The European Medical Journal Editorial Board is composed of internationally renowned health experts, academics and clinicians. Regular contact with board members ensures that all comments, guidance and suggestions are received and handled appropriately.

Editor-in-Chief: Prof Jörg Huber

Professor of Health Sciences and Deputy Director, Research Design Service South East; Centre for Health Research, School of Health Sciences, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK.

Dr Mohammad Alhadj Ali

Lecturer in Diabetes and Endocrinology, Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK.

Dr Muthuswamy Balasubramanyam

Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Madras Diabetes Research Foundation (MDRF), Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centre, Gopalapuram, Chennai, India.

Prof Henning Beck-Nielsen

Professor and Chief Physician, Department of Endocrinology, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark; Council member of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (2012-2015), Head and Chairman of the Board of the Danish Diabetes Academy, Chairman of the steering committee of the Danish Centre for Strategic Research in Type 2 Diabetes – DD2; Awarded the Order of the Dannebrog (2013), the Paul Langerhans Medal (2013), and the Jeppe and Ovita Juhl’s Honorary Award (2010).

Prof Ellen Blaak

Professor of Physiology of fat metabolism, Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School of Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands.

Dr Jonathan Bodansky

Consultant Physician in General Internal Medicine and Diabetes, Leeds Teaching Hospitals; Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK.

Dr Martijn Brouwers

Internist-endocrinologist, Department of Internal Medicine, Division Endocrinology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands.

Mrs Anne-Marie Felton

“President, Foundation of European Nurses in Diabetes, Newcastle upon Tyne; Vice President, Diabetes UK, London, UK; Former Vice President, the International Diabetes Federation, Brussels, Belgium; Chair, Organising Committee IDF World Diabetes Congress Vancouver 2015; Trustee, Alliance for European Diabetes Research (EURADIA); Honorary member, European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD).

Prof Dr Baptist Gallwitz

Professor of Medicine, Outpatient Clinic for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism; Vice Chair, Department of Internal Medicine IV, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany.

Dr Gijs Goossens

Associate Professor, Department of Human Biology, NUTRIM School of Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands.

Dr Yehuda Handelsman

Medical Director and Principal Investigator, Metabolic Institute of America, Tarzana, California; Past President, American College of Endocrinology, Jacksonville, Florida, USA.

Prof Şehnaz Karadeniz

Professor of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology Dept. of Istanbul Florence Nightingale Hospital; Teaching Faculty, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Medical Faculty of Istanbul Science University, Istanbul, Turkey; Founding Member and Member of the Board of Trustees of the Turkish Diabetes Foundation; Chair, International Diabetes Federation European Region.

Dr Lorenzo Pasquali

Junior Group Leader, Department of Endocrinology, Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital and Research Institute, and Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain; Member of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes, Italian Society of Human Genetics, Spanish Diabetes Society, Catalan Diabetes Society; Awarded the Rising Star EFSD Award (2014).

Ms Anne Phillips

Senior Lecturer in Diabetes Care, Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York; Volunteer, Diabetes UK, London, UK; QIC Outstanding Diabetes Educator Award 2014, mQueens Nurse, 2016, National Teaching Fellow, 2016.

Dr Dario Rahelic

Assistant Professor, Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Clinical Pharmacology, Dubrava University Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia.

Dr Sampathkumar Rangasamy

Research Assistant Professor, Neurgenomics Division, Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), Phoenix, AZ, USA.

Dr David J Simmons

Professor of Medicine, Western Sydney University and Campbelltown Hospital, Campbelltown, Australia; Professorial Fellow, University of Melbourne, Melbourne; Visiting Professor, University of Örebro, Sweden.

Prof Dr Coen Stehouwer

Professor of Medicine and Chair, Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands.

Prof Nikolaos Tentolouris

Diabetes Center, 1st Department of Propaedeutic and Internal Medicine, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Laiko General Hospital, Athens, Greece.

Prof Dr Vilma Urbančič-Rovan

Head of the Diabetes Unit, University Medical Centre Ljubljana, and Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia; Founding member of the Diabetic Foot Study Group of the European Association of the Study of Diabetes, Secretary of the Slovenian Endocrine Association, Coordinator of the Slovenian Diabetic Foot Working Group, Member of the programme committee of the EASD (2004), and Member of the International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot.

Dr Simon Williams

Senior Lecturer in Public Health, Faculty of Life Sciences and Education, University of South Wales, Pontypridd, UK.