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Editorial Board

Editor
Tovah Honor Aronin, BioMed Central, USA

Manuscript Editor
Oliver CocksBioMed Central, UK

Assistant Editor
Taylor Hayes, BioMed Central, USA

Senior Editorial Board Members
Ian Cameron, University of Sydney, Australia
Danan Gu, United Nations, USA
Koen Milisen, KU Leuven, Belgium
John Tower, University of Southern California, USA
Pieter Jelle Visser, Maastricht University, Netherlands
Abebaw M Yohannes, Azusa Pacific University, USA

Editorial Board Members
Biology and technology
Tamas Fulop, University of Sherbrooke, Canada
Graydon Meneilly, University of British Columba, Canada

Health services research
Wilco Achterberg, Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands
Dimitri Beeckman, Ghent University, Belgium
Connie Bøttcher Berthelsen, University Hospital Zealand, Denmark
Jane Murray Cramm, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
Elsa Dent, Torrens University, Australia
Martin Dichter, University of Cologne, Germany
Bernadette Dierckx de Casterlé, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
Moriah Ellen, Ben Gurion University, Israel
Matthew Parsons, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Fabio Salvi, National Institute of Health & Research on Aging (INRCA), Italy 
Katie Sheehan, Kings College London, UK
Alex Smithson, Fundació Hospital de l’Esperit Sant, Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Spain 
Hilde Verbeek, Maastricht University, Netherlands

Neurology, stroke and cognition
Louise Allan, University of Exeter, United Kingdom
Ivan Aprahamian, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine of Jundiai, Brazil
Giuseppe Bellelli, University of Milano Bicocca, Italy
Ahmet Turan Isik, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey
Margaret McGrath, The University of Sydney, Australia
Manuel Montero-Odasso, Western University, Canada
Alessandro Morandi, Fondazione Teresa Camplani, Ancelle Hospital, Italy
Aurel Popa-Wagner, University of Medicine Essen, Germany
Claudia Suemoto, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Brazil
Gindo Tampubolon, University of Manchester, UK
Ya-Huei Wu, Broca Hospital, France

Physical functioning, physical health and activity
Pasquale Abete, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Maayan Agmon, University of Haifa, Israel
Masami Akai,  International University of Health and Welfare, Japan
Elissa Burton, Curtin University, Australia
Kim Delbaere, Neuroscience Research Australia, Australia 
Ellen Freidberger, Institute for Biomedicine of Aging (FAU Erlangen-Nuernberg), Germany
Neha Gothe, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
Kazuhiro Harada, Kobe University, Japan
Anne-Marie Hill, Curtin University, Australia
Hyunsik Kang, Sungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea 
Francesco Lucertini, University of Urbino Carlo Bo, Italy
Cathy A. Maxwell, Vanderbilt University, USA
Matthew DL O'Connell, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Aisling O'Halloran, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Sophie Pautex, Geneva University Hospital, Switzerland
Mario Pérez-Zepeda, Instituto Nacional de Geriatria, Mexico
Giulio Pioli, ASMN-IRCCS Hospital, Italy
Roman Romero-Ortuno, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Aaron Salinas-Rodriguez, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Mexico
Michael Schwenk, Heidelberg University, Germany
Hiroyuki Shimada, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Japan
Elina Sillanpää, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Olga Theou, Dalhousie University, Canada
Bettina Wollesen, University of Hamburg, Germany
Li Zhang, Chinese PLA General Hospital, China

Psychology, psychiatry and quality of life
Sanetta du Toit, The University of Sydney, Australia
Claudia Jacova, Pacific University, USA
Daniela S. Jopp, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Anita Liberalesso Neri, State University of Campinas, Brazil
Elsie Yan, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Dannii Yeung, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Public health, nutrition and epidemiology
Liang-Kung Chen, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
Shuai Chen, University of California, Davis, USA
Luc Deliens, Vrije Universiteit Brussel & Ghent University, Belgium
Matthew Dupre, Duke Clinical Research Institute, USA
Qiushi Feng, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Robbert JJ Gobbens, Inholland University of Apllied Sciences, Netherlands
Ichiro Kai, University of Tokyo, Japan
Claire McEvoy, Queen's University Belfast, UK
Karin Modig, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
M. Cristina Polidori, University of Cologne, Germany
Hiroyuki Umegaki, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Edison Vidal, Sao Paulo State University (UNESP), Brazil
Haiyan Zhu, Virginia Tech, USA 

Editorial advisors
Statistical advisors
John Hughes, UK