Editorial Board



Dr. Barbara G Melamed

Clinical Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Hawaii
United States of America
Tel: (914)-393-6132

Dr. Barbara G Melamed is Clinical Affiliate Professor of the Department of Psychology at University of Hawaii, USA. She completed her Ph.D. in Major clinical psychology; social and personality development; psychophysiology from University of Wisconsin. She Served on the Research & Grants committees at University of Florida and Case Western Reserve University. She is view full biography...

Dr. Barbara G Melamed is Clinical Affiliate Professor of the Department of Psychology at University of Hawaii, USA. She completed her Ph.D. in Major clinical psychology; social and personality development; psychophysiology from University of Wisconsin. She Served on the Research & Grants committees at University of Florida and Case Western Reserve University. She is the editorial member of many international journals. Her awards include: American Psychological Association Distinguished Research Award in Pediatric Psychology; Fellow Status in American Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research; American Psychological Association President, Division of Health Psychology; Master Lecturer: Health Intervention: Science and Health Collaborations. Phi Beta Kappa, J. Angell Award. National Council of Christians and Jews Brotherhood Award; Research Funding (approx. 5 million dollars in direct costs, not including over $20 million raised in conjunction with my Board of Governor's at AECOM); Continuous from NIH, NIMH, NIDR: and private foundations including the Cleveland Foundation, University of Florida, Gatorade, Small grants, NIMH and Mercy College for Development in Posttraumatic Stress Disorders post 9/11, Preparation of Children and Families for Medical Procedures, Chronic Illness-Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Arthritis. She is a Research Advisor on University of Florida: Grants Management Office. Dr. Barbara G Melamed research interest includes Wide range of clinical and behavioral skills, particularly in surgery preparation, pain disorders, immune disorders. Expertise in delivery of cognitive behavioral, psychophysiological, biofeedback and rehabilitation of patients with pain due to back injuries, illness-related pain.

Dr. Dominique M Durand

Director
Neural Engineering Center
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland
United States of America

Dr. Dominique M Durand is a Director of the Neural Engineering Center at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Ohio, USA. Dominique Durand is an IEEE Fellow, also Fellow of the AIMBE, Institute of Physics and an AAAS fellow. He serves on several editorial boards of peer-reviewed scientific journals and view full biography...

Dr. Dominique M Durand is a Director of the Neural Engineering Center at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland and Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Ohio, USA. Dominique Durand is an IEEE Fellow, also Fellow of the AIMBE, Institute of Physics and an AAAS fellow. He serves on several editorial boards of peer-reviewed scientific journals and he is the editor-in-chief. Dr. Dominique M Durand received an electrical engineering degree from France, M.Sc. degree in Biomedical Engineering from CWRU in Cleveland OH., and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Toronto. Dr. Dominique M Durand research interests includes neural engineering, neurophysiological mechanisms of epilepsy, neuromodulation for the control of epilepsy, neural interfacing with the somatic and autonomic nervous system.

Dr. Alaa A Abd-Elsayed

Medical Director
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Wisconsin
United states of America
Tel: 608-263-8106

Dr. Alaa A Abd-Elsayed is a Medical Director of the Department of Anesthesiology at University of Winconsin, USA. He graduated from Assiut medical school in Egypt in 2000, and joined the faculty at the Department of Public Health and Biostatistics immediately after graduation, got his master degree in 2006. Dr. Elsayed then moved to USA view full biography...

Dr. Alaa A Abd-Elsayed is a Medical Director of the Department of Anesthesiology at University of Winconsin, USA. He graduated from Assiut medical school in Egypt in 2000, and joined the faculty at the Department of Public Health and Biostatistics immediately after graduation, got his master degree in 2006. Dr. Elsayed then moved to USA in 2008 to do a clinical research fellowship at the Anesthesiology Department at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Elsayed then joined the Anesthesiology Department at the University of Cincinnati where he had his Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine training. In 2014 he joined the Anesthesiology Department at the university of Wisconsin-Madison as an assistant professor. During his career he earned several grants, published more than 60 peer reviewed manuscripts and case reports, several editorials and book chapters. He also had more than 70 international and national presentations at conferences, earned more than 15 awards at the state and national levels. He serves as a reviewer and editor for several journals.

