Editorial Board

Chairperson

Majid Reza Farrokhi

Areas of Interest: Simulation, Virtual Reality, Virtual Learning M.D., Professor, Neurosurgery, Dean of Virtual School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

farokhimsums.ac.ir
0000-0003-1252-3215

Editor-in-Chief

Nahid Zarifsanaiey

Areas of Interest: Technology-Enhanced Learning (TEL), Medical Education, E-assessment, Virtual Patient Ph.D., Associate Professor of distance educational planning, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran

sanaieynsums.ac.ir
0000-0002-1297-8271

Executive Assistant

Sasan Bassirat

Virtual School, Comprehensive Center of Excellence for Electronic Learning in Medical Sciences, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

ijvlmssums.ac.ir

Editorial Board

Soleiman Ahmady

Clinical Simulation, Learning Analytics, E-assessment, Academic Integrity, Technology-Enhanced Learning MD, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medical Education, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

soleiman.ahmadysbmu.ac.ir
0000-0003-0551-6068

Mohammad Attaran

Ph.D., Senior Lecturer, Department of Curriculum and Instructional Technology, Faculty of Education, University of Malaya, Malaysia

attaranum.edu.my
0000-0002-5220-801X

Badrul Khan

Ph.D., Independent E-learning consultant, Washington D.C., USA

BadrulKhan.com
etlkhangwu.edu

Nilufar Baghaei

Ph.D. in computer sciences, Auckland Unitec, New Zealand

nbaghaeiunitec.ac.nz

Kamran Bagheri Lankarani

M.D., Professor of Internal Medicine, Chairman of Health Policy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran

lankaransums.ac.ir
0000-0002-7524-9017

Abbas Bazargan

Areas of Interest: Assessment of Quality in Higher Education with Emphasis on E-learning, Application of Qualitative and Mixed Methods in Research, Pedagogy in E-learning Ph.D., Professor of Educational Research and Evaluation, Faculty of Psychology and Education, University of Tehran, Iran

abbas.bazargangmail.com

Shoaleh Bigdeli

Specialty/Areas of Interest Gamification, Simulation, Curriculum, E-learning, Educational Technology, Philosophy of Education, Qualitative Research Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences (IUMS), Tehran, Iran

bigdeli.shiums.ac.ir
0000-0001-9672-2726

Jen-Chia Chang

Ph.D., Professor, Graduate Institute of Vocational & Technological Education
National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan

jc5839mail.ntut.edu.tw
0000-0002-7082-6022

Mehran Farajollahi

Ph.D., Professor of educational sciences, Payam Noor University, Tehran, Iran

farajollahimyahoo.com
0000-0002-8755-1117

Gi-Zen Liu

Specialty/Areas of Interest: Digital Language Learning, Mobile and Context-aware Ubiquitous Learning, Online Writing Tutorials PhD, Instructional Systems Technology, Indiana University Bloomington, Distinguished Professor, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

gizenmail.ncku.edu.tw
0000-0002-1592-6717

Mohammad Hadi Imanieh

MD, Professor of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

imaniehmsums.ac.ir
0000-0003-4610-0413

Fanny Klett

Specialty/Areas of Interest: Intelligent ICT for learning and education, decision support, interoperability and security of data, technology standardization, (open innovation and knowledge management). Ph.D. in Electronic Media Technology, German Workforce ADL Partnership Laboratory, Germany

fanny.kletttu-ilmenau.de

Asha Singh Kanwar

Speciality/Areas of Interest: Educational Technology, Quality, Gender. President & CEO
Commonwealth of Learning
Promoting Learning for Sustainable Development, Canada

akanwarcol.org

Mohammad Bagher Larijani

MD, FACE, Professor of Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, Representative of the Minister of Health and Medical Education in the Development of Medical Schools Council, Tehran, Iran

emrctums.ac.ir
0000-0001-5386-7597

Manoosh Mehrabi

Specialty/Areas of Interest: Instructional Design, Systematic Reviews, e-Learning Tools & Technologies, Content Development. Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Distance Educational Planning, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran

mehrabimasums.ac.ir
0000-0002-2024-9415

Mahsa Mohaghegh

Areas of Interest: Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing, Natural Language Processing, Pattern Recognition and Data Mining, Computer System Security, Software Engineering, Data Structures, Ubiquitous Computing, Computer Communications Networks, Neurocognitive Patterns and Neural Networks, Education Ph.D., Information Technology and Software Engineering Department, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand

mahsa.mohagheghaut.ac.nz
0000-0003-2228-8300

Rita Mojtahedzadeh

Specialty/Areas of Interest: E-Learning, Instructional Design MD, MPH, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of distance educational planning, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran

r_mojtahedzadehtums.ac.ir
0000-0003-4560-6973

Gholam Ali Montazer

Ph.D., Associate Professor of Information Technology, School of Engineering, Tarbiat Modares University, Iran

montazermodares.ac.ir
0000-0003-2866-2930

Nasser Ostad

Ph.D., Professor in Toxicology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran

ostadnastums.ac.ir
0000-0002-5476-8010

Karim Qayumi

MD, PhD, FRCSC, Professor of Surgery Director, Center of Excellence for Simulation Education and Innovation, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

