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Editor
Maria Zalm, BioMed Central, UK

Section Editors
Onyebuchi A Arah, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Dina Balabanova, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Stefano Bonacina, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Koustuv Dalal, Örebro University, Sweden
Howard Degenholtz, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Hengjin Dong, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
Michael Donnelly, Queen's University Belfast, UK
Marie-Pierre Gagnon, Laval University, Canada
David Hotchkiss, Tulane University, USA
Holly Lanham, University of Texas Health Center at San Antonio, USA
Evelina Pappa, Hellenic Open University, Greece
Milena Pavlova, Maastricht University, Netherlands
Antoni Plasencia, ISGlobal Barcelona Institute for Global Health, Spain
Fabrizio Tediosi, University of Basel, Switzerland
Kaspar Wyss, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Switzerland

Associate Editors
Health policy, reform, governance and law
Rashid Ansumana, Njala University, Sierra Leone
Natasha Azzopardi Muscat, University of Malta, Malta
Francesco Barbabella, Linnaeus University, Sweden
Kayvan Bozorgmehr, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
Fabrizio Carinci, University of Bologna, Italy
John Coveney, Flinders University, Australia
Karen Daniels, Medical Research Council, South Africa
Jane Farmer, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
Roland D. Friele, NIVEL, Netherlands 
Robin Gauld, University of Otago, New Zealand
Christian Gericke, University of Queensland and James Cook University, Australia
Eduardo J. Gómez, King's College London, UK
Martin Gorsky, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Roy Grant, Public Health Research for Effective Policy & Practice, USA
Minah Kang, College of Social Sciences, South Korea
M. Mahmud Khan, University of South Carolina, USA
Nicholas King, McGill University, Canada
Bryan McIntosh, University of Bradford, UK
Jennifer Moore, University of Otago, New Zealand
Emmanuele Pavolini, University of Macerata, Italy
Govin Permanand, WHO Regional Office for Europe, Denmark; and LSE Health, UK
John Romley, University of Southern California, USA
Jennifer Ruger, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Falk Schwendicke, Charité Berlin, Germany
Fatima Suleman, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 
Simon Turner, University College London, UK
Tony Yang, George Mason University, US

Health systems, and services in low and middle income settings
Philip Baba Adongo, University of Ghana, Ghana
Carl Antonio, University of the Philippines, Philippines
John Ele-Ojo Ataguba, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Tran Xuan Bach, Hanoi Medical University, Vietnam
Frank Baiden, Ensign College of Public Health, Ghana
Cecily Banura, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Uganda
David Beran, Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland
Xavier Bosch-Capblanch, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Switzerland
Li-Yin Chien, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Remare Ettarh, Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions, Canada
Abebaw Fekadu, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
Florian Fischer, Bielefeld University, Germany
Kurubaran Ganasegeran, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Malaysia
Fernand Aimé Guédou, Dispensaire des Infections Sexuellement Transmissibles (DIST), Benin
Piya Hanvoravongchai, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand 
Peter S. Hill, University of Queensland, Australia
Nicole Huang, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
Deus S. Ishengoma, National Institute for Medical Research - Tanga Research Centre, Tanzania 
Shazia Jamshed, International Islamic University, Malaysia
Hyacinth Ichoku, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
Gitau Mburu, Lancaster University, UK
Wanjiku Ciku Mathenge, Rwanda International Institute of Ophthalmology, Rwanda
Prem Mony, St. John's Medical College & Research Institute, India
Anh Ngo, University of Virginia, USA
Friday E Okonofua, University of Benin, Nigeria
Obinna Onwujekwe, University of Nigeria, Nigeria
James Phillips, Columbia University, USA
Ari Probandari, Sebelas Maret University, Indonesia 
Hafiz Rahman, John Hopkins University, USA 
Elizeus Rutebemberwa, Makerere University, Uganda
Iqbal H Shah, Harvard University, USA
Rahul Shidhaye, Public Health Foundation of India, India 
Anete Trajman, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Yafang Tsai, Chung Shan Medical University, Taiwan
Xiaolin Wei, Prince of Wales Hospital, Spain 
Bibilola Oladeji, University of Ibadan, Ibadan
Fern Terris-Prestholt, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Joanna Raven, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK

