Elena L. Tolstov
Saba University, Dutch Caribbean, USA
Elena Tolstov, is board-certified specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She was born in Russia, St. Petersburg and worked in Russia, Israel, Canada and USA. She is national and internationally recognized expert in Integrative Pain Management, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Chemical Dependency. She accomplished multiple visiting professorships around the Globe, working with International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, World Health Organization, United Nations promoting innovative methods of treatment.
Hallym University Dongtan Sacred Heart Hospital, Korea
Soon-Joo Wang is board-certified specialist inEmergency Medicine, Surgery, Traumatology, Geriatrics, Sports Medicine, Critical Care and was born in Seoul, South Korea. He is national and internationally recognized expert in Emergency Medical System, Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, Human and Medical aspect of terrorism & CBRNE, Emergency medical informatics & Mobile SmartHealth. He is working as the Head of Emergency Center, Chief Professor of Emergency Medicine in Hallym University. He has published over 100 publications of research or textbook and presented as invited speaker for more than 20 years. He was the president of many national societies including Disaster Medicine, Emergency Geriatrics and Burn and he is the vice president of 1) Korean Society of Hazardous Material, 2) Korean Society of Hazard Mitigation and 3) Korean Society of Societal Security. He has worked for international and domestic emergency assistance program as a chief role with NGO and Korean government including guideline development, training program and research.
College of Nursing, East Tennessee State University, USA
Dr. Vanhook studies the impact of stroke on the lives of survivors. Her dissertation study empirically explored and validated the concept of "comeback" from the theory of chronic illness trajectory in female Appalachian stroke survivors. She was funded as principal investigator on an ETSU Research Development Committee grant in which she replicated the study with a male stroke survivor population. Her second area of research interest is in the nursing effectiveness and evidence-based care and outcomes of care in acute and primary care delivery settings, including prevention of falls in the elderly. She has published her findings in journals such as Journal of Neuroscience in Nursing, On-Line Journal of Nursing Synthesis, Nursing Management, and others. She presents nationally and internationally. Dr. Vanhook teaches research in the undergraduate nursing program. In the PhD program, she teaches measurement of clinical outcomes. Dr. Vanhook maintains an active practice at Mountain City Extended Hours Health Center and is responsible for grant writing, grant monitoring, and grant reporting for the College of Nursing Practice Network. The focus of her work is to enhance the NPs ability to provide services to the under-served including homeless, indigent, and rural citizens.
SOOUDI KANZAKI Kazuyo
Professor at Iryo Sosei University, Japan
SOOUDI KANZAKI Kazuyo is a professor of Iwaki-Meisei University where she joined as the tenured faculty in the program of nursing (April 2017-). Prior to joining Iwaki-Meisei University, she served as Director of Collaborative Research Center (2010-2014) and as a professor (the tenured faculty, 2007-2017) at Graduate School of Sapporo City University in Japan. Before joining Sapporo City University, she worked as a director of International Development for Beverly Enterprises USA as well as CEO of Kamro International USA. During that time, she served as a trustee of Ibaraki-Kai (medical firm in Japan) and managing director of a Canadian firm.
Recent published books/research papers (last five years only presented)
â€¢ Advance directives. Nakanishiya Publishing Co. (2016)
â€¢ Homehealth nursing textbook. Nakanishiya Publishing Co. (2012, 2015)
â€¢ Critical path. Japanese Nursing Association Publishing Co.)
