Jana Anderson

Research Fellow, University of Glasgow

Expertise: Public health, Epidemiology, Epigenetics, Nutrition

Nicolette Bishop

Reader (School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences), Loughborough University

Expertise: Exercise, Immunology, Sports physiology

Robert Carson

Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University

Expertise: Pediatric neurology

Teja Celhar

Research Scientist, Singapore Immunology Network

Expertise: Autoimmunity, Systemic lupus erythematosus

Martin Chaumont

Physician, Department of Cardiology, Erasme University Hospital

Expertise: Cardiology, Respiratory medicine

Martin Clift

Associate Professor, Swansea University

Expertise: Air Pollution, Nanoparticles, Nanotoxicology, Lungs, Human Health

Jeffrey Cohen

Director, Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis Treatment and Research

Expertise: Multiple sclerosis, Bone marrow transplant

Stuart Dashper

Professor (Oral Microbiology), Melbourne Dental School, University of Melbourne

Expertise: Oral microbiology

Simon Drysdale

Consultant and Senior Lecturer (Paediatric Infectious Diseases), St George's, University of London

Expertise: Flu, Pediatrics, Human Respiratory Syncytial Virus

Ivo Foppa

Senior Research Scientist, Batelle Memorial Institute

Expertise: Epidemiology, Infectious diseases, Vaccination

Victoria Forster

Postdoctoral Fellow, The Hospital for Sick Children

Expertise: Pediatric cancers, Effects of chemotherapy

Mark Freedman

Senior Scientist (Neuroscience), Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Expertise: Bone marrow transplants, Multiple sclerosis

David A Gorelick

Professor (Department of Psychiatry), University of Maryland

Expertise: Drug addiction, Pharmacology, Psychiatry

Wayne Hall

Professor, University of Queensland and Kings College London

Expertise: Addiction, Epidemiology of drug use and harm, Drug policy

Violaine K Harris

Senior Research Scientist, Tisch MS Research Center of New York

Expertise: Multiple sclerosis, Bone marrow transplant

Harri Hemilä

Senior Researcher (Department of Public Health), University of Helsinki

Expertise: Nutrition, Dietetics, Infectious Diseases, Immunology

Roy Homburg

Head of Research (Homerton Fertility Centre), Homerton University Hospital

Expertise: Polycystic ovary syndrome, Reproductive medicine

Hanif Javanmard Khameneh

Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, University of Lugano

Expertise: Immunology, Autoimmunity, Inflammation

Leigh Jones

Head of Training, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit

Expertise: Nutrition, Immunology

Lilian Kisiswa

Senior Research Fellow, Life Sciences Institute, National University of Singapore

Expertise: Neuroscience

William Ledger

Professor (Obstetrics & Gynaecology), University of New South Wales

Expertise: Polycystic ovary syndrome, Reproductive medicine

Simona Mandini

Assistant Professor, Center of Biomedical Studies Applied to Sport, University of Ferrara

Expertise: Sports science, Sports physiology

Roland Martin

Director (CRPP Multiple Sclerosis), University Hospital Zurich

Expertise: Multiple sclerosis, Bone marrow transplant

Duane Mellor

Senior Lecturer, Coventry University

Expertise: Nutrition, Diabetes

Mehrak Paydar

Research Associate, The Scripps Research Institute

Expertise: Cannabis, Drug pharmacology, Neuroscience

Joshua G. Petrie

Research Investigator, University of Michigan School of Public Health

Expertise: Flu, Flu vaccine, Epidemiology, Respiratory virus infections

Luís Rama

Assistant Professor (Faculty of Sport Sciences & Physical Education), University of Coimbra

Expertise: Exercise physiology, Sport sciences, Immunology

Angéline Rouers

Research Fellow, Singapore Immunology Network

Expertise: Immunology, Human immunodeficiency virus

Riccardo Saccardi

Professor, Careggi University Hospital

Expertise: Multiple sclerosis, Bone marrow transplant

Andrew J Saxon

Professor (Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences), University of Washington

Expertise: Drug toxicology, Cannabis, Drug addiction

Sukhwinder Sohal

Lecturer, School of Health Sciences, University of Tasmania

Expertise: Respiratory diseases, Diabetes

Elisabet Stener-Victorin

Professor (Department of Physiology and Pharmacology), Karolinska Institute

Expertise: Polycystic ovary syndrome, Reproductive endocrinology

Karina Top

Associate Professor (Division of Pediatrics), Dalhousie University

Expertise: Pediatrics, Vaccines, Epidemiology

James E Turner

Senior Lecturer (Department for Health), University of Bath

Expertise: Exercise physiology, Immunology

Craig Zalvan

Chief of Otolaryngology, Phelps Hospital

Expertise: Laryngology (Voice, swallow, cough, reflux disorders)

Guest contributors

Aaron Lazorwitz

Assistant Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology), School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

Expertise: Obstetrics and gynecology

Abram L Wagner

Research Assistant Professor (Epidemiology), School of Public Health, University of Michigan

Expertise: Epidemiology, Public health

Adam S Cheifetz

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Expertise: Gastroenterology, Crohn's disease

Alexandra McCarthy

Professor, School of Nursing, University of Auckland

Expertise: Cancer care

Alexis Shub

Senior Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne

Expertise: Obstetrics and gynecology, Obesity

Andrea Chronis-Tuscano

Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland

Expertise: Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Psychology

Anna-Barbara Moscicki

Chief of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Los Angeles

Expertise: Adolescent medicine, Human papillomavirus, Sexual health

Awnish K Singh

Secretariat (National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India

Expertise: Vaccine safety, Public safety, Epidemiology

Beate Kampmann

Professor (Pediatric Infection & Immunity), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Expertise: Infectious diseases, Vaccines, Pediatrics

