Editorial Board

Editors

Stephen Enwefa

Southern University
USA View Profile

Research Interest:
Neuroanatomy/Neurophysiology; Research Methods in Communication Disorders; Dysphagia; Praxis Prep and Aphasia

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Stephen Enwefa, Min/Pastoral Leadership is a Professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology, College of Nursing and Allied Health at Southern University A & M College, Baton Rouge, LA. Dr. Enwefa is known worldwide for his leadership efforts in moving preK-12 education systems towards more rigorous and relevant skills and knowledge for 21-century learners. He has assisted states, school districts in other countries with their school reform initiatives. He encourages and embraces what is best for educational systems, and assists professionals to look at education differently for future learning. He is an expert in accreditation. Dr. Enwefa serves as a member of accreditation/site visit team for the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association where he chairs site visits nationally, serves as a mentor for new site visit chairs, and as an academic member of accreditation site visit teams. He has served as Program Evaluator for State, Federal, and Foundation Programs.
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Regina L Enwefa

Southern University
USA View Profile

Research Interest:
Cleft Palate; Augmentative Alternative Communication; Neurogenic Disorders in Speech and Language; Aphasia; Advanced Aural Rehabilitation and Dysphagia

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Regina Enwefa is a Professor in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology, College of Nursing and Allied Health at Southern University A & M College, Baton Rouge, LA. She has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses and is frequently invited to present at national, international, and state conferences, community groups, medical facilities, and school districts. Dr. Enwefa has extensive experience in neurogenic disorders, dysphagia, AAC, autism, special education, and sensory processing disorders. Dr. Enwefa has served as Program Evaluator for state and federal/foundational programs. Dr. Enwefa is board certified in Holistic Health and specializes in herbs, aromatherapy, homeopathy, nutrition, and functional medicine. She has published extensively that includes articles, books, monographs, and book chapters. She has conducted many workshops and presentations nationally and internationally. Dr. Enwefa is Fellow of Office of Special Education Programs, Fellow of the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services, and Fellow of Office of Maternal and Child Health.
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Marji Erickson Warfield

Brandeis University
USA View Profile

Research Interest:
Intellectual and developmental disabilities; Autism spectrum disorders; Family adaptation; Longitudinal and evaluation research

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She has conducted numerous evaluation studies of community-based interventions that have employed both qualitative and quantitative methods. The majority of her research career has focused on investigating the development of children, youth, and young adults with disabilities including autism spectrum disorders (ASD), the adaptation of families of individuals with disabilities, and program, service system, and policy influences on children, youth and adults with disabilities and their families. Her current work is examining different state-level approaches to providing services to children, youth, and adults with ASD and other disabilities through Medicaid waiver programs and the transition from pediatric to adult health care among youth with ASD and other neurological disabilities.
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James W Conroy

Temple University
USA View Profile

Research Interest:
International Disability Systems; Policy Options; Research Design; Implementation and Data Analysis

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Gershon Elliot S

University of Chicago
USA View Profile

Research Interest:
Psychiatry and Human Genetics

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Maria Cristina Marques Ferreira Simões

University of Lisbon
Portugal View Profile

Research Interest:
Education Sciences

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Delia Acevedo León

University Hospital Valencia
Spain View Profile

Research Interest:
Nutrition and Dietetics, Public Health

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Khalid Salim Aljabri

University of British Columbia
Canada View Profile

Research Interest:
Pituitary diseases and tumors; Thyroid diseases and cancer

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Enguo Wang

Henan University
China View Profile

Research Interest:
Basic Psychology

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Danilo Wilhelm Filho

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
Brazil View Profile

Research Interest:
Neurology

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Dr. Danilo Wilhelm Filho, is a biologist graduated at the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS, 1977), MSc. and PhD. in the same institution (1980 and 1994, respectively). During 1981-1982 spent one year in a laboratory at the Odense University, Denmark, under the advisement of Dr. Roy E. Weber, working on properties of fish hemoglobins. Since 1983 he start working at the Departamento de Ecologia e Zoologia, Centro de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), and since 1994 became Professor at the same insitution.
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Yumatov Evgeny A

