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Editorial Board

Journal Editor
Tillie Cryer, BMC, UK

Senior Assistant Editor
James Edwards, BMC, UK

Assistant Editor
Anisa Lowe, BMC, UK

Senior Editorial Board Members
Dietmar Ausserhofer, University of Basel, Switzerland
Dina Balabanova, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Michael Donnelly, Queen's University Belfast, UK
Koustuv Dalal, Mid Sweden University, Sweden
Martin N. Dichter, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Germany
Donna Goodridge, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
David Hotchkiss, Tulane University, USA
David Mohr, VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
Milena Pavlova, Maastricht University, Netherlands
Gerald Sendlhofer, LKH Universitaetsklinikum Graz, Austria
Hannah Tappis, JHPIEGO, USA
Brad Wright, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

Editorial Board Members

Designing and implementing health system reform
Carl Antonio, University of the Philippines Manila, Philippines
Hannah Arem, Medstar Health Research Institute, United States
Stephanie Best, Macquarie University, Australia
Helen Brooks, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Donaldson Conserve, George Washington University, United States
Anton Isaacs, Monash University, Australia
Saravana Kumar, University of South Australia, Australia
Desmond Kuupiel, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Wenhui Mao, Duke Global Health Institute, USA
Morwenna Rogers, University of Exeter, United Kingdom
Binaya Sapkota, Nobel College Faculty of Health Sciences, Nepal
Rahul Shidhaye, Centre for Mental Health Law & Policy, India
Ivo Vlaev, University of Warwick, UK

eHealth, mHealth and informatics
Ilana Graetz, Emory University, United States
Johannes Knitza, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Bridianne O'Dea, Black Dog Institute, University of New South Wales, Australia
Megan O'Grady, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
Roxana Ologeanu-Taddei, University of Montpellier, France
Mei-Sing Ong, Harvard Medical School, United States
Yannis Pappas, University of Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Kalyan Pasupathy, Mayo College of Medicine, USA
Francesco Schiavone, University of Naples Parthenope, Italy
Nathan Shlobin, Northwestern University, USA
Shahadat Uddin, The University of Sydney, Australia

Health policy, politics and power
Salla Atkins, Tampere University and Karolinska Institutet, Finland
Sunday Azagba, University of Utah, United States
Julie Balen, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
Francesco Barbabella, National Institute of Health and Science on Ageing (INRCA), Italy
Heather Barry, Queen's University Belfast, Ireland
Masoud Behzadifar, Lorestan University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Eva Blozik, Helsana Health Insurance, Switzerland
Fabrizio Carinci, Universita degli Studi di Bologna, Italy
Enrique Castro-Sanchez, City, University of London, UK
Jack Chen, University of New South Wales, Australia
Lisa Cosgrove, University of Massachusetts, USA
Saskia den Boon, Organisation mondiale de la Sante, Switzerland
Khalifa Elmusharaf, University of Limerick, Ireland
Daniel Erku, Griffith University, Australia
Ama Fenny, University of Ghana, Ghana
Ines Fronteira, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Andrew Gray, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Jagnoor Jagnoor, The George Institute for Global Health, Australia
Desmond Jumbam, Operation Smile, Ghana
Genevieve Kanter, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Hanan Khalil, Latrobe University, Australia
Ramesh Kumar, Health Services Academy, Pakistan
Michel Landry, Duke University, United States
Gholamhossein Mehralian, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Venkataraghavan Ramamoorthy, University of Central Missouri, United States
Fatima Suleman, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Dominique Vervoort, John Hopkins University, United States
Peter Weatherburn, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom

