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Editorial Board

Editor

Darren Byrne, BMC

Assistant Editor

Janelle Coore, BMC

Senior Editorial Board Members
Maurizio Acampa, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Italy
Jens Schmidt, University of Gottingen, Germany
Marina De Tommaso, Bari Aldo Maro University, Italy

Editorial Board Members

Cerebrovascular disease and stroke
Ethem Murat Arsava, Hacettepe University, Turkey
Marc Babi, University of Florida, USA
Alessio Baricich, Università del Piemonte Orientale, Italy
Daniel Behme, Otto-von-Guericke-university Magdeburg, Germany
Anna Bersano, Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil
Bert Bosche, University Hospital of Essen, Germany
David Brea, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Adomas Bunevicius, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania
Pedro Castro, Centro Hospitalar Universitário São João, Portugal
Ilaria Casetta, University of Ferrara, Italy
Neeraj Chaudhary, University of Michigan Health System, USA
Yang-Kun Chen, Dongguan People’s Hospital, China
Yi Dong, Fudan University, China
Christoph Gumbinger, Department of Neurology, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
Hege Ihle-Hansen, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Mirjam Heldner, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
Poyin Huang, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
Michael James, Duke University, USA
Jeong-Min Kim, Chung-Ang University Hospital, Korea
Hyun Goo Kang, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Theodoros Karapanayiotides, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Hyung-Min Kwon, Seoul National University, South Korea
Meng Lee, Chang Gung University and Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Tim Lekic, Loma Linda University, USA
Linxin Li, Wolfson Centre for Prevention of Stroke and Dementia, UK
Ran Meng, Capital Medical University, China
Giovanni Merlino, Udine University Hospital, Italy
Santosh Murthy, Weill Cornell Medicine, USA
Thomas Nathaniel, University of South Carolina, USA
Gaurav Nepal, Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine, Nepal
Hipólito Nzwalo, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Algarve, Portugal
Mayowa Owolabi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Kwang-Yeol Park, Chung-Ang University Hospital, Republic of Korea
Francisco Perez, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Fabienne Perren, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
Mario Psychogios, University Medical Center Goettingen, Germany
Timolaos Rizos, University of Heidelberg, Germany
Thiago Luiz de Russo, Federal University of Sao Carlos - UFSCar, Brazil
Apostolos Safouris, Metropolitan Hospital, Pireus, Greece
Vijay K. Sharma, National University of Singapore, Singapore 
Artur Slomka, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń Ludwik Rydygier Collegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz, Poland
Benjamin Tan, National University Health System, Singapore
Luci Teixeira-Salmela, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Min Chien Tu, Tzu Chi University, Taiwan
Ingrid G.L. van de Port, Revant Rehabilitation Centre, Netherlands
Giovanna Viticchi, Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
Victor Volovici, Erasmus MC, Netherlands
Deren Wang, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, China
Yilong Wang, China National Clinical Research Center for Neurological Disease, China
Mohammad Wasay, Aga Khan University Hospital, Pakistan
Yunyun Xiong, Nanjing University, School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, China
Yi Yang, First Hospital of Jilin University, China 
Leonard Yeo, National University Health System, Singapore
Junliang Yuan, Peking University Sixth Hospital, Peking University Institute of Mental Health, China
Burak Yulug, Istanbul-Medipol University, Turkey
Jian Zhang, First affiliated hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, China, People's Republic

Child neurology
Jules Becher, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands 
Lucia Billeci, National Research Council of Italy, Italy
Biswaroop Chakrabarty, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Samson Gwer, Kenyatta University, Kenya
Thierry A.G.M. Huisman, Division Pediatric Radiology, John Hopkins Hospital, USA
Andras Jakab, University Children's Hospital Zurich, Switzerland 
Angelina Kakooza Mwesige, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Uganda
Ilona Kopyta, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland
Samileh Noorbakhs, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Francesco Pisani, University of Parma, Italy
Nicholas Ryan, Deakin University, Australia
Claudia Santoro, Vanvitelli University of Campania, Italy
Yuan Shi, Chongqing Medical University Affiliate Children's Hospital, China
Kai Wang, Anhui Medical University, China
E. Ann Yeh, University of Toronto, Canada

