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Editorial Board

Editor
Piero Lo MonacoBMC Series, Germany

Assistant Editor
Catherine Rice, BMC Series, UK



Senior Editorial Board Members
Jos Aarts, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Smaranda Belciug, University of Craiova, Romania
Mike Conway, University of Utah, USA
Haomin Li, The Children's Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
Mehmet Akif Ozdemir, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Turkey

Editorial Board Members
Samir Abdelrahman, University of Utah, USA
Aladdin Ayesh, De Montfort University, United Kingdom
Amado Alejandro Baez, Medical College of Georgia/UNPHU, USA
Jose Alberto Benitez-Andrades, University of León, Spain
Jiang Bian, University of Florida, USA
Søren Birkeland, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
Andrew Boyd, University of Illinois, USA
Mathias Brochhausen, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
Petra Povalej Brzan, University of Maribor, Faculty of Medicine, Slovenia
Anna Buczak, Johns Hopkins University, USA
Turgay Celik, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
Mike Conway, University of Utah, USA
Mohammed Reza Daliri, Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran
Guilherme Del Fiol, The University of Utah, USA
Zhaohua Deng, School of Management, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Jingcheng Du, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA
Georg Duftschmid, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Mariusz Duplaga, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Poland
José Luis Fernández-Alemán, University of Murcia, Spain
Jesualdo Tomas Fernandez-Breis, Universidad de Murcia, Spain
Luis Fernandez Luque, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Qatar
Elia Gabarron, University Hospital of North Norway, Norway
Walter Gall, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Matthias Ganzinger, Institute of Medical Informatics, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
Philippe J. Giabbanelli, Furman University, USA
Daniele Giansanti, Instituto Superiore di Sanita, Italy
Bryan Gibson, University of Utah, USA
Yang Gong, University of Texas, USA
Werner Hackl, Medical Informatics and Technology Eduard Wallnoefer- Zentrum, Austria
Motti Haimi, Clalit Helth Services, Technion- Faculty of medicine, University of Haifa- school of Public Health, Israel
Zhe He, Florida State University, USA
Daniel Hier, Missouri University of Science and Technology, USA
Harry Hochheiser, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Wei-Yen Hsu, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan
Lun Hu, Xinjiang Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, People's Republic
Pengwei Hu, Innovation Hub, Merck, China
Ali Idri, University of Mohammed V, Morocco
Rosanne Janssens, KU Leuven, Belgium
Feng Jinchao, Beijing University of Technology, China
Jitendra Jonnagaddala, UNSW Sydney, Australia
Bernard Kamsu Foguem, University of Toulouse, France
Sarinder Kaur, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Umesh Kumar Lilhore, KIET Group of Institutions, NCR, India
Ekaterina Kutafina, Institute of Medical Informatics, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen, Germany
Wei Lan, Guangxi University, China
Annie Lau, University of New South Wales, Australia
Nan Liu, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Luca Longo, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland
Vijay Mago, Lakehead University, Canada
Romaric Marcilly, Lille Academic Hospital, France
Zahra Meidani, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Arthur Money, Brunel University London, UK
Tasneem Motiwala, The Ohio State University, USA
Ehsan Nabovati, Kashan University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Amy Nguyen, Macquarie University, Australia
Mizuho Nishio, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Hilary Okagbue, Covenant University, Nigeria
Venet Osmani, Fondazione Bruno Kessler Research Institute, Italy
Mehmet Akif Ozdemir, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Turkey
Chris Paton, University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ
Shobha Phansalkar, USA,
Placide Poba-Nzaou, University of Quebec in Montreal, Canada
Mattia Prosperi, University of Florida, USA
Paul Martin Putora, Kantonspital St Gallen, Switzerland
Luke Rasmussen, Northwestern University, USA
Alejandro Rodriguez Gonzalez, Universidad PolitǸcnica de Madrid, Spain
Lucia Sacchi, University of Pavia, Italy
Monjoy Saha, National Cancer Institute, USA
Tony Sahama, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Abeed Sarker, Emory University, USA
Hanna Seidling, University Hospital Heidelberg, Medizinische Klinik, Germany
Arash Shaban-Nejad, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, USA
Anabela Silva, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Vijendra Singh, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, India
Sarah Slight, Newcastle University, UK
Lina F. Soualmia, Normandie Universités – Université de Rouen Normandie, France
Cord Spreckelsen, Friedrich-Schiller-Universitat Jena, Germany
Gregor Stiglic, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Emily Chia-Yu Su, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
Le Sun, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, China
Joshua Swamidass, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
Alexandre Sztajnberg, State University of Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), Brazil
Orawit Thinnukool, Chiang Mai University, Thailand
Pieter Toussaint, Norwegian University of Science and technology, Norway
Yi-Ju Tseng, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, Taiwan R.O.C.
Sabine van der Veer, Division of Informatics, Imaging and Data Science, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Lex van Velsen, Roessingh Research and Development, Netherlands
Pierangelo Veltri, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Italy
Patrizia Vizza, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Italy
Daniel Walker, Ohio State University, USA
Pete Wegier, Humber River Hospital & the University of Toronto, Canada
Brian Wells, Wake Forest School of Medicine, USA
Honghan Wu, University College London, UK
Lixia Yao, Mayo Clinic, USA
Kassaye Yitbarek Yigzaw, Norwegian Centre for E-health Research, Norway
Ping Yu, University of Wollongong, Australia
Ping Zhang, Ohio State University, USA
Rui Zhang, University of Minnesota, USA
Bo Zhao, Glenfield Hospital, UK

Editorial Advisors
James Cimino, Columbia University, USA
Stefan Darmoni, CHU Rouen, France    
James Till, University of Toronto, Canada
Patrick Waterson, Loughborough University, UK


Statistical Advisors
Werner Adler, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Pietro Cipresso, IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Italy
Henry Potts, University College London, UK
Randi Foraker, Washington University, USA

Annual Journal Metrics

  • Citation Impact
    3.298 - 2-year Impact Factor (2021)
    3.894 - 5-year Impact Factor (2021)
    1.387 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.833 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    Speed
    43 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    88 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only (Median)

    Usage 
    2,056,778 Downloads (2021)
    1,628 Altmetric mentions (2021)

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