â€¢ OSCE. Medical Friend Publishing Co. others
â€¢ Perception of among Japanese Older Adults of the Robot as a self-health-monitoring agent. (CJKMI, 2016)
â€¢ Online survey method to improve product design by increasing the consumersâ€™ understanding toward a produc.t (Japan, 2016)
â€¢ Strategies for Home healthcare allow one to die at home. (Community caring, 2015)
â€¢ Collaborative research to support super-aging society. (Japan Mechanical Engineering Society, 2015)
â€¢ Home healthcare and transcultural nursing. (Japan, 2014)
â€¢ World of Homehealth nursing. (Japan, 2014)
â€¢ ICT use as a delaying tool for elderly patients with dementia. (Finland, 2014)
â€¢ Self-health management system using ICT for older adults in apartment houses. (2014)
â€¢ Delaying the progress of Dementia Conditions among Older Adults in Japan: Effects of an Activity Tool. (Italy, 2012) others
â€¢ She has won the research grants (over $500,000 in 10 years) from multiple organizations including The Ministry of Health, Labour & Welfare; The Ministry of Education & Norther Advancement Center for Science and technology.
Major Research Areas:
Distance nursing using ICT, dementia, homehealth, advance directives, international nursing
1. Nursing licenses in three (3) countries including USA and Japan.
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3. Patent applied: Distance care system using ICT (2013)
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4. President of Hokkaido Homehealth care research
5. Committee member for 2017 Japan Homehealth Care Academic Conference, etc.
University of California San Francisco, USA
Dr. Sabeti received his DDS degree from University of Texas, Dental Branch at Houston in 1993. He completed a two years program in Periodontics at Tufts School of dental medicine in 1995. He served at department of periodontology at University of Texas, Dental Branch at Houston from 1995 to 2000. He completed a two years program in Endodontics at Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC in 2002. He currently serve as Director of postgraduate endodontics at University of California at San Francisco. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics.
Marta Noemi Monari
Humanitas Clinical and Reserch Hospital University of Milan-BicoccaItaly
Will be update soon...!!!
University of La Laguna, Spain
Prof. David Perez-Jorge was General Education Teacher in 1991 (University of La Laguna), Degree in Phylosophy and Educational Sciences in University of La Laguna in 1996, Degree in Primary Education (2015) and Doctor in Phylosophy and Educational Sciences in 2008. Supplementary Training, Masters and Experts: 1) University Master: Educate in Diversity. 2) Expert in Assessing the Quality in University Education. 3) Master in Sleep, Physiology and Medicine. 4) Master in Neuroscience and behavioural Biology. 5) Master in Intervention in Special Education. 6) Master in new Educational Resources for teachers. 7) Master in Educational Competences in Intervention with Minors. 8) Master in Social Education. 9) Master in Intercultural Mediation. 10) Master in Educational Competences and Intervention with Minors.
He was Primary Education Teacher (1991-1996) in the Pre-school Education, Primary and Secondary Education Center Santo Domingo (GÃ¼Ãmar), Secondary Education Teacher in the period 1996-2012 in the same school center. During the academic years 2002- 2012, he was part-time associate professor in the department of Didactics and Educational Research in University of La Laguna. Currently, he is assistant professor in such department (2012- ). In that period of time, he developed his teaching and research experience in the university setting, participating as researcher in different projects (research, development and innovation) and as director of the University Master Educate in Diversity. Furthermore, since 2006 he has been teacher in UNED (Spanish Distance University) teaching subjects related to the design and development of educational programs, psychological processes and basics of learning. On the other hand, in 2014 He was counselor in the International University of La Rioja (UNIR), developing counselling tasks in the design of intervention programs and projects. Teaching orientation and research in the last years have been focused on educational guidance and counselling, on the design and development of programs, attention to special educational needs and health education.
He has been researching since 2006 in the field of the evaluation of academic and professional competences and both the teachers and students learning. In 2008 He focused his research on the evaluation of programs for intercultural education and diversity. Finally, in 2012 He focused my line of investigation on academic guidance, health education and educational counselling.
As researcher, He is a present member of the following groups; 1) Research Group: Educate in Diversity (GIED) led by Dr. Olga MarÃa Alegre de la Rosa and 2) University Group in Integrated Training and Guidance (GUFOI) directed by Dr. Pedro Ãlvarez PÃ©rez. Presently, He is leading the Official University Master Degree of Educational Psychology Intervention in contexts of Formal and Non-formal Education at University of La Laguna.
