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Editorial Board

Editor

Tovah Honor Aronin, BioMed Central, USA


Section Editors

Biomedical aspects of pregnancy


Breastfeeding

Vishnu KhanalPurbanchal University, Nepal​​​​​​​

Fetal Medicine

Howard Berger, St. Michael's Hospital, Canada

Labor, delivery, and postpartum health

Valerie Smith, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Maternal health and pregnancy

Asma Khalil, St George's University of London, UK

Maternity care and sociological aspects of pregnancy and childbirth

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

Trends in pregnancy and childbirth


Associate Editors

Biomedical aspects of pregnancy

Ishag Adam, University of Khartoum, Sudan
Attila Molvarec, Semmelweis University, Hungary
Camille Raynes-Greenow, Sydney School of Public Health, Australia
Fredrick J. Rosario, University of Colorado, USA

Breastfeeding
Kingsley Agho, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Catherine M Fetherston, Murdoch University, Australia
Karen McQueen, Lakehead University School of Nursing, Canada 
Jane Scott, Curtin University, Australia
Marie Tarrant, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Fetal Medicine
Andrew Breeze, Leeds Teaching Hospitals, UK

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

Maternity care and sociological aspects of pregnancy and childbirth
Mary Amoakoh-Coleman, University of Ghana, Ghana
Cecily M Begley, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Lorena Binfa, University of Chile, Chile
Jermane Bond, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, USA
Susan Crowther, Robert Gordon University, UK 
Zoe Darwin, University of Leeds, UK
Angela Dawson, University of Technology 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
Trudy Klomp, Institute for Health and Care Research, Netherlands
Joan Lalor, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Cate Nagle, Deakin University School of Nursing and Midwifery, Australia
Elizabeth Newnham, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Marianne Nieuwenhuijze, Zuyd University, Netherlands
Rhona O'Connell, University College Cork, Ireland
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 
Kathrin Stoll, University of British Columbia, Canada
Sally Tracy, University of Sydney, Australia
Gill Thomson, University of Central Lancashire, UK
Edwin van Teijlingen, Bournemouth University, UK
Hannah Woolhouse, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia

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
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
Ewoud Schuit, University Medical Center Utrecht, Netherlands
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
Melissa Whitworth, CMFT, UK

Pregnancy and childbirth in low and middle income countries
Mohammed Ali, Curtin University, Australia
Carolyn Audet, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA
Philippe Boeuf, Burnet Institute, Australia
Tim Colbourn, UCL, UK
Adesegun Fatusi, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
Claudia Hanson, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
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
Phuong Nguyen, International Food Policy Research Institute, Vietnam
Marcus Rijken, Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Thailand
Stephen Rulisa, School of Medicine and Pharmacy, Rwanda
Emma Sacks, John Hopkins School of Public Health, USA
Padam Simkhada, University of Sheffield, UK
Jelle Stekelenburg, Meisch Centrum Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Dace Svikis, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Harry Tagbor, Kwame Nakrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
Jennifer Harris Requejo, John Hopkins University, USA
Jeroen van Dillen, Radboudumc, Netherlands
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
Gary Darmstadt, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USA
Jane Ford, University of Sydney, Australia
Amina Khambalia, University of Sydney, Australia
Nir Melamed, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Canada
Ellinor Olander, City University London, UK 

Editorial Advisors
Zarko Alfirevic, University of Liverpool, UK
Cecily Begley, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland 
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
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