On the grand occasion of 8th anniversary OMICS Journal of Radiology (eISSN: 2167-7964) expresses gratitude to all its elite panel of editorial board members for their continuous efforts, support and encouragement throughout the publication journey of the journal, right from its inception in the year 2010 and congratulates them for making the journal achieve its goals and becoming successful as one of the leading and well-recognized broadcaster of scientific outcomes and perspectives from systematic enquiry into diabetes and metabolism, globally.
The journal is extremely privileged to have Prof. Abass Alavi as its Editor-in-Chief, leading the board of academic editorial panel. The journal expresses appreciation for professional execution of his responsibilities which include spearheading the overall editorial activity of the journal and gaining commercial acclaim in open access publishing in addition to coining the special issue themes and guiding the compilation and production of special issues and titles as per the contemporary information demands.
Abass Alavi is Professor of Radiology and Neurology. He is currently the Director of Research Education in the Division of Nuclear Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. In 2004, Alavi was awarded the Georg Charles von Hevesy Award from the Society of Nuclear Medicine for his pioneering work in the development of positron emission tomography. He is an internationally renowned expert in the modern imaging sciences and in the clinical applications of PET imaging for the detection of cancer as well as neurological, cardiovascular and infectious disorders. His core research interests is mainly focused on Clinical applications of PEt-CT-MRI.
OMICS Publishing is proud to have onboard Dr. Alavi to lead the academic and managerial team of the journal. His interest and admiration regarding Longdom’s founding principles as an open access publication brand are highly appreciated and we hope to grow as a team. Dr. Alavi consistently brings in fresh insights guided by his passion for diabetes oriented research and he is a great asset to advance our open access model of publishing in the highly sought after field of radiology.
Dr. Alavi’s academic and research experience is highly valuable and relevant in guiding the contemporary researchers to advance scientific enquiry and explorations as well as in conducting editorship to make their research globally discoverable; helping the medical education sector avail the digital resources and helping the clinical professionals in keeping themselves updated with latest observations.