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Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

Gunther Eysenbach, MD, MPH

Senior Scientist, Centre for Global eHealth Innovation

Tecnha Institute and Toronto General Research Institute of the UHN

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"Medicine 2.0" (ISSN 1923-2195, Medline Abbreviation: Med 2.0) is the official proceedings publication of the Medicine 2.0 Congress (World Congress on Social Media in Health, Medicine, Health, and Biomedical Research), and other events, workshops and tutorials promoted under the Medicine 2.0 label. As such, the Editorial Board consists of former Medicine 2.0 conference chairs and SPC members (Scientific Program Committee) of past conferences, which are listed below.

John Ainsworth

University of Manchester, United Kingdom


Helen Atherton 

University of Oxford, United Kingdom


Julia V Bailey

University College London, United Kingdom 


Mark S Boguski

Resounding Health Incorporated and Celebrity Diagnosis LLC, United States


Carol S Bond

Bournemouth University, United Kingdom  


Iain Buchan

Director, Northwest Institute for BioHealth Informatics, United Kingdom


Prajesh Narendra Chhanabhai

University of Otago, New Zealand


Larry F Chu

Stanford University, United States


Kevin A. Clauson

Nova Southeastern University, College of Pharmacy, United States


Dave Debronkart

Society for Participatory Medicine, United States


Lucien Engelen

Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Netherlands


Gunther Eysenbach

Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, Canada


Luis Fernandez Luque

NORUT and University of Tromso, Norway 


Susannah Fox

Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project, United States


Francisco J Grajales III

University of British Columbia, Canada


Lisa Gualtieri

Tufts University School of Medicine, United States


Vanessa Hack

University College London, United Kingdom


Michael Halaas 

Stanford University School of Medicine, United States


Margaret M Hansen

University of San Francisco, United States


Lorna Hobbs

University College London, United Kingdom


Thomas K Houston

University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States


Stephen Intille

Northeastern University, United States


Bassam Kadry

Stanford University School of Medicine, United States 


Viji Kurup

Yale University, United States


Jen S McCabe

OrganizedWisdom, NextHealth (NL), Contagion Health, United States 


Talya Miron Shatz 

Wharton, United States


Elizabeth Murray

University College London, United Kingdom


Peter J Murray

IMIA, United Kingdom


Braden O'Neil

Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, United Kingdom


Hans C. Ossebaard

RIVM - Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment; University of Twente, Netherlands


Chris Paton

University of Oxford, United Kingdom


Francesco Pinciroli

eHealthLAB - Politecnico di Milano, Italy


Henry Potts

University College London, United Kingdom 


John Powell

University of Oxford, United Kingdom


John Stafford

Director of Internet Strategy, Stanford University School of Medicine, United States


Lisette Van Gemert-Pijnen

University of Twente, Netherlands


Paul Wallace 

University College London Medical School, United Kingdom


Paul Wicks

PatientsLikeMe.com, United States 


Jeremy Wyatt

Yorkshire Centre for Health Informatics, United Kingdom


Lucy Yardley

University of Southampton, United Kingdom