Editorial Team

  • RODRIGO BOLANOS, Researh Unit, Institute of Ophthalmology, Conde de Valenciana, Foundation, Mexico. Institute of Biotechnology and Neuroscience, Universidad Panamericana, Mexico City, Mexico, Mexico
  • Wen Zhang, Georgia State University, United States
  • Dr. Yani Zou, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University (h-index is google scholar is 30), United States
  • Dr. Samiran Bisai, Society for Applied Studies University, Kolkata (h-inde in google scholar is 8), India

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Name: Dr. Alain L Fymat (United States of America)

Educational Qualification: BA, BS, MA, MS, PhD

Designation: President/CEO and Professor at the International Institute of Medicine and Science, Inc.

Department: JOGWH

University: International Institute of Medicine and Science, Inc.

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Interface between science and medicine, particularly nanomedicine, nanobiotechnology, cancer/oncology, molecular/personal/precision medicine, human genetics/ epigenetics/ ecogenetics, neurodegenerative diseases, and pharmacogenomics, nanotechnology and cancer, nanochemotherapy, nanoneurology, natural and synthetic immunotherapy, drug delivery across the brain protective barriers, and neurodegenerative disorders (epilepsy, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases).

Biography: Dr. Alain L Fymat is a medical-physical scientist and an educator. He is the current President/CEO and Professor at the International Institute of Medicine and Science with a previous appointment as Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and Professor at the Weil Institute of Critical Care Medicine. He was educated at the University of Paris-Sorbonne and the University of California at Los Angeles. He was formerly Professor of Radiology, Radiological Sciences, Radiation Medicine (Oncology), Critical Care Medicine, and Physics at several U.S. and European Universities. Previously, he was Deputy Director (Western Region) of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration (Office of Research Oversight), and Director of the Magnetic Resonance Imaging Center and for a time Acting Chair of Radiology at its Loma Linda, California Medical Center. He has extensively published (~ 425 publications including patents, books & monographs, book chapters, refereed articles). As invited/keynote speaker and member of organizing committees of international congresses and symposia, he has lectured extensively across the USA, Canada, Europe, Africa and Asia. He has been the recipient of numerous research grants from government, academia and private industry, and has consulted extensively with these entities. He is a Board member of several institutions and Health Advisor of the American Heart & Stroke Association (Coachella Valley Division, California). He is Editor-in-Chief, Honorable Editor or Editor of 35 medical-scientific Journals. He published more than 37 articles in different journals.

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Name: Dr. Ilias A. Grammatikopoulos (Greece)

Educational Qualification: MD, MPH, PhDc

Designation: Consultant Psychiatrist in Primary Health Care Center, Veria, Greece 

Department: Social Medicine and Mental Health

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: common mental disorders especially in primary care, determinants of mental health, suicidality, costeffectiveness of mental health services, evidence-based mental health and mental health policy.

Biography: Dr. Grammatikopoulos served previously as a Special Advisor in the Greek Ministry of Health and Social Solidarity, General Secretary of Mental Health and Social Welfare, Athens (2008). His was responsible for: audit, assessment, development and evidence-based proposals of all the strategic mental health policies; management, implementation, monitoring, liaison and audit of the Mental Health Directorate and the Special Administration Service of the Operational Programme of Health & Welfare. In 2009 was appointed member of the Greek Ministry of Health Committees for the Administrative, Economic and Scientific Supervision of the epidemiological studies in mental health for adolescents, children and adults. Since September 2012 was appointed a board member of a Special Committee for the Administrative and Financial Audit of Mental Health Units from the Health Minister. He was also contributed as an external assessor in the on-going evaluation of the implementation of the National Action Plan “Psychargos C 2011-2015”, under the auspices of the Ministry of Health (this project was assigned in a team cooperation of the Maudsley International, Kind’s College of London and CMT Prooptiki). He has coauthored more than 100 papers delivered to congresses and some of them are published in international journals such as the LANCET, Annals of General Psychiatry, BMC Family Practice, BMC Psychiatry and Journal of Nursing Management. He authored or co-authored a number of book chapters and editing the notes for the postgraduate course “Research Methodology” of the Master of Public Health and Health Care Management. He was also the Editor of the Greek translation under permission by Jané-Llopis E. and colleagues, of the primer: “Evidence in Public Mental Health”. His h-index=10 (google scholar) and i10- index=11, while his abstracts have 498 citations (date: 11/2020).

