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Editorial Board


Editor-in-Chief

P. Marco Fisichella, MD, MBA, FACS
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston VA Healthcare System
Boston, MA

Pediatric Editor

Mark Wulkan, MD
Akron Children’s Hospital
Akron, OH, USA

Associate Editor, JLAST  

Fredrick Brody, MD, FACS, MBA
Chair, Department of Surgery
Washington, D.C.,  Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Professor of Surgery
George Washington University

Videoscopy Editors

Fredrick Brody, MD, FACS, MBA
Chair, Department of Surgery
Washington, D.C.,  Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Professor of Surgery

George Washington University

Matthew S. Clifton, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Managing Editor

Laura Neuberger
Tel:  (443) 567-2533
jlast1@verizon.net 

Editorial Board

Marco E. Allaix, MD, PhD
University of Turin
Turin, Italy


Ciro Andolfi, MD
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Chicago, IL

Kfir Ben-David, MD, FACS
Mount Sinai Cancer Center
Miami Beach, FL

Luigi Bonavina, MD, FACS
University of Milan Medical School
Milan, Italy

L. Michael Brunt, MD
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Timothy M. Farrell, MD, FACS
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC

Luke M. Funk, MD, MPH, FACS
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, WI

Carlos A. Galvani, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Rodrigo González, MD
Cirugía Especializada
Guatemala City, Guatemala

M. Verónica Gorodner, MD
Programa Unidades Bariátricas
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Jacob A. Greenberg, MD
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, WI

Fernando A.M. Herbella, MD, PhD
Federal University of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil

Daniel M. Herron, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Todd C. Igel, MD
Mayo Clinic Florida
Jacksonville, FL

Thomas Jarrett, MD
George Washington University
Washington, DC

Chris Kane, MD
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, CA

Libo Li, MD
Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

Edward Lin, DO, MBA, FACS, AGAF
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Samer G. Mattar, MD
Oregon Health and Sciences University
Portland, OR

Daniela Molena, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Masafumi Nakamura, MD
Kyushu University Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Fukuoka, Japan

Giuseppe Nigri, MD, PhD, FACS, FRCS, FASCRS
Sapienza University of Rome
Rome, Italy

Joaquin Ortega-Serrano, MD
Universidad de Valencia
Valencia, Spain

Marco G. Patti, MD, FACS
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

Patrick R. Reardon, MD
Houston Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX

William O. Richards, MD, FACS
University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Mobile, AL

Basant Kumar Sahoo, MS
Royal Hospital
Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

Bruce D. Schirmer, MD
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA

Christopher Schlachta, MD
Western Ontario University
London, ON, Canada

Anthony Senagore, MD, MBA
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Galveston, TX

Douglas Slakey, MD, FACS
ACMC, Advocate Health Care
Chicago, IL

Mark A. Talamini, MD
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, New York

Masao Tanaka, MD
Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine
Fukuoka, Japan

Sherry M. Wren, MD
Stanford University School of Medicine/VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Palo Alto, CA

Pediatric Editorial Board

International Editors, Pediatrics

Asian Editor
Atsuyuki Yamataka, MD
Juntendo University School of Medicine
Tokyo, Japan
 

Australian Editor
Ralph Cohen, MD
Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia

European Editor
Holger Till, MD, PhD
Medical University of Graz
Graz, Austria 

Latin American Editor
Marcelo Martinez Ferro, MD
JP Garrahan Children’s Hospital
Buenos Aires, Argentina

United Kingdom Editor
Gordon MacKinlay, MD
Royal Hospital for Sick Children
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Editorial Board

Maria Marcela Bailez, MD
Garrahan Children’s Hospital
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Ciro Esposito, MD, PhD
Federico II University of Naples
Naples, Italy

Miguel Guelfand, MD
Hospital de Niños Exequiel González Cortés
Santiago, Chile

Munther Haddad, MD
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
London, United Kingdom

Carroll Harmon, MD, PhD
Women and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

George Holcomb III, MD
Children’s Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

Celeste Hollands, MD
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL

Thomas Inge, MD, PhD
Children's Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO

Saleem Islam, MD
University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL

Tadashi Iwanaka, MD, PhD
Saitama Children’s Medical Center
Saitama, Japan

Timothy Kane, MD
George Washington University School of Medicine
Washington, DC

Yury Kozlov, MD
Pediatric Hospital
Irkutsk, Russia

Marc Levitt, MD
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Columbus, OH

Charles Leys, MD
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, WI

Girolamo Mattioli, MD
IRCCS Istituto G. Gaslini
Genoa, Italy

John Meehan, MD
Children’s Hospital & Regional Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Go Miyano, MD
Juntendo University School of Medicine
Tokyo, Japan

Daniel J. Ostlie, MD
Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Phoenix, AZ

Todd A. Ponsky, MD
Akron Children’s Hospital
Akron, OH

Steven Rothenberg, MD
Rocky Mountain Pediatric Surgery
Denver, CO

Jürgen Schleef, MD
Regina Margherita Children’s Hospital
Turin, Italy

Charles Snyder, MD
Children’s Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

Shawn St. Peter, MD
Children’s Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

Philipp O. Szavay, MD
Children’s Hospital
Lucerne, Switzerland

Benno Ure, MD, PhD
Medical University of Hannover
Hannover, Germany

David van der Zee, MD, PhD
University Medical Center of Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands

C. K. Yeung, MD
Prince of Wales Hospital
Hong Kong

Pediatric Editor Emeritus

Thom E Lobe, MD
Blank Children’s Hospital
Des Moines, IA
 

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