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Our international team of research leaders combine both research expertise and publication know-how. Our team has a shared focus on innovative thinking, which is evident through our dedication to providing clients with the most cutting-edge solutions, services, and ideas available today. Contact us to talk about your research project or ideas.

Edanz Science Director

Dr Daniel McGowan

PhD Molecular Neuroscience, University of Auckland

Neurosciences Biostatistics Biostatistics Biostatistics Biostatistics

Dr McGowan was an Associate Editor of Nature Reviews Neuroscience, before joining Edanz in 2006. Prior to working in the publishing industry, Dr McGowan was a Senior Scientist at the University of Cambridge, UK and a Marie Curie Research Fellow at the Babraham Institute, also in Cambridge. He has more than ten years of post-doctoral and post-graduate laboratory experience in the areas of neurodegenerative diseases, molecular and cellular biology, protein biochemistry, proteomics and genomics. Daniel is a member of ISMPP and is a Certified Medical Publications Professional.

  • A seasoned researcher and author with a broad range of expertise, Daniel oversees our entire solutions and services program to ensure that our customers receive the most creative and innovative solutions possible.

250+ publications

Dr Tim Spelman

PhD Molecular Neuroscience, University of Auckland

Public Health Health Services Neurosciences Biostatistics

Our top biostatistician, Dr. Spelman, uses advanced methods to solve clinical epidemiology and health research problems. He is especially creative, developing novel methods for analyzing time-to-event data and assessing treatment effects.

  • One of the world’s leading registry/real-world data analysis and pharmaco-epidemiologists
  • Authored or co-authored over 250 publications

A creative thinker and sought after speaker

Dr Nikki March

PhD Cancer Biochemistry and Cell Biology, University of Cambridge

Oncology Biochemistry Cell Biology Immunology Physiology

Dr March is a cancer biologist with special interests in cell signaling, intestinal oncology and cancer stem cells. Dr March's has focused on the application of innovative models to identify and characterize novel driver genes in colorectal cancer and is currently a Senior Bioscientist at the Paterson Institute for Cancer Research in Manchester, UK, where she investigates novel oncology drug targets.

  • A creative thinker and sought-after speaker
  • Notable publications include a first-author paper in Nature Genetics

Creative, award-winning scientist

Dr Mislav Jelakovic

PhD Molecular Neuroscience, University of Auckland

Cardiorespiratory Medicine Oncology Clinical Sciences Haematology

Dr Jelaković is currently a Gastroenterology and Hepatology resident at the University Hospital Center Zagreb, Croatia, where he is training in cardiology, immunology, hematology, gastroenterology, and hepatology. His areas of expertise also include biostatistics and epidemiology. He is currently working toward his PhD in Biomedicine and Health, and his doctoral research is focused on carcinogenesis of colorectal cancer in patients diagnosed with both primary sclerosing cholangitis and ulcerative colitis.

  • Creative scientist and the recipient of both Dean’s and Chancellor’s awards for best scientific paper at the University of Zagreb

Muliple award-winner

Dr Ayhan Atmanli

MD Medicine,
Heidelberg University

Biochemistry Cell Biology Biomedical Engineering Physiology

Dr Atmanli is a biomedical engineer and physician-scientist with expertise in developmental biology, tissue engineering, and human pluripotent stem cells. He obtained his PhD from Tufts University and has since published work in journals including Cell Reports, Development, and Advanced Healthcare Materials.

  • Ayhan's creative scientific work has won numerous awards including a competitive pre-doctoral fellowship from the American Heart Association and two Jump Start awards from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).

Extensive cross-diciplinary experience

Dr Sarina Iwabuchi

PhD Molecular Neuroscience, University of Auckland

Neurosciences Psycology Pharmacology Pharmaceutical Sciences

Dr Iwabuchi has 15 years of research experience in the field of psychology, with specific expertise in neuroimaging, psychiatry, mental health, and chronic pain. Most recently, she has been involved in a clinical trial examining the efficacy of transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of depression using functional MRI, MR spectroscopy, and diffusion-weighted imaging.

  • Highly creative and experienced in developing scientific content in a range of fields including cognitive neuroscience, psychiatry, and psychopharmacology