[COMPLETE] Call for Papers on SARS-CoV-2 Omicron Variant


To support public health responders with information to act quickly and prepare for future waves or new possible variants of COVID-19, WPSAR invites articles on public health surveillance and response activities in the context of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in the Western Pacific Region.  

Examples of articles include, but are not limited to: 

  • Findings, analysis and interpretation of surveillance data related to waves of the Omicron variant at the regional, national or sub-national level 
  • Reports of outbreak investigations and risk assessments 
  • Case reports and case series of rare presentations related to the Omicron variant 
  • Findings and lessons from infection prevention and public health measures aimed at reducing transmission of the Omicron variant 
  • Innovative approaches and new technologies 
  • Perspectives or lessons learnt on any issue to do with the Omicron variant 

For examples of articles on COVID-19 published in WPSAR, please see our COVID-19 Collection: https://ojs.wpro.who.int/ojs/index.php/wpsar/issue/covid19collection

If you are unsure of whether your proposed article would fit the scope of WPSAR, please email us an outline, abstract or draft, and the editorial team can provide pre-submission feedback.

We look forward to reading your submissions!

The WPSAR Editorial Team