Dr. George Perry

Dean and Professor
Biology and Chemistry
College of Sciences
University of Texas, United States of America
Tel: 210-458-4450

Dr. George Perry is a Dean and Professor in the Department of Biology and Chemistry at University of Texas, United States of America. George Perry is a neuroscientist recognized in the field of Alzheimer's disease research particularly for his work in oxidative stress. Dr. Perry has studied at many universities and holds multiple degrees including view full biography...

Dr. George Perry is a Dean and Professor in the Department of Biology and Chemistry at University of Texas, United States of America. George Perry is a neuroscientist recognized in the field of Alzheimer's disease research particularly for his work in oxidative stress. Dr. Perry has studied at many universities and holds multiple degrees including a Bachelor of Arts degree in Zoology from the University of California Santa Barbara and a PhD in Marine Biology from the University of California at San Diego. He is distinguished as one of the top Alzheimer's disease researchers with over 1000 publications, more than 60,000 citations, one of the top 100 most-cited scientists in Neuroscience & Behavior and one of the top 25 scientists in free radical research. Dr. Perry is a Semmes Foundation Distinguished chair in Neurobiology and is an active participant in many other scientific associations. In addition, Perry is an Editor of numerous scientific journals including Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease which he founded in 1998. Today, Perry continues his love for research while working as Dean of the College of Sciences at The University of Texas at San Antonio.

Dr. Dirk M Hermann

Professor
Department of Neurology
University Hospital Essen
Essen
Germany

Dr. Dirk M Hermann is a Professor of the Department of Neurology at University Hospital Essen, Germany. Dr. Hermann completed his M.D at University of Giessen at Physiological Institute in the year 1995, Germany. He worked as Associate Professor in Department of Neurology at University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland. Dr. Dirk M Hermann research interest includes view full biography...

Dr. Dirk M Hermann is a Professor of the Department of Neurology at University Hospital Essen, Germany. Dr. Hermann completed his M.D at University of Giessen at Physiological Institute in the year 1995, Germany. He worked as Associate Professor in Department of Neurology at University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland. Dr. Dirk M Hermann research interest includes Stroke, brain plasticity, neurodegeneration.

Prof. Joseph A Helpern

Professor
Departments of Radiology, Neuroscience and Neurology
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, South Carolina
United States of America

Dr. Joseph A Helpern is Professor and Vice Chairmen for Research in the Department of Radiology and Radiological Science and Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at Medical University of South Carolina, USA. He holds Endowed Chairs in both Brain Imaging and Neurodegenerative Disease Research at the same university. Prior to his current position, Dr. Helpern view full biography...

Dr. Joseph A Helpern is Professor and Vice Chairmen for Research in the Department of Radiology and Radiological Science and Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at Medical University of South Carolina, USA. He holds Endowed Chairs in both Brain Imaging and Neurodegenerative Disease Research at the same university. Prior to his current position, Dr. Helpern was a tenured Professor and Vice Chairman for Research in the Department of Radiology, Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience and Director of the Center for Biomedical Imaging at New York University School of Medicine. He is the recipient of multiple honors and awards including the Excellence in Research Award from the New York State Office of Mental Health (2000), the Distinguished Investigator Award from the Academy of Radiological Research (2012) and the Distinguished Alumni Award from Oakland University (2013). He is also a Fellow of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. Dr. Helpern has served on numerous National Institutes of Health (NIH) committees, has co-authored over 130 journal articles and book chapters and has several patents in the field of MRI. Dr. Joseph A Helpern’s research interests include the area of MRI applications to the study of brain diseases and disorders.

Dr. Tibor Hortobagyi

Head
Department of Neuropathology
Institute of Pathology
University of Debrecen
Hungary

Dr. Tibor Hortobagyi is an academic neuropathologist, head of department and chair at the University of Debrecen, Hungary and president of the Hungarian Neuropathological Society and he is an Associate Professor of the Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King's College London, UK. He completed his Ph. D in the view full biography...

