Juan Manuel Mejia-Arangure
Dr. Juan Manuel Mejia-Arangure was born in Nayarit, Mexico. He received a Medical Doctor degree by the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM). Afterwards he obtained MSc Sociomedical in the area of Epidemiology and in 2004 his PhD degree, with thesis: “Molecular epidemiology of childhood acute leukemias. An assessment of a causal model, interaction of three factors: susceptibility, exposition and vulnerable time”, for which he obtained Acknowledgement of Merit. Dr. Mejia-Arangure is member of Mexican and international societies including: Sistema Nacional de Investigadores, Academia Mexicana de Pediatria, Agrupacion Mexicana para el Estudio de la Hematologia, American Society of Hematology, the Society of Epidemiologic Research and the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology. He wrote 71 scientific articles, 13 book chapters and the present is his second book as Editor.