Editorial Board

Editor

Ying Lou, BioMed Central


Section Editors

Epilepsy

Ravindra Kumar Garg, King George Medical University Uttar Pradesh, India

Pain

Marina De Tommaso, Bari Aldo Moro University, Italy

Ke Ma, Xin Hua Hospital, ChinaZhi-Qi Zhao, Fudan University, China

Zhi-Qi Zhao, Fudan University, China

Neurocritical care

Andreas Meisel, charité, Germany

Demyelinating diseases

Francesco Patti, University of Catania, Italy

Tjalf Ziemssen, University Clinic Dresden, Germany

Dementias

Marwan Sabbagh, Banner Sun Health Research Institute, USA

Neuromuscular disorders and peripheral neurology

Jens Schmidt, University of Göttingen

Cerebrovascular disease and stroke

Erwin Stolz, Caritasklinik St. Theresia, University of Saarland, Germany

Szabolcs Szatmari, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Tirgu Mures, Romania

Movement disorders 

Yih-Ru Wu, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Taiwan

Child neurology

Dimitrios Zafeiriou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Neurogenetics

Dai Zhang, Institute of Mental Health, Peking University, China

Neuro-oncology

Ying Mao, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, China

Lingchao Chen, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, China (Deputy Section Editor)

Associate Editors

Cerebrovascular disease and stroke
Aftab Ahmad, NUHS, Singapore
Stavros Apostolakis, University of Birmingham, UK
Marc Babi, University of Florida, USA
Bruno Barroso, Hospital, France
David Brea, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, Spain
James Burke, University of Michigan, USA
Dominique Anne-Michele Cadilhac, Monash University, Australia
Patrícia Canhão, Department of Neurosciences, Hospital Santa Maria; University of Lisbon, Portugal
Andreas Charidimou, Harvard Medical School, USA
Toby Cumming, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Australia
Yi Dong, Fudan University, China
Mar Hernández-Guillamon, Vall d'Hebron Research Institute, Spain
Michael James, Duke University, USA
Peter Kraft, University of Würzburg, Germany
Meng Lee, Chang Gung University and Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Tim Lekic, Loma Linda University, USA
Rayaz A Malik, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
Ran Meng, Shijitan Hospital, The Ninth Clinical Medical College of Beijing University, China
Francisco Perez, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Fabienne Perren, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
Jorge Serrador, Harvard Medical School, USA
Vijay Sharma, National University Hospital, Singapore
Christian Tanislav, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
Denise Taylor, Auckland University of Technology, Health and Rehabilitation Res, New Zealand
Ingrid G.L. van de Port, Revant Rehabilitation Centre, Netherlands
Yilong Wang, China National Clinical Research Center for Neurological Disease, China
Yunyun Xiong, Nanjing University, School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, China
Leonard Yeo, National University Health System, Singapore
Burak Yulug, Istanbul-Medipol University, Turkey

Child neurology
Darius Ebrahimi-Fakhari, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
Thierry A.G.M. Huisman, Division Pediatric Radiology, John Hopkins Hospital, USA
Rod C Scott, University College London, Institute of Child Health, UK
Kai Wang, Anhui Medical University, China
Dimitrios Zafeiriou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Dementias
Simona Capsoni, Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy
Lea Grinberg, UCSF, USA
Qi-Hao Guo, Department of Neurology, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, China
David Irwin, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Jan Kassubek, University of Ulm, Germany
Eneida Mioshi, Neuroscience Research Australia, Australia
Sachin Patil, Widener University, USA
Erik Portelius, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sweden
Catherine Roe, ADRC, USA
Pradeep Thiyyagura, Banner Health System, USA
Zhi-Ying Wu, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
Chunjiu Zhong, Fudan University

Demyelinating diseases
Maria P Amato, University of Florence, Italy
Francesca Bagnato, University of Vanderbilt, USA
Konstantin Balashov, Rutgers- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, USA
Ralph Benedict, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA 
Massimiliano Calabrese, The Multiple Sclerosis Center, University Hospital of Padua, Italy
Giulio Disanto, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK
Jelena Drulovic, Clinical Centre of Serbia, Serbia
Jan Dörr, Charité Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Cristian Falup-Pecurariu, Transylvania University, Romania
Jeroen Geurts, VU Medical Center, Netherlands
Adam Handel, University of Oxford, UK
Dana Horakova, Charles University in Prague ,1st Faculty of Medicine and General University Hospital, Czech Republic
Douglas Jeffery, Cornerstone Health Care, USA
Markus Kipp, RTWH Aachen University, Germany
Stefanie Kuerten, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
Alessandra Lugaresi, University of Bologna, Italy
Silva Markovic-Plese, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Alireza Minagar, Louisiana State University, USA
Francesco Mori, Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
Julia Pakpoor, University of Oxford, UK
Francesco Patti, University of Catania, Italy
Carlo Pozzilli, Sapienza University, Italy
Luca Prosperini, Sapienza University, Italy
Murali Ramanathan, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
Smiljana Ristić, School of Medicine, University of Rijeka, Croatia
Thomas F Scott, Drexel University College of Medicine, USA
Ikuo Tsunoda, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, USA
Hugo Vrenken, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands
Bianca Weinstock-Guttman, SUNY University at Buffalo, USA

