Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Nancy M Khardori  

Research Interest:

Microbiology; Biofilms; Bioterrorism; Infection Control; Wound Care

Department of Internal Medicine
Eastern Virginia Medical School
USA

Gary P Wang  

Research Interest:

Genomics; Bioinformatics; HIV; Viral hepatitis; Microbiome; Clostridium difficile infection

Department of Medicine
University of Florida
USA

Venkata Subba Rao Atluri  

Research Interest:

Biology; Microbiology; Parasitology; Immunology; Molecular Biology; Epigenetics; HIV; Neurocognitive Disorder; Synaptic Plasticity; Cell Biology

Department of Immunology
Florida International University
USA

Cecilia Di Pentima  

Research Interest:

Antimicrobial Stewardship; Antibiotic Resistance; Pediatrics

Department of Pediatrics
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
USA

Aileen Marty  

Research Interest:

Tropical Medicine; Travel Medicine; Parasitology; Virology; Bacteriology; Arboviral Diseases; Immunology; Immunopathology; Pro-Inflammatory Markers; Metabolic Syndrome; History of Medicine; Counterterrorism; Biological Terrorism; Medical Countermeasures; Pathogenesis; Disaster Medicine; Emergency Response; Mass Gathering Medicine; Epidemiology; Surveillance

Department of Medicine
Florida International University
USA

Prashant Malhotra  

Research Interest:

Atypical mycobacteria; Clinical decision rules; Respiratory viruses; Procalcitonin

Division of Infectious Diseases
Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine
USA

Kathryn Moffett-Bradford  

Research Interest:

Pediatric Infectious Diseases; Cystic fibrosis

Department of Pediatrics
West Virginia School of Medicine
USA

Brian Temple  

Research Interest:

Complicated infectious diseases; Travel medicine; HIV ;Tuberculosis co-infection; Infection Control; Tropical Medicine

Aurora Health Care
USA

Roberto Manfredi  

Research Interest:

Dr. Roberto Manfredi's research interests are heart-risk cardiovascular therapy and prophylactic antimicrobial infections in immunocompromised hosts; Chronic infection with HBV and HCV; Cirrhosis; Hepatocellular carcinoma; Emerging infectious diseases

Department of Infectious Diseases
University of Bologna
Italy

Fausto Catena  

Research Interest:

Dr. Fausto Catena's research activity is focused on emergency surgery (acute cholecystitis, adhesions, intrabdominal infections); Renal transplantation (graft preservation); Oncologic surgery (GIST and carcinomatosis- HIPEC); Colorectal surgery (elective and emergency colorectal cancer, diverticular disease); Abdominal wall surgery (biological prostheses)

Department of Emergency and General Surgery
Parma University Hospital
Italy

Abdel Omri  

Research Interest:

Biofilm; Pulmonary infection; Cystic fibrosis; Antibiotic resistance; Quorum sensing; Drug delivery system; Nanomedicine

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Laurentian University
Canada

Massimo Ciccozzi  

Research Interest:

Dr. Massimo Ciccozzi's research interests are epidemiology of infectious diseases and phylogeny

Department of Infectious
Istituto Superiore di Sanita
Italy

Gualtiero Alvisi  

Research Interest:

Molecular Virology; Herpesviridae; Flaviviridae; Live Cell Imaging

Department of Molecular Medicine
University of Padua
Italy

Byron E E Martina  

Research Interest:

Infectious diseases; Virus infections; Hemorrhagic disease; Neurologic disease; Vaccine

Department of Viroscience
Artemis One Health
Newzealand

Silvio Tafuri  

Research Interest:

Immunization strategies; Public health services; Prevention of infectious and chronic deseases

Department of Biomedical Science and Human Oncology
Aldo Moro University of Bari
Italy

Garcia Elorriaga  

Research Interest:

Tuberculosis; Mycobacteriosis; Chlamydia

Hospital Infantil de Mexico Federico Gomez
Mexico

ShanPing  

Research Interest:

Asthma; Respiratory tract infection; Chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases

Department of Respiratory Medicine
Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital
China

Gaurav Malviya  

Research Interest:

PET; SPECT; CT; Radiolabelled antibody; Infection imaging; Inflammation imaging

Pre-clinical Imaging Scientist
The Beatson Institute for Cancer Research
UK

Jaime Ruiz Tovar  

Research Interest:

Dr. Jaime Ruiz Tovar's research interests are
  • Prophylaxis of Surgical site infection
  • Treatment of community-acquired intra-abdominal infections

Department of Surgery
General University Hospital Elche
Spain

Luiz Euribel Prestes Carneiro  

Research Interest:

Human Immunodeficiency Virus; C hepatitis virus; Visceral leishmaniasis; Immunodeficiencies

Immunology Department
Oeste Paulista University
Brazil

Georgios Theodoropoulos  

Research Interest:

Epidemiology of parasites; Veterinary parasitology; Host-parasite interactions; Computer applications in Veterinary Medicine

Department of Anatomy and Physiology
University of Athens
Greece

Jorge Montor  

Research Interest:

Dr. Jorge Montor's research interests are host-parasite neuroimmunoendocrine network Immune sexual dimorphism, Sex associated susceptibility to parasite infections, the role of gender in autoimune diseases: causes and mechanisms Neuroimmunology Endocrine Disruptors, immune response and parasitic infections, Immunoendocrinology of breast cancer.

