Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease — Journal Editorial Board

Editors (2)

Assoc. Prof. John Frean
Parasitology Reference Laboratory, Centre for Emerging Zoonotic and Parasitic Diseases, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Interests: parasitic and zoonotic infections; travel and tropical medicine
Prof. Dr. Peter A. Leggat
Deputy Editor-in-Chief
College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, Division of Tropical Health and Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville Qld 4811, Australia
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Interests: neglected tropical diseases; lymphatic filariasis; dengue; malaria; occupational health; travel medicine; emerging public health threats
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals

Editorial Board Members (29)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alessandro Bartoloni
Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Florence, Tropical and Infectious Diseases Unit, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Largo Brambilla 3, 50134 Florence, Italy
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Interests: neglected tropical diseases; vector borne diseases; antimicrobial resistance, with special attention to low-income countries
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zeno Bisoffi
1. Center for Tropical Diseases (CTD), Sacro Cuore Hospital, Negrar, Verona, Italy
2. Department of Diagnostics and Public Health, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
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Interests: strongyloidiasis; clinical research on malaria and other tropical and parasitic diseases; surveillance of imported tropical and infectious diseases; assessment of diagnostic tools in tropical medicine and parasitology; clinical epidemiology and clinical decision-making applied to tropical medicine
Prof. Stuart Blacksell
1. Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Thailand
2. Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, UK
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Interests: scrub typhus; dengue; biosafety; rapid tests; point of care; diagnostics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease: Tropical Laboratory Safety Including Biosafety
Prof. Lucille Blumberg
Medical Consultant, Centre for Emerging and Zoonotic Infections, Head of the Public Health Surveillance and Response Division, Johannesburg, South Africa
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Interests: viral haemorrhagic fevers (VHF); rabies; malaria; travel related infections
Prof. Paul J. Brindley
Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Tropical Medicine and of the Research Center for Neglected Diseases of Poverty, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
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Interests: neglected tropical diseases (NTDs); schistosomiasis; food borne trematodiasis; functional genomics; genome editing; helminth infection associated cancers
Dr. Guido Calleri
Travel Medicine Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Amedeo di Savoia Hospital, Torino, Italy
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Interests: parasitology; malaria; clinical tropical medicine; vector borne diseases; travel medicine
Prof. Francesco Castelli
Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia and Brescia Spedali Civili General Hospital, UNESCO Chair "Training and Empowering human resources for health development in resource-limited countries", Brescia, Italy
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Interests: tropical medicine; migration medicine; imported and travel-related diseases; HIV infection; viral hepatitis; training health personnel in resource-limited areas
Dr. Santanu Chatterjee
Consultant Physician-Travel and Tropical Medicine, Pulse Diagnostics Pvt Ltd, 75 Sarat Bose Road, Kolkata 700026, India
Interests: travellers' diarrhea; host country issues especially impact of travel; travel medicine practice; enteric diseases and malaria epidemiology/chemoprophylaxis
Prof. Archie Clements
Pro Vice Chancellor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University, Australia
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Interests: public health; epidemiology; spatial epidemiology; sustainable interventions; neglected tropical diseases; malaria; emerging infectious diseases
Dr. Albie de Frey
1. Senior Honorary Lecturer, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
2. Medical Director, Worldwide Travel Medical Consultants, Northcliff, Johannesburg, South Africa
3. Director, International Health Management Consultants S.A., Geneva, Switzerland
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Interests: travel health; travel health education; malaria; arboviral disease
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