High Altitude Medicine & Biology

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High Altitude Medicine & Biology

Editor-in-Chief: Erik R. Swenson, MD

ISSN: 1527-0297 • Online ISSN: 1557-8682 • Published Quarterly

Current Volume: 18

Latest Impact Factor* is 1.705

*2016 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)

Editorial Board


Erik R. Swenson, MD            
VA Puget Sound Healthcare System    
Pulmonary Section S-111-Pulmonary
1660 S. Columbian Way            
Seattle, WA 98108 USA   
Tel:  206-764-2504    

Deputy Editor

Benjamin Honigman, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine
12631 E. 17th Ave, Mail Stop c301
Aurora, CO 80045 USA
Tel: 303-724-9561

Editorial Office

Keith Lander
Assistant Editor
UCSD Dept. of Medicine 0623A
9500 Gilman Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92093-0623 USA

Tel:  858-534-4192

Founding Editor

John B. West, MD, PhD
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA, USA

Associate Editors, International Society for Mountain Medicine

Hermann Brugger, MD
Bozen/Bolzano, Italy

Andrew M. Luks, MD
Seattle, WA, USA

Editorial Board

Philip Ainslie, PhD         
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Inder S. Anand, MD, PhD
Minneapolis, MN, USA

Peter Bärtsch, MD
Zürich, Switzerland

Buddha Basnyat, MD
Kathmandu, Nepal

Cynthia Beall, PhD
Cleveland, OH, USA

Claus Behn, MD
Santiago, Chile

Beth A. Beidleman, ScD
Natick, MA, USA

Marc M. Berger, MD                 
Salzburg, Austria            

Tom Brutsaert, PhD
Albany, NY, USA

Keith Burgess, MD                           
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Jose Calbet, PhD         
Tudela, Spain

Annalisa Cogo, MD
Ferrara, Italy

Jerome A. Dempsey, PhD
Madison, WI, USA

Glen Foster, PhD       
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Max Gassmann, PhD                      
Zürich, Switzerland

Colin Grissom, MD                     
Salt Lake City, UT, USA     

Masayuki Hanaoka, MD         
Nagano, Japan        

N. Stuart Harris, MD            
Boston, MA, USA

Chris Imray, MD
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Colleen G. Julian, PhD
Denver, CO, USA

Ge Ri Li, M.D., PhD
Xining, P.R. China

Peter H. Hackett, MD
Ridgway, CO, USA

Thomas F. Hornbein, MD
Estes Park, CO, USA

Bengt Kayser, MD, PhD
Lausanne, Switzerland

Linda Keyes, MD                     
Denver, CO, USA

Fabiola León-Velarde, DSc
Lima, Peru

Benjamin D. Levine, MD
Dallas, TX, USA

Aníbal J. Llanos, MD
Santiago, Chile

Jaime MacDonald, PhD                    
Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom    

Marco Maggiorini
Zürich, Switzerland

Heimo Mairbäurl, PhD                 
Heidelberg, Germany

Lorna G. Moore, PhD
Denver, CO, USA

Robert Naeije, MD                 
Brussels, Belgium

Qadar Pasha, MD
New Delhi, India                     

Josef Prchal, MD                 
Salt Lake City, UT, USA 

Jean-Paul Richalet, MD, PhD
Paris, France

Robert C. Roach, PhD
Aurora, CO, USA

George Rodway, PhD                     
Reno, NV, USA

Robert B. Schoene, MD
Kentfield, CA, USA  

Tatiana V. Serebrovskaya, PhD
Kiev, Ukraine

David R. Shlim, MD
Kelly, WY, USA

Tatum Simonson, PhD      
San Diego, CA, USA

Hilde Spielvogel, MD
La Paz, Bolivia

Jay Storz, PhD                                    
Lincoln, NE, USA

Giacomo Strapazzon, MD, PhD          
Bozen/Bolzano, Italy

Andrew Subudhi, PhD               
Colorado Springs, CO, USA

Wu Tianyi, MD
Xining, P.R. China

Silvia Ulrich, MD                               
Zürich, Switzerland

Francisco C. Villafuerte, DPhil        
Lima, Peru

Peter D. Wagner, MD
La Jolla, CA, USA

Tanna Wuren, PhD                      
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Ken Zafren, MD
Anchorage, AK, USA        

Gustavo R. Zubieta-Calleja, MD
La Paz, Bolivia    

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.

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