Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Tetsuji Yamada  

Research Interest:

Health economics; Economics of health education and health promotion; Economics of health behavior; Cost benefit/Effectiveness analysis; Pharmaceutical economics; Health care finance; Economics of social marketing and public policy; Applied microeconomics

Editor-In-Cheif

Chair, Professor of Health Economics
Department of Economics Department of Childhood Studies
Rutgers University
USA

Angel Lopez-Candales  

Research Interest:

Atrio ventricular coupling; Right ventricular function; Right ventricular mechanics; Pulmonary hypertension; Interventricular dependence; Advanced echocardiography; Strain imaging; Speckle tracking; Left ventricular diastolic function

Professor
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
USA

Donna Wang  

Research Interest:

Molecular intervention; Neuroscience; Cardiovascular medicine; Drug discovery; Nanomedicine

Professor
Department of Cell & Molecular Biology
Michigan State University
USA

Hae-Ki Min  

Research Interest:

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD); Non alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH); Fatty liver and obesity; Human liver diseases; particularly NAFL (nonalcoholic fatty liver); Cirrhosis; and non alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)

Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Medical College of Virginia
USA

Leigh Tenkku Lepper  

Research Interest:

Fetal alcohol syndrome; Reduction of alcohol exposed pregnancies; Pregnancy intention/preconceptional health; Mental health of women across the lifespan; web based behavior change interventions

Associate Professor
Department of Public Health program
University of Missouri
USA

Maya P Raghuwanshi  

Research Interest:

Obesity; Diabetes; Lipids and hypertension

Associate Professor
Division of Endocrinology
New Jersey Medical School
USA

Shuji Ogino  

Research Interest:

Molecular pathological epidemiology; MPE research with a particular focus on colorectal cancer

Professor
Department of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
USA

Steven S Coughlin  

Research Interest:

Cancer epidemiology; Cancer prevention and Control

Professor
Department of Preventive Medicine
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
USA

Tao Lu  

Research Interest:

Infectious diseases and immunology modeling; Gene regulatory network modeling; HIV dynamical modeling; Bayesian methodology and MCMC; Longitudinal data analysis; Parametric and nonparametric mixed effects models; High dimensional dynamic model selection

Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
One University Place
USA

Dennis Tsilimingras  

Research Interest:

Patient safety; Adverse events; Medical errors

Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences
Wayne State University School of Medicine
USA

Rahena Akhter  

Research Interest:

Jaw function and orofacial pain; Temporomandibular disorders; Oral neurophysiology; Dental public health; Epidemiology

Department of School of Dentistry and Health Sciences
Charles Sturt University
Australia

Arthur Leibowitz  

Research Interest:

Internal medicine and geriatric medicine

Professor
Department of Geriatric Services
Tel Aviv University
Israel

Bairong Shen  

Research Interest:

Translational biomedical informatics; Complex diseases; Systems medicine; microRNA biomarker discovery

Professor
Department of Center for Systems Biology
Soochow University
China

Francisco Gutierrez Garcia  

Research Interest:

Epidemiological research; Clinical research; Risk factors; Hypertension; Vasculorenal hypertension; Cardiovascular disease; Renal chronic disease; Vascular access; Renal transplant ; Frequency measures; Survival; Regression

Associate Professor
Department of Nephrology
Medical Science Institute of La Habana
Cuba

Giangaspero Massimo  

Research Interest:

Emerging and potentially zoonotic diseases as investigations on bovine viral diarrhea virus (BVDv) in man or association of BVDv with HIV in human patients; Developing of virus genome secondary structure based identification methods applied to pestiviruses and human hepatitis C virus species

Professor
Department of Veterinary Medicine
University of Teramo
Italy

Kow-Tong Chen  

Research Interest:

Infectious diseases; Infectious disease epidemiology; Epidemiology

Professor
Department of Public Health
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan

Paul Froom  

Research Interest:

