Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Anas Sarraj Asil  

Research Interest:

Pediatric cardiac surgery; Circulatory support devices; Animal lab research; Cardiac valve repair; Myocardial revascularization

Associate Professor
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
Hospital Universitario de La Princesa
Spain

Vanessa W Davis  

Research Interest:

Metabolomics research in screening and diagnosis of surgical diseases using principal component analysis; Esophageal and pancreatic cancer

Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Alberta
Canada

Kok-Yang Tan  

Research Interest:

Colorectal oncological surgery; Proctology; Geriatric surgery

Head
Department of Surgery
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital
Singapore

Paolo Ventura  

Research Interest:

Viral hepatitis; Liver cirrhosis and complicances; Hepatocellular carcinoma; Portal hypertension e portal thrombosis; Liver transplantation; Metabolic diseases; Porphyrias and disturbances of hememetabolism; Homocystinurias and disturbances of sulfur containing amino acid metabolism; Homocysteine in human pathology

Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Italy

Ma Zhen-sheng  

Research Interest:

Spine sugery in orthopedic division

Professor
Department of Orthopedics
University of Xijing Hospital
China

Frank Donald Brodkey  

Research Interest:

General critical care medicine; Palliative intensive care and telemedicine

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
USA

Elliot Goodman  

Research Interest:

General surgery; GI surgery; Bariatric surgery

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Beth Israel Medical Center
USA

Michael Baram  

Research Interest:

ECMO; Septic shock; ARDS; Organ failure; Sepsis

Assistant Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University
USA

Leslie Ray Matthew  

Research Interest:

Vitamin D deficiency

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Morehouse School of Medicine
USA

Elias Chousleb  

Research Interest:

Minimally invasive surgery; Bariatric surgery; Surgical teaching and education

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Florida International University
USA

Edward Alan Panacek  

Research Interest:

Sepsis; Critical care; Serious infections; Assault; Public health; Research study design and methodology

Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
UC Davis Medical Center
USA

Hiroshi Yoshida  

Research Interest:

Hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery; Portal hypertension; Transplantation; Interventional radiology; Endoscopic treatment

Professor
Department of Surgery
Nippon Medical School Tama Nagayama Hospital
Japan

Tatsuya Kin  

Research Interest:

Islet transplantation; Islet isolation; Organ preservation; Organ donation

Professor
Department of Surgery
University of Alberta
Canada

Bruno Megarbane  

Research Interest:

Emergency medicine; Clinical toxicology; Intensive care medicine; Poisoning; Bacterial infection

Professor
Department of Medical and Toxicological Critical Care
Paris Diderot University
France

Francesco Petrella  

Research Interest:

Thoracic surgery; Broncho pleural fistula closure by autologous bone marrow-derived mesenchimal stem cells endoscopic transplantation

Deputy Director
Division of Thoracic Surgery
European Institute of Oncology
Italy

Yoshiaki Mizuguchi  

Research Interest:

Hepato biliary pancreatic surgery; Laparoscopic surgery

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Nippon Medical School
Japan

Hiroshi NAKANO  

Research Interest:

Hepatic; Biliary; Pancreatic emergency diseases

Associate Professor
Department of Hepato Pancreato Biliary & Gastrointestinal Surgery
St. Marianna University Hospital
Japan

Hirofumi Kasahara  

Research Interest:

Adult cardiac surgery including surgery for ischemic heart disease; Valvar disorders especially minimum invasive cardiac surgery; Grade vessel disease including thoracic and abdominal aortic surgery; Endovascular aortic repair

Assistant Professor
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
National Hospital Organization Saitama Hospital
Japan

Toshio Hashimoto  

Research Interest:

Colorectal cancer and Breast cancer

Department of Surgery
Yonezawa city Hospital
Japan

Takehiro Okabayashi  

Research Interest:

Gastroenterological surgery

Assistant Professor
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery
Kochi Health Sciences Center
Japan

Saiho Ko  

Research Interest:

Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic surgery

Director
Department of Surgery
Nara Prefecture General Center Hspital
Japan

Tadao Kubota  

Research Interest:

Abdominal trauma; Acute care surgery; Abdominal compartment syndrome; Open abdomen

Director
Department of General Surgery
Tokyo Bay Urayasu Ichikawa Medical Center
Japan

Chouhei Sakakura  

Research Interest:

Gastric cancer; Colorectal cancer; Tissue regeneration; Chemotherapy; Sepsis; Shock

Assistant Professor
Department of Digestive Surgery
Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine
Japan

Shusuke Mori  

Research Interest:

Positron emission tomography; Oncologyemergency

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Westchester Medical Center
USA

Antonia Koutsoukou  

Research Interest:

Respiratory physiology during respiratory failure; Mechanical ventilation; Acute lung injury

Associate Professor
Department of Respiratory Medicine
University of Athens
Athens

Tin Fung David Sun  

Research Interest:

Invasive spine surgeries; Spinal cord injury; Intra cerebral hemorrhage and Neuro vascular surgery for stroke; Neurotrauma and neuro rehabilitaiton