Departament of Immunology
National Autonomous University of Mexico
Mexico

Margarita Mosquera  

Research Interest:

Health care waste management; Health education; Environment; Nosocomial infections; infection control

Preventive Medicine Department
Alcorcon University Hospital Foundation
King Juan Carlos University
Madrid, Spain

Yilun Sun  

Research Interest:

Biostatistics; Infectious Diseases; Vaccine Development; Epidemiologic Study Design

Department of Biostatistics
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
USA

Nsereko Lule  

Research Interest:

Gastroenterology; Hepatology; HIV

Professor
Department of Medicine
University of Nairobi
Kenya

Ching-Liang Hsieh  

Research Interest:

Stroke; Epilepsy; Neuropathic pain; Acupuncture physiology

Professor
Graduate Institute of Integrated Medicine
China Medical University
Taiwan

Chao Wu  

Research Interest:

Immune regulation mechanism of viral hepatitis; Bacteria resistant mechanism; Infection control.

Professor and chairman
Department of Infectious Disease
Drum Tower Hospital, Nanjing University Medical school
China

Chan Wai-fong  

Research Interest:

Infection prevention; Infection control; Hand hygiene; Surveillance; Core competency; Rasch measurement

Visiting Lecturer
Department of Nursing and Health Sciences
Tung Wah College
Hong Kong

Patrick Honore  

Research Interest:

Nephrology; Dialysis; Sepsis; Acute inflammatory Diseases

Professor
Faculty of Medicine
VUB University
Belgium

Zakaria Hmama  

Research Interest:

Tuberculosis; Macrophage; Dendritic cells; M. tuberculosis; M. bovis BCG; Phagosome; Antigen presentation; Innate immunity; Adaptive immunity; Tuberculosis vaccine; Drug resistant tuberculosis

Associate Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of British Columbia
Canada

Maroun Sfeir  

Research Interest:

Infectious Diseases; Hospital Epidemiology; Staphylococcus aureus; Mycobacterium abscessus; Scabies; Bedbugs; HIV

Department of Medicine
Jackson Memorial Hospital
University of Miami miller School of medicine
USA

Wei Wang  

Research Interest:

Dr. Wei Wang's research interests are,
  • Systematic assessment of praziquantel sensitivity in S. japonicum in China and monitoring of praziquantel resistance.
  • Exploring the mechanisms underlying praziquantel resistance in S. japonicum using molecular and omics tools.
  • Screening novel anti-parasitic agents and molluscicides.
  • Assessing the impact of water resource development on public health concern.

Associate Professor
Jiangsu Provincial Key Laboratory on Molecular Biology of Parasites
Parasitic Disease Prevention and Control, Ministry of Health
China

Godfrey Biemba  

Research Interest:

Malaria Research (Clinical trials and community based evaluations); Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health related research

Research Assistant Professor
Country Director-Zambia Centre for Applied Health Research and Development
Boston University School of Public Health
South Africa

Mayank Gangwar  

Research Interest:

Pharmacology; Oxidative stress; Inflammation; Wound Healing; Microbiology- Parasitology

Pharmaceutical Scientist
TSRL Research Laboratory
India

Sasanka Chukkapalli  

Research Interest:

Periodontal disease and systemic diseases like atherosclerosis; rheumatoid arthritis; diabetes; Alzheimer's disease; Stroke

Post Doctoral Associate
Department of Periodontology
University of Florida College of Dentistry
USA

Nadine Rouphael  

Research Interest:

Vaccine correlates of protection; Systems biology approaches; Immune senescence and fecal material transplant for recurrent clostridium difficile; Therapeutics for acinetobacter

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases Emory University
USA

Banibrata Roy  

Research Interest:

Research on health services data; Survey research; Analysis of qualitative and quantitative data using SPSS software; Test design, Development, Administration, Scoring and Reporting activities; Item analysis with statistical validity and reliability of test scores; Research methodology; Undergraduate medical education

Assistant Professor
Department of Community Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
Canada

Banibrata Roy  

Research Interest:

Research on health services data; Survey research; Analysis of qualitative and quantitative data using SPSS software; Test design, Development, Administration, Scoring and Reporting activities; Item analysis with statistical validity and reliability of test scores; Research methodology; Undergraduate medical education

Assistant Professor
Department of Community Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
Canada

Carlos E Estrano  

Research Interest:

Cross-regulation of cellular function at the host-Giardia interface; Protein trafficking and import to the Giardia mitosomes; Mechanims of signal transduction and protein regulation in Giardia lamblia

Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Memphis
USA

Sadhna Joshi  

Research Interest:

Molecular Microbiology; Infectious Disease

Associate Professor
Department of Molecular Genetics, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology
University of Toronto
Canada

Ramesh C Gupta  

Research Interest:

Organic synthesis; Medicinal chemistry and Drug development; Chemistry and Toxicology of natural substances; Herb-drug interaction; Nutriceuticals & functional food; Amino-acid in nutrition; Analogues and Biological actions; Environmental aspects; Hepato and Nephrotoxicity of chinese herbs; Science popularization and education

Professor
Department of Human Biology
Nagaland University
India

Brenda Jacobs Roup  

Research Interest:

Primarily centered on infection prevention and control issues in long term care facilities

Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Carl Eckrode  

Research Interest:

The mathematical modeling of infectious disease outbreaks; Specializing in adult critical care

Director
Respiratory Care Program
Mt. Hood Community College
USA