Healthcare needs and demand
Heather Barry, Queen's University Belfast, UK
Jürgen Barth, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Clara Bermudez-Tamayo, Andalusian School of Public Health, Spain
Helen Brooks, University of Liverpool, UK
Barbora de Courten, Monash University, Australia
Gianfranco Damiani, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Italy
Martin N. Ditcher, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, German
Barbara de Courten, Monash University, Australia
Chiara De Waure, University of Perugia, Italy
Sónia Dias, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Michelle DiGiacomo, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Helen Dimaras, University of Toronto, Canada
Michael Evangeli, Royal Holloway University of London, UK
Saeed Farooq, Lady Reading Hospital, Pakistan
Andre Hajek, University Medical Centre Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Danielle Hitch, Deakin University, Australia
Rick Jansen, North Dakota State University, USA
Achala Upendra Jayatilleke, University of Columbo, Sri Lanka
Shanthi Johnson, University of Regina, Canada
Minsoo Jung, Dongduk Women's University, South Korea
Lydia Kapiriri, McMaster University, Canada
Mohammad Karamouzian, University of British Columbia, Canada
Margaret Kelaher, University of Melbourne, Australia 
John Kraemer, Georgetown University, USA
Maria Kristiansen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Sylvie Lambert, McGill University, Canada 
Low Lian Leng, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
Kathryn Lord, University of Bradford, UK
Huabin Luo, East Carolina University, USA
Andrew Moore, University of Bristol, UK
Bronwyn Myers, South African Medical Research Council, South Africa
Adesola Ogunniyi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Songthip Ounpraseuth, UAMS, USA
Salvador Peiro, FISAB/Health Services Research Unit, Spain
Holger H. Pfaff, University of Cologne, Germany
Lennart Reifels, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Torleif Ruud, University of Oslo, Norway
Adam Sav, Australian Catholic University, Australia
Hamid Sharifi, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Kevin Sykes, University of Kansas Medical Center, USA
Nanako Tamiya, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Gilles Wandeler, Bern University Hospital, Switzerland  
Jane West, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Anne Wilkinson, Edith Cowan University, Australia
Jing Xie, Harvard Medical School, USA
Huiqin Yang, University of Exeter, UK
Charlotte Ytterberg, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Organization, structure and delivery of healthcare
Kees Ahaus, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Anders Anell, Lund University, Sweden
Regien Biesma, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Ireland
Siw Carlfjord, Linkoping University, Sweden
Sumedha Chhatre, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Jack Chen, University of New South Wales, Australia
Valorie Crooks, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Andrea Curtis, Monash University, Australia
LukeJohn Day, University of California, USA
Jean-Louis Denis, Université de Montréal, Canada
Emanuele Lettieri, Polytechnic University of Milan, Italy
Deborah A. Fitzsimmons, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
Roberto Forero, University of New South Wales, Australia
Maria Michela Gianino, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
Peter Goodwin, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK 
Alison Hamilton, University of California, USA
Kim Hoffman, Oregon Health and Science University, USA
Anne Hogden, Macquarie University, Australia
Simon Horsburgh, University of Otago, New Zealand
Liaquat Hossain, University of Hong Kong, Japan
Xiang-Yu Hou, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
John Hsu, Harvard Medical School, USA
Monika Kastner, University of Toronto, USA
Saravana Kumar, University of South Australia, Australia
Federico Lega, Bocconi University, Italy
Gholamhossein Mehralian. Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran
David Mohr, VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
Anna Nieboer, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
Dominik Ose, University of Utah, USA
Young-Taek Park, Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service (HIRA), South Korea
Gretchen Piatt, University of Michigan, USA
Bernhard Schaller, University of Oxford, UK
Jennifer Smith-Merry, University of Sydney, Australia
Edwin Tan, Monash University, Australia 
Shahadat Uddin, The University of Sydney, Australia 
Milena Vainieri, Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies, Italy 
Siri Wiig, University of Stavanger, Norway
Ying Xue, University of Rochester School of Nursing, USA 
Mosad Zineldin, Linnaeus University, Sweden