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Name: Dr. Almottesembellah Abdalruhman Gaiz (Australia)

Educational Qualification: Ph.D, Master

Designation: Researcher

Department: School of Medical Science, Griffith University,

University: Griffith University

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Dr. Almottesembellah Abdalruhman Gaiz's research interest includes Carcinoma, Hematology, Cardiology etc.

Biography: Dr. Almottesembellah Abdalruhman Gaiz is currently working as a researcher at School of Medical Science/Menzies Health Institute of Queensland, Griffith University. As an experience, he had an affiliation of Specialized Medical Doctor as Hematopathologist (Reporter) in National Center of Hematology in Iraq/Baghdad in till 2014 from 2009. He has published number of papers in national and international journals.

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Name: Dr. Muhammad Akram (Pakistan)

Educational Qualification: PhD

Designation: Associate Professor

Department: Department of Eastern Medicine

University: Government College University Faisalabad

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Hyperuricemia, Xanthine oxidase inhibition by some selected medicinal plants, Enzyme Inhibition, Study of traditional system medicine (Indusyunic Medicine) Phytochemistry, and poisonous plants. Bioactivity and phytopharmaceutical evaluation of herb drugs and their natural products, Medicinal plants and Clinical trial, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics.

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Name: Dr. Abdelmonem Awad Mustafa Hegazy (Egypt)

Educational Qualification: Ph.D.

Designation: Professor and Former Chairman, Anatomy and Embryology Department, Zagazig University, Egypt

Department: Anatomy and Embryology

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Basic medical sciences, Anatomy, Embryology, Neonatology, Histology, Histopathology, Infertility, Gynecology, Obstetrics, Genetics and Congenital anomalies.

Biography: Dr. Abdelmonem A. Hegazy is currently working as Professor of Human Anatomy and Embryology Department in Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University (Egypt); as well as he is a Consultant of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility. He did PhD at Zagazig University, Egypt 1999. He is the former chairman of the Anatomy and Embryology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University (Egypt); and Professor in King Saud and Majmaah Universities (KSA) 2009-2013 and Misurata, Faculty of Medicine (Libya) 2000. Dr. Hegazy is also a referee member of scientific research submitted for promotion of professors in Egyptian Universities. Dr. Hegazy participates in a Zagazig University academic, scientific, educational and professional development activities in the fields of medical sciences development, including basic and clinical research, policy implementation, design programs, set coursework plans, curricula, syllabi, scientific conference paneling, as well as designing and delivering a wide scope of continuous professional development programs, including training, strategic planning, research methodology, scientific thesis and dissertation writing; research proposal, medical ethics, organization’s behavior issues, all with emphasis on system and staff development. Dr. Hegazy is a member of Institutional Research Board (IRB) unit, Egyptian Medical Syndicate, Egyptian Society of Anatomy, and Postgraduate and Scientific Research Affairs Committee, Faculty of Medicine. His pool of academics consists of original research articles/books/book chapters in various national and international accredited publishing houses. Dr. Hegazy has plenty of scientific publications and projects with many citations. He has got many national and international honors and awards. Dr. Hegazy has been supervising post graduate students in their thesis works. Dr. Hegazy is the Executive Editor of the Zagazig University Medical Journal & the Chief Editor of Journal of Biology and Biotechnology (JBB). He is also a well-known reviewer/referee/editorial board member in many national/international indexed journals.

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Name: Dr. Rocío Llamas-Ramos (Spain)

Educational Qualification: Ph.D.

Designation: Associate Professor

Department: Nursing and Physiotherapy, University of Salamanca

Email: [email protected]

Experiences: FREMAP Salamanca: From September 29, 2014 - present. Health Center La Alamedilla (Salamanca): From August 8, 2016 to August 12, 2016. Associate Professor of the University of Salamanca: From October 2015 – February 2016. MV GERIATRÍA in Camarzana de Tera (Zamora): From April 29, 2014 – September 26, 2014. BENAVENTE GESTIÓN. S.L. in Benavente: From May 16 – 31, 2014 POLICLÍNICA BENAVENTE-FREMAP in Benavente: From January 2 – November 5, 2013.

Research Interests: Musculoskeletal diseases, Pain, Rehabilitation, Physiotherapy treatments, Health care.

Biography: Rocío Llamas-Ramos is working as an Associate Professor at the University of Salamanca and as a physiotherapist in FREMAP Salamanca. She completed her PhD from the University of Alcalá, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain. She has published several articles in reputed international journals and she collabarates as a reviewer/editorial board member of several journals.

