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Editorial Board

Editor
Tovah Honor Aronin, BioMed Central, USA

Manuscript Editor
Oliver CocksBioMed Central, UK

Assistant Editors
Taylor Hayes, BioMed Central, USA
Lauren McMillan, BioMed Central, UK

 

Senior Editorial Board Members
Amir Aviram, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Canada
Christian Göbl, Medical University Vienna, Austria
Eran Hadar, Rabin Medical Center, Israel
Vishnu Khanal, Nepal Development Society, Nepal and Stanley International College, Australia
Ashraf Nabhan, Ain Shams University, Egypt
Valerie Smith, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Hora Soltani, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Jos van Roosmalen, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands

Editorial Board Members
Biomedical aspects of pregnancy

Denise Cornelius, University of Mississippi Medical Center, United States
Alexander Heazell, University of Manchester, UK
Sadhana Joshi, Interactive Research School For Health Affairs, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, India
Joan Lalor, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Olav Lapaire, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
Attila Molvarec, Semmelweis University, Hungary
Fredrick J. Rosario, University of Colorado, USA
Kedra Wallace, University of Mississippi Medical Center, USA
Tracey Weissgerber, Mayo Clinic, USA

Breastfeeding
Kingsley Agho, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Pamela Berens, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas at Houston, USA
Veerle Cossey, University Hospitals, Leuven, Belgium
Jill Demirci, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Xiaozhong Wen, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
Jeanine Young, University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia

Fetal Medicine
Eran Ashwal, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Eran Barzilay, Samson Assuta Ashdod University Hospital, Israel
Artur Beke, Semmelweis University, Hungary
Danilo Buca, Center for Fetal Care and High Risk Pregnancy, University of Chieti, Italy
Paolo Cavoretto, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Italy
Min Chen, Guangzhou Medical University, China
Andrea Dall'Asta, University of Parma, Italy / Imperial College London, UK
Antonio Farina, University of Bologna DIMEC Division of Prenatal Medicine, Italy
Anna Fichera, University of Brescia, Italy
Yusuf Cem Kaplan, Independent Researcher, Germany
Eyal Krispin, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Elisa Llurba, Sant Pau University Hospital, Spain
Elad Mei-Dan, North York General Hospital, Canada
Maddalena Morlando, Department of Woman, Child and General and Specialized Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology Unit, University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli," Naples, Italy
José Morales Roselló, Universidad de Valencia, Spain
Ahmed Nassr, Baylor College of Medicine amd Texas Children’s Hospital, USA
Federico Prefumo, University of Brescia, Italy
Aiguo Ren, Peking University Health Science Center, China
Tamara Stampalija, University of Trieste, Italy
Adi Tarca, Wayne State University, USA
Tuangsit Wataganara, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand

Labor, delivery, and postpartum health
Souhail Alouini, Centre Hospitalier Régional d'Orleans, France
Andrew Bisits, Royal Hospital for Women, Australia
Ank De Jonge, Amsterdam University Medical Center, Netherlands
Guillaume Ducarme, Centre Hospitalier Departemental, France
Susan Garthus-Niegel, Medical School Hamburg, Germany
Mechthild M. Gross, Hannover Medical School, Germany
Christian Haslinger, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Sahar Hassan, Birzeit University, Palestine
Shigeko Horiuchi, St Luke's International University, Japan
Chiara Ionio, Dipartimento di Psicologia, Universita Cattolica, Milano, Italy
Osaheni Lawani, Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital, Ebonyi State, Nigeria
Juan Miguel Martinez Galiano, University of Jaen, Spain
Salvatore Andrea Mastrolia, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ospedale dei Bambini "Vittore Buzzi", University of Milano, Italy
Jiji Mathews, Christian Medical College Vellore, India
Shinya Matsuzaki, Osaka University, Japan
Cate Nagle, James Cook University, Australia
Anwar Nassar, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Lebanon
Martijn Oudijk, Amsterdam University Medical Center, Netherlands
Mehmet Baki Senturk, Namik Kemal University, Turkey
Loïc Sentilhes, Bordeaux Univeristy Hospital, France
Andrew Shennan, King's College London, UK
Gill Thomson, University of Central Lancashire, UK
Corine Verhoeven, VUMC, Netherlands
Shawn Walker, King’s College London, UK

