Amir R. Jalilian Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Vienna (Austria)
Prof. Amir R. Jalilian has a PharmD. degree (1995), a PhD degree in Radiopharmacy (2000) followed by Postdoctoral fellowships from the University of Alberta, Canada and Yale School of Medicine, CT, USA. Until 2015, he was active in the development of new radiopharmaceuticals leading to the completion of clinical trials and the marketing of six radiopharmaceuticals. He has published around 300 scientific papers in peer-viewed journals and five books in various languages and supervised more than 50 MSc and PhD thesis. In 2015, he joined the Nuclear Sciences and Application Department, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Vienna Headquarters, Austria as a Radioisotope/Radiopharmaceutical Chemist. He is leading four IAEA international Collaborated Research Projects (CRP) on the topic of radioisotope and radiopharmaceutical production.
Sombat Muengtaweepongsa Faculty of Medicine Thammasat University Bangkok (Thailand)
Dr.Sombat Muengtaweepongsa received his MD degree from the Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand. And Dr. Muengtaweepongsa completed clinical fellowship training in Cerebrovascular and Critical care Neurology at the Saint Louis University, Missouri, USA. Dr. Muengtaweepongsa pursued an Academic career at the Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, as Associate Professor, Head of the Neurology Division (2008 - 2011), Chairman of the Department of Medicine (2011 – 2018) and Associate Dean for Research Affairs (2018-now). Dr. Muengtaweepongsa established the Stroke Fast Track and Stroke Unit (2008 - now) at Thammasat University Hospital where he served in Executive Director, Department Head positions focusing on stroke/CNS, thrombosis and targeted temperature management (TTM). Dr. Muengtaweepongsa is acknowledged for a pioneer of Stroke Network and Therapeutic Hypothermia for the treatment of Post-Cardiac Arrest and Critical Neurologic Conditions in Thailand. Dr. Muengtaweepongsa is listed on 2 patents, more than 20 edited books and authored and co-authored over 100 publications of which over 80 published in peer-reviewed scientific professional journals. Dr. Muengtaweepongsa served on editorial boards of many scientific journals (Journal of Interventional Neuroradiology, Frontiers in Neurology, World journal of Methodology). In the past 5 years, Dr. Muengtaweepongsa's work focused on research areas in Cerebrovascular and Critical care Neurology particularly targeted temperature management and stroke.
Andrea Ciarmiello Chief of Nuclear Medicine Unit and Imaging Department S. Andrea Hospital La Spezia (Italy) Biography
Biography of Andrea Ciarmiello
Andrea Ciarmiello graduated from the Universitá Federico II Medical School (Napoli, ITALY) in 1983. He was trained in Nuclear Medicine at Molinette University (Torino, ITALY) obtaining a Specialist Degree in 1987. Then followed by training in Diagnostic Radiology at Seconda Università di Napoli completed in 2001. His main research interests are in oncology and neurology and in the last years he worked on novel deep learning model and radiomic applied to molecular images. From 2009 to 2012 and from 2018 to date he is the head of the Diagnostic Imaging Department of S. Andrea Hospital.
Current Radiopharmaceuticals was launched in 2008 with the assistance of Dr. Sean L. Kitson who served as the Editor-in-Chief of the journal till 2021. The current Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Dr. Andrea Ciarmiello, took charge of the journal from June 2021.