Robert Rapaport, MD, is professor of pediatrics and chief of the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He holds the Emma Elizabeth Sullivan Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Chair at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr Rapaport is a long-time member of the Pediatric Endocrine Society, the Endocrine Society, and the Growth Hormone Research Society and has served in various capacities in these organizations. He is an elected member of the American Pediatric Society. Dr Rapaport is also active in both the American Diabetes Association and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. He has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, the Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism, Pediatric Endocrinology Reviews, and other publications. Currently, he is a senior editor of Endocrine Connections and the Journal of Diabetes, among others. He has published numerous peer-reviewed publications, chapters, and reviews and more recently served as editor of several editions of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America dedicated to Pediatric endocrinology.
Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes
Professor Mehmet Emre Atabek has completed his Ph.D. at the age of 37 years from Erciyes University and postdoctoral studies from Selcuk University School of Meram Medicine. He is the director of Pediatric Endocrinology, a premier pediatric endocrinolgy and diabetology service organization. He has published more than 140 papers in reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of repute. He has been interested in searching metabolic problems of obese children in most of his articles. His articles have been cited more than 1500 citations by another article in Web of Science so far. He continues to work as head of the Department of Pedaitric Endocrinolgy, Necmettin Erbakan University.
Dr. Nagendra Prasad is an experienced Ophthalmologist based in Patna, where he practices at the Buddha Eye and Lasik Laser Centre (Kankarbagh), which is a centre of excellence for phaco, retina, glaucoma and diabetic eye care.Areas of specialization include cataract (MICS), LASIK, glaucoma and treatment of retinal disorders. He is currently Secretary of the Patna Ophthalmic Club, and also a life member of several regional and national ophthalmological associations.
Christina Yuen Ki Leung has completed two Bachelor’s degrees in England, BSc Management Sciences degree followed by the BPharm Pharmacy degree. Following the registration as a Pharmacist in the UK, she has worked in different London Teaching Hospitals for 16 years. In the last 12 years in UK, she has specialized in Pediatrics (especially in PICU and Pediatric Liver), Obstetrics and Gynecology. She published two articles relating to drugs use in pediatric liver diseases in the UK Children Liver Diseases Magazine. She is also a Registered Pharmacist in Hong Kong. Since 2012, she has been working as the Senior Pharmacist (Clinical Pharmacy in Charge) at the HKU-SZH in China. She is also the Honorary Tutor at the University of Hong Kong. She delivers lectures to the Master and Undergraduate Pharmacy students relating to drugs use in Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Javier Fiz Perez is a Professor of Psychology at the European University of Rome where he cooperates as Co-Director of the Laboratory of Applied Business and Health). He is also Member of the Board of Coaching Teachers (RENACOP)- Italy; graduated in Philosophy, Psychology and Social Bioethics, obtaining specialization in Executive Business Administration (EMBA) after his PhD in Social Bioethics. He is a Member of the Advisory Board of the Academic Senate of the Accademia Tiberina. Professor Fiz Perez is Coordinator of the Scientific Committee of The International School of Economics and Ethics (Italy) and collaborates with the International Academy for Economic and Social Development (AISES), for which he has been Vice President for Spain and Latin America.