Editorial Board

Editor in Chief




SM Kadri MB, MPH (Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The The Netherlands)

Regional Institute of Health and Family Welfare, Kashmir, India Directorate of Health Services Kashmir, India FFP Fellow, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) Post Box 1143, GPO, Srinagar 190001, Kashmir, India.

gjmedph@gmail.com; kadrism@gmail.com



G Anita Heeren MBBS, MSc

Epidemiologist, PhD Independent Consultant for HIV and Health Promotion, 87 Ardmore Avenue; Lansdowne PA 19050, USA


Prof. Thein Thein Htay MMedSc(Public Health); MHS (Population Development)

Former Deputy Minister (Ministry of Health), Senior Public Health Specialist Technical Advisor (University Research Co.); Board Member (ICDDR, B) Visiting Professor, University of Public Health, Yangon H/2283, ShweKyar Pin Ward, Zabuthiri Township Naypyitaw, MYANMAR


K. Srinath Reddy MD, DM, MSc

President, Public Health Foundation of India First Floor, ISID Campus, 4 Institutional Area Vasant Kunj, New Delhi – 110070, India


Franklin M.M. White MD, CM, MSc, FRCPC, FFPH

President, Pacific Health & Development Sciences Inc. Victoria BC Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health & Social Policy, University of Victoria BC Adjunct Professor, Community Health & Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax NS PO Box 44125 – RPO Gorge, Victoria BC Canada V9A7K1


Chinmay Shah MBBS, MD, PGDHM, FFCP, FFRI

Asst. Professor, Dept. of physiology Asst. Co-ordinator met cell Govt. Medical college Bhavnagar. Gujarat. India



Ruth L. Bush MD, JD, MPH

Vice Dean for Academic Affairs Vice Dean, Bryan/College Station Campus Professor of Surgery, Academic Affairs, College of Medicine Texas A&M Health Science Centre, USA


Naveed Zafar Janjua MBBS, MSc, DrPH

Epidemiologist, BC Centre for Disease Control Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia 655 West 12th Avenue Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 4R4


Kentaro Hayashi MSc in International Health (Emergency HumanitarianCrisis Response)

MD (Tropical Medicine, Anesthesiology/EmergencyMedicine, Primary Health Care) National Institute of Public Health Japan, HealthCrisis Management, Visiting Researcher 1-9-18 Yuigahama, Kamakura-Si, 2480014 KANAGAWA,JAPAN


Christos Lionis MD, PhD, HonFRCGP

Professor of General Practice and Primary Health Care Head of Clinic of Social and Family Medicine Faculty of Medicine University of Crete, Greece


Vijay Kumar Chattu MBBS, MD, MPH, MPhil, FIAMS, PhD (c)

Researcher- Global Health Diplomacy and Security Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago NIH-MHIRT collaborator, University of Michigan, USA


Sue Shea BSc(Hons), PGDip

Psychologist and Researcher, Clinic of Social and Family Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Crete; School of Health and Social Care, Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK


Mario R. Nacinovich Jr. MSc

Editor in Chief, Journal of Communication in Healthcare Managing Director, AXON Adjunct Faculty, Boston University, USA


Michael W. Popejoy Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S.H.A., M.B.A.

NHA, FAMEPPA Fellow, Royal Society for Public Health Associate Graduate Professor, Clinical Research Administration Global Campus, Central Michigan University USA


Anne Marie Plass PhD Senior Researcher Psychologist

Netherlands Institute for Health Research (NIVEL). Otterstraat 118 – 124 3513 CR Utrecht,The Netherlands


Jimmy Tam Huy Pham DO, MA, MHS

Internal Medicine Garden City Hospital, Michigan 6245 Inkster Rd, Garden City, MI 48135, USA


Carmel Bouclaous MSc, MPH, PhD

Assistant Professor, Social Medicine & Global Health Gilbert & Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine Lebanese American University Byblos-Lebanon


Ailbhe Helen Brady MBBCh, BAO, MSc (Global Health)

28 Northen Grove, Didsbury, Manchester United Kingdom M20 2WL


Maria Gazouli PhD

Assoc Prof of Molecular Biology School of Medicine, University of Athens Michalakopoulou 176, 11527 Athens, Greece



Sarah Cassar MSc, BEd, DipNT

Registered Nutritional Therapist, mBANT CNHC Founder of NutritiouslyMe & Home Economics Educator , Home Economics Seminar Centre Birkirkara, Malta


