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Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief
Michael Kidd, AO FAHMS MD, University of Oxford, UK and University of New South Wales, Australia

Senior Deputy Editor
Richard Rison, MD, Neurology Consultants Medical Group, USA

Deputy Editors
Benoit Blondeau, MD MBA, Regions Hospital, USA 
Chinmoy Bose, MD PhD DSc, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Research Institute, India
Itzhak Brook, MD, Georgetown University, USA
Tibor Fulop, MD PhD, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
Emmanouil Kapetanakis, MD, University General Hospital Attikon, Greece
Jean Karl Soler, MD PhD, The Family Practice Malta, Malta

Associate Editors
Ahmed Abdelkader, MD, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
Hazem Abosheaishaa, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Madura Adikari, MD MBBS FRCP, NHS Trust, UK
Narothama Reddy Aeddula, MD, Indiana University, USA
Amit Agrawal, MD FRCSEd FRCS, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Seikh Jahangir Alam, MD, Max HealthCare, India
Alauldeen Mudhafar Zubair Alqasim, MD, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
Dimitrios Anyfantakis, MD PhD, Primary Health Care Centre of Kissamos, Greece
S M Yasir Arafat, MD MBBS MPH, Enam Medical College Hospital, Bangladesh
Rahul D Arora, MD, Delhi State Cancer Institute, India
Shilpa Arora, MD, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, USA
Lovenish Bains, MD, Maulana Azad Medical College, India
Gabriele Bellio, MD, Fondazione IRCCS Ca'Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Italy
Karen Boaz, BDS MDS, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, India
Cüneyt Bozer, MD PhD, Trakya University, Turkey
Luigi Cavanna, MD, Azienda Unità Sanitaria Locale Piacenza, Italy
Venu Madhav Chippa, MD, Ascension St Vincent Evansville, USA
Meer Chisthi, MBBS, Trivandrum Medical College, India
Salvatore Chirumbolo, MD, University of Verona, Italy
Prabal Chourasia, MD FACP, Mary Washington Hospital, USA
Sriharsha Dadana, MD, Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, USA
Ahmed Daoud, MD PhD, Cairo University, Egypt
C. Danny Darlington, MBBS MRCSEd, Max HealthCare, India
Ananda K Dhanasekaran, MBBS MRCS MCh FRCS, Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
Jun Dong, MD PhD, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China
Natasha Dudiki, MD, Ball Memorial Hospital, USA
Igor Dumic, MD, Mayo Clinic, USA
Asmaa El-Banna, MD, Alexandria University, Egypt
Cheran Elangovan, MBBS, University of Tennessee, USA
Ahmet Emre Eşkazan, MD, Istanbul University, Turkey
Dimitrios K Filippou, MD PhD, National and Kapodestrian University of Athens, Greece
Subramanya Shyam Ganti, MD, Appalachian Regional Hospital, USA
Rakesh Garg, MD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Babatunde A Gbolade, MD MBA, St James’s University Hospital, UK
Paritharsh Ghantasala, MD, Covenant HealthCare, USA
Akshay Goel, MD, Westchester Medical Center, USA
Falgun Gosai, MD, Saint Francis Medical Center, USA
Aakshit Goyal, MD MBBS, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, USA
Harpreet Grewal, MD DABR, Sacred Heart Hospital, USA
Anju Gupta, MD, All India Institute Of Medical Science, India
Lalit Gupta, MD, Maulana Azad Medical College, India
Vineet Gupta, MD, University of California, San Diego, USA
Bharat Gurnani, MBBS FCRS FICO FAICO MRCS, Aravind Eye Hospital and Post Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology, India
Amit Habbu, MD, Washington State University, USA
Thanh D Hoang, DO FACP FACE, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, USA
Haris Iftikhar, MD, Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar
Kiran Jadhav, MD, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, India
Dipin Jayaprakash, MBBS, Gujarat Cancer Research Institute, India
Atif A Katib, MD, King Abdul Aziz University Hospital, Saudi Arabia
Mohamed Khalaf, MD, East Carolina University, USA
Ramin Khoramnia, MD FEBO, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