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Name: Dr. Fyson Hanania Kasenga

Educational Qualification: PhD

Designation: Project Manager

Department: Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences

University: Malamulo SDA Hospital Integrated HIV/AIDS Prevention and Family Planning Promotion Project

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Epidemiology and Public Health Sciences

Biography: Dr. Kasenga is a graduate of Tumaini University, Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College, Moshi, Tanzania and Umea University, Sweden. He obtained a Master’s degree in Public Health and a PhD in Public Health and Epidemiology. He has a background in Clinical Medicine and has taken courses at higher diploma levels in Public Health from University of Transkei (UNITRA), Republic of South Africa, and African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF) in Nairobi, Kenya. Kasenga has worked in different places in and outside Malawi, and has held various positions, such as Licensed Medical Officer, HIV/AIDS Programme Officer, HIV/AIDS resource person in the International Department of Diakonhjemmet College, Oslo, Norway. He also managed an Integrated HIV/AIDS Prevention Programme for over 5 years. Besides working as Deputy Vice Chancellor (DVC), Malawi Adventist University, Malamulo Campus, Dr. Kasenga complements the overall vision of putting Malawi Adventist University on a world map as a 'World Class University'. He brings with him his expertise in being a mentor for both local and international students, a peer reviewer for several scientific papers, research with over 8 publications, edited several text books on HIV/AIDS related issues including communicable and non-communicable diseases. Dr. Kasenga has special interest on HIV/AIDS related issues focusing on Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV (PMTCT). Further, he promotes the spirit of openness, transparency and accountability for both faculty and staff.

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Name: Dr. Raashid Hamid (India)

Educational Qualification: MBBS, MS, MCH

Designation: Consultant Surgeon at the Jawaher lal Nehru Memorial Hospital Srinager, India.

Department: Pediatric and Neonatal Surgery

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Hepatobiliary ductal system in children

Biography: Dr. Raashid Hamid is a consultant Surgeon at the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Hospital Srinagar JAMMU & KASMIR INDIA (Certified by the Medical Council OF India). He has completed his post-Graduation in Department of General Surgery at Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar, Kashmir. He Performed several types of general surgeries (appendectomy, cholecystectomy and exploratory laparotomy). He is a Post-doctoral consultant in Department of surgery at JLNM hospital Srinagar.

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Name: Dr. Inés Llamas-Ramos (Spain)

Educational Qualification: Graduate in Physiotherapy, University of Salamanca, Nursing and Physiotherapy School, 2007-2010, Off

Designation: Doctor

Department: Nursing and Physiotherapy

University: University of Salamanca, Spain

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Physiotherapy, Manual Therapy, Cancer, Health, Neurorehabilitation

Biography: Inés Llamas-Ramos completed her PhD from The University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain. Currently she is working in the University of Salamanca as a professor in the Department of Nursing and Physiotherapy and in Primary Care Research Unit of Salamanca (APISAL). She has published several articles about cancer and dry needling in reputed international journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of various medical journals.

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Name: Saira Zahoor Adil Awan (Saudi Arabia)

Educational Qualification: M.Phil

Designation: Lecturer

Department: Biopharmaceutics

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: My academic knowledge in biochemistry expands my knowledge as a biochemist & given my closely studies in biochemistry and excellent capabilities. I have deep interest in experiments and my research interest is mostly in quality checks of medicines as per USP & BP, Clinical Biochemistry and Microbiological activities.

