AHMED R. AHMED, PHD, FRCS (UK)
Imperial College of London
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Surgery & Cancer
Clinical Senior Lecturer in Bariatric Surgery

– clinical senior lecturer in the Department of Surgery and Cancer at the Imperial College of London
– honorary consultant in upper gastrointestinal and bariatric surgery at Imperial Colege Healthcare NHS Trust
– clinical lead for bariatric surgery at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

 

 ALEXANDER MIRAS, PHD, MRCP (UK)
Senior Lecturer in Endocrinology
Imperial College LondonIn 2010, Dr. Alexander Miras was awarded with a Medical Research Council (MRC) Clinical Research Training PhD fellowship, which enabled him to investigate the effects of bariatric surgery on food reward using functional neuroimaging and behavioural methodologies both in humans and rodents. He is currently a NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Metabolic Medicine at Imperial College London.

 

ALEKSANDER NEIMARK, MD, PHD (Russia)
Head of research laboratory of metabolic surgery,
Federal Almazov North-West Medical Research Centre
President elect of Russian society of bariatric surgeons

 

DIMITRI POURNARAS, PHD, FRCS (UK)
  Dimitri Pournaras graduated from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and undertook all his postgraduate training in the UK, obtaining the Fellowship examination for the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He was awarded a Royal College of Surgeons of England Research Fellowship to conduct research on obesity, diabetes and metabolic surgery

He completed his PhD in the Department of Investigative Medicine, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College London and is currently completing his training in the East of England rotation. He is in the editorial board of the journals Obesity Surgery and Clinical Obesity and has authored 37 peer reviewed publications, including articles in the Lancet, the Annals of Surgery (the world’s most highly referenced surgery journal), the British Journal of Surgery and the British Medical Journal. He has given more than 25 invited international lectures.

 

TUDOR TOMA, PHD, FRCP (UK) – VIDEO CONFERENCE
Consultant Respiratory Physician & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, King’s College
University Hospital Lewisham & Greenwich NHS Trust

 

MIKAEL WIREN, MD, PHD (Sweden)
Head of Division of Clinical Sciences
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
Linköping University

 

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Delia Pintilei
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Diana Cimpoesu
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Serban Damian
Cristian Dragomir
Vasile Drug
Elena Mitrofan
Florin Mitu
Veronica Mocanu
Simona Mogos
Mihaela Moscalu
Lacramioara Ochiuz
Mircea Onofriescu
Delia Pintilei
Elena Rezus
Ciprian Rezus
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Laura Trandafir
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