karim.qayumiubc.ca

John Sandars

Areas of Interest: Application of self-regulated learning and metacognition, Use of technology and the evaluation of teaching and training interventions M.D.M.Sc, Professor of Medical Education, Edge Hill University Medical School, Room H 207 Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicicine, Edge Hill University St Helens Road, Ormskirk L39 4QP, UK

john.sandarsedgehill.ac.uk
01695 584515
0000-0003-3930-387X

Mahmoud Tara

MD. Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Health Informatics, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Iran

tarammums.ac.ir

Farhad Seraji

Specialty: e-learning, multimedia content, serious game, formative assessment Ph.D., Associate Professor of curriculum development, Bu Ali University of Hamadan, Iran

fserajibasu.ac.ir
0000-0003-1479-5919

Abdol Hosein Sarrafzadeh

Ph.D., Professor of computer science, Head of Department of Computing, Unitec, New Zealand

hsarrafzadehunitec.ac.nz
0000-0003-0816-589X

Afsaneh Sharif

Specialty/Areas of Interest: Quality of Online Learning, Inclusive/Accessible Design, Peer Review of Online Teaching, and Community Based Learning Ph.D., Faculty Liaison, Projects and Faculty Partnerships, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver Canada

afsaneh.sharifubc.ca

Janet Grant

Areas of Interest: Curriculum, Regulation, Learning Theory Ph.D., Professor Emerita of Education in Medicine, The Open University, UK

janetcenmedic.net
0000-0002-7643-4417

Zahra Karimian

Higher Education and New Technologies, E-Learning and Medical Education, Blended Learning, Gamification Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Higher education administration, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran

karimiansums.ac.ir
0000-0002-5631-6448

Yuriy Melnyk

Specialty: Education, Psychology Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy in Pedagogy, Associate Professor, Founder/Chairman of the Board, Kharkiv regional public organization «Culture of Health» and Director of Social-Psychological Center of Kharkiv Regional Public Organization «Culture of Health», Ukraine

ybm.officegmail.com
0000-0002-8527-4638

LANCY D’SOUZA

Head & Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychology Maharaja’s College, University of Mysore Mysore – 570 005. INDIA.

lancyuomgmail.com

Omid Fatemi

E-learning, Information Technology, Learning Analytics, Interactive Content Ph.D., Assistant Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran

ofatemiut.ac.ir
0000-0001-9654-0607

Ali Akbar Safavi

PhD., Currently: Visiting Professor in TU Dresden, Germany. Professor of Systems and Control Engineering and IT Expert, Dept. of Power and Control Engineering, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Shiraz University, Iran

safavishirazu.ac.ir
0000-0002-2265-8300

Kim Holmberg

Ph.D., Senior Researcher, Research Unit for the Sociology of Education, University of Turku, Finland. Honorary Research Fellow, University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom. Title of Docent, Åbo Akademi University, Finland

kim.j.holmbergutu.fi

Osman Sadeck

Technology Integrated Learning; ICTs in Education MEd (e-Learning): University of Technology Sydney, Australia, DTech: Informatics (e-Learning): Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa. Research field: ICTs in education with a specific focus on e-Learning

osadeckgmail.com
0000-002-4887-6744

V G Talawar

Ph.D., Former Vice Chancellor, University of Mysore. Professor, Dept. of Studies in Library and Information Science, University of Mysore, India

vgtalawargmail.com

Shabih H Zaidi

Chancellor of Al- Sadiq International University(NJ) and NHS - England.

shzaidihotmail.co.uk

Saeed Khazaie

Health Information Technology Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.

saeed.khazaiemng.mui.ac.ir

Alam Sher Malik

Professor of Paediatrics and Medical Educationist; International Medical School; Management and Science University, Malaysia

alamshermalikhotmail.com

Shahid Hassan

Areas of Interest: Teaching and Learning Methods, Assessment and Evaluation, Innovation in Online T&L inclusive of Technology and Pedagogy, Workplace Clinical Teaching and Assessment, Faculty Development, Health Profession Education, Quantitative Research in T&L and on Clinical side, Head and Neck and Thyroid Cancer research. Professor of Otorhinolaryngology, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, IMU Center for Education (ICE), International Medical University, Malaysia

shahidhassanimu.edu.my
0000-0003-2982-660x

Isabel Stabile

Director, International School for Foundation Studies and Medical Foundation Programme, University of Malta

isabel.stabileum.edu.mt

Süleyman Yildiz

MD, PhD, AFAMEE, Pediatrician, Past AMEE Executive Committee Member, Turkey

www.yildizsuleyman.com
emailyildizsuleyman.com

Gohar Wajid

MBBS, MSc, MPH, PhD in Medical Education Technical Officer for Health Professionals’ Education, Department of Health Systems Development, World Health Organization, Cairo, Egypt

goharwajidgmail.com

Andrea Luca

Areas of Interest: Spinal Surgery, Technology-Enhanced Learning MD., Spine Unit III / IRCCS Galeazzi Milano, CMO Hypersurgery, Italy

aluca.mdgmail.com
0000-0001-8626-6376