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Editorial Team

Editor in Chief

Philip J. Landrigan, MD, MSc, FAAP, Boston College Global Observatory on Planetary Health, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA and Centre Scientifique de Monaco, Monaco, MC


Executive Editor

Professor Jagat Narula, MD, PhD, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston, McGovern Medical School 




Deputy Editor

Kurt Straif, MD, PhD, MPH, Boston College, United States

Roberto G Lucchini, MD, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Florida International University, USA, and Occupational Medicine, University of Brescia, Italy

Professor Thomas C. Chiles, PhD, Boston College, United States


Associate Editors

Professor Nadia Abuelezam, ScD, Boston College, United States

Holly G Atkinson, MD, FACP, City University of New York (CUNY) School of Medicine, United States

Ann Marie Beddoe, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Dr. Agnes Binagwaho, University of Global Health Equity, Rwanda

Dr. Jason Blackard, University of Cincinnati, United States

Daniel Caplivski, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Carlos Espinal, MD, Department of Global Health, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, United States

Dr. Aniekan Jumbo Etokidem, MBBCh, MPH, PGDipMgt, FMCPH, FRSPH, University of Calabar, Nigeria

Luther-King O. Fasehun, MD, MSc, Temple University, United States

Jeffrey Freed, MD, MPH, FACS, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Howard Frumkin, MD, DrPH, University of Washington School of Public Health, United States

Valentin Fuster, MD, PHD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Roger Glass, MD, PhD, Director, Fogarty International Center; NIH Associate Director for International Research, United States

Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, Harvard Medical School, United States

Nils Hennig, MD, PhD, MPH, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Christopher Hughes, MD, MPH, FACS, University of Connecticut Health Center, United States

Professor Mihajlo Michael Jakovljevic, MD, PhD, Hosei University Tokyo, Japan

Craig Katz, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Vanessa Kerry, MD, Harvard Medical School, United States

Srikanth Kondreddy, PhD, Bruyere Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Canada

Dr. Praveen Kumar, School of Social Work Boston College, United States

Amalia Laborde, MD, Faculty of Medicine, University of the Republic, Uruguay

Alexandra Leader, MD, MPH, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Children' Hospital of the King' Daughters, United States

Neal S LeLeiko, MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center, New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children' Hospital, United States

Daniele Mandrioli, MD, Ramazzini Institute, Italy

Keith Martin, MD, PC, Consortium of Universities for GlobalHealth, United States

Michael Merson, MD, Duke University, United States

Iman Nuwayhid, MD, DrPH, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

William Pan, DrPH, MS, MPH, Nicholas School of Environment and Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University Durham, NC, United States

Rupa R. Patel, MD, MPH, Washington University in St. Louis, Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine

Jonathan Patz, MD, MPH, University of Wisconsin, United States

Sanjay Rajagopalan, MD, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, United States

Bryan Ranger, Boston College, United States

Jessica Reyes, PhD, Amherst College, United States

Jonathan A. Ripp, MD, MPH, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States

Michael D Rozier, PhD, Saint Louis University, United States

Mathuros Ruchirawat, PhD, Chulabhorn Research Institute, Thailand

Michail Shafir, MD, MPH, FACS, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, United States

Peter Sly, AO, MBBS, MD, DSc, FRACP, FAHMS, FERS, FThorSoc, FAPSR, ATSF, University of Queensland, Australia

Rodney Smith, PhD, University of Minnesota, United States

Morando Soffriti, MD, Ramazzini Institute, Italy

Renato T Stein, MD, MPH, PhD, Pontifica Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Susanne C. Straif-Bourgeois, PhD, MPH, MS, LSU Health Sciences Center - School of Public Health

Dr. William A. Suk, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, United States

Inoka Suraweera, MBBS, MSc, MD, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka

Ken Takahashi, MD, PhD, MPH, Asbestos Diseases Research Institute, Australia

Brittney van de Water, PhD, RN, APRN, Boston College, United States

Rajesh Vedanthan, MD, MPH, New York University School of Medicine, New York, United States

Caradee Yael Wright, PhD, M Social Science in Geography and Environmental Management, South African Medical Research Council, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Linda Zhang, MD, Director, Global Surgery Program Mount Sinai School of Medicine


Managing Editor

Heather Jones-Lawlor, Boston College, United States