Quality, performance, safety and outcomes
Karina Aase, University of Stavanger, Norway
Mohamad Al-Tannir, King Fahed Medical City, Saudi Arabia 
Vassilis Aletras, University of Macedonia, Greece
Hassan Assareh, Cumberland Hospital, Australia
Nathaniel Bell, University of South Carolina, USA
Enrique Bernal-Delgado, Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Aragón, Spain
Eva Biringer, Helse Fonna Local Health Authority, Norway
Animesh Biswas, Centre for Injury Prevention and Research, Bangladesh (CIPRB), Bangladesh
Oyvind Bjertnaes, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Norway
André Bussières, McGill University, Canada
Martin Emmert, Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany 
Diane Farrar, Bradford Institute for Health Research, UK
Suzanne Fredericks, Ryerson University, Canada
Muhammad Abdul Hadi, De Montfort University, UK
Phillip Hider, University of Otago, New Zealand
Reece Hinchcliff, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Oliver Hirsch, FOM University of Applied Sciences, Germany 
Derek James Hoare, Nottingham University, UK
Louise Hull, King's College London, UK
Hilde Hestad Iversen, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Norway
Kylie Johnstone, University of South Australia, Australia
Grigorios Kotronoulas, University of Glasgow, UK
Meghan Lane-Fall, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Asad Latif Johns, Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
Ling Li, Macquarie University, Australia 
Anne Karin Lindahl, Folkehelseinstituttet, Norway
Valentina Lorenzoni, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy
May Nawal Lutfiyya, University of Minnesota, USA
Tanja Manser, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Stuart McLennan, University of Basel, Switzerland 
Long Chiau Ming, University of Tasmania, Australia
Sandip Mitra, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, UK
Himanshu Negandhi, Public Health Foundation of India, India
Calin Or, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Yannis Pappas, University of Bedfordshire, UK
Stephane Poitras, University of Ottawa, Canada
Mary Jo Pugh, South Texas Veterans Healthcare Center, USA
Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran 
Amanda Terry, University of Western Ontario, Canada 
Fimka Tozija, Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, Macedonia
Robin Urquhart, Dalhousie University, Canada
Martinus van de Laar, Universiteit Twente, Netherlands
Junling Wang, University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy, USA
Shumei Wang, Fudan University, China 
Zhen Wang, Mayo Clinic, USA
Katriina Whitaker, University of Surrey, UK

Utilization, expenditure, economics and financing systems
Federica Angeli, Maastricht University, Netherlands
Minchul Kim, University of Illinois College of Medicine, USA
Nana Kwame Anokye, Brunel University London, UK 
Petra Baji, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary
Regien Biesma, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Ireland
Bijan J. Borah, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, USA
Christian Brettschneider, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
Carlos Campillo-Artero, Serbei de Salut de les Illes Balears, Spain
David Cantarero-Prieto, University of Cantabria, Spain
Salma Chahed, University of Westminster, UK
Kwun Chuen Gary Chan,  University of Washington, USA
Thierry Chaussalet, University of Westminster, UK
Mingsheng Chen, Nanjing Medical University, China 
Terry Cronan, San Diego State University, USA
Manuela De Allegri, Universitat Heiderlberg, Germany
Richard Edlin, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Alexander Geissler, Berlin University of Technology, Germany
Maria Michela Gianino, University of Turin, Italy
Anna Glenngård, Lund University, Sweden
Mingshan Lu, University of Calgary, Canada
Liubove Murauskiene, Vilnius University, Lithuania
Chin Fen Neoh, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia
Justice Nonvignon, University of Ghana, Ghana
Ciaran O'Neill, Queens University Belfast, UK
Abdullah Pandor, University of Sheffield, UK
Subhash Pokhrel, Brunel University, UK
Maarten Postma, University of Groningen, Netherlands
Lisa N Sharwood, University of Sydney, Australia 
Chan Shen, The University of Texas, USA
Tania Stafinski, University of Alberta, Canada
Tetiana Stepurko, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Ukraine 
Marzena Tambor, Jagiellonian University, Poland
Daniel Touchette, University of Illinois, USA 
Apostolos Tsiachristas, University of Oxford, UK
Bruno Ventelou, Aix-Marseille School of Economics, France
Sabine Vogler, WHO, Austria
Brad Wright, University of Iowa College of Public Health, USA
Jean Yoon, Health Economics Resource Center, USA 
Zhongliang Zhou, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China

