Editorial Board

Editorial Board

Section Editors
Labor, delivery, and postpartum health
Valerie Smith, Trinity College Dublin

Maternal health and pregnancy
Alexander Heazell, University of Manchester, UK
Asma Khalil, St George's University of London, UK


Maternity care and sociological aspects of pregnancy and childbirth
Cecily M Begley, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Hora Soltani, Sheffield Hallam University, UK


Pregnancy and childbirth in low and middle income countries
Ndola Prata, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Jos van Roosmalen, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands

Associate Editors
Trends in pregnancy and childbirth
Gary Darmstadt, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USA
Brian Edlin, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, USA
Holly N Essex, University of York, UK

Biomedical aspects of pregnancy
Ishag Adam,  University of Khartoum, Sudan
Jeffrey Keelan, University of Western Australia, Australia   
Attila Molvarec, Semmelweis University, Hungary
Camille Raynes-Greenow, Sydney School of Public Health, Australia

Breastfeeding
Kingsley Agho, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Catherine M Fetherston, Murdoch University, Australia
Jane Scott, Curtin University, Australia
Marie Tarrant, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Labor, delivery, and postpartum health
Alexander Butwick, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Ronald George, Dalhousie University, Canada
Rebecca Smyth, University of Manchester, UK
Lao Tzu Hsi Terence, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong 

Maternal health and pregnancy
Edward Araujo, Junior Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), Brazil
Jacqueline Boyle, Monash University, Australia 
Kai Buhling, Charité, Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Sally Collins, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
Marloes Dekker,  The University of Queensland, Australia
Louise Doyle, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Patrick Gallagher, University of Yale, USA
Shivaprasad Goudar, JN Medical College, India
Angela Lupattelli, University of Oslo, Norway
Sotirios Saravelos, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Andrew Sharp, University of Liverpool, UK
Sherif Shazly, Women Health Hospital - Assiut University, Egypt
Deirdre K. Tobias, Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA
Corine Verhoeven, VUMC, Netherlands
John MG van Vugt, Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Netherlands
Melissa Whitworth, CMFT, UK

Maternity care and sociological aspects of pregnancy and childbirth
Cecily M Begley, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Jermane Bond, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, USA
Stephanie Brown, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
Susan Crowther, Robert Gordon University, UK 
Hannah Dahlen, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Andrea Fielder, University of South Australia, Australia
Deirdre Gartland, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
Mechthild M. Gross, Hannover Medical School, Germany
Helen Haines, University of Melbourne, Australia
Vanora Hundley, Bournemouth University, UK
Julie Jomeen, University of Hull, UK
Joan Lalor, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Alison McFadden, University of Dundee, UK
Cate Nagle, Deakin University School of Nursing and Midwifery, Australia
Marianne Nieuwenhuijze, Zuyd University, Netherlands
Rhona O'Connell, University College Cork, Ireland
Juliet Rayment, City University London, UK
Nicole Reilly, University of New South Wales, Australia
Elisha Riggs, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
Heather J Rowe, Monash University, Australia
Jill Shawe, University of Surrey, UK 
Carina Sparud Lundin, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Sally Tracy, University of Sydney, Australia
Gill Thomson, University of Central Lancashire, UK
Edwin van Teijlingen, Bournemouth University, UK
Heather Whitford, University of Dundee, UK
Hannah Woolhouse, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia

Pregnancy and childbirth in low and middle income countries
Mohammed Ali, Curtin University, Australia
Carolyn Audet, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA
Tim Colbourn, UCL, UK
Adesegun Fatusi, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
Sahar Hassan, Birzeit University, Palestine
G Anita Heeren, Saint Josephs University, USA
Natasha Howard, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK
Lisa Hurt, LSHTM, UK
Albrecht Jahn, Heidelberg University, Germany
Kate Kerber, Save the Children, Canada
Hussein Kidanto, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania
Vishnu Khanal, Sanjeevani College of Medical Sciences, Purbanchal University, Nepal
Tiziana Leone, LSE, UK
Zubia Mumtaz, University of Alberta, Canada
Phuong Nguyen, International Food Policy Research Institute, Vietnam
Marcus Rijken, Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Thailand
Stephen Rulisa, School of Medicine and Pharmacy, Rwanda
Padam Simkhada, University of Sheffield, UK
Dace Svikis, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Harry Tagbor, Kwame Nakrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
Janet Turan, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Jennifer Harris Requejo, John Hopkins University, USA
Jos van Roosmalen, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands
Giel van Stralen, St. Lucas Andreas Hospital, Netherlands
Carla van der Wijden, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands
L. Lewis Wall, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
Yiqiong Xie, Tulane University, USA

Trends in pregnancy and childbirth
Fiona Alderdice, Queens University Belfast, UK
Leroy Edozien, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester, UK
Jane Ford, University of Sydney, Australia
Amina Khambalia, University of Sydney, Australia
Ellinor Olander, City University London, UK 

Editorial Advisors
Zarko Alfirevic, University of Liverpool, UK
Guillermo Carroli, World Health Organization, Argentina
Luis Gabriel Cuervo, Pan American Health Organization, USA
Kirsten Duckitt, John Radcliffe Hospital, UK
Metin Gulmezoglu, World Health Organisation, Switzerland
Phillip Hay, St George's Hospital, UK
Elina Hemminki, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
Ellen Hodnett, University of Toronto, Canada
Eileen Hutton, University of British Columbia, Canada
Vincent Jaddoe, Erasmus University Medical Center, Netherlands
K.S. Joseph, University of British Columbia, Canada
Jaroslaw Kalinka, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
Chris Kettle, University Hospital of North Staffordshire, UK
Torvid Kiserud, University of Bergen, Norway
Gunilla Lindmark, Uppsala University, Sweden
Pisake Lumbiganon, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Judith Lumley, La Trobe University, Australia
Kavita Nanda, Family Health International, USA
Jim Neilson, University of Liverpool, UK
David Osrin, Institute of Child Health, UK
Jorma Paavonen, University of Helsinki, Finland
Robert Powers, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Mary Renfrew, University of Leeds, UK
Michael J Taggart, University of Manchester, UK