Yolanda Marquez-Dominguez was received degree in Political science and sociology in 2002 (University of Granada), and Doctor in Educational Sciences in 2016. She is Supplementary Training, Masters and Experts: 1) Master in Intervention in Special Education. 2) Master in Educational Competences and Intervention with Minors. She have been researching since 2002 in the field of sociology, immigration, digital literacy in 2012 I focused my line of investigation on health education and collaborative work and participation. And she is a researcher and she is a present member of the Educate in Diversity (GIED) group, led by Dr. Olga Maria Alegre de la Rosa.
Gamal Sayed Ahmed
Dundee university, UK
Dr. Gamal is Consultant of obstetrics and Gynecology and A/Professor in Weil Cornel medical college. He has extensive experience working in tertiary centers UK and beyond.
His area of interest is laparoscopy/benign genie surgery, medical complications with pregnancy and medical education
He is author various textbook chapters, MRCOG exam questions, sits on the editorial board for multiple international journals
His current and previous roles include: Chair guidelines & Protocols Committee, Elected member Scottish Committee for the Royal College, Elected member UK Egyptian liaison committee, External Advisor workforce directorate in Scottish government and Honorary Secretary for the Northern obstetrics and Gynecology society. He also served previously as the undergraduate lead for the medical school, Scotland.
Kimlin Tam Ashing
Professor at Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope Medical Center
Division of Health Equities, Department of Population Sciences
Founding Director, Center Community Alliance for Research Education, California
Kimlin Tam Ashing, Ph.D., founding director of the Center of Community Alliance for Research & Education (CCARE) and professor in the Division of Health Equities, specializes in research and community partnerships for improving and expanding medical care for underserved communities.
Coordinator of Towards A Safer World Network, Switzerland
Dr. Chadia Wannous is the Coordinator of Toward a Safer World Network (TASW), a
professional multisectoral network advancing pandemic preparedness and risk reduction of
health emergencies. Dr. Wannous has worked for the United Nations for more than a
decade. In 2015-2017 she worked for the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction coordinating
the implementation of the health components of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk
Reduction and managing the Science and Technology Partnership and Advisory Group.
Before that she served as a Senior Policy Advisor to the UN Special Envoy on Ebola response
in West Africa (2014-2015) and to the UN System Influenza Coordination (2011-2015)
leading strategic planning and technical support to countries for the development,
implementation and testing of pandemic preparedness and response plans and for
strengthening partnerships and alliances at country, regional and global levels.
Dr. Wannous also worked for the World Health Organization (WHO) in different regions
(2005-2007) providing technical and policy support on infectious diseases surveillance and
control, HIV/AIDS and Health Security.
Dr Wannous is the chair of the WFPHA Working Group on Health in Emergencies and
Disasters and member of the Development Team and Advisory Group of Future Earth
Knowledge Action Network on Health. She is also member of the Scientific Committee of
EcoHealth Alliance One Health project.
Edna Joyce Santos
Al Khalayleh Medical Center, UAE
Arcada University of Applied Sciences, Finland
Jukka Surakka received his PhD in exercise medicine at the University of Eastern Finland in 2005. He is working as the Head of Reseach at the Arcada University of Applied Sciences in Helsinki since 2006, and before that as senior researcher at the National Institution for Health and Welfare in Finland. Jukka Surakka has published over 40 scientific publications in field of exercise medicine, physiotherapy, neurology, intellectual capital and occupational health. He has coordinated several international research projects in elderly care, occupational health and nursing. His areas of interests are occupational health, health- and social service organizational design and health promotion.