Biography: I am Saira Zahoor from Pakistan. I did my Master of Philosophy degree in Biochemistry from Hazara University Mansehra KPK Pakistan in 2017. I showed my deep interest in multiple disciplines of biochemistry including Clinical Chemistry, DNA Recombinant Technology, Proteins Chemistry, Biochemical Techniques, Genetic Engineering, Advances in Biochemistry, Nutritional Biochemistry , Cell Biology, General Microbiology, Enzymology, Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, Vitamins, Minerals & Hormones, Endocrinology, antimicrobial & chemotherapy, Antimicrobial drugs and chemotherapeutic agents, Medical Microbiology, Fermentation Biotechnology, Haematology, Skills And Research Methodology, pesticides biochemistry, Immunology, Human Physiology, Environmental Biochemistry, Immune Biochemistry, General Genetics, Metabolism, Microbial Techniques, Advances In Microbiology, Cell And Tissue Culture and Nucleic Acid. I did my masters project on “Studies on Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Potential of Metal Complexes & Synthetic Organic Compounds” I worked as an Analyst & Q.A Inspector, Senior Analyst and Microbiologist in Wellborne Pharmachem & Biologicals Hattar Pakistan KPK Pakistan for five years in quality control laboratory and performing different tests of medicines. I resigned from the post of Assistant Quality Control Manager and joined Imam Abdulrehman Bin Faisal University Dammam Saudi Arabia  in 2018 as a Lecturer , I have experience of Handling all analytical and microbiological test and all packaging material test , microbial test including sterility test and LAL test of water and products, preparation of plates, autoclaving and sterilization, Swab test, Finger dab test, Surface culture swab test, Air sampling, Particle count analytical test including assay of raw material including actives inactive pH, loss on drying weighing, dispensing , quality control inspection area monitoring, humidity checking water analytical testing pH, conductivity, Tds, Hardness, Chlorides, Calcium Test, Preparation of Indicators like Phenolpthalein indicator, Bromothymol blue Preparation Of Silver Nitrate in Quality Control laboratory. Most of my job description in pharmaceutical company were included testing of general capsules cephalosporin capsule, tablets dry suspension, cephalosporin injection liquid injection and also monitoring the internal operations and assist microbiology in injectable sections like liquid injection, cephalosporin injection and lyophilized injections. I can perform on different instruments including dissolution, UV spectrophotometer, HPLC, hardness tester, disintegration tester, friabilator, colony counter, autoclave, sterilizer, stability chamber, hot plate magnetic stirrer analytical balance, pH meter, conductivity meter and TDS meter etc. Because of the nature of my project and laboratory training, moreover I have strong technical knowledge and excellent practical handling of all above mentioned operations and equipment needed in testing for research work.

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Name: Dr. Nageswara rao Reddy (India)

Educational Qualification: Ph.D.

Designation: Project Manager at Sannova Analytical Inc, New Jersey, USA.

Department: Pharmacy

University: Berhampur University

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Pharmaceutical Analysis using LC/MS, GC/MS, HPLC, ICP/MS, Nanocapsules, Liposomal, PEG ylated Peptides and Proteins.

Biography: Dr. Nageswara rao Reddy is currently working as Project Manager at Sannova Analytical Inc, New Jersey, USA. He obtained his Ph.D. in Pharmacy from Berhampur University, Orissa, India. Master’s in pharmacy from College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Berhampur, Orissa, India. He has about 14 years of experience in Bioanalytical and Analytical Research & Development (R&D) for Pharmaceuticals and CRO companies. Validated more than 50 generic molecules and performed sample analysis for more than 100 different biostudies under GLP regulations in which most of studies have been submitted to regulatory agencies like FDA-USA, EMA-Europe, and ANVISA-Brazil. He served as a reviewer for several journals, one of the editorial board members for International Journal of Food Science and Biotechnology (IJFSB) and Editor in chief for International Journal of Pharma and Chemical Research. He has over 15 publications in peer reviewed journals in his credit.

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Name: Dr. Mirela Olympia Fagarasan Palmer (USA)

Educational Qualification: PhD

Designation: Professor

Department: Department of Neuropharmacology

University: University of Southern California

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Neuropsychopharmacology, Aging,Alzheimer's Disease, Neurodegeration, Regeneration, Signal Transduction

Biography:

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Name: Dr. Ramendra Pati Pandey (Brazil)

Educational Qualification: PhD

Designation: Research Scientist

Department: Department of Medicine-InCor/HC-FMUSP,

University: University of Sao Paulo

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Immunology and Molecular biology

Biography: FAPESP Post-Doctoral Fellow (from September 2015- till now) at the Department of Medicine-InCor/HC-FMUSP, University of Sao Paulo, School of Medicine, Brazil. Working on New therapies for Chagas disease: Using repurposing of drugs acting on the Cell invasion and Autophagy progression of host cells and Potentiation of drug effect using Biopolymeric nanoparticulate Drug Delivery Systems against Trypanosoma cruzi.

