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EPMA Journal

EPMA Journal

Editor-in-Chief: Olga Golubnitschaja

ISSN: 1878-5077 (print version)
ISSN: 1878-5085 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13167


Olga Golubnitschaja, University of Bonn, Germany  


Associate Editors

Babak Baban, Augusta University, Georgia, USA

Hans-Peter Brunner-La Rocca, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Netherlands

Rostyslav Bubnov, Clinical Hospital 'Pheophania' of State Affairs Department, Ukraine

Vincenzo Costigliola, European Medical Association, Belgium

Romano Danesi, University of Pisa, Italy

Godfrey Grech, University of Malta Medical School, Malta

Marko Kapalla, Comenius University, Slovakia

Mahmood Mozaffari, Augusta University, Georgia, USA

Paolo Parini, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Friedemann Paul, Charité University Medicine Berlin, Germany

Ondrej Topolcan, Charles University Medical School, Czech Republic

Wei Wang, Edith Cowan University, Australia and Beijing Municipal Key Labo, China 

Byong Chul Yoo, National Cancer Center, South Korea 

Xianquan Zhan, Central South University, China 


Editorial Board                                                                                                      

Carlo Cafiero, University of Naples, Italy

Dainius Characiejus, Vilnius University, Lithuania

Anna Chioti, Ministry of Health, Luxembourg

Jorge Coelho, University of Coimbra, Portugal

Paul Evans, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Hele Everaus, University of Tartu, Estonia

Josef Flammer, University of Basel, Switzerland

Illana Gozes, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Suzanne Hagan, Glasgow Caledonian University, United Kingdom

Frank Heemskerk, Research & Innovation Management Services, Overijse, Belgium

Hiroyasu Iso, Osaka University, Japan

Antony Kent, Nottingham Trent University, UK

Judita Kinkorova, Charles-University, Czech Republic

Yoshihiro Kokubo, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Japan

Kurt Krapfenbauer, Medical University of Vienna, Austria

Venkatesh Krishnan, Stanford School of Medicine, USA

Michael Legg, University of New South Wales, Australia

Mihail A. Paltsev, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

Halina Podbielska, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland

Kneginja Richter, Klinikum Nuernberg, Germany

Paolo Roberti di Sarsina, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy

Tamari Rukhadze, Tbilisi State University, Georgia

Niva Shapira, Institute for Nutrition Research, Rabin Center, Israel

Charles Swanton, Cancer Research UK, London Institute, UK

R. Andrew Tasker, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada

Elvar Theodorsson, Linkoping University, Sweden

George T. Tsangaris, Academy of Athens, Greece

Meral Özgüc, Hacettepe University, Turkey 


Managing Editor

Kristina Yeghiazaryan, University of Bonn, Germany  





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  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    EPMA Journal is a journal of predictive, preventive and personalized medicine (PPPM). The paradigm change from delayed interventions to PPPM is an important philosophy in healthcare where the patient is the focus. The journal provides expert viewpoints and research on medical innovations and advanced healthcare using predictive diagnostics, targeted preventive measures and personalized patient treatments.

    Research and review articles are invited on any medical specialty provided the manuscript covers one of the following key perspectives:

    • Predictive medicine (diagnostics).
    • Preventive medicine (targeted preventive measures).
    • Personalized medicine (treatment targeted to the individual needs of the patient).

    The journal covers all areas of predictive, preventive and personalized medicine (PPPM) but also has several special sections:

    • Healthcare and Medical services - Edited by Vincenzo Costigliola
    • Cancer - Edited by Dominic Desiderio and Byong Chul Yoo
    • Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicine - Edited by Paolo Roberti di Sarsina and Wei Wang
    • Diabetes - Edited by Mahmood Mozaffari and Babak Baban
    • Clinical Nutrition, Environment and Health Psychology - Edited by Guglielmo Trovato and Niva Shapira
    • Body Culture and Sport Medicine - Edited by Rostyslav Bubnov and Halina Podbielska
    • Neurological, Neuropsychiatric and Neurodegenerative diseases - Edited by Friedemann Paul and Silvia Mandel
    • Rare Diseases - Edited by Meral Özgüc
    • Cardiovascular Disease - Edited by Hiroyasu Iso and Hans-Peter Brunner-La Rocca
    • Pain Management - Edited by Rostyslav Bubnov
    • Dentistry - Edited by Mahmood Mozaffari
    • Transplantation - Edited by Hele Everaus
    • Translational Medicine - Edited by Anna Chioti and Mikhail Paltsev
    • Information and Communication Technologies - Edited by Heinz Lemke and Michael Legg
    • Innovative Technologies - Edited by Kurt Krapfenbauer and Xianquan Zhan
    • Pharmacogenetics - Edited by Godfrey Grech and Romano Danesi
    • Laboratory Medicine - Edited by Marko Kapalla and Elvar Theodorsson
    • Biobanking and Biopreservation - Edited by Judita Kinkorova
    • Biomarkers - Edited by Suzanne Hagan and Byong Chul Yoo
    • Medical Chemistry - Edited by Jorge Coelho
    • Design - Edited by Antony Kent and Guglielmo Trovato
    • Education - Edited by Ondrej Topolcan
    • Business Models - Edited by Frank Heemskerk
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