Maria Rui Sousa
School of Nursing of Porto, Portugal
Maria Rui Miranda Grilo Correia de Sousa.She is an Adjunct Professor and Specialist Degree at the Porto Nursing School. She has published 12 articles in specialized magazines and 27 works in event proceedings, has 4 book chapters and 2 books published. It has 81 technical production items. Participated in 9 events abroad and 77 in Portugal. Received 3 awards and / or honors. In her professional activities he interacted with 97 collaborators in co-authorship of scientific works.
Maria Rui Sousa is an integrated researcher at the NursID Group , at CINTESIS, at the ESEP campus , where she is an Adjunct Professor.
PhD in Nursing Sciences at the University of Porto in 2015, she has a Master's Degree in Education, specializing in Health Education at the University of Minho in 2014 and a degree in Nursing at the Porto Nursing School. As a nurse, she worked at Hospital de SÃ£o JoÃ£o and at Maternidade JÃºlio Dinis.
He is a member of the General Council of ESEP and the Association for Family Planning, having founded the Association of Maternal and Child Health Julio Dinis. She has two books published, as well as chapters in books and scientific articles in her areas of interest.
Saudi Patient Safety Center, Saudi Arabia
Mr. Shawky is the Director of Projects andAdvisor to the Director General Assistant for Technical at the Saudi Patient Safety Center (SPSC). He is a Certified Professional for Healthcare Quality with more than 10 years of experience in developing healthcare quality programs in Saudi Arabia where he has led different projects for improving hospitalsâ€™ operations, hospital commissioning, organization restructuring, preparing healthcare facilities and Accreditation Agencies to practice up to the level of the national and international accreditation standards. He extended his services to different sectors by taking leadership positions in the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Defense and the Private sector. He is a Leadership and Quality Management surveyor and a member of the Survey Technical Committee at the Saudi Central Board for Accreditation of Healthcare Institutions. He is a professional trainer for healthcare providers and health administrators conducting lectures and workshops in the field of Healthcare Quality, Patient Safety, Leadership, Information Management, Accreditation and Risk Management.
Maria Henriqueta Figueiredo
Higher School of Nursing of Porto, Portugal
Maria Henriqueta de Jesus Silva Figueiredo. She is a Coordinating Professor at the Porto Nursing School. She has published 58 articles in specialized magazines and 88 papers in event proceedings, has 11 book chapters and 4 books published. It has 120 technical production items. Participated in 14 events abroad and 48 events in Portugal. Received 8 awards and / or honors. In her professional activities he interacted with 150 collaborators in co-authorship of scientific works.
Sfax University School of Medicine, Tunisia
Dr Mounira Hajjaji, Associate professor at Sfax University School of Medicine, Tunisia, specialist in Occupational Medicine and diseases, department of occupational Medicine and occupational diseases. She has published more than 10 papers in reputed journals and three books.
National Health Service(NHS), UK
Juliet Okoye (Hammond) is a 'Personal Health Budget Lead/Assessor' for a National Health Service(NHS) organisation in United Kingdom. She is also a 'Continuing Healthcare Manager/Assessor' working independently to provide a robust and organised way of assessing funding request for healthcare management. She recently appointed asan 'Independent Chair Officer' for CHC NHS England. At her spare times she works as a 'Clinical Health Advisor' for a private company in London. Juliet completed her first undergraduate degree at University of Portharcourt in Nigeria, then completed a degree in Nursing at University of Northampton, United Kingdom. Her interest in research started immediately following her nursing career which lead to her enrolment to study at a Master's level. With her pioneer work on Menopause among the women of colours, she earned a Mary Seacole Leadership award, and later obtained an MSc in Nursing Research/Healthcare following the completion of her field research work. Juliet is coming towards the end of her Doctorate Degree completion at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge. She was awarded the 'Outstanding Woman of the Year' award by Divas of Colour in London 2017, the WAW (Women Awarding Women) of the year award. Juliet has spoken at many Research and Leadership events including speaking at the United Kingdom House of Lords. Juliet is also an Author of 'Mount Moriah: a place of sacrifice' book, and co-authorof the book 'Inspirational Book by Women for Women'. She is a regular writer and blogger with passion for Research and Personal Development. As a Motivational Speaker, and an ordained Apostle, she has spoken at different forums including Church, Business and Health forums. She is a natural motivator, speaker and passionate for anything she engages herself with.