Dementias
Ganesh Babulal, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
George Barreto, University of Limerick, Ireland
Alberto Benussi, University of Brescia, Italy
Simona Capsoni, Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy
Israel Contador, University of Salamanca, Spain
Emma Devenney, University of Sydney, Australia
Lea Grinberg, UCSF, USA 
Dian He, The Affiliated Hospital of Guizhou Medical University, China
Daojun Hong, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, China
Yong Ji, Capital Medical University, China
Kensaku Kasuga, Niigata University, Japan
YoungSoo Kim, Yonsei University, Republic of Korea
Giuseppe Lanza, University of Catania, Italy
Cristian Leyton, The University of Sydney, Australia
Nicolas Nicastro, University of Cambridge, UK
Kenjiro Ono, Showa University, Japan
Maria Paraskevaidi, Imperial College London, UK
Erik Portelius, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sweden
Jesus Poza, University of Valladolid, Spain
Min-Chien Tu, Tzu Chi University, Taiwan
Zhi-Ying Wu, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China

Demyelinating diseases
Harry Alexopoulos, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Pasquale Annunziata, University of Siena, Italy
Francesca Bagnato, University of Vanderbilt, USA
Ralph Benedict, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA 
Massimiliano Calabrese, The Multiple Sclerosis Center, University Hospital of Padua, Italy
Marco Capobianco, University Hospital S. Luigi Gonzaga, Italy
Emanuele D'Amico, University of Catania, Italy
Ondřej Doležal, NHS Scotland, UK
Cristian Falup-Pecurariu, Transylvania University, Romania
Giuseppe Fenu, University of Cagliari, Italy
Diana Ferraro, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Alberto Gajofatto, University of Verona, Italy
Franco Granella, University of Parma, Italy
Adam Handel, University of Oxford, UK
Turhan Kahraman, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Turkey
Markus Kipp, RTWH Aachen University, Germany
Ingo Kleiter, Marianne-Strauss-Klinik, Germany
Stefanie Kuerten, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
Roberta Lanzillo, Federico II University, Italy
Alessandra Lugaresi, University of Bologna, Italy
Ali Manouchehrinia, Karolinska Institutet , Sweden
Silva Markovic-Plese, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Jordi Matias-Guiu, Hospital Clinico San Carlos, Spain 
Jin Nakahara, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
Julia Pakpoor, University of Oxford, UK
Raffaele Palladino, University “Federico II” of Naples, Italy
Maria Petracca, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Francisco Carlos Pérez-Miralles, University and Polytechnic La Fe Hospital, Spain
Marco Pitteri, University of Verona, Italy
Giuseppe Pontillo, University of Naples "Federico II", 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
Claudio Solaro, SODC, Italy
Hugo Vrenken, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands

Epilepsy
Meriem Bensalem-Owen, University of Kentucky, USA 
Laura Canafoglia, Istituto Neurologico C. Besta, Italy
Tobias Engel, Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland
Naoum Issa, University of Chicago, USA
Masako Kinoshita, Utano National Hospital, Japan
Shiyong Liu, Xinqiao Hospital, Army Medical University, China
Aidan Neligan, UCL Institute of Neurology, UK
Stefan Rampp, Epilepsy Center, Germany
Adam Strzelczyk, Philipps-University Marburg, Germany
Alberto Vogrig, Institut NeuroMyoGène (INMG), France

Movement disorders
José Baizabal Carvallo, University of Guanajuato, Mexico
Ivan Bodis-Wollner, State University of NY, Downstate Med Center, USA
Pedro Braga-Neto, Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil
Filippo Camerota, Umberto I University Hospital, Italy
Kuo Hsuan Chang, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Sirio Cocozza, Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University of Naples "Federico II", Italy
Cristoforo Comi, University of Piemonte Orientale, Italy
Cristian Falup-Pecurariu, Transylvania University, Romania
Shinsuke Fujioka, Fukuoka University, Japan
Taku Hatano, Juntendo University, Japan
Ying-Zu Huang, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Roland Dominic Jamora, University of the Philippines Manila, Philippines
Jin-Sun Jun, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Republic of Korea
Koji Kamagata, Juntendo University, Japan
Hiroshi Kataoka, Nara Medical University, Japan
Kyum-Yil Kwon, Soonchunhyang University Seoul Hospital, Korea
Albert Ludolph, University of Ulm, Germany
Jin Sung Park, Seoul National University Hospital, Republic of Korea
Phillip G Popovich, Ohio State University, USA
Carmen Rodriguez-Blazquez, Carlos III Institute of Health, Spain
Hideyuki Sawada, Utano National Hospital, Japan
Vrutangkumar Shah, Oregon Health & Science University, USA
Huifang Shang, Sichuan University, China
Giorgio Scivoletto, Fondazione Santa Lucia, Italy
Fabrizio Stocchi, IRCCS San Raffaele, Italy
Keisuke Suzuki, Dokkyo Medical University, Japan
Gerald Wiest, Department of Neurology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Yun-Cheng Wu, Shanghai Jiatong University, China
Anmu Xie, The Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University, China
Yiqiang Zhan, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Germany

