Editorial board

The Eurosurveillance editorial board is composed of 17 associate editors and 37 editorial advisors.

The associate editors are internationally renowned and active experts in the fields of public health and clinical medicine with expertise in infectious diseases, laboratory research and diagnostics and mathematical modelling.

Our editorial advisors serve as contacts in the 28 European Union (EU) countries as well as Norway, Iceland and the EU candidate and potential candidate countries. They also help us maintain close ties to our authors and reviewers. The editorial board members meet in person once a year and provide ongoing advice between meetings. Board members serve for a period of three years which can be extended.

Find short biographies on the members of our editorial board here.

Associate Editors

Tommi Asikainen, The Scientific Institute of Public Health (WIV-ISP), Brussels, Belgium

Magnus Boman, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden

Mike Catchpole, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), Stockholm, Sweden

Natasha Crowcroft, Public Health Ontario and University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Christian Drosten, Charité Berlin, Germany

Karl Ekdahl, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), Stockholm, Sweden

Johan Giesecke, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

David Heymann, Public Health England and London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Irena Klavs, National Institute of Public Health, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Karl Kristinsson, Landspitali University Hospital and University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Daniel Lévy-Bruhl, Santé publique France, Paris, France

Jacob Moran-Gilad, Ministry of Health, Jerusalem and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel

Chantal Reusken, Centre for Infectious Disease Control of the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, the Netherlands

Panayotis T. Tassios, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Hélène Therre, Santé publique France, Paris, France

Henriette de Valk, Santé publique France, Paris, France

Sylvie van der Werf, Pasteur Institute and University Paris Diderot, Paris, France

Editorial Advisors 

Albania: to be nominated

Austria: Maria Paulke-Korinek, Ministry of Health and Women’s Affairs, Vienna

Belgium: Koen de Schrijver, Flemish Agency of Public Health, Antwerp and Tinne Lernout, Scientific Institute of Public Health, Brussels

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Nina Rodić Vukmir, Public Health Institute of the Republic of Srpska, Banja Luka

Bulgaria: Iva Christova, National Center of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Sofia

Croatia: Sanja Kurečić Filipović, Croatian National Institute of Public Health, Zagreb

Cyprus: Maria Koliou, Directorate of Medical and Public Health Services, Nicosia

Czech Republic: Jan Kynčl, National Institute of Public Health, Prague

Denmark: Peter Henrik Andersen, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen

Estonia: to be nominated

Finland: Outi Lyytikäinen, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki

France: Valérie Colombani-Cocuron, Santé publique France, Paris, France

Germany: Jamela Seedat, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin

Greece: Rengina Vorou, Hellenic Center for Diseases Control and Prevention, Athens

Hungary: Ágnes Hajdu, National Center for Epidemiology, Budapest

Iceland: Gudrun Sigmundsdottir, Directorate of Health, Reykjavik

Ireland: Joan O Donnell, Health Protection Surveillance Centre, Dublin

Italy: Paola De Castro, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome

Kosovo under UN Security Council Resolution 1244: to be nominated

Latvia: Dzintars Mozgis, Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Riga

Lithuania: Saulius Caplinskas, Director of the Centre for Communicable Diseases and AIDS, Vilnius

Luxembourg: Thérèse Staub, Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Malta: Tanya Melillo Fenech, Superintendence of Public Health, Ministry of Health, The Elderly and Community Care, Msida

Montenegro: Senad Begić, Institute for Public Health of Montenegro, Podgorica

Netherlands: Barbara Schimmer, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven

North Macedonia: to be nominated

Norway: Emily MacDonald, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo

Poland: Malgorzata Sadkowska-Todys, National Institute of Public Health – National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw

Portugal: Paulo Jorge Nogueira, Directorate General of Health, Lisbon

Romania: Daniela Pitigoi, National Institute for Infectious Diseases ‘Prof.Dr.Matei Bals’, Bucharest

Serbia: to be nominated

Slovakia: Lukáš Murajda, Public Health Authority of the Slovak Republic, Bratislava

Slovenia: to be nominated

Spain: Josefa Masa Calles, Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid

Sweden: Anders Wallensten, Folkhälsomyndigheten, Stockholm

Turkey: Fehminaz Temel, Public Health Institution of Turkey, Ankara

United Kingdom: Nick Phin, Public Health England, London

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe: Masoud Dara, Division of Health Emergencies & Communicable Diseases, WHO/Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark  

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