Haleama Al Sabbah
Zayed University, UAE
Haleama Al Sabbah is an Associate Professor and Researcher in Public Health Nutrition. She completed her Ph.D in Public Health Nutrition (Medical Sciences) in 2008 from the Faculty of Medicine,/ Gent University, Belgium. She was awarded a doctoral scholarship from Belgian Technical Cooperation (BTC). Her Ph.D study was part of the National Study of Palestinian Health Behaviors in School-aged Children (HBSC-2004). From 2011-2012, Haleama was a Fulbright Senior Visiting Scholar and did Post-Doctoral studies in Public Health and Nutrition at Jean Mayer Human Nutrition Center,/ Tufts University, Boston, USA. From 2009 to 2013, she served as director of Public Health Department,/ Faculty of Medicine,/ An-Najah University, Palestine. Dr. Al Sabbah has published numerous articles in scientific journals and served as an editorial board member and reviewer for several peer-reviewed journals. She has participated in many conferences, courses and research studies all over the world, including Europe, USA, Canada, West Africa and some Arab countries.
Haleama earned her first degree in Public Health Nutrition from the Faculty of Medicine/ Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) in 1990. She worked as a nutritionist in a number of hospitals in Amman, Jordan and then at Amman University. In 1995, she worked at the Red Crescent Society Maternity Hospital in Ramallah. In 1997, she was awarded a scholarship for postgraduate masters-level study in Public Health at the Community Health Institute, Birzeit University, Palestine. During her study at Birzeit University, she focused on Primary Health care. From 1998-2000, Haleama received another scholarship to study for a Master of Philosophy degree in International Community Health and Nutrition in the Faculty of Medicine at Oslo University, Norway. Her Master's thesis title was 'Diabetes Self-Management in Rural Palestinian Community'.
School of NursingFu Jen Catholic UniversityTaiwan
Mother Teresa Clinical Center, Macedonia
Gordana Dimeska is a Head Nurse at Department of Urgent Neurology, Mother Teresa Clinical Center, Macedonia. She was attended many national and international meetings. She wrote and published papers in reputed journals. She was participated in many workshops as well.
Noida Institute of Engineering and Technology, India
Dr Avijit Mazumder is working as Professor and Director in the Pharmacy Institute of Noida Institute of Engineering and Technology since October 2009. Dr Mazumder had completed his graduation and post graduation from Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University and then he completed his MBA from University of Lucknow. He obtained his PhD (Pharmacy) Degree from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. He began his teaching career as Lecturer in Institute of Pharmacy and Technology, Salipur, Cuttack. Later he was associated with Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Mesra, Ranchi since 1999 till his joining NMIMS as Professor and Head in Department of Clinical Pharmacy in November, 2007. He was the Head Division Of Clinical Pharmacy, Chairperson of MSc (Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences) and M.Pharm (Part time Programme) of NMIMS University. Four students have been awarded Phd. (Pharmacy) under is direct supervision. Dr Mazumder had successfully guided six PhD and fourty six post graduate students. Currently a number of students are already pursuing their PhD programme under his guidance in the field of Pharmacology, Natural products and Management. He had a total of more than one hundred eighty national and international publications to his credit. Incidentally he had presented a number of research papers in national and international conferences/ symposiums. He had contributed eight book chapters and is the author of three books of repute. Dr Mazumder is in the editorial board of seven international and one national journals. He is also associated with a number of universities like Jadavpur University, Utkal University, Rajeev Gandhi Technical University (Bhopal), BIT Ranchi, Dibrugarh University in various capacities.