Neuro-oncology
Elena Anghileri, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Italy
Quintino Giorgio D’Alessandris, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario “A. Gemelli” IRCCS, , Italy
Subhas Konar, NIMHANS, India
Gautam Mehta, House Clinic, USA
Valentina Pinzi, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico C. Besta, Italy
Dirk Rades, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Luebeck, Germany
Christian Senft, Goethe-University, Germany
Lorenzo Ugga, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples, Italy
Ilya V Ulasov, Swedish Neuroscience Institute, USA 
Zhang-Yu Zou, Fujian Medical University Union Hospital, China

Neurocritical care
Wilson Farid Abdo, Radboud University Medical Center, Netherlands
Melanie Boly, Université de Liège, Belgium
Matthijs Brouwer, Academic Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Bo Gao, The Affiliated Hospital of Guizhou Medical University, China
Hongjun Li, Capital Medical University, China
Axel Lipp, The Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Richard Rison, Neurology Consultants Medical Group, USA
Nobuo Sanjo, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
Vera Spatenkova, Regional Hospital Liberec, Czech Republic
Chunlong Zhong, Shanghai East Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, China

Neurogenetics
Shigeki Arawaka, Osaka Medical College, Japan
Carlos Cruchaga, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Martin B. Delatycki, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
Alessio Di Fonzo, Fondazione IRCCS Ca'Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Italy
Simon Edvardson, Pediatric Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Israel
Hencher Lee, Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong
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 and peripheral neurology
Elena Abati, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Andreas Argyriou, General Hospital of Patras, Greece
Mamede de Carvalho, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Tai-Heng Chen, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
Jean-Francois Desaphy, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy
Delia Gagliardi, University of Milan, Italy
Francisco Gondim, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Brazil
Tim Hagenacker, University Hospital Essen, Germany 
Chafic Karam, Oregon Health & Science University, USA
Jan Koch, Clinic for Neurology, Germany
Helmar Lehmann, University Hospital of Cologne, Germany
Thomas Meyer, Charite - Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Hiroyuki Murai, Depaent of Neurology, Iizuka Hospital, Japan
Marcus Vinicius Pinto, Mayo Clinic, USA
Jens Reimann, University of Bonn Medical Centre, Germany
Georg M. Stettner, University Children's Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Peter Young, Universitatsklinikum Munster, Germany

Pain
Thorsten Bartsch, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Filippo Brighina, University of Palermo, Italy
Gianluca Coppola, G.B. Bietti Foundation – IRCCS, Italy
Grazia Devigili, Foundation of the Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Italy
Lydia Gimenez-Llort, UAB Barcelona, Spain
Bettina S. Husebø, University of Bergen, Norway
Stefan Lautenbacher, University of Bamberg, Germany
Srdjan Ljubisavljevic, University of Nis, Serbia
Delphine Magis, University of Liege, Belgium
Manjit Matharu, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UK
Nicola Montano, Department of Neuroscience, Neurosurgery Section, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
Salvador Sierra San Nicolas, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Mark Obermann, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany 
Bogdan Pintea, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil Bochum, Germany
Kazumasa Saigoh, Kindai University Hospital, Japan
Peter S Sandor, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Massimiliano Valeriani, Ospedale Bambino Gesu, Italy
Yohannes Woldeamanuel, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
José Biurrun Manresa, Institute for Research and Development in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics (IBB), National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), Argentina

Editorial Advisors
Ludmila Belayev, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, USA
Ravindra Kumar Garg, King George Medical University Uttar Pradesh, India
Ying Mao, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, China
Szabolcs Szatmari, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Tirgu Mures, Romania
Masahito Yamada, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Scinece, Japan

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