Dr. Tibor Hortobagyi is an academic neuropathologist, head of department and chair at the University of Debrecen, Hungary and president of the Hungarian Neuropathological Society and he is an Associate Professor of the Department of Old Age Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King's College London, UK. He completed his Ph. D in the year 2001 at Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary. Dr. Hortobagyi is author on more than 100 research papers and numerous book chapters, with publications in Science and Nature Neuroscience, and editorial board member of several journals. He is councillor of the European Confederation of Neuropathological Societies (EURO-CNS) and International Society of Neuropathology (ISN). Dr. Hortobagyi is Chairman of the Board of Examiners of the European Neuropathology Exam (EFN) and Advisor at the International Department of the Royal College of Pathologists. Dr. Tibor Hortobagyi research interest includes neurodegeneration, Dementia, Cerebrovascular diseases, Brain tumours.

Dr. Hassaan Tohid

Professor
Department of Behavioral Neurosciences & Psychology
California Institute of Behavioral Neurosciences & Psychology
California
United States of America

Dr. Hassaan Tohid (CASN) is Professor in California Institute of Behavioral Neurosciences & Psychology. Dr. Tohid is a neuroscientist, public speaker, medical professional, researcher, book editor and a published author. He served as a member of American Neuropsychiatric Association and is currently also a Leadership Council member for American Cancer Society. After graduating from Sindh view full biography...

Dr. Hassaan Tohid (CASN) is Professor in California Institute of Behavioral Neurosciences & Psychology. Dr. Tohid is a neuroscientist, public speaker, medical professional, researcher, book editor and a published author. He served as a member of American Neuropsychiatric Association and is currently also a Leadership Council member for American Cancer Society. After graduating from Sindh Medical College, Karachi (Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan) as a medical doctor. He then moved to the US and started his career as a researcher in neurology & psychiatry. He had been affiliated with prestigious institutions like Napa State Hospital, UCLA & the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) and still serves as a visiting neuroscientist at the Center of Mind & Brain (UC Davis). He is also involved in various research projects nationally and internationally in the countries like Australia and England.

Dr. Robert C Bransfield

Associate Clinical Professor
Rutgers- RWJ School of Medicine
New Jersey
United States of America
Tel: 732-741-3263

Dr. Robert C. Bransfield, MD, DLFAPA is in the private practice of psychiatry in Red Bank, NJ, an Associate Clinical Professor at Rutgers-RWJ School of Medicine and Past President of the New Jersey Psychiatric Association, the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society and the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Educational Foundation. Dr. Bransfield is board view full biography...

Dr. Robert C. Bransfield, MD, DLFAPA is in the private practice of psychiatry in Red Bank, NJ, an Associate Clinical Professor at Rutgers-RWJ School of Medicine and Past President of the New Jersey Psychiatric Association, the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society and the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Educational Foundation. Dr. Bransfield is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is a Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He earned his medical degree from the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC and completed a residency in psychiatry at Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital. Dr. Bransfield has an interest in healthcare policy and the association between infections, psychoimmunology and mental illness. He has authored a number of publications in peer-reviewed literature, other medical publications, and books; has presented at numerous medical conferences, both nationally and internationally, including the American Psychiatric Association Annual Convention and has appeared on network and regional television and radio.

Dr. James (Hong-Long)

Associate Professor
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler (UTHSCT)
United States of America
Tel: 903-877-7418

Dr. James (Hong-Long) is an Associate professor in Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, USA and Director at Physiological Laboratory, Senior Scientist in Texas Lung Injury Institute. Dr. James received several honors and awards like Travel Travel Award and Invited Speaker-FASEB Summer Conference; Travel Award and view full biography...

Dr. James (Hong-Long) is an Associate professor in Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, USA and Director at Physiological Laboratory, Senior Scientist in Texas Lung Injury Institute. Dr. James received several honors and awards like Travel Travel Award and Invited Speaker-FASEB Summer Conference; Travel Award and Honored Speaker, International Symposium of Environment and Health; Award of Liaoning 1000 Talent Faculty Project, etc. His scientific contribution mainly on Fibrinolysins regulate alveolar fluid clearance, Characterization of novel ENaC in human lungs, Newly identified mechanisms for nucleotides to regulate ENaC activity, ENaC-mediated fluid balance in diseased lungs, Critical functional domains in ENaC sub units. Dr. James (Hong-Long) research interest includes Regulation of epithelial salt and fluid transport in the airways, the lungs, and kidney Scnn1 genes in cancer, acute lung injury, ARDS, and COPD.