National Research University
Russia View Profile

Research Interest:
Neurophysiology; Neurochemistry; physiology of emotions & emotional stress; medical instrument-making; Scientific pedagogical activities in the field of normal physiology, biophysics, social psychophysiology

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Yumatov Evgeny A. MD, Doctor Med. Sci., Professor, academician of International Academy of Sciences (ICSD/IAS). The Chief Researcher P.K. Anokhin Scientific Research Institute of Normal Physiology, I. M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Professor in chair of the General Radio Engineering Department of National Research University «Moscow Power Engineering Institute». He is the author of more than 300 scientific publications, and author and co-author of 15 monographs and of a number of manuals. He has 10 patents for his inventions. Awarded an I.M. Sechenov Medal, P.K. Anokhin Medal, Medal of All-Russia Exhibition Center, Gold I.P. Pavlov Medal of International Academy of Sciences, Diploma di Merito European and Gold Medal of the Eurochambres for his contribution to fundamental scientific and applied research activity.
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Ping I Lin

Karlstad University
Sweden View Profile

Research Interest:
Epidemiology, Bioinformatics and Psychiatry

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Abdel Aziz Mousa Thabet

York University
Canada View Profile

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He is interested in research fields in child and adolescent psychiatry especially trauma, PTSD, resilience.

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He is qualified from faculty of medicine, Alexandria University with MBBCH at 1981, Diploma in Psychiatric Medicine degree in Vienna University (Austria) at 1988, Diploma in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Institute of Psychiatry, London at 1993. He finished PhD I child and adolescent Psychiatry at Medical and Dental School in Leicester University in United Kingdom. He had moved in many positions in Palestine, as the Director General of mental health services in Palestine 1994, Medical director and child psychiatrist at Gaza Community Mental Health Program. He Joined School of Public Health at Al Quds University in 1999 and continued to be as Full Professor of Psychiatry until 2016. Since October 2016 he is Affiliated Professor at Refugee Studies Center at York University in Canada till now. He is chairing the child and adolescent Psychiatry unit at the Arab Federations of Psychiatrists.
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Zoran M Pavlovic

CEO Neuroscience and Mental Health Services
Serbia View Profile

Research Interest:
Psychiatrist

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He was certified MD degree and Board certified in Psychiatry. More than 20 years of therapeutic expertise in psychiatry and neurology with a focus on Movement, Cerebrovascular disorders, Alzheimer’sand Frontotemporal dementia,Neuropathic pain, schizophrenia, major depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, ADHD, substance use and impulse control disorders.12 years in total of CNS clinical research experience as medical investigator, medical monitor, medical advisor and regulatory officer. More than 3 years of global CRO Medical monitoring Neuroscienceexpertise and more than 1 year of CNS/Neurology and Psychiatry clinical assessments and psychometric data surveillance experience in conductance of multiple CNS/Neurology/Psychiatry phase III, II and I clinical trials. Extensive work with Regulatory Authorities including EMEA and FDA. Thorough understanding of core cross-functional concepts including preclinical and translational medicine, with multiple publications in peer-reviewed journals related to translational approach mechanisms of specific drug efficacy and safety profiles. Editor of the Book which presents role of translational approach in drug development process. Served as a CNS disease area scientific and medical expert for customers/stakeholders, e.g., regional medical organizations, and patient advocacy groups. Prepared and given presentations on CNS scientific meetings, collaborated with KOLs on organization and presentations at Investigator meetings.
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Dorien DeTombe