Health system quality and safety
Mauro Henrique Abreu, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
Rana Abu Farha, Applied Science Private University, Jordan
Aaron Abuosi, University of Ghana, Ghana
Robert Kaba Alhassan, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ghana
Anne Arber, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Bahram Armoon, Saveh University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Chantal Backman, University of Ottawa, Canada
Tim Badgery-Parker, The University of Sydney, Australia
Caroline Björck, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
André Bussières, McGill University, Australia
Robyn Cant, Federation University Australia, Australia
Rosemary Caron, University of New Hampshire, United States
Guanmin Chen, University of Calgary, Canada
Dylan Collins, University of British Columbia, Canada
Lukejohn Day, University of California San Francisco, United States
Aoife De Brun, University College Dublin, Ireland
Svetlana Doubova, Mexican Institute of Social Security, Mexico
Wei Du, Australian National University, Australia
Martin Emmert, University of Bayreuth, Germany
Roberta Guglielmetti Mugion, University Roma Tre, Italy
Muhammad Abdul Hadi, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reema Harrison, University of New South Wales, Australia
Edris Hasanpoor, Maragheh University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Alys Havard, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Khezar Hayat, University of veterinary and Animal Sciences, Pakistan
Phillip Hider, University of Otago Christchurch, New Zealand
Reece Hinchcliff, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Oliver Hirsch, FOM University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Nicole Huang, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Alessandro Jatobá, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Brazil
Monique Kilkenny, Monash University, Australia
Grigorios Kotronoulas, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Ling Li, Macquarie University, Australia
Rosemary Lim, University of Reading, United Kingdom
Zhenqiu Lin, Yale University, United States
Anne Karin Lindahl, Akershus University Hospital, Norway
Valentina Lorenzoni, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
Gemma Louch, NIHR Yorkshire and Humber Patient Safety Translational Research Centre, United Kingdom
Ian Maidment, Aston University, United Kingdom
Long Chiau Ming, Universiti of Bruni Darussalam, Brunei
Jose Mira, Universidad Miguel Hernandez de Elche, Spain
Sandip Mitra, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, United Kingdom
Holger Muehlan, University of Greifswald, Germany
Anna Nieboer, Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam, Netherlands
Sonya Osborne, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
Kristen Pickles, The University of Sydney, Australia
Dawid Pieper, Witten/Herdecke University, Germany
Ari Probandari, Universitas Sebelas Maret, Indonesia
Samira Rahimi, McGill University, Canada
Pavani Rangachari, Augusta University, United States
Muni Rubens, Miami Cancer Institute, United States
Brett Scholz, The Australian National University, Australia
Chiara Seghieri, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
Magdalena Sereda, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
Sunil Shrestha, Nepal Cancer Hospital and Research Center, Nepal
Sze-Ee Soh, Monash University, Australia
Tara Tancred, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
Yafang Tsai, Chung Shan Medical University, Taiwan
Thomas von Lengerke, Hannover Medical School, Germany
Jitka Vseteckova, The Open University, United Kingdom
Zhen Wang, Mayo Clinic, United States
Siri Wiig, Univeristy of Stavanger, Norway
Huiwen Xu, University of Rochester, United States
Ehsan Zarei, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Marieke Zegers, Radboud University Medical Center, Netherlands

Healthcare delivery and access to healthcare
Auwal Abdullahi, Bayero University, Nigeria
Hubert Amu, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Ghana
Blake Angell, The George Institute for Global Health, Australia
Chaisiri Angkurawaranon, Chiang Mai University, Thailand
Megan Armstrong, University College London, United Kingdom
Darshini Ayton, Monash University, Australia
David Beran, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Susanne Bernhardsson, Region Västra Götaland, Sweden
Sandra Braaf, Monash University, Australia
Kasey Boehmer, Mayo Clinic, USA
Guglielmo Campus, University of Bern, Switzerland
Melinda Carrington, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Australia
Runsen Chen, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Sumedha Chhatre, University of Pennsylvania, United States
Li-Yin Chien, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Louise Condon, Swansea University, United Kingdom
Amy Cunningham, Thomas Jefferson University, United States
Gianfranco Damiani, Universita  Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy
Chiara De Waure, University of Perugia, Italy
Michelle DiGiacomo, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Thomas Druetz, University of Montreal, Canada
Youssef Farag, Johns Hopkins University, United States
Florian Fischer, Ravensburg-Weingarten University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Berkeley Franz, Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, USA
Alberto Freitas, University of Porto, Portugal
Clarissa Giebel, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Alys Griffiths, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Fernand Guedou, Centre de Santé de Cotonu, Benin
Danielle Hitch, Deakin University, Australia
Kim Hoffman, Oregon Health and Science University, United States
Young-Rock Hong, University of Florida, USA
Shazia Jamshed, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin, Malaysia
Sou Hyun Jang, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)
Rick Jansen, North Dakota State University, United States
Achala Upendra Jayatilleke, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
Mohammad Karamouzian, The University of British Columbia, Canada
Sungwook Kim, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
Corinna Koebnick, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, USA
John Kraemer, Georgetown University, United States
Maria Kristiansen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Demi Krystallidou, University of Surrey, UK
Shaun Lee, Monash University Malaysia, Malaysia
Kathryn Lord, University of Bradford, United Kingdom
Lian Leng Low, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
Huabin Luo, East Carolina University, United States
Xiya Ma, University of Montreal, Canada
Yodi Mahendradhata, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
Cristian Meghea, Michigan State University, USA
David Musoke, Makerere University School of Public Health, Uganda
Ling Na, University of Toledo, United States
Shillpa Naavaal, Virginia Commonwealth University, United States
Thomas Nathaniel, University of South Carolina, United States
Joseph Okebe, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
Bibilola Oladeji, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Wee Loon Ong, Monash University, Australia
Songthip Ounpraseuth, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, United States
Zada Pajalic, Oslo Metropolitan University, Norway
Feng Pan, University of Tasmania, Australia
Carole Parsons, Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom
Henry Perry, John Hopkins University, United States
Holger Pfaff, Universitat zu Koln, Germany
Luiz Felipe Pinto, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Constance Dimity Pond, University of Newcastle, Australia
Mandi Pratt-Chapman, The George Washington University, United States
Taeho Greg Rhee, Yale University, United States
Elizeus Rutebemberwa, Makerere University School of Public Health, Uganda
Torleif Ruud, Universitetet i Oslo, Norway
Cara Sass, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Bernhard Schaller, University of Southampton, United Kingdom
Abdul-Aziz Seidu, University of Cape Coast, Ghana
Raffaele Serra, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Italy
Hamid Sharifi, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran
João Pedro Silva, University of Porto, Portugal
Alessandro de Sire, University of Catanzaro "Magna Graecia", Catanzaro, Italy
Aslak Steinsbekk, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Andrew Sturrock, University of Sunderland, United Kingdom
Magdalena Szaflarski, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States
Ker-Kan Tan, National University Singapore, Singapore
Khin Thet Wai, Department of Medical Research, Myanmar
Caroline Thompson, San Diego State University, United States
Ghasem (Sam) Toloo, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Anete Trajman, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Welmoed van Deen, Cedars-Sinai Health System, United States
Dawn-Marie Walker, University of Southampton, United Kingdom
Yuan Yuan Wang, De Montfort University, United Kingdom
Shiou Liang Wee, Singapore Institute of Technology, Singapore
Anne Wilkinson, Edith Cowan University, Australia
Frank Wong, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan
Charlotte Ytterberg, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Kazeem Yusuff, Qatar University, Qatar
Qianzi Zhang, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
Yvonne Zurynski, Macquarie University, Australia

