Editorial Team

Honorary Editors-in-Chief

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Jie He, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center/National Clinical Research Center for Cancer/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
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Toni Lerut, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Leuven University, Leuven, Belgium

Editor-In-Chief

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Yin Li, MD, PhD, FRCS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Cancer Institute & Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College; National Cancer Center, Beijing, China

Editorial Consultants

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Wayne L. Hofstetter, MD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
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J.J.B. (Jan) van Lanschot, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre and Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
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David Watson, MBBS, MD, PhD, FRACS, FRCSEd (hon), FAHMS

Department of Surgery, Flinders Medical Centre, Bedford Park, South Australia, Australia

Editorial Board

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Abbas E. Abbas

Department of Thoracic Surgery and Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Sami R. Achem, MD, MACG, AGAF, ASGEF, FACP

Departamento de Gastroenterología, Mayo College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
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Marc P. Buise, MD PhD

Department of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Intensive Care, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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Luigi Bonavina, MD, FACS

Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health, Division of General Surgery, University of Milano Medical School, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
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Michael Bouvet, MD, FACS

Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, University of California San Diego, Moores Cancer Center, La Jolla, CA, USA
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Miguel A. Cuesta, MD

Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Vrije University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Robert J. Cerfolio, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCP

Clinical Division of Thoracic Surgery, New York University Langone Health, New York, NY, USA
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Yin-Kai Chao, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou, Taiwan
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Xiaoxin Luke Chen, MD, PhD

Cancer Research Program, Julius L Chamber Biomedical Biotechnology Research Institute, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC, USA
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Tong Chen, MD, PhD

Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
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Philip Wai-yan Chiu, MD(CUHK), MBChB(CUHK), FRCSEd, FCSHK, FHKAM (Surgery)

Department of Surgery, Institute of Digestive Disease, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
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Denis Collet

Department of Digestive Surgery, University Hospital of Bordeaux, Maison du Haut-Lévêque, Bordeaux, France
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Peter W. Dettmar, PhD, CBiol, FSB, FRSPH

Technostics Ltd & RD Biomed Ltd, Castle Hill Hospital, East Yorkshire, UK
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Xavier Benoit D’Journo, MD, PhD, FEBTCS

Aix-Marseille University, Thoracic Surgery Department, North Hospital, Marseille, France
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Guy D. Eslick, DrPH, PhD, MMedStat, MMedSc(Clin Epi), FACE, FFPH

The Whiteley-Martin Research Centre, Discipline of Surgery, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Clinical Building, Nepean Hospital, Penrith, Australia
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Ronnie Fass, MD

The Esophageal and Swallowing Center, Digestive Health Center, MetroHealth Medical System, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
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Peter Grimminger, FEBS (hon.)

Minimalinvasive Surgery and Robotics, Case Observatoin Center for Robotic Esophageal Surgery, Department of General-, Visceral- and Transplant Surgery, University Medical Center Mainz, Mainz, Germany
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Tomasz Grodzki, MD, PhD, FETCS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital for Lung Diseases, Szczecin-Zdunowo, Poland
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Kishore Guda, DVM, PhD

Case Comprehensive Cancer Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
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Mark Hennon, MD, FACS

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY, USA.
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Naoki Hashimoto, MD, PhD

Department of ER, Sanda City Hospital,Hyogo Japan
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Janusz Jankowski, MSc, MD, PhD, AGAF, FRCP, FACG, SFHEA, PGME

RCSI Office of Research & Innovation, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Ardilaun House, Dublin, Ireland
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Biniam Kidane, MD, MSc, FRCSC

Section of Thoracic Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
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Jae Y. Kim, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, CA, USA
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Kazuo Koyanagi, MD, PhD

Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Tokai University School of Medicine, Isehara, Japan
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Chia-Chuan Liu, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Koo-Foundation Sun Yat-sen Cancer Center, Taipei, Taiwan
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Lars Ragnar Lundell, MD, PhD

Department of Clinical Sciences, Intervention and Technology (CLINTEC), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; Department of Surgery, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark
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Hiroshi Makino MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Nippon Medical School, Tama-Nagayama Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
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Christopher R. Morse, MD

Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
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Dania Nachira, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario "A. Gemelli", IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
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Magnus Nilsson

Division of Surgery, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
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Alejandro Nieponice MD, PhD

Esophageal Division, Hospital Universitario Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Soji Ozawa, MD, DMSc, FACS

Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Tokai University School of Medicine, Isehara, Japan
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Ikenna C. Okereke, MD, FACS

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
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Marco G. Patti, MD

Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
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Alexander W Phillips, MD, MA, FRCSEd, FFSTEd, FHEA

Northern Oesophagogastric Unit, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle University NHS Foundation Trust Hospitals, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
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Jianjun Qin, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China
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John V. Reynolds, PhD

Trinity Translational Medicine Institute, Department of Surgery, Trinity College Dublin and St. James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
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Vignesh Raman, MD

Department of Surgery, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC, USA
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Riccardo Rosati

Gastrointestinal Surgery, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
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Jari V. Räsänen, MD, PhD

Department of Esophageal and Thoracic Surgery, Heart and Lung Center, Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
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Inderpal (Netu) S. Sarkaria, MD, FACS

Thoracic Service, Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
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Francisco Schlottmann, MD, MPH

Department of Surgery, Hospital Alemán of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Sebastian F. Schoppmann, MD

Department of Surgery, Upper-GI-Service, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
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Franco Stella, MD, PhD

Thoracic Surgery, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
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Yuji Tachimori, MD

Department of Surgery, Kawasaki Saiwai Hospital, Kawasaki, Japan
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Sarah K. Thompson, MD, PhD, FRACS, FRCSC

Department of Surgery, Flinders Medical Centre & Flinders University, Bedford Park, South Australia, Australia
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Abraham Wu, MD

Department of Radiation Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
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Ming-Ho Wu, MD

Department of Surgery, Tainan Municipal Hospital, Show Chwan Medical Care Corporation, Tainan, Taiwan
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Tomonori Yano

Department of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan
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Xuchen Zhang, MD, PhD

Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology, Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
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Bruno Zilberstein MD, PhD, TCBCD, ECBC, FACS

Gastrointestinal Surgery Division, Department of Gastroenterology, Cancer Institute, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Managing Editor

Grace S. Li

Editorial Office, Annals of Esophagus

Corresponding Editor

Skylar F. Gao

Editorial Office, Annals of Esophagus

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 Editor

Melanie C. He

Editorial Office, Annals of Esophagus

Academic Editors

AOE 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.