Associate Professor
Division of Neurosurgery
Prince of Wales Hospital
China

Yukihiko Kinoshita  

Research Interest:

Oral and maxillofacial surgery; Regenerative medicine; Biomaterials

Lecturer
Department of Oral Pathology
Aich Gakuin University
Japan

Guoyou Zhang  

Research Interest:

Cellular mechanics/Mechanobiology; Scar biology; Tissue engineering; Skin derived stem cells; Wound healing; Neuro endocrinology of skin; Angiogenesis

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine
China

Medhat Emil Habib  

Research Interest:

Plastic surgery

Department of Plastic Surgery
Gulf Medical University
UAE

Takao Yokoe  

Research Interest:

CPR; Cytokine; Thyroid hormone; Sepsis

Director
Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine
Shibukawa General Hospital
Japan

Berthold Petutschnigg  

Research Interest:

Disaster & Special emergeny medicine; Transplantation surgery

Professor
Department of Surgery
Medical University of Graz
Austria

Timo Stubig  

Research Interest:

Computer assisted surgery; Robotics; 3D imaging; Emergency medicine; Biomechanics

Department of Resident Trauma
Hannover Medical School
Germany

Fung Kwok Keung Boris  

Research Interest:

Micro vascular surgery; Hand & Reconstructive surgery; TFCC injury; Mycobacterium marium infection

Associate Professor
Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Andrea Emilio Salvi  

Research Interest:

Arthroscopy of knee and ankle; Prosthetics of hip and knee; Traumatology

Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
Civil Hospital of Chiari
Italy

Nael Hawi  

Research Interest:

Trauma; Orthopedic trauma surgery; Arthroscopy and joint surgery

Department of Trauma
Hannover Medical School
Germany

Kamyar Afshar  

Research Interest:

Cystic fibrosis and non CF bronchiectasis; COPD; Interstitial lung disease; Sarcoidosis; Lung transplantation

Assistant Professor
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
University of Southern California
USA

Sara K Rasmussen  

Research Interest:

Pediatric surgical outcomes

Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Surgery
University of Virginia
USA

Ashish Bhalla  

Research Interest:

Internal medicine; Emergency medicine

Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Nehru Hospital
India

Derrick Jerome Beech  

Research Interest:

Cancer surgery and the compassionate care required in the care of cancer patients

Dean
Department of Surgery
Morehouse School of Medicine
USA

Abdou Mohammed Abd Allah Darwish  

Research Interest:

External rhinoplasty; Open rhinoplasty; Crainioplasty

Professor
Department of Plastic Surgery
Minia University
Egypt

Agostino Pierro  

Research Interest:

Necrotising enterocolitis; Tissue engineering and stem cells; Intestinal failure; Infant nutrition; Randomised controlled trials

Professor
Department of Surgery
University of Toronto
Canada

Hiroshi Nakano  

Research Interest:

Adult cardiac surgery including surgery for ischemic heart disease; Valvar disorders especially minimum invasive cardiac surgery; Grade vessel disease including thoracic and abdominal aortic surgery; Endovascular aortic repair

Assistant Professor
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
National Hospital Organization Saitama Hospital
Japan

Assad Taha  

Research Interest:

Training of orthopedic residents; Conducting orthopedic teaching activities in Lebanon; The Middle east and europe; Organizing congresses and seminars

Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
American University of Beirut Medical Centre
Lebanon

Aysegul Bayir  

Research Interest:

Stroke; Brain injury and toxicology

Associate Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Selcuk University School of Medicine
Turkey

Carlos E Marroquin  

Research Interest:

Transplant Surgery; Improvement of Quality Measures Related to Transplant Outcomes and Living Donors; General Surgery; Liver; Transplant Surgery

Professor
Department of Transplant Surgery and Immunology
University of Vermont College of Medicine
USA

Rami A Namas  

Research Interest:

Mechanisms regulating trauma induced inflammation coupled with data-driven modeling to gain insights into the dynamics of the inflammatory response in human blunt trauma; Novel class of biohybrid devices for regulating inflammation that target Tumor Necrosis Factor-a (TNF-a) through delivery of a protein antagonist (sTNFR) via genetically modified human hepatocytes; Systems biology and mathematical modeling of inflammation and wound healing in various disease states especially infection trauma and hemorrhage and the application of these computational approaches to regenerative medicine and rational drug/device design

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
University of Pittsburgh
USA

Arda Isik  

Research Interest:

Colorectal diseases; Colorectal surgery; Endoscopy; Minimally invasive surgery; Surgical oncology; Trauma and emergency surgery; Thyroid disease; Perianal disease; Hernia; Breast disease; Health care management; Clinical and experimental research; Database management; Fund raising; Surgical education; Medical education and ethics Open Hangout

Assistant Professor
Department of General Surgery
Erzincan University
Turkey

Rami A. Namas  

Research Interest:


Department of Surgery
McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
USA

Donna Mendez  

Research Interest:


Associate Professor
Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
USA

Stuart Bradin  

Research Interest:


Associate Professor
Children’s Emergency Services
The University of Michigan Health System
USA