Editor-in-Chief: Munteanu Constantin, Ph.D. President, Romanian Association of Balneology
Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Dogaru Gabriela, PhD., „Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy,
Cluj-Napoca, Vicepresident – Romanian Association of Balneology
Production Editor: Filimon Camil – MakeDesign Company Manager
Reviews Editor: Hoteteu Mihail, Ph.D., General Secretary Romanian Association of Balneology;
Advisory Editor: Kardeş Sinan, Department of Medical Ecology and Hydro-climatology, İstanbul Faculty of
Medicine, İstanbul University, Turkey

Editorial Council
President: Müfit Zeki KARAGÜLLE, Prof., MD, PhD, President of International Society of Medical
Hydrology and Climatology, Department of Medical Ecology and Hydroclimatology, Istambul Medical Faculty of
Istambul University, Turkey;
• Bacanu Bogdan, Prof., PhD, Universitatea Transilvania din Brasov, Romania
• Botos Andreea, PhD, Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies;
• Bulboacă Adriana Elena, PhD., „Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca
• Buzoianu Anca Dana , Prof. PhD. „Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca
• Corciova Calin, Ph.D., University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Gr. T. Popa" – Iasi, Romania
• Costantino Maria, M.D., PhD., President of F.I.R.S.Thermae Association, Professor, School of Medical
Hydrology, University of the Studies of Parma, collaboration with Faculty of Medicine and Surgery,
University of Salerno, Italy
• Dobrzynski Dariusz, PhD., Associate Professor Department of Groundwater Geochemistry, Faculty of
Geology, University of Warsaw, Poland
• Fioravanti Antonella, PhD, Professor Rheumatology Unit of the Department of Clinical and Immunology
Medicine. University of Siena, Italy
• Iwase Satoshi, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physiology, Aichi Medical University, Aichi, Japan
• Karagülle Mine, Prof., MD, PhD, Department of Medical Ecology and Hydroclimatology, Istambul
Medical Faculty of Istambul University, Turkey;
• Kumar Manoj, M.Sc., M.Phil., PhD. Department of Zoology, Ranchi University, Ranchi, India
• Lazar Liviu, Prof., Ph.D., University of Oradea, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Oradea, Romania
• Matei Elena, PhD., Director of Research Center for Regional Analyses in Tourism, Environment and
Sustainable Development, Faculty of Geography, University of Bucharest, Romania
• Micu Mihaela, M.D., Ph.D., „Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca
• Mera Ovidiu, Ph.D., CSIII, Research Department, Turda Salina Durgau SA, Cluj, Romania
• Nistoreanu Puiu, Prof. PhD., Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies;
• Onose Gelu, Prof. PhD., University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Carol Davila" – Bucharest, Romania;
• Ojoga Florina, PhD., University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Carol Davila" – Bucharest, Romania;
• Pârgaru Ion, Prof., Ph.D, Politehnica University, Bucharest
• Pop Dana, Prof. Ph.D - „Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca
• Rotariu Mariana, Ph.D., University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Gr. T. Popa" – Iasi, Romania
• Silisteanu Sinziana Calina, Ph.D., „Stefan cel Mare” University, Suceava, Romania
• Solimene Umberto, Prof., PhD, President, World Federation of Hydrotherapy and Climatotherapy
(FEMTEC), Università' degli Studi di Milano, Italy
• Stãnescu Ioana, PhD., „Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca
• Stăncioiu Aurelia Felicia, Prof., Ph.D, Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies;
• Surdu Olga, Ass. Prof., PhD., Balneary Sanatorium Techirghiol, Constanta, Romania;
• Tamás Bender, M.D .PhD, D.SC, Professor of the Univeristy of Szentgyörgyi Albert in Szeged,
VicePresident of the Hungarian Balneological Society, Past President of the International Society of
Medical Hydrology (ISMH), Hungary
• Turnea Marius Alexandru, Ph.D., University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Gr. T. Popa" – Iasi, Romania
• Zdrenghea Dumitru Prof. Ph.D - „Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Cluj-Napoca