Prabin Shrestha MA, MPH, MPA, PGDCP

Health Research and Social Development Forum (HERD)Department of Psychology and Social Work, British Gurkha College Kathmandu, Nepal


Vandana Ramsamooj BS, MBA

Software Engineer & Technical Advisor University of Texas at Austin - (CPE) Houston Texas 77388, USA


Joselinne Brindza BSc

School of Medicine University of Queensland Brisbane- Australia


Laura J. Boyle MPH, MIPP, PMP

Senior Capture Manager--Health Sector Bixal, Fairfax, Virginia USA



Saeed Akhtar PhD

Professor of Epidemiology, Department of Community Medicine & Behavioural Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Jabriya, Kuwait


Maryam Seif Hemed MD, MMed,

MSc. Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Sexual and Reproductive Health Specialist, Focal Person Infection Prevention and Control, Medical Services Directorate African Union Commission PO Box 3243 Addis Ababa Ethiopia


Joseph Ana BM BCH

University of Nigeria, Nsukka FRCSED, Royal College of Surgeons Edingburgh, UK DUrol UK Insitute of Urology, St Peters Hospital,Middx, London DFFP UK, Royal College of O&G, UK Jt.CertRCGPUK,Royal College of General Practitioners, UK Cert.ClinGOV UK, NHS Executive UK FRSPH UK. Royal Society of Public Health UK Lead Consultant / CEO, Centre for Clinical Governance Research & Patient safety, Calabar, Nigeria.


Jenevieve S. Kincaid MD, MPH

Hanoi School of Public Health, Guest Lecturer International Livestock Research Institute in Vietnam, Guest Lecturer Louisville VA Medical Center, Research Physician 800 Zorn Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky 40242 USA


C. R. Hemalatha MSc. PGDBI Dept

of Bioinformatics, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Technology and Research, Sri Ramachandra University. Chennai - 600116. Tamilnadu, India.


Morshed Nasir MBBS, MPhil

Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Therapeutics Institute - Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College, Dhaka, Bangladesh


S. Arulrhaj M.D; FRCP

Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai. Chair, Commonwealth Health Professions Alliance, UK. Chair & Head Acute Medicine, Sundaram Arulrhaj Hospitals, Tamil Nadu, India


J Peter Figueroa MBBS, DPH, PhD

FFPH Professor of Public Health, Epidemiology and HIV/AIDS, Department of Community Health and Psychiatry, University of the West Indies, Mona,Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies


Ani Hambardzumyan MD, PhD

Director ,Armenian Eye Bank Malayan Ophthalmological Centre, Fuchikst 30 Yerevan, Armenia


Debra J Nanan BAppSc, MPH, Cert MIPH

Public health research & development consultant, Vice-President & Coordinator Pacific Health & Development Sciences Inc. (PacificSci), 993 Portage Road, Victoria, Canada V8Z 1K9


Karine Balyan MD, MPH

Senior Public Health Consultant 45 Hercules Seghers street 1072 LZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Purvish M Parikh MD, PhD

President - Indian Society of Medical and Pediatric Oncology. Medical Oncologist and Hematologist - BSES Hospital. Managing Director - AmeriCares India Foundation. Convener - Indian Cooperative Oncology Network, 74, Jernai Wadia Road, Parel, Mumbai 400012


Prof.S.K.Bhargava MD, MD, DMRD, FIAMS, FUSI, FCCP, FICRI, FAMS

Head, Dept of Radiology and Imaging, School of Medical Sciences and Research, Sharda Hospital,Sharda University, Greater Noida (U.P), India


Stephen John MD, MPH

Adamawa State TB & Leprosy Control, Yola, Nigeria.


