Editorial Team

The management of our journal is a collaborative endeavor by the whole editorial team, featuring an active, widely respected, diverse, and representative Editorial Board. The editorial structure of the journal is listed as below and the roles and responsibilities of the editorial team are available at: https://www.amegroups.com/pages/journal-management#content-title.

Editor-in-Chief

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Yulong He, MD, PhD

President, the Seventh Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Associate Editors-in-Chief

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Changhua Zhang, MD, PhD

Center for Gastrointestinal Diseases, the Seventh Affiliated Hospital of Sun Yat-sen University, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
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Chris Jones, MBBS, FRCA, MD(Res)

Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust, Guildford, UK

Editorial Board

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Seiichiro Abe, MD, PhD

National Cancer Center Hospital, 5-1-1 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan
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Ludovico Abenavoli, PhD

Department of Health Sciences, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Italy
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Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD, MBA

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Weill Medical College at Cornell University, New York, USA
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Alberto Aiolfi, MD

Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
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Hendrik-Tobias Arkenau, MD, PhD

Sarah Cannon Research Institute United Kingdom and University College London, London, UK
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Juan Armendariz-Borunda, PhD

University of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México; Tecnologico de Monterrey, Campus Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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Luca Barresi, MD

IRCCS-ISMETT (Mediterranean Institute for Transplantation and Advanced Therapy) Hospital, Palermo, Italy
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Badr Al Bawardy, MD

Section of Digestive Diseases, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
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Elmar Aigner, MD

First Department of Medicine, University Hospital Salzburg, Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria
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Emad H Aly, MBBCh, MD, FRCS, FACS, FASCRS, MEd

Department of Surgery, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK; University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB25 2ZN, UK.
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Niranjan Awasthi, PhD

Indiana University School of Medicine, South Bend, Indiana, USA
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Rafael Barreto-Zuñiga, MD

Institute of Medical Science and Nutrition “Salvador Zubiran”, Mexico City, Mexico; National University Autonomous of Mexico (UNAM) Gastroenterology, Subspeciality at Endoscopy, National Cancer Center Tokyo, Japan
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Giammauro Berardi, MD, PhD

Department of General and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Liver Transplantation Service, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome. Italy
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Jan Best, MD

Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectious diseases, University Hospital of Magdeburg, Germany
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Marilia Carabotti, MD, PhD

Medical-Surgical Department of Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine, University Sapienza of Rome - Sant’Andrea Teaching Hospital, Rome, Italy
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Saurabh Chandan, MD

Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE (USA)
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Stephen Chang Kin Yong

National University Singapore, Farrer Park Hospital and Mt Elizabeth Hospital.
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Marcio F. Chedid

Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Medical School of UFRGS, Porto Alegre, Brazil
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Yangchao Chen, PhD

School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
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Yi-Jen Chen, MD, PhD

Department of Radiation Oncology, City of Hope Medical Center, Duarte, CA, USA
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Hideyuki Chiba, MD, PhD

Department of Gastroenterology, Omori Red Cross Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
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Adrian Chiow, MBBS (Melb), FRCS (Edin), MMed(Gen Surg), FAMS

Hepatopancreatobiliary Unit, Department of Surgery, Changi General Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
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William Cho

Department of Clinical Oncology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kowloon, Hong Kong
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Michael D. Chuong, MD

Department of Radiation Oncology, Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South Florida, Miami, FL, USA
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Giovanni Dapri, MD, PhD

Digestive Clinic, Saint-Pierre University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
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Andrew Day, MB, ChB, MD, FRACP, AGAF

Department of Paediatrics, University of Otago (Christchurch), Christchurch, New Zealand
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Matteo De Pastena, MD, PhD

Department of General and Pancreatic Surgery, The Pancreas Institute, University of Verona Hospital Trust, Verona, Italy
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Madhav Desai, MD, MPH

Department of Gastroenterology, Kansas City VA Medical Center, Kansas City, MO, USA
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Alaa El-Hussuna, MD

Department of Surgery, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
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Oliver S Eng, MD