TRICHY SRM MEDICAL COLLEGE HOSPITAL and RESEARCH CENTER, INDIA
Dr. M.Rajajeyakumar, MBBS, MD (Physiology), MSc Yoga, CCEBDM (PHFI), (PhD), has completed his MD Physiology,(2006-2009) at (JIPMER- An Institution of National Importance under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India). I worked as research assistant (2009-2012) in the Advanced Centre for Yoga Therapy, Education & Research Lab, and JIPMER. I published more than 81 research papers and serving as an editorial board memberand expert reviewerof many national and international journals. I have been invited for honorable guest Speaker in Fitness-2015, Philadelphia, USA, and chairperson for the international conference 9 th Indo global summit on cancer therapy -2015, India. I was selected as Speaker and chairperson for 12th,13th& 14 th AsiaPacificMedicalEducationConference-3rd, 4 th & 5 th International Conference on Faculty Development in the Health Professions, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS, Singapore 2015,16 & 17. I presented a scientific research paper in World Diabetes Congress Dec-2015, IDF, Vancouver, Canada. I have been appointed as Advisory Council members of Pure Action, Yoga is Medicine, Austin, TX 78703, USA and organizing committee member of international conferences. I have been honored and received 10 awards, including national and international level.I have been appointed as scientific referee for extramural proposal evaluation and recommendation for funding of project in the field of medicine and biomedical engineering by the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Established through an Act of Parliament: SERB Act 2008, Department of Science & Technology, Government of India.
Joao Rodrigo G G Mesquita
University of Porto, Portugal
Amel Dawod Kamel
Cairo University, Egypt
University of Fort Hare, South Africa
Magellan Guewo Fokeng
University of Yaounde 1, Cameroon
Guewo Fokeng Magellan completed a Bachelor of Science (option Microbiology and Molecular genetic). He then obtained a Master of Science Degree (option Biotechnology and Development, Molecular Biology) with Distinction, under the supervision of Professor Mbanya Jean Claude and completed his PhD (option Biotechnology and Development, Genetic and Molecular Biology) with Distinction in 2018 under the supervision of Professor MbachamFon Wilfred, all in Biochemistry from the University of Yaounde I in Cameroon. His research interests are in molecular epidemiology of non-communicable diseases especially diabetes and their impact on the health care system of developing countries.
After studying some human genes like Transcription Factor 7 Like 2 (TCF7L2), Peroxisome prolifertor-activated receptor gamma 2 (PPAR-É£2), KrÃ¼ppel Like Factor 14(KLF14), that predispose for type 2 diabetes, obesity and ketosis prone diabetes, which are growing concern in Africa and also in Cameroon, he propose the coordinate role of KLF14, a master gene which regulates both diabetes and obesity, and provides a variety drug development targets in the form of signal pathways that can reduce the progression of multiple metabolic phenotypes or the risk of their complications. He is presently working on how to use these genetic markers and others in the personalization of medicine. Magellan assists Professor Sobngwi Eugene as research associate in the Laboratory of Molecular Medicine and Metabolism (M3Lab) at the Biotechnology Centre (BTC) of this University mentioned above. He is active in other research programs includes the effect of weight lost in insulin sensitivity, cardiovascular diseases and Insulin sensitivity in patients with HIV/AIDS with 16 peer-reviewed publications, including the first Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis on the genetic risk of type 2 diabetes in the populations of the African continent, and over twenty (20) communications at the National and International conferences. He also serves as an Editorial Board member of scientific journals (Journal of Obesity Diagnosis and Treatment; Journal of Metabolic Syndromes and Journal of Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics).
Recently he was selected as a Founding Member of the Cameroon Academy of Young Scientists (CAYS) and currently work with the Cameroon Academy of Science (CAS) as a liaison person between young researchers from the BTC of the University of YaoundÃ© 1 and the CAS.
His motivation is to make a positive impact on healthcare by producing data, contribute to the setting up and develop tools that can be used as markers for the personalization of the medicine in the fight against the diseases mentioned above.