University of West Attica | Greece
Yiannis Koumpouros (BSc, MSc, MBA, PhD) is an Ass. Professor in the University of West Attica, Department of Informatics and Computer Engineering. Specialized in health informatics, e-health, telemedicine, assistive technologies, rehabilitation, users satisfaction assessment, and strategic management. Expert for the European Commission in the e-health and m-health sectors, and evaluator of numerous R&D projects. Top-level managerial experience in the private and public healthcare sector (chairman of hospitals, member of the board of directors, business development and strategic management director, etc.). Chairman of several committees in the Ministry of Development. Regular member of the Consultative Technical Council (Ministry of Internal Public Administration and Decentralisation), etc. He has published more than 70 papers in reputed journals and conferences and has been serving as an editorial board member of repute. He has participated in more than 50 R&D funded projects in the field of healthcare and ICTs.
Visayas State University | Philippines
Joel Rey U. Acob is a Nursing faculty at Visayas State University in the Philippines. He is in-charge of the Research and Extension program of the college while handling major courses in nursing, management and leadership. He too is actively engaged in research works and publications in his university. He serves as editor in chief of an International Journal for Nursing based in Indonesia. At present, he authored a book in conducting basic research and is a sought after speaker both local and abroad. Presently, his works focus on gerontology through his development of the first Philippine-based elderly abuse assessment tool.
Croatian Institute of Public Health | Croatia
Danijela Stimac Grbic, MD, PhD, is Head of Department for Mental Health and Addiction Prevention at the Croatian Institute of Public Health, and Associate professor at the Department of Social Medicine and Organization of Healthcare at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb. She is also Professor at postgraduate university study of Public Health, Epidemiology and School medicine. She is Croatian focal point for alcohol, and Croatian representative in The Committee on National Alcohol Policy and Action (CNAPA). Prof. Štimac Grbi? was RTA Couterpat at EU Twinning project “Ensuring optimal health care for people with mental disorders”, conducted from 2016-2017., by Trimbos Institute Netherland and Ministry of Health, Croatia. She published numerous scientific papers in international and Croatians journals. Prof Štimac is currently involved in the scientific research project of the University of Zagreb "Analysis of Child and Youth Injuries Patterns from 1995 to 2017", and as researcher for Croatia on Horison 2020” Recover E” scientific project.
Socioeconomic Researcher | Malaysia
Dr. Uqbah Iqbal is a Socioeconomic Researcher at Research for Social Advancement. Winning Second Place in Malaysian Historical Essay Writing Competition 2013, he was the recipient of Research University Fellowship Scheme, Graduate on Time Award and Outstanding Student Award from Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities as well as the Youngest Ph.D. in History Holder and the only Malaysian achieved a Ph.D. in History in conjunction with the 43rd Convocation of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. He's authoring notable books/ebooks such as The Historical Development of the Malay Nationalism Before Independence, The Historical Development of the Malay Society Economic Nature During Pre-Colonial Era, The Historical Development of British Investment in Malaya Before the Second World War, The Historical Development of Foreign Investment in the Formation of the Malaysian Economy and Sejarah Pemikiran Pandang Ke Timur: Kepentingan Jepun Dalam Pembangunan Sosio-Ekonomi Malaysia (1906-1980). His publications have appeared in a wide range of international and national journals such as TAWARIKH, SUSURGALUR, Management and Administrative Sciences Review, Social and Basic Sciences Research Review, Jurnal Kemanusiaan, Jurnal Sejarah, Jurnal Pengajian Melayu, Jebat, International Journal of Social Science and Humanities Research, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences, Asian Social Science and Geografia. He's also actively in the editorial board such as Asian Social Science, International Journal of Art and Literature, International Journal of Archaeology and History, American Journal of Social Sciences, Asia Pacific Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, History Research and Pratidhwani the Echo. Through his involvement as a reviewer with the Nonfiction Authors Association, 15 of his reviewed books received Awards.
Leeds Beckett University | United Kingdom
Divine Charura, is an academic and counselling psychologist with the British Psychological Society, and Adult Psychotherapist. He many has years of various work experience working in diverse public health and health promotion, psychiatric/clinical and therapeutic settings including the UK National Health Service (NHS), and psychology private practice in England. He has a passion for public health psychology and his interests are in working with marginalised populations (such as refugees), and on the impact of bio-psycho-social determinants on health. His areas of current research include working with complex psychological distress, trauma, mental wellbeing as well as working with affective disorders such as anxiety, depression. He has co-authored and edited numerous books in counselling and psychotherapy. Divine is a lover of photography, art, music and outdoor pursuits.
Federal University of Sao Paulo | Brazil
Paola Okuda is an Occupational Therapist. She has done her Post doctoral research at the Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology at the Federal University of Sao Paulo, Paulista Medical School- UNIFESP. PhD in Sciences by the Department of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology at the Federal University of Sao Paulo- Paulista Medical School- UNIFESP. Master in Speech Therapy from the Faculty of Philosophy and Sciences - UNESP - Marilia. Special Education Specialist from the University of South Wales.