About the Journal


The mission of the Journal of Exercise and Nutrition (JEN) is to provide open access to high-quality and innovative research that links scientific discoveries to direct application in exercise and nutrition. 

Open Access

The Journal of Exercise and Nutrition (JEN) is an open access, peer-reviewed journal whereby all manuscripts are required to undergo the peer review process. Open access content published in JEN is freely available to authors, readers, and institutions. Any user is allowed to read, copy, download, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Copyright is granted to the authors and is published by JEN and authors retain the copyright and full publishing rights without restrictions. Accepted peer-reviewed manuscripts are open access immediately after publication.

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Accelerated Peer-Review Process

The journal and the editorial board is committed to an accelerated peer review process for authors. 

Aims and Scope

The journal aims to enhance basic and applied research in multiple areas of exercise science, nutrition, sports performance, and clinical exercise and nutrition. JEN encourages authors to submit succinct research in the form of research briefs, case studies, original research and short reviews. To enhance both the quality and impact of research, authors should submit manuscripts focused on methodological results and direct application in exercise and nutritional sciences. 

The journal aims to accept research in the following fields of exercise and nutrition:

  • Clinical Nutrition
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Clinical Exercise
  • Basic Nutrition 
  • Applied Nutrition
  • Hydration
  • Dehydration
  • Dietary Case Studies
  • Nutrients and Muscle Physiology
  • Body Composition
  • Performance and Nutrition
  • Physical Activity and Nutrition
  • Macronutrients
  • Micronutrients
  • Essential Nutrients
  • Supplementation
  • Nutraceuticals
  • Energy Expenditure