

The VJPH is a peer reviewed publication addressing public, community, and population health; health education and promotion; health equity; and health policy relevant to the Commonwealth of Virginia and nearby regions.

To learn more, visit the Virginia Public Health Association website.

Current Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1 (2022) Virginia Journal of Public Health Fall 2022

Full Issue

Editor's Note

Notes From the Field

Policy Forum



Evaluation of Recruitment Strategies on Inclusiveness of Populations at Risk for Health Disparities in the Statewide Remote Online COVIDsmart Registry
Marilyn M. Bartholmae, Amira A. Roess, Keith D. Renshaw, Brian L. Levy, Matvey V. Karpov, Joshua M. Sill, and Sunita Dodani


A mixed methods investigation of how young adults in Virginia received, evaluated, and responded to COVID-19 public health messaging
Natalie Cook, Sophie G. Wenzel, Rachel Silverman, Danielle Short, Kristina Jiles, Teace Markwalter, and Mary Ann Friesen


Lessons Learned: COVID-19 in Post-Corrections Secured Behavioral Rehabilitation
Jennifer G. Jones, Maria deValpine, and Erica J. Lewis