Christopher Labos

Associate, McGill Office for Science and Society

Expertise: Epidemiology, Cardiology, Biostatistics

Clare Gerada

Medical Director, Practitioner Health Programme, National Health Service

Expertise: Mental health, Substance abuse

Daniel Grossman

Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology) and Director, Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health, UCSF

Expertise: Obstetrics and gynecology

Daniel Salmon

Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Expertise: Vaccines, International health

David Hoskin

Professor (Departments of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology), Dalhousie University

Expertise: Cancer

David T Rubin

Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago

Expertise: Gastroenterology, Crohn's disease

David Smith

Professor Emeritus (Pharmacology), Department of Pharmacology, University of Oxford

Expertise: Pharmacology, Alzheimer's disease, Dementia

David Spiegelhalter

Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk, Centre for Mathematical Sciences, University of Cambridge

Expertise: Statistics, Public understanding of risk

Diane M Harper

Professor, University of Michigan Medical School

Expertise: HPV associated diseases, Screening and prevention of cervical cancer

Donald I Abrams

Professor, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco

Expertise: Oncology, Medical cannabis

Elizabeth Isenring

Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine, Bond University

Expertise: Nutrition, Cancer

Elizabeth B Owens

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of California Berkeley

Expertise: Child psychology, ADHD

Gerard Vockley

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Expertise: Pediatrics, Genetics, Inborn errors of metabolism

Irfan Rahman

Professor, Department of Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester

Expertise: Respiratory medicine, COPD

Isaac K Sundar

Assistant Professor (Department of Environmental Medicine), University of Rochester Medical Center

Expertise: Smoking-related chronic lung diseases

James D Cherry

Professor (Pediatrics), David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles

Expertise: Pediatrics, Infectious Disease

Jan Palmblad

Professor, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute

Expertise: Alzheimer's disease, Omega-3 fatty acids, Hematology

John Mitchell

Assistant Professor, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

Expertise: Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Psychiatry

Jonathan Baell

Professor, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Expertise: Medicinal chemistry, Drug design

Julie Bernhardt

Professor, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health

Expertise: Stroke rehabilitation and recovery

Kevin C Klatt

Postdoctoral Associate, Baylor College of Medicine

Expertise: Nutrition, Metabolism

Kevin McConway

Emeritus Professor of Applied Statistics, The Open University

Expertise: Statistics

Larry Goldstein

Professor, School of Medicine, University of Kentucky

Expertise: Neurology, Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disorders

Lone Simonsen

Professor, Department of Science and Environment, Roskilde University

Expertise: Influenza, Epidemiology, Global health

Manuel Guzmán

Professor, School of Biology, Complutense University of Madrid

Expertise: Cannabinoid signalling, Brain cancer, Neurogenesis

Mark Slee

Associate Professor, Flinders University

Expertise: Clinical neurology, Clinical neuroimmunology, Multiple sclerosis

Maurizio Vacca

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, National University of Singapore

Expertise: Immunology, Inflammation, Vaccines

Megan Huchko

Associate Professor (Obstetrics & Gynecology and Global Health), Duke Global Health Institute

Expertise: Cervical cancer, Global women's health

Michael J Imperiale

Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan

Expertise: DNA tumor viruses, Cancer

Neal Benowitz

Professor Emeritus, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco

Expertise: Nicotine pharmacology, Tobacco-related disease

Neal Halsey

Professor Emeritus, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Expertise: Infectious diseases, Vaccines

Nicholas Wood

Associate Professor, School of Medicine, University of Sydney

Expertise: Paediatrics, Infectious diseases, Vaccines

Parker A Small

Professor Emeritus, Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida

Expertise: Influenza, Vaccine, Paediatrics

Paul Glasziou

Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine, Bond University

Expertise: Evidence-based practice, Health research

Pedro Plans-Rubió

Public Health Official, Public Health Agency of Catalonia

Expertise: Public health, Health economics

Peter McIntyre

Professor, School of Medicine, University of Sydney

Expertise: Paediatric infectious diseases, Vaccines

Philip D Darney

Professor, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health

Expertise: Obstetrics and gynecology

Robert Norman

Professor (Reproductive and Periconceptual Medicine), University of Adelaide

Expertise: Polycystic ovary syndrome, Reproductive medicine

Robin Shields-Cutler

Assistant Professor, Macalester College

Expertise: Gut microbiome, Microbiology

Rob Menzies

Senior Lecturer, Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales

Expertise: Infectious diseases, Immunization

Robyn Schickler

Obstetrician-Gynecologist and Fellow, Physicians for Reproductive Health

Expertise: Obstetrics and gynecology

Rosemary Stanton

Nutritionist and Visiting Fellow, University of New South Wales

Expertise: Nutrition

Russell Pachynski

Assistant Professor, Washington University School of Medicine

Expertise: Cancer, Cancer immunology

Sheena Sullivan

Associate Professor, Doherty Institute

Expertise: Influenza, Epidemiology

Skye Marshall

Research Fellow, Bond Institute of Health and Sport, Bond University

Expertise: Nutrition, Cancer

Stefan Jordan

Postdoctoral Fellow, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Expertise: Immunology, Inflammation

Stephen Burgess

Programme Leader, MRC Biostatistics Unit, University of Cambridge

Expertise: Statistics, Population health

Tanis Fenton

Adjunct Associate Professor, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

Expertise: Nutrition

Tom Marshall

Professor, Institute of Applied Health Research, University of Birmingham

Expertise: Cardiovascular diseases, Public Health

Valter Longo

Professor of Biological Sciences, Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California

Expertise: Cell biology and genetics, Regulation of aging