Editorial: Better Understanding Health Preferences 
[Éditorial : Mieux comprendre les préférences en santé]

Thomas G. Poder

​doi: 10.21965/IJHPR.2016.E


Mutuelles de Santé et Consommation de Soins de Santé au Cameroun
[Mutual Health Organizations and Health-Care Consumption in Cameroon]

Jean Colbert Awomo Ndongo

​doi: 10.21965/IJHPR.2016.001


To what extent do quality-of-life ratings influence older adults’ preferences regarding future health care

and research participation?

​[Dans quelle mesure l’évaluation de la qualité de vie influence-t-elle les préférences des personnes âgées en matière de soins de santé futurs et de participation à la recherche ?]

Gina Bravo, Modou Sene, Marcel Arcand, Marie-France Dubois

doi: 10.21965/IJHPR.2016.002


Commentaire sur « Mutuelles de Santé et Consommation de Soins de Santé au Cameroun »

Martine Audibert

doi: 10.21965/IJHPR.2016.003


Cost-utility analysis of vertebroplasty versus thoracolumbosacral orthosis in the treatment of traumatic vertebral fractures
[Analyse coût-utilité de la technique de vertébroplastie versus corset orthopédique dans le traitement des tassements récents post-traumatiques]

Nadia Yakhelef, Martine Audibert, Bruno Pereira, Antoine Mons, Emmanuel Chabert

doi: 10.21965/IJHPR.2016.004

International Journal of Health Preference Research is a double blind peer review journal.


The journal focuses on preference-based research in health and publishes articles related to the field of behavioral economics, health utilities, willingness to pay, contingent valuation, discrete choice experiment, cost-utility studies, public and patient preferences. All technically sound articles are welcome, whether qualitative or quantitative. The journal is characterized by the rapid reporting of reviews, original research, modeling and clinical studies across all therapeutic areas. 


We accept articles in English and French.


Editor in chief:

Thomas G. Poder, Ph.D., CIUSSS de l'Estrie - CHUS and CRCHUS, Canada


Associate editors:

Martine Audibert, Ph.D., CNRS and CERDI, Université d'Auvergne, France

Gérard de Pouvourville, Ph.D., Titulaire de la Chaire ESSEC Santé -Directeur de l'Institut de la Santé, ESSEC Business School, France

Jie He, Ph.D., Department of Economics and GREDI, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada

Samer A Kharroubi, Ph.D., Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Nan Luo, Ph.D., Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Jacky Mathonnat, Ph.D., CERDI, Université d'Auvergne, France

Nancy Mayo, Ph.D., School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Canada

Aurore Pélissier, Ph.D., IUT Dijon-Auxerre, Équipe Économie de la Santé - LEDI, Université de Bourgogne, France

Jean-Éric Tarride, Ph.D., Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, McMaster University, Canada


Indexed online:

Google Scholar; DataCite; Researchgate; Héloïse


Average article statistics (July 1, 2017):

From submission to first editorial decision: 17 days

Acceptance rate: 80%

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International Journal of Health Preference Research (IJHPR)


ISSN 2371-5529

​​CybelePress and IJHPR have sponsored the 4th Meeting of the International Academy of Health Preference Research (IAHPR) in Hamburg, Germany, 13 July 2016. 

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Editorial: Status quo on health related quality of life in Lebanon 
[Éditorial : Statu quo sur la qualité de vie reliée à la santé au Liban]

Samer A. Kharroubi

​doi: 10.21965/IJHPR.2017.E