Ben is an Editor for the BMC-series and has been the Editor of BMC Hematology since 2017.
Before joining BioMed Central, he received his PhD in psychology at University of California at Davis, which was followed by a post-doctoral position at New York University Langone Medical Center and a second post-doctoral position at New York University. Ben’s focus on biological psychology has involved studies on the neurobiology of monogamy and pharmacological treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder.
Hemostasis, thrombosis and vascular biology
Dr. Alejandro Lazo-Langner is an Associate Professor of Medicine, Oncology and Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Western University in Canada, where he is a hematologist specializing in thromboembolic diseases. He holds an MD from La Salle University School of Medicine in Mexico City and an MSc in Clinical Epidemiology from the University of Ottawa. He completed a 4-years Residency program in Internal Medicine and a Fellowship in Hematology at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México in Mexico City and a Clinical and Research Fellowship in Thrombosis at the University of Ottawa. His research interests are focused on determinants of thromboembolic diseases, observational studies and clinical trials in thromboembolic disease, risk-benefit analysis and decision making. His secondary research interests include clinical and observational studies involving hematological malignancies. He joined the Editorial Board of BMC Hematology in 2014.