Healthcare financing and economics
Sayem Ahmed, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Mohammed Alam, Qatar University, Qatar
Nana Anokye, Brunel University, United Kingdom
Armando Arredondo, National Institute of Public Health, Mexico
James Bailey, Providence College, USA
Petra Baji, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary
Christian Brettschneider, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
David Cantarero-Prieto, Universidad de Cantabria, Spain
Salma Chahed, University of Westminster, United Kingdom
Kwun Chuen Gary Chan, University of Washington, United States
Thierry Chaussalet, University of Westminster, United Kingdom
Mingsheng Chen, Nanjing Medical University, China
Tan Ching Siang, KPJ Healthcare University College, Malaysia
Terry Cronan, San Diego State University, United States
Kurubaran Ganasegeran, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Malaysia
Hesam Ghiasvand, University of Exeter, United Kingdom
Anna Glenngard, Lund University, Sweden
Courtney Hughes, Northern Illinois University, United States
Rachael Hunter, University College London, United Kingdom
Saval Khanal, Global Health Initiative, Sankalpa Foundation, Nepal
Ilias Kyriopoulos, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom
Sanjeewa Kularatna, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Shaun Larkin, University of Sydney, Australia
Christine Leopold, Independent Researcher, United States
Ka Keat Lim, King's College London, United Kingdom
Thomas Lung, The George Institute for Global Health, Australia
Błażej Łyszczarz, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland
Ashar Malik, Aga Khan University, Pakistan
Peter May, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Liubove Murauskiene, Vilniaus Universitetas, Lithuania
Justice Nonvignon, University of Ghana, Ghana
Abdullah Pandor, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
Krit Pongpirul, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Adam Raymakers, BC Cancer & Simon Fraser University, Canada
Rosa Rodriguez-Monguio, University of California San Francisco, United States
Abdur Razzaque Sarker, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, Bangladesh
Sameera Senanayake, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Lisa Sharwood, University of Sydney, Australia
Chan Shen, Penn State University, United States
Jonathan Stokes, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Marzena Tambor, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Poland
Apostolos Tsiachristas, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Claudimar Veiga, Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil
Sukumar Vellakkal, BITS Pilani KK Birla Goa Campus, India
Bruno Ventelou, Aix-Marseille University, France
Sabine Vogler, Austrian Public Health Institute, Austria
Zhonghua Wang, Nanjing Medical University, China
Zhongliang Zhou, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China

Healthcare governance and management
Simone Fanelli, University of Parma, Italy
Pietro Ferrara, University of Milan - Bicocca, Italy
Edris Kakemam, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, iran
Minah Kang, Ewha Womans University, Republic Of Korea
Federico Lega, University of Milan, Italy
Zhanming Liang, James Cook University, Australia
Harvy Joy Liwanag, United Nations University, Malaysia
Seyyed Meysam Mousavi, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Federico Rotondo, Universita degli Studi di Sassari, Italy
KM Saif-Ur-Rahman, icddr,b, Bangladesh
Maria Lucia Specchia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy
Mindaugas Stankunas, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania
Milena Vainieri, Sant'Anna Scuola Universiaria Superiore Pisa, Italy
Vahid Yazdi-Feyzabadi, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran

The health workforce
Madhan Balasubramanian, University of Sydney, Australia
Nicole Blay, Western Sydney University, Australia
Sharon Brownie, Griffith University, Australia
Rebecca Feo, Flinders University, Australia
Maria Michela Gianino, University of Torino, Italy
Catherine Henshall, Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom
Sarah Hewko, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
Adrian Loerbroks, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
Allison Squires, New York University, United States
Anusuiya Subramaniam, University of Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Statistical Reviewers
Finian Bannon, Queens University Belfast, UK

Editorial Advisors
James Phillips, Columbia University, USA
Fimka Tozija, Saints Cyril and Methodius University, Macedonia  
Øyvind A. Bjertnæs, Folkehelseinstituttet, Norway
Ding Yew Yoong, Geriatric Education and Research Institute, Singapore
Lennart Reifels, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Kasper Wyss, University of Basel, Switzerland

In Memorium 
Margaret Kelaher, University of Melbourne, Australia