Section of General Surgery and Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
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Hirayuki Enomoto

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
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Marco Falasca, PhD

Metabolic Signalling Group, School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, WA, Australia
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Ronnie Fass, MD

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Esophageal and Swallowing Center, MetroHealth Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
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Daniel L. Feingold, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Section of Colorectal Surgery, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
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Simone Guadagni, MD

Division of General Surgery, University of Pisa, Italy
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Alfredo Daniel Guerron, MD

Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
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Andrew A Gumbs, MD, FACS

Département de Chirurgie Digestive, Centre Hospitalier Intercommunal de POISSY/SAINT-GERMAIN-EN-LAYE 10, Rue du Champ Gaillard Poissy, France
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Taishi Hata, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Kansai Rosai Hospital, Japan Organization of Occupational Health and Safety, Amagasaki, Hyogo, Japan
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Stefan Heinrich, MD

UEMS HPB Surgery, Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital of Mainz, Mainz, Germany.
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Andrew E. Hendifar, MD, MPH

Gastrointestinal and Neuroendocrine Malignancies, Samuel Oschin Cancer Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
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Yasumitsu Hirano, MD, PhD, FACS

Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, Hidaka, Saitama, Japan
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Naoki Hosoe, MD, PhD

Center for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
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Yoshihiro Ikura, MD

Department of Pathology, Takatsuki General Hospital, Takatsuki, Japan
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Kentaro Inamura, MD, PhD

Division of Pathology, The Cancer Institute, Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research
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Riccardo Inchingolo, MD, EBIR

Division of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Madonna delle Grazie Hospital, Matera 75100, Italy
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Shayan Irani, MD

Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
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Toru Ishikawa, MD, PhD

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Saiseikai Niigata Hospital, Niigata, Japan
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Hajime Isomoto, MD

Division of Medicine and Clinical Science, Department of Multidisciplinary Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Tottori, Japan
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Ammar A. Javed, MD

Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
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Kourosh Kalantar-Zadeh

University of New South Wales (UNSW), School of Chemical Engineering, Kensington, NSW 2052, Australia
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Sivesh Kathir Kamarajah

Dept Hepatobiliary Pancreat & Transplant Surg, Acad Dept Surg, Freeman Rd Hosp, England
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Hideaki Kawabata

Department of Gastroenterology, Kyoto Okamoto Memorial Hospital, Kyoto 613-0034, Japan
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Amit Khurana

the Centre for Biomedical Engineering (CBME), Indian Institute of technology (IIT) Delhi, New Delhi, India
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Young-Wan Kim, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Yonsei University Wonju College of Medicine, Wonju Severance Christian Hospital, Wonju, Korea
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Wenjun Kou, PhD

Division of Gastroenterology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
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Akira Kurita

Digestive Disease Center, The Tazuke Kofukai Medical Research Institute, Kitano Hospital, Osaka, Japan
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Raquel Franco Leal, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Colorectal Surgery Unit, School of Medical Sciences, University of Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil IBD Research Laboratory, School of Medical Sciences, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, Brazil
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Giovanni Battista Levi Sandri, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Sant'Eugenio Hospital, Rome, Italy
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Georgios D. Lianos, MD, MSc, PhD

Department of Surgery, General Hospital of Preveza, Preveza, Greece
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Nikolaos Machairas, MD, PhD

2nd Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
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Giovanni Marasco, MD, PhD

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Sant’Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
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Marco Vito Marino, MD PhD FACS FEBS FICS

Department of General Surgery, Hospital Universitario Marques de Valdecilla, Santander, Spain; Department of Emergency and General Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera, Ospedali Riuniti Villa-Sofia Cervello, Palermo, Italy
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Paolo Mercantini, MD, PhD

Academical Staff Surgeon at Sant’Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
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Kenric M. Murayama, MD, MBA

Department of Surgery, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai`i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
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Matthias Ocker, MD, PhD

Charité University Medicine Berlin, Germany; Therapeutic Area Head Oncology Translational Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH, Germany
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Matthias E. Paireder, MD

