Editorial Team

Editor-in-Chief

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Wentao Fang, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Shanghai Chest Hospital, Shanghai, China

Associate Editors-in-Chief

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Brett W. Carter, MD

Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
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Mirella Marino, MD

Department of Pathology, Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy
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Marcin Zielinski, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Pulmonary Hospital, Zakopane, Poland

Associate Editors

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Eric Y. Chuang, ScD

Graduate Institute of Biomedical Electronics and Bioinformatics, NTU YongLin Biomedical Engineering Center, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
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Anja C. Roden, MD

Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

Editorial Board

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Jeanne B. Ackman, MD

Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
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Usman Ahmad, MD, FACS

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute, Cleveland, USA
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Yong Chan Ahn, MD, PhD

Department of Radiation Oncology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
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Marcello Carlo Ambrogi, MD, PhD

Department of Surgical, Medical, Molecular Pathology and Critical Care, University of Pisa and Division of Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital of Cisanello, Pisa, Tuscany, Italy
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Hisao Asamura, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
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Giuseppe Banna

Department of Medical Oncology, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust, United Kingdom
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Marcelo F.K. Benveniste, MD

Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Division of Diagnostic Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston, TX, USA
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Angelo Carretta, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, San Raffaele HospitalVita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
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Roberto F. Casal, MD

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
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Monica Casiraghi, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
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Ugo Cioffi, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
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Fabio Davoli, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, AUSL Romagna, S. Maria delle Croci Teaching Hospital, Ravenna, Italy
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Francesco Facciolo, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, IRCCS Regina Elena National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy
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Conrad B. Falkson, MD, FRCPC

Division of Radiation Oncology, The Kingston Health Sciences Centre and Queen’s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
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Pier Luigi Filosso, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, University of Torino Italy, Torino, Italy
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Seth D. Force, MD

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
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Kiminori Fujimoto, MD, PhD

Department of Radiology, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan
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Stefano Gasparini, MD, FCCP

Pulmonary Diseases Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria "Ospedali Riuniti", Ancona, Italy
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Masatsugu Hamaji, MD, PhD

Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Kyoto University Hospital, Kyoto, Japan

Maged Hassan, MD

Chest Diseases Department, Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
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Jeroen M.H. Hendriks, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital of Antwerp (UZA), Edegem (Antwerp), Belgium
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Haruaki Hino

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan
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Raffaele Iorio, MD, PhD

Institute of Neurology, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
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Deepali Jain, MD, FIAC

Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
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Michael T. Jaklitsch, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
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Wolfgang Jungraithmayr, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Brandenburg Medical School, Neuruppin, Germany
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Larry R. Kaiser, MD, FACS

The Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Chang Hyun Kang, MD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
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Ryu Kanzaki, MD, PhD

Visiting Researcher, Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University Hospital, Osaka, Japan
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Jumpei Kashima, MD

Division of Pathology, National Cancer Center Hospital, Japan
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Young Tae Kim, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
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Kazuya Kondo, MD, PhD

Department of Oncological Medical Services, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Tokushima University, Tokushima, Japan
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Brandon T. Larsen, MD, PhD

Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
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Hecheng Li, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai, China
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Yangchun Liu, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Jiangxi Provincial People’s Hospital, Nanchang, Jiangxi, China.
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Marco Lucchi, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
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Sumiko Maeda, MD, PhD

Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Dokkyo Medical University, Tochigi, Japan
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Jos G. Maessen, MD, PhD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, Netherlands
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Atul C. Mehta, MBBS, FACP, FCCP

Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
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Paolo Mendogni, MD, PhD

Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplant Unit, University Hospital “Foundation IRCCS Ca’ Granda Ospedale maggiore Policlinico”, Milan, Italy
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Corina Millo, MD

Positron Emission Tomography Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
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Thierry Jo Molina, MD, PhD

Department of Pathology, Paris Descartes University, University of Paris, Necker-Enfants Malades Hospital, AP-HP, Paris, France
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Cesar A. Moran, MD

Department of Pathology, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
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Andre L. Moreira, MD, PhD

Department of Pathology, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, USA
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Leonhard Müllauer, MD, PhD

Department of Pathology, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
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Meinoshin Okumura, MD, PhD

Toneyama National Hospital, Osaka, Japan
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Yoshiyuki Ozawa, MD, PhD

Department of Radiology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
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Giovannella Palmieri, MD

Rare Tumors Reference Center, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
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Till Ploenes, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery and Endoscopy, Ruhrlandklinik, West German Cancer Center, University Hospital, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany
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Laura Alejandra Ramírez Tirado, MD, MSc

Thoracic Oncology Unit, Instituto Nacional de Cancerología (INCan), Mexico City, Mexico
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Doris Rassl

Department of Pathology, Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge, UK
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Luisella Righi, MD, PhD

Department of Oncology, University of Turin at San Luigi Hospital, Orbassano, Turin, Italy
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Eric Dominic Roessner, MD, PhD, FEBTS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Interdisciplinary Academic Thoracic Center, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
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Noriaki Sakakura, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
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Noriyoshi Sawabata, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Nara Medical University, School of Medicine, Kashihara, Nara, Japan
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Hiroyuki Shiono, MD, PhD

Department Thoracic Surgery, Kindai University Nara Hospital, Nara, Japan
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Takehito Shukuya, MD, PhD

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
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Takashi Suda, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, Toyoake, Japan
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Saul Suster, MD

Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
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Malgorzata Szolkowska, MD, PhD

Department of Pathology, National Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases Research Institute, Warsaw, Poland
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Noriyuki Tomiyama, MD

Department of Radiology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
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Masahiro Tsuboi, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery and Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan
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Simon R. Turner, MD, MEd, FRCSC

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
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Federico Venuta, MD

Department of Surgery “Paride Stefanini” - Thoracic Surgery Unit, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome SAPIENZA, Rome, Italy
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Nestor Villamizar, MD

Section of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
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Annikka Weissferdt, MD, FRCPath

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Section of Thoracic Pathology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
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Benny Weksler, MBA, MD, FACS

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
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Zhentao Yu, PhD, MD

Department of Esophageal Cancer, Tianjin Medical University Cancer Institute and Hospital, Key Laboratory of Cancer Prevention and Therapy of Tianjin City, Tianjin, China
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Peng Zhang, MD

Department of cardiothoracic surgery, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin 300052, China

Corresponding Editor

Anne Lu

Editorial Office, Mediastinum, China

Language Editors

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Jeremy Dean Chapnick

Chief Language Editor, AME Hong Kong office; United States University Carthage College, Wisconsin, USA (Sept. 2012 to May 2016)
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John Ayric Gray

Chief Language Editor, AME Hong Kong office; University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada (Sept. 2004-June 2009)

Science Editors

Sara Liu

Editorial Office, Mediastinum, China

Constance K. Tang

Editorial Office, Mediastinum, China

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Zhijing Xu

Shanghai, China

Academic Editors

MED appreciates the support from a strong team of academic editors who help to identify newly published research articles which have great clinical significance and as well as recommend international experts in the field to comment on the new publications. The list of the academic editors is available here: http://www.theaber.com/academicEditorList.