Epidemiology; Hematology; Occupational; Environmental health

Professor
Department of Occupational and Environmental Health
Tel Aviv University
Israel

Toru Ishikawa  

Research Interest:

Hepatocellular carcinoma; Portal hypertension; Hepatitis

Head
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Saiseikai Niigata Daini Hospital
Japan

Xiang-Yu Hou  

Research Interest:

Acute health system; Ambulance system; Emergency medicine; International health

Associate Professor
Department of Public Health
Queensland University of Technology
Australia

Ya Yuwen  

Research Interest:

Clinical practice guideline for primary osteoporosis treatment with TCM approaches; Expert consensus on clinical practice for hypertension with TCM patent formulas; Methodological issues on clinical practice guidelines for 11 common diseases with TCM interventions; TCM related clinical practice guidelines evaluated with AGREE instrument; TCM related clinical practice guidelines applicability assessment methodology

Associate Professor
Department of Clinical Medicine
China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences
China

Yen-Ching Karen Chen  

Research Interest:

Dementia; Cognition; Osteoporosis Geriatric epidemiology; Human genome epidemiology; Environmental epidemiology

Associate Professor
Department of Public Health
National Taiwan University
Taiwan

Uwe Siebert  

Research Interest:

Applying evidence based quantitative and translational methods from public health in the framework of HTA and in the clinical context of routine health care

Professor
Department of Public Health, Health Services Research and HTA
UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology
Austria

Kohei Akazawa  

Research Interest:

Biostatistics; Cost effectiveness analysis; Epidemiology; Clinical trials; Medical informatics for community medicine; Survival analysis

Professor
Department of Medical Informatics
Niigata University Medical and Dental Hospital
Japan

Carolyn C Johnson  

Research Interest:

Smoking; Eating and physical activity behaviors; Sexual behaviors; Cardiovascular reactivity and stress

Professor
Department of Global Community Health & Behavioral Sciences
Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine
USA

Bhoomika Patel  

Research Interest:

Community pharmacy; Health care in pharmacy

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology
Nirma University
India

SM Kadri  

Research Interest:

Environmental epidemiology; Applications of computing in epidemiology; Epidemiological and bio-statistical modeling; Air pollution and statistical methods applied to meta-analysis; Disease Control for Communicable (CD) and Non Communicable Diseases (NCD)

State Surveillance Officer for Communicable Diseases
Directorate of Health Services
India

G Anita Heeren  

Research Interest:

Global Health; Health promotion including healthy diet; Physical activity and HIV prevention as well as Health of Immigrants

Associate Professor
Department of Education
Pennsylvania State University
USA

Pasquale Pagliaro  

Research Interest:

Protection and regeneration of the myocardium; The study of myocardial protection; The role of protective endothelial factors and other endogenous substances in triggering protective signaling cascades; The myocardial regeneration; Vitro and ex vivo models and the homing features of stem cells

Professor
Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences
University of Turin
Italy

Rabiul Ahasan  

Research Interest:

Occupational and environmental medicine; Public health; Workplace health; Safety and ergonomics

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin
Malesia

Sheetal Prasad Patel  

Research Interest:

Public healthp problems of various communities (Rural, Urban, Urban slum and Nomads etc); Public health nutrition especially adolescents, reproductive age women and infants and children; Epidemiology of non communicable diseases especially overweight and all grade obese persons; Epidemiology of communicable diseases; General epidemiology and Basic bio statistics

Professor
Community Medicine and Public Health
King George's Medical University Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow
India

Fernando Sanchez Lasheras  

Research Interest:

Data mining; Artificial intelligence; Adaptive optics and machine learning

Profesor
Construction and Manufacturing Department
Oviedo University
Spain

Julia Morgan  

Research Interest:

Social policy; Child development and Childrens health/Wellbeing; Global public health; Global perspectives on childhood; Social justice

Lecturer
Department of Health/Human Sciences/Education
Plymouth University
UK