Editorial Team

Editorial Board


Dr. Edward Eremugo Luka, MBBS, MScIH, HHH Fellow

Physician and public health specialist, South Sudan

Founding President of the South Sudan Doctors’ Association.


Dr Eluzai Abe Hakim MB.Ch.B, FRCP(Edin), FRCP, DTM&H

Department of Adult Medicine & Rehabilitation, St Mary’s Hospital, Newport, UK 

Honorary International Adviser to the Royal College of Physicians London on South Sudan, Committee member of the Gordon Memorial College Trust Fund.

Dr Wani Mena, MBchB, MMed (Ophth), MSc ClinEpi, Cert CEH

Department of Ophthalmology, Juba Teaching Hospital, South Sudan

Director of the Institute of Ophthalmology and a member of the College of Ophthalmology for East, Central and Southern Africa


Dr Charles Ochero Cornelio Langoya, MBBS, MSc (TMID), MSc (Internal Medicine), MPH, PGDipHIV, HCMTC, MRCP (UK)

Subspecialist registrar in clinical haematology St. James’ University Hospital, Leeds, UK.

Dr Charles Saki Bakheit, PhD

Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics at the Sultan Qaboos University in the Sultanate of Oman, previously Associate Professor and Secretary for Academic Affairs in University of Juba.

Dr (Mrs) Ayat Constantine Jervase MBBS

Deputy Director for HIV/AIDS/STIs Surveillance, HIV/AIDS/STIs Division in the Directorate of Community & Public Health at the Ministry of Health in Juba. 

Dr John Adwok, MBBS, MMED(Surg.), FCS(ECSA), FRCS(Edin.), FACS, PhD.

Consultant General & Endocrine Surgeon, Kenya and South Sudan

Chairman of the South Sudan General Medical Council

Professor James Gita Hakim MBChB, MMed, MMedSci, FRCP(UK), DSc(HC) PGDipHPE

Professor of Medicine at the University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences.



Dr David Tibbutt

Past Adviser for Continuing Medical Education in Uganda, Editor of the "Uganda CME Newsletter" and Visiting Physician to Kitovu Hospital, Uganda and Kirambi Health Centre, Rwanda. Based in UK.



Ann Burgess, BSc Nutrition, MPH

Nutritionist and editor working from Scotland.



Dr James Ayrton BM EDIC MFICM 

Specialty Doctor in Critical Care and Anaesthesia, Poole, UK.

Lead of the team designing, implementing and developing the website.

Gore Lolaku Loro

Webmaster, Cambridge and South Sudan

Journal Identifiers

eISSN: 2309-4613
print ISSN: 2309-4605