Section Editors

Section Board for 'Global and Public Health' (20)

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Prof. Dr. Kelly McQueen
Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Wisconsin Madison/ UW Health, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792-3272, USA
Interests: global health; global surgery; global anesthesia crisis; humanitarian aid; disaster relief; public health
Dr. Rachel Neff Greenley
Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
Interests: emerging adults; adolescents; adherence; self-management
Dr. George Antonogeorgos
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Health Sciences and Education, Harokopio University, 70 Eleftheriou Venizelou (Thiseos) Ave. Kallithea, 176 71 Athens, Greece
Interests: childhood obesity; epidemiology; chronic diseases in childhood; research methodologies; structural equation modeling
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Dr. Maria Oliva-Hemker
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Interests: inflammatory bowel diseases, functional gastrointestinal disorders, nutritional disorders, intestinal microbiome
Prof. Dr. Mark A. Gottlieb
Public Health Advocacy Institute, Northeastern Unviersity School of Law, 360 Huntington Av. #117CU, Boston, MA 02115-5005, USA
Interests: tobacco use and prevention; nicotine; childhood obesity; cannabis use and prevention; youth marketing; gambling prevention; tanning behaviors; regulation; litigation; health communications
Dr. Niko Kaciroti
1. Department of Pediatrics, Medical School University of Michigan, MI 48109, USA
2. Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, MI 48109, USA
Interests: pediatrics; the effect of iron deficiency on brain, behavior and development; obesity; managing chronic disease; Biostatistics; clinical trials; missing-data; longitudinal data; Bayesian analysis; application of statistics
Dr. Mark A. Connelly
Children's Mercy Hospital, Division of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
Interests: pediatric psychology; pain; migraine and headache; digital health; health psychology/behavioral medicine; nonpharmacological therapies; adjustment to chronic illness
Prof. Dr. Niels Wedderkopp

Department of Regional Health, University of Southern Denmark, 5000 Odense, Denmark
Interests: childhood health; fitness; obesity; sport medicine; clinical decision making; orthopedic surgery; musculoskeletal injuries; musculoskeletal disorders; injury risk; sport injury prevention; CHAMPS Study-DK
Prof. Dr. Staffan Janson
1. Department of Public Health, Karlstad University, 65188 Karlstad, Sweden
2. Department of Women´s and Children´s Health, Uppsala University, 75237 Uppsala, Sweden
Interests: child safety; child abuse
Dr. Michele Maddux
1. Division of Developmental and Behavioral Sciences, Children’s Mercy Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
2. Department of Pediatrics, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
Interests: biopsychosocial care in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease; transition from pediatric to adult care models; adherence monitoring and intervention
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Dr. Elena J. Ladas
Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/ Stem Cell Transplant, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
Interests: pediatric oncology; integrative therapy for child with cancer; complementary and alternative therapies; nutrition; pediatric obesity
Prof. Dr. Rhodri S. Lloyd
Youth Physical Development Centre, Cardiff School of Sport and Health Sciences, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff CF5 2YB, UK
Interests: paediatric exercise science; growth and development; paediatric sports injuries; adaptations to neuromuscular training; motor skill development
Prof. Dr. Roy McConkey
Institute of Nursing and Health Research, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey BT37 0QB, UK
Interests: intellectual and developmental disabilities; family; community based supports; innovative services; social inclusion; public attitudes
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Dr. Jason Gilliland
Human Environments Analysis Laboratory, Department of Geography, Western University, 1151 Richmond St, London, ON N6A 3K7, Canada
Interests: children’s health; children’s geographies; built environment; social environment; nature; health behaviours; mental health; well-being
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Prof. Dr. Steven M. Donn
Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Interests: High-technology respiratory support; meconium aspiration syndrome; hypothermic brain cooling for hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy
Dr. Katja Joronen
Faculty of Social Sciences, Health Sciences, Tampere University, 33014 Tampere, Finland
Interests: health promotion of children and young people; pediatric nursing; subjective health and well-being of children and adolescents; integrated services of children and young people
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Dr. Daniele Trevisanuto
Department of Woman’s and Child’s Health, University of Padova, 35128 Padova, Italy
Interests: neonatal resuscitation; education; maternal and neonatal care in low-resource countries; neonatal airway management; neonatal transport
Dr. Dora Isabel Fialho Pereira
Deptment of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Madeira, Campus da Penteada, 9020-105 Funchal, Portugal
Interests: parenting assessment; child protection; systemic intervention; parenting capacity; parenting skills; mental health
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Dr. Carin Andrén Aronsson
Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, 21428 Malmö, Sweden
Interests: celiac disease; type 1 diabetes; diet; nutrition; physical activity
Prof. Dr. Zoe Knowles
Physical Activity Exchange, Department of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool L3 2EX, UK
Interests: qualitative research; psycho-social evaluation of elite sport and physical activity interventions for children and young people; natural play; public engagement
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