Mohammed Abdus Salam Director

Research Administration ICDDR,B, 68, Shaheed Tajuddin Ahmed Sarani,Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh


Professor Emmanuel Chinedum Ibezim

Professor of Pharmaceutics and Editor in Chief, Journal of Pharmaceutical and Allied Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria


Sawsan Mustafa Abdalla MD, Ph.D

Majmaah University,Faculty of Medicine,Community Medicine and Public Health Department,Associated Professor,Researcher King Abdul Aziz road,Boudel Apartments Riyadh Area,Majmaah Province,Majmaah City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)


Jay n shah MS

FICS Professor of Surgery Surgery, Patan Hospital, Patan Academy of Health Sciences (PAHS) Lagankhel,Kathmandu, Nepal


Phil Compernolle MSc

Development Studies Health Economist, Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Jagdish Khubchandani MBBS, Ph.D, MPH

CHES Associate Editor- Health Promotion Practice; Technical Editor- Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care. Faculty Fellow- Global Health Institute. Assistant Professor, Dept. Physiology and Health Science, Ball State University, Muncie, IN 47306, US


Prof.J.Shanmugam M.D., Ph.D., D.Sc., FMSA

FICPath,FABMS.,FIVS., Chairman,Research Council, SMV Medical College & Hospital, Madgadipet,Puducherry , India


Jay Kandiah Ph.D

Human Nutrition , RD (Registered Dietitian, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Professor of Nutrition & Dietetics, Department of Nutrition & Health Science Associate Dean, College of Health AT 101 Ball State University Muncie IN- 47306, USA


Joseph K. Konde-Lule MBChB, DPH

MSc Associate Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health Makerere University P.O.Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda


Constance Sibongile Shumba M Sc Ph.D.

Outcomes and Evaluation Advisor University of Maryland School of Medicine, Institute of Human Virology, Uganda


Ganesh Dangal MD, FICS

Senior Consultant, Obstetrics and Gynecologiy, Kathmandu Model Hospital Nepal


Arturo Langa MD, MRC

Psych Consultant Psychiatris, Lanarkshire Primary Care Trust. Editor, International Journal of Developmental Disabilities. Edinburgh. UK


Ousséni W. TIEMTOREE MD, MPH.

MSF OCA-Katanga Coordination Office, 8 Rue Boundy Quartier Golf, Lubumbashi. Democratic Republic of Congo


Theodoros A. Parasidis Ph.D

Hellenic Center for Disease Control, RPHL of Eastern Macedonia & Thrace Region.Research collaborator at Laboratory of Hygiene, Medical School at Democritus University of Thrace.Alexandroupolis, 68100, Greece.


Sunil Mathur Ph.D

Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health University of Memphis Memphis, TN 38152, USA


Irini Gergianaki MPH (Public Health and Health Management), MD (Family Medicine, Primary Care, Rheumatologic Diseases) University of Crete, Greece Epidemiology Researcher PhD(c)

Rheumatology Clinic University HospitalVoutes, Heraklion, Crete ,Greece


Harry Strulovici MD, MPH

Global Health Consultant Harold and Pauline Price Center for Entrepreneurial Studies,200 Central Park South New York, NY 10019, USA


Anoop Misra Chairman Chairman

Fortis-C-DOC Centre of Excellence for Diabetes, Metabolic Diseases and Endocrinology Fortis Hospital, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi,India


Panduka Wijeyaratne Ph.D Chairman

Tropical & Environmental Diseases and Health Associates (Private) Limited - TEDHA No.19, Skelton Gardens, Colombo 5, Sri Lanka


Prof. Murthy PSN Professor and Head

Dept of ENT-HNS Dr.Pinnamaneni Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Foundation Chinnoutapalli, Andhra Pradesh, India


Chris Zielinski Visiting Fellow and Head

Partnerships in Health Information (Phi) programme Centre for Global Health Research and Knowledge Exchange Centre University of Winchester United Kingdom


Shanaaz Kapery Randeria BA Hon (Psychology)

MPH (International Public Health) University of Liverpool Public Health Consultant, Adolescent HIV/AIDS, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Youth in Prisons,National Policies Johannesburg, South Africa


Martynova Alina Ph.D

DDSc Professor, Epidemiology Department State Vladivostok Medical University, Ostryakova 2, Vladivostok Russia


Erika Wichro MD, MPH, RN-ICU

Researcher, Biobank Graz, Center for Medical Research, Medical University of Graz, Austria NeueStiftingtalstrasse 2, Graz, Styria, Austria, AT-8010


Kevin Pollock MPH, Ph.D

Senior Epidemiologist & Research Lead Health Protection Scotland Meridian Court Glasgow Scotland G2 6QE


Deepti Panicker BHMS, MIH

Public Health Consultant and Researcher, Founder/CEO of Monad Health Consultancy,Bosschendijk 45, 4731 DB Oudenbosch, Netherlands