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Name: Dr. Tingzhong Yang

Educational Qualification: MD

Designation: MD

Department: Tobacco Control Center for Research & Director

University: Zhejiang University School of Medicine

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Health behavior and tobacco control

Biography: Prof of Tobacco Control Center for Research & Director, and Prof of Social Medicine , MD Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China. Dr. Yang is a member, the expert group of National Association on Tobacco Control and review committee for science and technology awards of Chinese Preventive Medicine Association, and an external faculty affiliate of Injury Control Research, West Virginal University, U.S. He also was an advisor for the World Health Organization in delivering policy and program on tobacco control to health professions students, and served as an expert in updating CRDs section in the WHO Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of NCDs 2013-2020. His primary academic focus is health behavior, and research interests are in tobacco control, mental stress, and obesity .The Series of projects of “tobacco control advocacy capacity” covered all provinces in China, including more than 80 cities. In recent years he published more than 50 international papers. Several papers were cited by WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic, and other official documents. Core information of “Global Health Professions Student Survey (GHPSS) in Tobacco Control in China “was released by the United Nations.

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Name: Mohammed Mahmood Mohammed

Educational Qualification: PhD in Clinical Pharmacy

Designation: Assistant Professor

Department: Clinical Pharmacy Department (Chairman)

University: Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad

Email: [email protected] or [email protected]

Research Interests: Community pharmacy, Therapeutics, Pharmacoeconomy, Drug monitoring, Hospital pharmacy, Community medicine, Pharmacology, Epidemic diseases & management and Pharmaceutical care.

Biography:

  • Teaching all clinical pharmacy syllabus / more than 16 years
  • Teaching postgraduate clinical pharmacy syllabus
  • Supervision on students graduation projects
  • Supervision on master degree & PhD students
  • Reviewer of many of MSc & PhD thesis
  • Reviewer of many local and international scientific journals
  • Editorial board member of “ Al-Mustansiriyah journal of pharmaceutical sciences (AJPS)”
  • Member in graduation committee of the study of board in clinical pharmacy
  • Academic advisor.
  • 32 published articles inside and outside Iraq (Scientific journals, like Thomson Reutter & Scopus)

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Name: Dr. Kaushal Kishor Prasad

Educational Qualification: MD

Designation: Professor and Chief of Gastroenterology at Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research

Department: Gastroenterology

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: 1. Celiac disease 2. Microscopic colitis 3. EHPVO 4. IBD 5. IBS 6. Alcohol & gut 7. Helicobacter pylori

Biography: Dr. Kaushal Kishor Prasad (KKP) is Professor and Chief of the Division of Gastrointestinal Histopathology in the Department of Superspeciality of Gastroenterology at Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India. KKP has modified the Marsh-Oberhuber classification of celiac disease, developed the grading system of histological lesions in celiac disease; histological scoring and grading system of lesions in ulcerative colitis; coined the term “Follicular esophagitis” for a novel histopathological entity in esophagus" and developed the rice based gluten-free composite flour cookies for celiac disease patients. His main research areas of interest are celiac disease, microscopic colitis, extrahepatic portal vein obstruction and inflammatory bowel disease. KKP is in international editorial board member for more than 60 international journals and reviewer for more than 110 international journals. He has received 32 awards in international and national scientific forums including V R Khanolkar and S R Naik award. KKP has authored 93 papers and has contributed 15 book chapter/ books in the field of Gastroenterology. KKP has published 16 papers on celiac disease in international journals of high repute and 3 articles in national journals. He had completed several research projects and he is member of ICMR expert group to review of research project proposals for extramural grant. Under his guidance 26 students (MD, PhD, MCh & DM) awarded their respective degrees and students has ongoing dissertation work. KKP has visited across the globe (more than 25 countries) to deliver invited lectures and to present scientific papers. He is life member/ member of 20 international and 11 national professional societies and holding key posts in several societies. He is also iconic achiever for “The International Plato Award for Educational Achievement, International Hippocrates Award for Medical Achievement, Da Vinci Diamond–For Inspirational Accomplishment” etc.

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Name: Dr. Abhijit Chakraborty (United States of America)

Educational Qualification: PhD

Designation: Post-Doctoral Research Associate, USA

Department: Cellular and Molecular Biology

Email: [email protected]

Research Interests: Cancer Genetics (Molecular Biology)

Biography: Dr. Abhijit Chakraborty is a Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Cellular and Molecular Biology Division, The Hormel Institute-University of Minnesota, Austin, MN, USA. He received his Ph.D. in Cancer Genetics (Molecular Biology) at West Bengal University of Health Sciences, Kolkata, India and M.Sc in Microbiology at University of North Bengal, West Bengal, India. He worked as Clinical Research Coordinator- Dept. of Clinical Trial, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Research Institute, Kolkata, India and Senior Research Fellow- Dept. of Molecular Biology, Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Research Institute, Kolkata, India.

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