Dr. Eloisa Gitto

Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Messina
Italy
Tel: +390902213100

Dr. Eloisa Gitto is Professor of Pediatrics at University of Messina, Italy. Eloisa is the Director of the Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of the University Hospital of Messina, Italy. She received her medical degree at the University of Messina, Italy and her research training's at the UT Health Science Center of San Antonio, view full biography...

Dr. Eloisa Gitto is Professor of Pediatrics at University of Messina, Italy. Eloisa is the Director of the Neonatal and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of the University Hospital of Messina, Italy. She received her medical degree at the University of Messina, Italy and her research training's at the UT Health Science Center of San Antonio, Texas, and at the University of Chicago, USA. In addition to research, Dr Eloisa teaches Pediatrics and Intensive Care Medicine to medical students and postgraduate pediatric fellows. Dr Eloisa research interests includes in area of oxidative stress, mainly in studying the effects of antioxidant melatonin in many neonatal diseases, in the area of neonatal and pediatric intensive care, with particular interest to ventilation strategies.

Dr. Robert B Perna

Neuropsychologist
Texas Institute of Rehabilitation Research
Houston, Texas
United States of America
Tel: 706-750-2572

Dr. Robert B Perna is a board certified pediatric and adult Neuropsychologist and a graduate school trained nurse and works at Texas Institute of Rehabilitation Research in Houston Texas, USA. He has worked in neurorehabilitation for the past 20 years. He worked as a Associate Professor of Neuroscience in Occupational Therapy Program at University of view full biography...

Dr. Robert B Perna is a board certified pediatric and adult Neuropsychologist and a graduate school trained nurse and works at Texas Institute of Rehabilitation Research in Houston Texas, USA. He has worked in neurorehabilitation for the past 20 years. He worked as a Associate Professor of Neuroscience in Occupational Therapy Program at University of Southern Maine in the year 2009. Dr. Perna has published clinical research on the following topics: brain injury throughout the lifespan, developmental delays, gestational exposure to anesthetics and other drugs, perinatal cyanosis, the developmental effects of child maltreatment, psychopharmacology, types of neuroplasticity, and effort testing with children. Dr. Robert B Perna enjoys helping patients and other researchers present their best work and further our understanding of developmental and clinical neuroscience.

Dr. Nidal Kamel

Associate Professor
Technical University of PETRONAS
Perak
Malaysia
Tel: +60-126615107

Dr. Nidal Kamel is an Associate Professor at Technical University of PETRONAS, Perak, Malaysia. DR. Nidal Kamel received the PhD degree (Hons) from the Technical University of Gdansk, Poland, in 1993. Since 1993 he has been involved in research projects related to estimation theory, noise reduction, optimal filtering, and pattern recognition. He developed SNR estimation view full biography...

Dr. Nidal Kamel is an Associate Professor at Technical University of PETRONAS, Perak, Malaysia. DR. Nidal Kamel received the PhD degree (Hons) from the Technical University of Gdansk, Poland, in 1993. Since 1993 he has been involved in research projects related to estimation theory, noise reduction, optimal filtering, and pattern recognition. He developed SNR estimation for antenna diversity combining,single-trial subspace-based technique for ERP extraction from brain background noise, time-constraints optimization technique for speckle noise reduction in SAR images, and introduced data glove for online signature verification. Dr. Nidal Kamel research interest includes mainly in EEG signal processing for localization of brain sources, assessment of cognitive and visual distraction, Neuro feedback, learning and memory recall, in addition to fMRI- EEG data fusion. He is the editor of EEG/ERP Analysis: Methods and Applications, CRC Press, NY, 2015. He is IEEE senior member.

Dr. Khue Vu Nguyen

Scientist
Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics
University of California
San Diego, United States of America
Tel: 760-481-4520

Dr. Khue Vu Nguyen is currently Full Project Scientist in the Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, California, USA. He has studied at University Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France: B.S. in Biochemistry, M.S. in Molecular Biology, Ph.D. in Macromolecular Physical Chemistry, Ph.D. in Physical Sciences (Doctorat d'Etat view full biography...

