Games for Health Journal

About This Journal:

  • Print This Page
  • Subscribe to an RSS Feed

Sample Content

My Liebert Connect

Sign up to stay informed--receive email notifications for this journal

Games for Health Journal

Editor-in-Chief: Tom Baranowski, PhD

ISSN: 2161-783X • Online ISSN: 2161-7856 • Published Bimonthly

Current Volume: 7

Latest Impact Factor* is 2.019

*2016 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)

Editorial Board


Tom Baranowski, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics (Behavioral Nutrition)
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Deputy Editor

Elizabeth Lyons, PhD
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Galveston, TX

Associate Editors

Editor for Europe
Ann DeSmet, PhD
Ghent University
Ghent, Belgium

Jeongeun Kim, PhD, RN
College of Nursing Seoul National University

Debra Lieberman, PhD
Health Games Research
University of California, Santa Barbara

Frankie Tam, MSc
Hong Kong Digital Game-Based Learning Association
Kowloon, Hong Kong

Qualitative Research Methods
Deborah I. Thompson, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Statistics Editor

Tzu-An Ann Chen, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Editorial Coordinator

Janice C. Baranowski, MPH, RD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Editorial Board

Dan Baden, MD
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

David Banes
Access and Inclusion
United Kingdom

Peter Bingham, MD
University of Vermont

Hart Blanton, PhD
Texas A&M University

Fran Blumberg, PhD
Fordham University

Anthony (aka Tony) Lewis Brooks, PhD
Aalborg University
Esbjerg, Denmark

Barbara Chamberlin, PhD 
New Mexico State University

Richard Coshott 
Gamercize, UK

Jan de Boer

Judith Erica Deutsch, PT,  PhD,  FAPTA
Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Ing Abdulmotaleb El Saddik
University of Ottawa

Habib M. Fardoun, PhD
King Abdulaziz University
Saudi Arabia 

Lynn E. Fiellin, MD
Yale School of Medicine

Sheryl Flynn, PT, PhD                    
Blue Marble Game Company
Minneapolis, MN

Zan Gao, PhD
University of Minnesota

Adam Gazzaley, MD
University of California
San Francisco, CA

Stefan Göbel, PhD
Technische Universität Darmstadt

Ron Goldman, BBA 
New York, NY

Daniel Greenberg
Media Rez
Washington, DC

M. Shamim Hossain, PhD
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia

Arrianne Hoyland
UnitedHealth Group
Minneapolis, MN

Pamela M. Kato, EdM, PhD
P. M. Kato Consulting
Mountain View, CA

Patrick W.C. Lau, PhD
Hong Kong Baptist University

Roberto Llorens, PhD
Universitat Politècnica de València

Ralph Maddison, PhD
Deakin University

Ann Maloney, MD 
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Ilja Michaelis 
Kaasa Health GmbH

Motohiko Miyachi, PhD
National Institute of Health and Nutrition

José Moncada Jiménez, PhD
University of Costa Rica

Wei Peng, PhD 
Michigan State University

Pier Prins, PhD
University of Amsterdam

Carmen Russoniello, PhD
East Carolina University

Jesse Schell, MS 
Carnegie Mellon University

Stuart Smith, PhD
University of the Sunshine Coast

Amanda Staiano, PhD
Pennington Biomedical Research Center

Leon Straker, PhD
Curtin University
Perth, Australia

Ruck Thawonmas, DEng
Ritsumeikan University

Jurriaan van Rijswijk, MSc
Games for Health Europe Foundation

Allison Vorderstrasse DNSc
Duke University School of Nursing

Brenda K. Wiederhold, PhD, MBA
Interactive Media Institute
San Diego

Josef Wiemeyer, PhD
Technische Universität Darmstadt

Shih-Ching Yeh, PhD
Fudan University
Shanghai, China

Marie E.M. Young, DPhil
University of the Western Cape
Cape Town, South Africa

Lukas Zimmerli, PhD                 
Hocoma AG, Switzerland            

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.

Recommended Publications

You may be interested in the following publications:

    Telemedicine and e-Health

    Telemedicine and e-Health

    The leading international peer-reviewed journal covering the advances and clinical applications of telemedicine and management of electronic health records.

    Cyberpsychology, Behavior,
    and Social Networking

    Cyberpsychology, Behavior,
    and Social Networking

    Highly regarded as the go-to source in the field, this essential peer-reviewed journal has followed the effects of social networking and virtual reality on society and behavior for over 15 years.

    Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics

    Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics

    The only peer-reviewed journal providing healthcare professionals with information on new devices, drugs, drug delivery systems, and software for managing patients with diabetes.

    Childhood Obesity

    Childhood Obesity

    Explores effective, actionable strategies for weight management and obesity prevention in children and adolescents, with in-depth coverage on education, policy, health disparities and cultural sensitivities, and more.

Browse All Publications »