Epilepsy
Taoufik Alsaadi, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, United Arab Emirates
Reza Behrouz, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, USA
Meriem Bensalem-Owen, University of Kentucky, USA 
Tobias Engel, Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland
Ravindra Kumar, Garg King George Medical University Uttar Pradesh, India
Aidan Neligan, UCL Institute of Neurology, UK
Stefan Rampp, Epilepsy Center, Germany
Adam Strzelczyk, Philipps-University Marburg, Germany

Movement disorders
Roongroj Bhidayasiri, Chulalongkorn Center of Excellence on Parkinson's Disease & Related Disorders, Thailand
Ivan Bodis-Wollner, State University of NY, Downstate Med Center, USA
Kuo Hsuan Chang, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Cristian Falup-Pecurariu, Transylvania University, Romania
Taku Hatano, Juntendo University, Japan
Ying-Zu Huang, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Chin-Hsien Lin, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Beom S. Jeon, Seoul National University College of Medicine, South Korea
Giacomo Koch, Laboratorio di Neurologia Clinica e Comportamentale, Fondazione, Italy
Albert Ludolph, University of Ulm, Germany
Phillip G Popovich, Ohio State University, USA
Hideyuki Sawada, Utano National Hospital, Japan
Giorgio Scivoletto, Fondazione Santa Lucia, Italy
Douglas Smith, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Fabrizio Stocchi, IRCCS San Raffaele, Italy
Yun-Cheng Wu, Shanghai Jiatong University, China

Neuro-oncology
Hideyuki Kano, UPMC Presbyterian, USA
Thomas Picht, Charité - Universitaetsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Christian Senft, Goethe-University, Germany
Ilya V Ulasov, Swedish Neuroscience Institute, USA
Xiao-Qiang Wang, Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, China
Chunlong Zhong, Shanghai East Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, China

Neurocritical care
Faiz Ahmad, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
Melanie Boly, Université de Liège, Belgium
Liming Li, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, China
Axel Lipp, The Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Francisco Murillo-Cabezas, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío. Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
Richard Rison, Neurology Consultants Medical Group, USA
Jeanne Teitelbaum, Montreal Neurological Institute, Canada
Paul Vespa, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Neurogenetics
Joseph H Callicott, National Institute of Mental Health, USA
Carlos Cruchaga, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Martin B. Delatycki, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
Rejko Krüger, University of Tübingen, Germany
Coro Paisan-Ruiz, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Silvia Paracchini, University of St Andrews, UK
Enza Maria Valente, CSS Mendel Institute, Italy
Shawn Westaway, Oregon Health & Science University, USA

Neuromuscular disorders
Thomas Brannagan, Columbia University, USA
Chiara Briani, Universita di Padova, Italy
Hiroyuki Murai, Depaent of Neurology, Iizuka Hospital, Japan
Goran Rakocevic, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, USA
Jens Reimann, University of Bonn Medical Centre, Germany
Carl D Reimers, Paracelsus-Klinik Bremen, Germany
Ulrike Schara, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
James N. Sleigh, University College London, UK
Georg M. Stettner, University Children's Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Hugh Willison, Southern General Hospital, UK

Pain
Charles Argoff, Albany Medical College, USA
Thorsten Bartsch, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Filippo Brighina, University of Palermo, Italy
Gianluca Coppola, G.B. Bietti Foundation – IRCCS, Italy
Lydia Gimenez-Llort, UAB Barcelona, Spain
Dagny Holle, University Hospital Essen, Germany
Bettina S. Husebø, University of Bergen, Norway
Christian Lampl, Hospital of the Sisters of Charity, Austria
Stefan Lautenbacher, University of Bamberg, Germany
Delphine Magis, University of Liege, Belgium
Manjit Matharu, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UK
Mark Obermann, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
B. Lee Peterlin, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
Peter S Sandor, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Massimiliano Valeriani, Ospedale Bambino Gesu, Italy
Shuu-Jiun Wang, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan 

Editorial Advisors
Ludmila Belayev, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, USA
Marcelo E Bigal, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Andrew Blum, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, USA
Mitchell Brin, Allergan Inc, and University of California, USA
Marinos Dalakas, Department of Neurology, USA
Jean-Francois Demonet, Inserm Unit 825, France
Claudio Gasperini, S Camillo Hospital, Italy
Peter J Goadsby, Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK
W. Allen Hauser, Columbia University, USA
Marie-Cecile Henry-Feugeas, Bichat-Claude Bernard University Hospital, France
Rajendra Kale, BJ Medical College, India
Peter Nigel Leigh, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
Guy McKhann, Columbia University, USA
Massimo Pandolfo, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium 
Victor Patterson, Royal Victoria Hospital, UK
David Robertson, Vanderbilt University, USA
Dennis J Selkoe, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
Arun Taly, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, India
Haluk Topaloglu, Hacettepe Childrens Hospital, Turkey
David J Walsh, Saint Louis University, USA
Wim Weber, University Hospital Maastricht, Netherlands
Masahito Yamada, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Scinece, Japan
Robert Zivadinov, Buffalo Neuroimaging Analysis Center, USA