Tracey Koehlmoos, PhD MHA, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, USA
Venkata Sandeep Koripalli, MBBS, Immanuel Medical Center, USA
Michael Kwarteng, PhD OD, University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago
Wan-Ju Annabelle Lee, MD, Chi Mei Medical Center, Taiwan
Renee Mallory, MD MPH, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, USA
Horacio Mayer, MD FACS, Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Markus Meissner, MD, University of Frankfurt, Germany
Anurag Mishra, MD, Maulana Azad Medical College, India
Hashim Mohamed, MD, Primary Healthcare Corporation, Qatar
Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar, MD, University of Cartagena, Colombia
Vijayadershan Muppidi, MD, Indiana University Health, USA
Soman Nair, MD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India
Luigi Naldi, MD, Centro Studi GISED, Italy
Minh Duc Nguyen, MD, Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine, Vietnam
Tuan Thanh Nguyen, MD, Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University, Vietnam
Wassan Nori, MD, Mustansiriyah University, Iraq
Yasser Obadiel, MD FACS FEBES, Sana'a University, Yemen
Jay Pandav, MD, Mustansiriyah University, USA
Ramesh Pandit, MD, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Prashanth Panta, BDS, Malla Reddy Institute of Dental Sciences, India
Theodossis Papavramidis, MD PhD FACS FASCRS, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Taral Parikh, MD, Hamilton Medical Center, USA
Rinkesh Patel, MD, Huntsville Hospital, USA
Abhishek Pathak, MD MBBS, Army Hospital Research and Referral, India
Elena Pezzolo, MD, Ospedale San Bortolo, Italy
Patorn Piromchai, MD PhD FRCOT FICS, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Aristotle Protopapas, MSc FRCS, Imperial College London, UK
Moshiur Rahman, MD, Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College, Bangladesh
Manoj V Ramachandran, MD, The Ohio State University, USA
Aswanth Reddy, MD, Mercy Health, USA
Sasmit Roy, MD FACP FASN, University of Virginia, USA
Sohail Abdul Salim, MD, University of Mississippi Medical Center, USA
Gaetano Scaramuzzo, MD, University of Ferrera, Italy
Purav Shah, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Mayank Singhal, MD FACP FAHA, Cape Fear Valley Health System, USA
Namrata Singhania, MD, Mount Carmel East, USA
Sumit Sohal, MD, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, USA
Karim Soliman, MD PhD, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
Savino Spadaro, MD, University of Ferrara, Italy
Elizabeth Speck, MD, Vanderbilt University, USA
Lucia Spicuzza, MD PhD, University of Catania, Italy
Teodora-Alexa Stratulat, MD PhD, Grigore T. Popa University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania
Tucheng Sun, MD, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Farzad Taghizadeh-Hesary, MD, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Nikolaos Tasis, MD, Athens Naval & Veterans Hospital, Greece
Luca Testarelli, DDS PhD, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Jagdeep Thakur, MD, Indira Gandhi Government Medical College & Hospital, India
Braghadeeswar Thyagarajan, MD PhD MPH, Kadlec Regional Medical Center, USA
Pasquale Tondo, MD, University of Foggia, Italy
Alexandra Tsaroucha, MD PhD, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
Kedir Negesso Tukeni, MD, Jimma University, Ethiopia
Tushar Tuliani, MD, McKenzie Heart Group, USA
Philip Umman, MD, Royal Oman Police Hospital, Oman
Pradeep Vaitla, MD, University of Mississippi Medical Center, USA
B Vishwanatha, MBBS MD, Shri Venkateshwara University, India
Ling Zhang, MD, Moffitt Cancer Center, USA
Razan Hayati Zulkeflee, MD MPath, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Eva Montanari, MD PhD, Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
Krasimir Kraev, MD PhD, Medical University Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Emeritus Editor
Elie Dib, MD, IHA Hematology Oncology Consultants, USA

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