Editorial Advisors
Ross Bailie, Menzies School of Health Research, Australia
Sean Berenholtz, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA
Paul Brown, University of California, USA
Tracey Bucknall, Deakin University & Alfred Health, Australia
Diana Burgess, Department of Veteran Affairs, USA
Amanda Burls, University of Oxford, UK
Nananda F Col, Maine Medical Center, USA
Angela Coulter, University of Oxford, UK
Peter Davey, University of Dundee, UK
Tom Delbanco, Harvard Medical School, USA
Yew Ding Tan, Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
Simon Dixon, University of Sheffield, UK
Mark Dobrow, University of Toronto, Canada
Pierre Durieux, Faculté de médecine René Descartes, France
Glyn Elwyn, Cardiff University, UK
William Encinosa, AHRQ, USA
David Fitzmaurice, University of Birmingham, UK
Steffen Flessa, University of Greifswald, Germany
Jay Ford, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Jeffrey Fuller, Flinders University, Australia
Paul Garner, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
William Ghali, University of Calgary, Canada
Laurent Glance, University of Rochester School of Medicine, USA
Trisha Greenhalgh, Queen Mary University of London, UK
Peter Groenewegen, NIVEL - Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Netherlands
Janet Hiller, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
Soren Holm, Cardiff University, UK
Margaret Holmes-Rovner, Michigan State University, USA
Karina Kielmann, Queen Margaret University, UK
Amy Kilbourne, University of Michigan, USA
Gabriel Leung, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Gordon G Liu, Department of Health Economics and management, Peking University, China
Helle Terkildsen, Maindal University of Aarhus, Denmark
Jonathan Mant, University of Cambridge, UK
Carl May, University of Southampton, UK
Diane McIntyre, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Barbara McPake, Queen Margaret University, UK
Jane Mills, James Cook University, Australia
Ruairidh Milne, University of Southampton, UK
Vincent Mor, Brown University, USA
Madhu K Natarajan, McMaster University, Canada
Carlo A Perucci, Local Health Authority Roma E, Italy
Stavros Petrou, University of Warwick, UK
Jany Rademakers, NIVEL - Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Netherlands
Denise Razzouk, UNIFESP, Brazil
Bernd Rechel, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
Frances Roberts, University of Bristol, UK
James Rohrer, Mayo Clinic, USA
Sara Shaw, Queen Mary University of London, UK
Paul Shekelle, RAND Corporation, USA
Roy L Soiza, University of Aberdeen, UK
Steve Soumerai, Harvard Medical School, USA
Joanne Spetz, University of California, USA
Freddie Ssengooba, Makerere University School of Public Health, Uganda
Ken Stein, Peninsula Medical School, UK
Frank M Sullivan, University of Dundee, UK
Tessa Tan-Torres, Edejer WHO, Switzerland
Alan Tennant, University of Leeds, UK
Linda Tsan, Department of Veterans Affairs Central Office, USA
Jean-Pierre Unger, Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Belgium
Ross Upshur, University of Toronto, Canada
Nadine Wathen, Western University, Canada
Claus Wendt, University of Siegen, Germany
Gert P Westert, Radboud University, Netherlands
Clare Wilkinson, Cardiff University, UK
Sue Wilson, University of Birmingham, UK

Statistical Advisors
Alex Bottle, Imperial College London, UK
Bendix Cartensen, Steno Diabetes Center, Denmark
Kwun Chuen Gary Chan,  University of Washington, USA
Thierry Chaussalet, University of Westminster, UK
Charlie Goldsmith, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Jagdish Khubchandani, Ball State University, USA
Malinee Laopaiboon, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Jeremy Miles, RAND Corporation, USA
Rahim Moineddin, University of Ontario, Canada
Rumana Omar, University College London, UK
Henry Potts, University College London, UK
David Sibbritt, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Joanne Spetz, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Anthony Staines, Dublin City University, Ireland
Elizabeth Svensson, Orebro Universitet, Sweden