Dr. Khue Vu Nguyen is currently Full Project Scientist in the Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, California, USA. He has studied at University Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France: B.S. in Biochemistry, M.S. in Molecular Biology, Ph.D. in Macromolecular Physical Chemistry, Ph.D. in Physical Sciences (Doctorat d'Etat es Sciences Physiques). Dr. Nguyen has worked as Scientist in different French and U.S. Research Institutions and Companies. He is author and co-author of numerous publications and holder of many patents. Dr. Nguyen is listed in Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in America, etc. He is member of different academic organizations such as American Society for Microbiology, American Chemical Society. Dr. Nguyen is invited reviewer and editorial board of different scientific journals. He is Scientist Reviewer for grant proposals of the Metabolic Disease Two (MB-2) of the Peer Review Medical Research Program (PRMRP) for the U.S. Department of Defense Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP). Dr. Khue Vu Nguyen Current research interest includes genetic diseases, neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative disorders, and cancer.

Dr. Denis Gris

Associate Professor
Department of Paediatrics
University of Sherbrooke
Quebec
Canada

Dr. Denis Gris is an Associate Professor of the Department of Paediatrics and Head of neuroimmunology laboratory in the University of Sherbrooke, Canada. He received his Ph.D in Neuroscience at University of Western Ontario in 2007. He graduated from University of Western Ontario from Dr. Weaver’s laboratory where he studied inflammation after spinal cord injury. view full biography...

Dr. Denis Gris is an Associate Professor of the Department of Paediatrics and Head of neuroimmunology laboratory in the University of Sherbrooke, Canada. He received his Ph.D in Neuroscience at University of Western Ontario in 2007. He graduated from University of Western Ontario from Dr. Weaver’s laboratory where he studied inflammation after spinal cord injury. Dr. Gris moved to pursue his postdoctoral studies with Dr. Ting at university of North Carolina at Chapel Hills NC USA where he began to investigate role of NOD-like receptors in neurodegeneration. Dr. Denis Gris main interest is to discover novel anti-inflammatory pathways within the central nervous system and use this knowledge to design therapies for neurological diseases including multiple sclerosis amyotrophic lateral sclerosis autism and epilepsy.

Dr. Dinesh Singh

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Tulane University School Of Medicine, Louisiana
United States of America
Tel: 504-988-2339

Dr. Dinesh Singh is an Associate Professor of the Department of Pediatrics at Tulane University School Of Medicine, Louisiana, USA. Dr. Singh completed his M.B.B.S from Osmania Medical College, India. Dr. Dinesh Singh have membership in Member of European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC) since the year 2015 and Member of Athens view full biography...

Dr. Dinesh Singh is an Associate Professor of the Department of Pediatrics at Tulane University School Of Medicine, Louisiana, USA. Dr. Singh completed his M.B.B.S from Osmania Medical College, India. Dr. Dinesh Singh have membership in Member of European Society of Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care (ESPNIC) since the year 2015 and Member of Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) since 2016. Dr. Dinesh Singh research interest includes Diabetes Mellitus, Acute Kidney Injury, Cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Dr. Leandro Fernandes Malloy Diniz

Adjunct Professor
Psychiatry Department
Feferal University Of Minas Gerais
Brazil
Tel: 55-31-86071986

Dr. Leandro Fernandes Malloy Diniz is an Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry Department at Feferal University Of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Dr. Leandro Fernandes recieved his Ms in Psychology at Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil in 2002 and Ph.D. in Pharmacology and Molecular Biochemistry at Federal University of Minas Gerais in 2008. He is the president view full biography...

Dr. Leandro Fernandes Malloy Diniz is an Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry Department at Feferal University Of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Dr. Leandro Fernandes recieved his Ms in Psychology at Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil in 2002 and Ph.D. in Pharmacology and Molecular Biochemistry at Federal University of Minas Gerais in 2008. He is the president of the Brazilian Neuropsychology Society since the year of 2011. Dr. Leandro Fernandes Malloy Diniz research interests includes Development of Executive Functions, Decision-Making and Impulse control throughout lifespan. He has particular interest in the field of molecular basis of Executive Functions both in normal and psychiatric diseases. Dr. Leandro Fernandes also made researches concerning the adaptation of neuropsychological tests and psychiatric symptoms scales to Brazilian context.