Sichuan University
China View Profile

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Dorien DeTombe is the founder and chair of the field Methodology for Societal Complexity. She developed the Compram Methodology for political decision making on complex societal issues like sustainable development, terrorism, credit crisis, and agriculture and water affairs. The Compram Methodology is advised by the OECD to handle Global Safety. She studied social science and computer science. Her doctorate is in Methodology for Societal Complexity. She spends her main carrier at Utrecht University and Delft University of Technology in The Netherlands, and is since 2015 connected with Sichuan University, Chengdu, P.R. China. She published many books, more than 150 articles. She gives lectures and workshops as Visiting Professor and Conferences all over the world. She organizes yearly conferences and is editor of many journals. She is in the board of many research groups and established a world-wide research network on International Society on Methodology of Societal Complexity. She is a facilitator of many workshops on societal complexity.
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Alessandra Turini Bolsoni-Silva

University of Sao Paulo
Brasil View Profile

Research Interest:
Educational Social Abilities; Contextual Variables and Behavior Problems: Comparing Parents and Pre-Schooling Moms

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Carlo Pruneti

University of Parma
Italy View Profile

Research Interest:
Clinical Psychology

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Elif Tekin Iftar

Anadolu University
Turkey View Profile

Research Interest:
Applied behavior analysis; Errorless teaching; Teaching children with developmental disabilities; Research methods; Single-subject research, parent/sibling/peer training

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Elif TekinIftar, Ph.D, is a professor in Special Education at Anadolu University in Turkey. Her current research and clinical interest include the behavioral treatment of autism and developmental disabilities across the lifespan, single subject research methods, and parent education. Dr. Tekin-Iftar received Distinguished Young Scientist Award and Scholarship from Turkish Academy of Sciences in 2003. She has published over numerous articles in international peer- reviewed journal articles, over 20 book chapters, coauthored a book, and served as editors in several books such as Single Subject Research Methods in Educational and Behavioral Sciences, Applied Behavior Analysis, and Educating Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. She served as associate editor in many journals in Turkey and also served as reviewer in many international journals. She founded Association for Behavior Analysis Turkey Chapter as an affiliation of Association for the Behavior Analysis International and she is a president of this ABA Turkey. She opens a graduate program entitled as “Applied Behavior Analysis in Autism” which is the first and only program in its kind
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Alexander Berezin

State Medical University of Zaporozhye
Ukraine View Profile

Research Interest:
Fundamental study of biological markers of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases; Heart failure; Diabetes mellitus; Obesity; Endothelial dysfunction, Microvesicles; Stem cells

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Alexander E Berezin has received PhD in 1994 in the State Medical University of Zaporozhye (Ukraine). He is currently working as a Professor of Medicine in the State Medical University of Zaporozhye (Ukraine). His research goals arefundamental study of biological markers, the development of cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation. Based on this research and training in heart failure he has received several awards and honors. He has published 850 papers and more in reputed journals,27 books/chaptersand has been serving as an editorial board member of repute.
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Pragna Jigarkumar Parikh

Gujarat University
India View Profile

Research Interest:
Clinical Psychology and Health Psychology

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Steven D Stagg

Anglia Ruskin University
England View Profile

Research Interest:
Autism spectrum disorder and social perception

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Aly Ismail

Al Azhar University
Egypt View Profile

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He is interested in clinical practice and research fields in child and adolescent psychiatry and women psychiatry, had performed research project to study the relation between childhood abuse, productive and psychological health; study about prevalence of Anxiety disorders among students and its relation to social factors or family factors. And other about prevalence of child abuse among Egyptian patients and its relation to psychiatric disorders.

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He is qualified from faculty of medicine, Al-Azhar University with MBBCH at 1996, master degree in neurology and psychiatry at 2001, and MD psychiatry at 2005. He had received his training in general practice at Al-Azhar university hospitals; thin get his residency in neurology and psychiatry Al-Azhar university hospitals, and graded as clinical demonstrator of psychiatry, assistant lecturer of psychiatry, and lecturer and Ass. Prof. of psychiatry at years1997, 2001, 2005 and 2011consecutively.
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Zuhair Allebban

Kufa University
Iraq View Profile

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Rocco de Filippis

Catholic University
Italy View Profile

Research Interest:
Psychiatric disorders (DAP, DOC, Depression, Schizophrenia, BipolarDisorders)

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