Maternal health and pregnancy
Sumaiya Adam, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Emmanuel Adewuyi, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Ki Hoon Ahn, Korea University Anam Hospital, Republic of Korea
Carmen Amezcua-Prieto, Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Granada, Spain
Lou Atkinson, Aston University, UK
Jacob Bar, Edith Wolfson Medical Centre, Israel
Yifru Berhan, St Paul's Hospital Millennium Medical College, Ethiopia
Andrea Ciavattini, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
Stephen Contag, University of Minnesota, United States
Daniele Di Mascio, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Pratibha Dwarkanath, St. John's Research Institute, Bangalore, India
Samantha Ehrlich, University  of Tennessee, Knoxville, United States
Dazhi Fan, Southern Medical University Affiliated Maternal & Child Health Hospital of Foshan, China
Alex Farr, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Vicki Flenady, Mater Research - University of Queensland, Australia
Deirdre Gartland, Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Australia
Amanda Henry, University of New South Wales, Australia
Nicola Heslehurst, Newcastle University, UK
Liran Hiersch, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Briony Hill, Monash University, Australia
Evelyn Huhn, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
Lisa Hurt, Cardiff University School of Medicine, UK
Yves Jacquemyn, Antwerp University Hospital, Belgium
Shayesteh Jahanfar, Central Michigan University, USA
Ivana Kacerovska Musilova, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
Leila Katz, Institute of Integral Medicine Prof Fernando Figueira IMIP, Brazil
Tarja Kinnunen, Tampere University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Unit of Health Sciences, Finland
Sonia Lansky, Health Department Belo Horizonte City, Brasil
Cheng Li, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Pei Shan Lim, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
Yuan Lin, Nanjing Medical University, China
Ambrogio P Londero, Clinic of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Udine, Italy
Angela Lupattelli, University of Oslo, Norway
Ahmed Maged, Cairo University, Egypt
Zaleha Abdullah Mahdy, The National University of Malaysia, Malaysia
Ilona Nenko, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Poland
Tanya Nippita, University of Sydney, Australia
Rhona O'Connell, University College Cork, Ireland
Ellinor Olander, City, University of London, UK 
Annette Regan, Texas A&M University, USA
Eduardo Reyna-Villasmil, Servicio de Ginecologia y Obstetricia. Hospital Central de Maracaibo. Maracaibo. Zulia, Venezuela
Amihai Rottenstreich, Hadassah Medical Center, Israel
Marilza Rudge, Sao Paulo State University -Medical school, Botucatu, Brazil
Stephen Rulisa, University of Rwanda, Rwanda
Gabriele Saccone, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Dietmar Schlembach, Vivantes Network for Health Berlin, Germany
Ulla Sovio, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Fernanda Surita, University of Campinas, Brazil
Marleen van Gelder, Radboud University Medical Center, Netherlands
Angela Vinturache, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Alex Wang, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Jason Waugh, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Yiqiong Xie, Tulane University, USA
Agnieszka Zawiejska, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland
Yeyi Zhu, Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, USA

Maternity care and sociological aspects of pregnancy and childbirth
Ashraful Alam, The University of Sydney School of Public Health, Australia
Anna Axelin, Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Finland
Elie Azria, Paris University - Paris Saint Joseph Hospital, France
Theresa Bastain, University of Southern California, USA
Lorena Binfa, University of Chile, Chile
Jermane Bond, George Washington University, USA
Sue Cooper, University of Nottingham, UK
Susan Crowther, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Angela Dawson, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Kristina Edvardsson, La Trobe University, Australia
Lucy Frith, University of Liverpool, UK
Bishwajit Ghose, University of Ottawa, Canada
Abigail Hatcher, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Sara Holton, Deakin University, Australia
Sarah Meaney, University College Cork, Ireland
Patrick Moran, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Margaret Murphy, Unive rsity College Cork, Ireland
Marianne Nieuwenhuijze, Zuyd University, Netherlands
Roseli Nomura, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil
Maggie Redshaw, University of Oxford, UK
Elisha Riggs, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
Linda Tahaineh, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
Hannah Tappis, Jhpiego - an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, United States
Carla van der Wijden, Jan van Goeyn, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Edwin van Teijlingen, Bournemouth University, UK
Karen Wynter, Deakin University, Australia

 

 

Pregnancy and childbirth in low- and middle-income countries
Parvin Abedi, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Raymond Aborigo, Navrongo Health Research Centre, Ghana
Ishag Adam, University of Khartoum, Sudan
Mohammed Ali, Curtin University, Australia
Charles Ameh, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
Mary Amoakoh-Coleman, University of Ghana, Ghana
Aduragbemi Banke-Thomas, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Philippe Boeuf, Burnet Institute, Australia
Leonardo Chavane, Jhpiego, Mozambique
Tim Colbourn, University College London, UK
Maria Laura Costa, University of Campinas, Brazil
Gary Darmstadt, Stanford University, USA
Edward Dassah, School of Public Health, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana
Adesegun Fatusi, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
Freya Fowkes, Burnet Institute, Australia
Shivaprasad Goudar, J N Medical College, India
Claudia Hanson, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Kate Kerber, University of Alberta, Canada
Hussein Kidanto, Aga Khan University Medical College, Tanzania
Vishnu Khanal, Sanjeevani College of Medical Sciences, Purbanchal University, Nepal
Moke Magoma, Options Consultancy Services UK, Tanzania
Karlijn Massar, Maastricht University, Netherlands
Tarek Meguid, Mnazi Mmoja Hospital, Tanzania
Allisyn Moran, World Health Organization, Switzerland
Cheryl Moyer, University of Michigan, USA
Sutapa Bandyopdhyay Neogi, Indian Institute of Public Health Delhi, India
Sarah Rominski, University of Michigan, USA
Emma Sacks, John Hopkins School of Public Health, USA
Sherif Shazly, Mayo Clinic, USA
Jelle Stekelenburg, University of Groningen, Netherlands 
Thomas van den Akker, Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands
Jeroen van Dillen, Radboudumc, Netherlands

Trends in pregnancy and childbirth
Nir Melamed, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Canada

Editorial Advisors
Howard Berger, University of Toronto, St. Michael's Hospital, Canada
Luis Gabriel Cuervo, Pan American Health Organization, USA
Pisake Lumbiganon, Khon Kaen University, Thailand