Department of Surgery, Upper GI Service, Comprehensive Cancer Center GET-Unit, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
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Sungsoo Park, MD, PhD

Division of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
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Damiano Patrono, MD, PhD, FEBS

General Surgery 2U – Liver Transplant Unit, Department of Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliaro-Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, Turin, Italy
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Marco G. Patti, MD, FACS

Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
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Eduardo A. Perez, MD

Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL, USA
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Abhilash Perisetti, MBBS, MD

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
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Edoardo Rosso

Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, Istituto Ospedaliero, Fondazione Poliambulanza, Brescia, Italy.
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Sammy Saab, MD, MPH, AGAF, FACG, FAASLD

Medical Director, Pfleger Liver Institute at UCLA Medical Director, UCLA Adult Liver Transplant Program Chief, UCLA Transplant Hepatology Head, Outcomes Research in Hepatology at UCLA Professor of Medicine and Surgery, UCLA Adjunct Professor of Nursing, UCLA
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Tevfik Tolga Sahin

Department of Surgery and Liver Transplant Institute, Inonu University Faculty of Medicine, Malatya, Turkey
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Motonobu Saito, MD, PhD

Department of Gastrointestinal Tract Surgery, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima, Japan
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Shoichi Saito, MD, Ph D

Department of Lower GI Medicine, Cancer Institute Hospital, Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, Tokyo, Japan
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Hrishikesh Samant, MD, FACG

Ochsner Multiorgan Transplant Center, New Orleans, USA
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Rosaria Scarpinata, MD, FRCSEd

Department of Surgery, Kings College University Hospital, London, UK
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Daniel Schmitz, MD, PhD

Dept. of Gastroenterology, Oncology and Diabetology, Theresienkrankenhaus und St. Hedwigsklinik Mannheim, Teaching Hospital of University of Heidelberg, Germany
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Eva Segelov, MBBS (Hons 1) PhD FRACP

Professor/Director of Oncology Monash Health and Monash University Board Member, Australasian Gastrointestinal Trials Group (AGITG) Co-Founder, Commonwealth Neuroendocrine Tumour Collaboration (CommNETS), Australia
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Rohit Sharma

Department of Surgery, Marshfield Clinic Health System, Marshfield, WI, USA
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Vishal G Shelat, FRCS, FAMS, FEBS (HPB Surg)

Department of General Surgery, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
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Hideyuki Shiomi, MD, PhD

Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan
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Shantanu Solanki

Department of Internal Medicine, Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA, USA
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Giuliano Testa, MD, MBA, FACS

Division Chief of Abdominal Transplant for the Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant Institute, Baylor University Medical Center, 3410 Worth Street, Suite 950, Dallas, TX  75246, USA
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Yutaka Tokairin, MD, PhD

Toshima Hospital Tokyo Metropolitan Health and Hospitals Corporation, 33-1 Sakaecho, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo 173-0015, Japan
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Luca Di Tommaso

Department of Biomedical Sciences, Humanitas University, Pieve Emanuele (MI), Italy; Department of Pathology, Humanitas Clinical and Research Center - IRCCS, Rozzano (MI), Italy
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Diamantis I. Tsilimigras, MD

Department of Surgery, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
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Hanlin L. Wang, MD, PhD

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
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Liangliang Wang, PhD

Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Ralf Weiskirchen

Institute of Molecular Pathobiochemistry, Experimental Gene Therapy and Clinical Chemistry at the RWTH University Hospital Aachen, Aachen, Germany
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Simcha Weissman, DO

Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center, New Jersey, USA
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Marcin Wlodarczyk, MD, PhD

Department of General and Colorectal Surgery, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
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Shao-Hua Xie, MD, PhD

Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
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Maurizio Zizzo, MD

Surgical Oncology Unit, Azienda Unità Sanitaria Locale - IRCCS di Reggio Emilia, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova di Reggio Emilia, Italy

Corresponding Editor

Silvia L. Zhou

Editorial Office, Digestive Medicine Research, China