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EDITOR IN CHIEF AND FOUNDER
Azar Baradaran
Professor of Pathology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran. Email :azarbaradaran@med.mui.ac.ir
EXECUTIVE COMMITEE
Milad Baradaran
Medical Physics and Medical Engineering Department Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Isfahan, Iran.
Professor Daryoush Shahbazi-Gahrouei
Department of Medical Physics, School of Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.
Professor Hossein Yousofi Darani
Department of Parasitology and Mycology, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.
Professor Hamid Nasri
Department of Internal Medicine, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Isfahan, Iran.
Professor Sayed Mohsen Hosseini
Department of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.
INTERNATIONAL EDITORIAL BOARD
Muhammed Mubarak
Professor of Pathology,Department of Histopathology, Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT), Karachi, Pakistan
German Hernandez
Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Adjunct Associate Professor, Division of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, and, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine,Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, USA.
Ramin Tolouian
Associate Professor & Chief, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 855 West Brambleton Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23510-1001
Ali Nayer
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension. University of Miami, Clinical Research Building. Miami, USA
Mehmet Mete Altintas
Associate Professor of Medicine, Rush University, USA
Kianoush Kashani
Assistant Professor in Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care ,Program Director - Critical Care Fellowship Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center (MCMSC) ,Mayo Clinic ,College of Medicine Rochester, USA
Mohammad-Kazem Fallahzadeh
WK John C. McDonald Regional Transplant Center Division of Nephrology and Transplantation ,Department of Medicine Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
Macaulay Onuigbo
MD MSc FWACP FASN MBA. Associate Professor of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. Nephrologist, Mayo Clinic Health System, Eau Claire, WI Vice Chairman, Nephrology Department, MCHSEC.
Prof. Helmut Schiffl
Department of Internal Medicine IV, University Hopsital Munich,D-80336 Munich, Germany.
Bijan Roshan
Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Colorado Denver, 12700 East 19th Ave. Room 7015Aurora, CO 80045, USA
Farahnak Assadi
Emeritus Professor, Pediatric nephrology, Rush University MedicalCenter Chicago, Illinois, USA
Andreas Kronbichler
Department of Internal Medicine IV, Nephrology and Hypertension Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
Eman Abdel-Salam Ibrahim
Electron microscopy unit and Pathology Department. Ain Shams University Specialized Hospital (ASUSH),Faculty of Medicine,Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
LOCAL EDITORIAL BOARD
Zohreh Rahimi
Professor of Clinical Biochemistry, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran
Peyman Mohammadi Torbati
Associate Professor of Pathology Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences Tehran, Iran.
Prof. M Rafieian-kopaei
Head of Medical Plants Research Center, Editor-in-Chief JSKUMS and J HerbMed Pharmacol Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran.
Mohammadreza Ardalan
Professor of Nephrology, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran.
Heshmatollah Shahbazian
Professor of Nephrology, Ahvaz Jundishpur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
Hamid Tayebi-Khosroshahi
Professor of Nephrology Tabriz University of Medical Sciences Tabriz, Iran.
Mehri Kadkhodaee
Professor of Renal Physiology, Tehran Medical Sciences University, Tehran, Iran.
Houshang Sanadgol
Department of Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Zahedan Medical University, Zahedan,Iran
Ali Ghorbani
Associate professor of Nephrology, Ahvaz Jundishpur University of Medical Sciences Ahvaz, Iran
Mehrdad Solati
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences Bandar Abbas, Iran.
Mohamad-Reza Tamadon
Associate Professor of Nephrology Semnan University of Medical Sciences Semnan, Iran
Alaleh Gheissari
Professor of Pediatric Nephrology Isfahan Kidney diseases Research center Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Isfahan, Iran
Abbas Ebrahimi-Kalan
Assistant professor of Anatomical sciences, Tabriz university of medical sciences, Tabriz, Iran.
Majid Tavafi
Associate Professor of Histology Lorestan University of Medical Sciences Khoramabad, Iran
Fatemeh Nazemian
Associate Professor of Nephrology, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences , Mashhad, Iran.
Abbas Ebrahimi-Kalan
Assistant professor of Anatomical sciences, Tabriz university of medical sciences, Tabriz, Iran.
Ali Momeni
Associate Professor of Nephrology, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
Saeed Mardani
Assistant Professor of Nephrology, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran.
CONSULTANT
Farhad Shokraneh
Trials Search Coordinator (TSC), Cochrane Schizophrenia Group, The Institute of Mental Health, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK.
STATISTICAL REVIEWER
Masoud Amiri
Ph.D. in Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Health, Shahrekord University of Medical Sciences, Shahrekord, Iran
Zaher Khazaei
M.SC in Epidemiology, Nahavand, Nursing Faculty, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
Salman Khazaei
PhD in Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
Masoume Mousavi
PhD in Epidemiology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences - School of Public Health