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Editorial Board

Editorial Board members are leading researchers who advise the PLOS Medicine editors on journal scope and policy, and serve as Academic Editors for manuscript submissions.

Editor-in-Chief

Till Winfried Bärnighausen

Alexander von Humboldt Professor and Director, Heidelberg Institute of Global Health (HIGH)
Clinical Specialist in Family Medicine (FA Allgemeinmedizin)
Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital, Heidelberg University

Editorial Board Members

Jean Adams

University of Cambridge, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Elizabeth Ashley

Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Bangkok
Thailand

Ruanne Barnabas

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
United States

Sanjay Basu

Center for Primary Care, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

James Beeson

Burnet Institute, Melbourne
Australia

Zulfiqar A. Bhutta

Aga Khan University, Karachi
Pakistan

Carol Brayne

University of Cambridge, Cambridge
United Kingdom

James Brenton

Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Karim Brohi

Queen Mary University of London, London
United Kingdom

Suzanne C. Cannegieter

Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden
The Netherlands

Aadel Chaudhuri

Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO, USA

George Davey Smith

University of Bristol, Bristol
United Kingdom

Louisa Degenhardt

National Drug & Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney
Australia

Claudia Denkinger

University Hospital Heidelberg
Germany

Matthias Egger

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern
Switzerland

Seena Fazel

University of Oxford
United Kingdom

David Flood

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Raquel Gardner

University of California, San Francisco
United States

Paul Garner

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool
United Kingdom

Elvin Geng

Washington University in St. Louis 
St. Louis, MO, USA

Jeremy Goldhaber-Fiebert

Stanford University School of Medicine 
Stanford, CA, USA

Rebecca Grais

Medicines Sans Frontieres, Paris
France

Yuming Guo

School of Public Health & Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne
Australia

Charlotte Hanlon

Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa
Ethiopia

Elizabeth G. Hanna

Australian National University
Australia

Tom Huizinga

Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden
Netherlands

Fumiaki Imamura

University of Cambridge, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Weiping Jia

Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
China

Ricky Johnstone

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Victoria
Australia

Andre-Pascal Kengne

South African Medical Research Council and University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa

Aaron Kesselheim

Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

Mirjam Kretzschmar

University Medical Center, Utrecht
The Netherlands

Margaret Kruk

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Boston, MA, USA

Claudia Langenberg

University of Cambridge, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Nicola Low

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern
Switzerland

Ronald Ma

Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
China

Peter MacPherson

University of Glasgow and London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
United Kingdom

Clara Menéndez

Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), Barcelona
Spain

David Menon

University of Cambridge Department of Medicine, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Aaloke Mody

Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO, USA

Steven C. Moore

Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute
Rockville, MD, USA

Megan Murray

Harvard School of Public Health
Boston, MA, USA

Jenny Myers 

University of Manchester, Manchester
United Kingdom

Marie-Louise Newell

University of Southampton, Southampton
United Kingdom

Christelle Nguyen

Université Paris Descartes, Paris
France

Madhukar Pai

McGill University, Montreal
Canada

Vikram Patel

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London
United Kingdom

David Peiris

University of Sydney, Sydney
Australia

Lars Ake Persson

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London
United Kingdom

Barry Popkin

Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Don Redelmeier

Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto
Canada

Giuseppe Remuzzi

Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Bergamo
Italy

Sydney Rosen

Boston University
Boston, MA, USA

Perminder Sachdev

Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing, University of New South Wales
Sydney, Australia

Martin Schreiber

Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR, USA

Akihiro Seita

United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA)
World Health Organization Special Representative to UNRWA
Jordan

Akihiro Seita is serving in his personal capacity. The views expressed are his own and do not necessarily represent the views of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East or the World Health Organization.

Aziz Sheikh

University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Amit Singal

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX, USA

Gordon Smith

University of Cambridge, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Sarah Stock

University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Amitabh Suthar

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA, USA

Amitabh Bipin Suthar is serving in his personal capacity. The views expressed are his own and do not necessarily represent the views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the United States Government

Maarten Taal

Royal Derby Hospital, Derby
United Kingdom

Mark Tomlinson

Stellenbosch University, Matieland
South Africa

Alexander C. Tsai

Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

James Tumwine

Makarere University, Kampala
Uganda

Jean-Louis Vincent

Erasme University Hospital, Brussels
Belgium

Lorenz von Seidlein

Mahidol University, Bangkok
Thailand

Nicholas J White

Mahidol University, Bangkok
Thailand

Joshua Willey

Columbia University
New York, NY, USA

Wei Zheng

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN, USA

 

Statistical Advisors

PLOS Medicine Statistical Advisors are expert statisticians who provide methodological review of research manuscripts.

Laurent Billot

The George Institute for International Health, Sydney
Australia

Stephen Burgess

University of Cambridge
United Kingdom

Xiaochen Dai

University of Washington
United States of America

Nikos Demiris

Cambridge Clinical Trials Centre, University of Cambridge
United Kingdom

Michael Dewey

King's College London
United Kingdom

Jessie Edwards

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
United States of America

Peter Flom

Freelance Statistician
New York, United States of America

Apostolos Gkatzionis

University of Cambridge
United Kingdom

Andrew Grant

University of Sydney
Australia

Jessica Kasza

School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne
Australia

Zoe Kelson

Freelance Statistician
United Kingdom

Ryan Kenny

National Institute for Health and Care Research Innovation Observatory, Newcastle University
United Kingdom

Qiang Li

The George Institute for International Health, Sydney
Australia

Gilbert Lim

EYE ACP, Duke-NUS Medical School
Singapore

Alex McConnachie

University of Glasgow
United Kingdom

Zoe Moodie

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
United States of America

Tomos Robinson

Population Health Sciences Institute, Newcastle University
United Kingdom

Kris Rogers

Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, NSW
Australia

Hosein Shabaninejad

Population Health Sciences Institute, Newcastle University
United Kingdom

Ewout Steyerberg

Erasmus MC, Rotterdam
The Netherlands

Jingshu Wang

The University of Chicago
USA

Yanzhong Wang

King's College London
United Kingdom

James Wason

MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Hong Xiao

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
United States of America

Robin Young

University of Glasgow
United Kingdom

Verena Zuber

Imperial College London
United Kingdom