Call for Chapter Submission: Dissemination Science


Call for Chapters: Dissemination Science

This edited volume will  focus on dissemination science and provide a systematic introduction to its theory and practice. This book aims to delimit the knowledge related to dissemination science and address the needs of scholars and practitioners who need to conceptualize, design, and implement dissemination projects.


This book is scheduled to be published by Springer, an international publishing house with more than 2,900 journals and 250,000 books. For additional information regarding the publisher, please visit This publication is anticipated to be released in 2019.


Recommended Topics

1. Conceptual Foundations: dissemination science background, conceptual models and theories, review of terminology and definitions

2. Methodologies in Dissemination Research: measurement, study design, message and communication strategies, audience and network analysis, systems science methods, economic evaluation

3. Stakeholder Engagement (possible topics: participatory research, community engagement, citizen science, organizational communication

4. Dissemination in Public Health Contexts

5. Dissemination in Clinical Care

6. Dissemination in Community Settings


Submission Procedure

Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit on or before February 28, 2018, a 500-1000 word chapter proposal clearly explaining the mission and concerns of his or her proposed chapter. Authors of accepted proposals will be notified by March 10, 2018 about the status of their proposals and sent chapter guidelines. Full chapters are expected to be submitted by May 15, 2018 and revised by July 31, 2018. All submitted chapters will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis. Contributors may also be requested to serve as reviewers for this project.

Use the link below to submit your chapter proposal:


Important Dates

February 28, 2018: Proposal Submission Deadline

March 10, 2018: Notification of Acceptance

May 15, 2018: Full Chapter Submission

June 15, 2018: Review Results Returned

July 31, 2018: Final Chapter Submission


Use the link below to submit your chapter proposal:

Inquiries: Inquiries can be forwarded to Dr. Yulia A. Strekalova