List of Foreign Speakers    (Download with photos)

 

1. Prof. Zorica Zivkovic, MD, PhD

Prof in Pediatrics, Children's Hospital for Lung Diseases and Tuberculosis, Dean of American

School of Medicine at Belgrade, chief of bronchology department of the Central hospital “Dr

Dragiša Mišović-Dedinje” Belgrade, SERBIA


2. Prof. Danail Petrov, MD, PhD

Professor, Council Member of the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Head of the Clinic of

Thoracic Surgery, Saint Sophia University Hospital of Pulmonary Diseases, Sofia, BULGARIA


3. Prof. Demosthenes Bouros, MD, PhD, Fers, Fccp

Professor of Pneumonology at the University of Thrace and head of the Department of

Pneumonology at the University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, chairman of the Department of

Internal Medicine of the University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, chairman of the Department of

Internal Medicine of the Democritus University of Thrace, member of the board of the Medical

School of the Democritus University of Thrace, the University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, and

the National Council of Health (KESY), Athens, GREECE


4. Eli Magen, MD

Medical director Leumit Health Services, Chief internal doctor of the Barzilai Medical Center,

Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Medical director and chief doctor of the South Israeli

region, Beersheba, ISRAEL


5. Prof. Talant Sooronbaev, MD, PhD

Chief Pulmonologist of Ministry of Health Kyrgyz Republic,Kyrgyzstan National Coordinator of

Global Alliance for Respiratory Disease (GARD, WHO), National Coordinator FRESH AIR study in

Kyrgyzstan, Head of Respiratory Medicine, Intensive Care and Sleep Medicine Department of

NCCIM, President of Kyrgyz Thoracic Society, Chief Scientific Coordinator of Euro-Asian

Respiratory Society, Co-chair of Central Asia PVRI Task Force, Bishkek, KYRGIZSTAN


6. Prof. Arunas Valiulis, MD, PhD

President of the Lithuanian Pediatric Respiratory Society, National Coordinator of GARD

Lithuania, Head Vilnius University Children's Asthma Center, ARIA Development and Evaluation

Working Group Member, ERS Preschool Wheezing Task Force group member, Vilnius City

University Hospital, Vilnius, LITHUANIA


7. Prof. Joanna Chorostowska-Wynimko, MD, PhD, DSc

Scientific Director of the National Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Head of the

Department of Genetics and Clinical Immunology, Head of the Laboratory of Molecular

Diagnostics, National Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, National expert of the

European COPD audit, Warsaw, POLAND


8. Dario Gregori, MA, PhD

University of Padova, Head, Unit of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Public Health, Board

member, International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention (ISCAIP), Principal

Investigator, A European Project on Foreign Body Injuries in the Aero-Digestive tract in Children

(Susy Safe Project), Padova, ITALY


9. Prof. Bülent Tutluoğlu, MD, PhD

Head of the Pulmonology & Allergy Department of the Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical

Faculty, President of the Turkish Academic Respiratory Society, TURKEY


10. Alexi Baidoshvili, MD

President of the GIMPHA, Pathologist at Laboratorium Pathology East Netherlands, Hengelo

The Netherlands, Project Director of the Digital Pathology Team, PhD of University Medical

Center Utrecht, THE NETHERLANDS


11. Prof. Adalat Abdullayev, MD, PhD

President of the Azerbaijan Respiratory Society (ARS), Chief of the Therapeutic Department

Central Hospital of Oil Workers, Baku, AZERBAIJAN


12. Prof. Florin Mihaltan, MD, PhD

Chairman of the Romanian Society of Pneumology, Member of the Romanian Sleep Society,

National Institute of Pneumology N.Nasta, Bucharest, ROMANIA


13. Prof. Alexandru Corlateanu, MD, PhD

Vice-Dean Of Faculty Medicine, Associate Professor, Department Of Respiratory Medicine,

State University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Nicolae Testemitanu", Chisinau, Moldova ERS

National Delegate For Moldova, GOLD National Leader For Moldova, Member Of GINA

Assembly For Moldova, Chisinau, MOLDOVA


14. Prof. Martina Vašáková, MD, PhD.

Chief of Physicians, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Pneumology of the

1st. Faculty of Medicine, Charles University and Thomayer Teaching Hospital, 1st Medical

School Charles University and Thomayer Hospital, Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC.


15. Prof. Sergey Sargsyan, MD, PhD

Director, Institute of Child and Adolescent Health of the Arabkir Medical Centre, Director

Republican Methodological Center for Child Health Protection, Vice-President of the Armenian

Pediatric Association, Yerevan, ARMENIA.

 

16. Prof. Oliver Eickelberg, MD, PhD.

Chairman, Comprehensive Pneumology Center (CPC), Ludwig-Maximilians-University and Helmholtz

Zentrum München, Director, Institute of Lung Biology and Disease (iLBD)

Helmholtz Zentrum München,Vice Chairman, German Center for Lung Research (DZL), München,

GERMANY


17. Prof. Hubertus GM Arets, MD, PhD

Pediatric pulmonologist, Head of Pulmonary Function Testing (PFT) Laboratory University

medical Center Utrecht; Chair ATS/ERS Task force for infant and preschool children pulmonary

function testing; Reviewer for Pediatric Pulmonology, European Respiratory Journal, Pediatrics,

Primary Care Respiratory Journal, AJRCCM, Utrecht, THE NETHERLANDS.

 

18. Prof. Clive Page

Director of the Sackler Institute of Pulmonary Pharmacology, Institute of Pharmaceutical

Science, King’s College, Chairman of the Board of Verona Pharma plc for developing new drugs

for the treatment of Respiratory Diseases, Non Executive Director of Helperby Therapeutics,

Chairman of the Animal Science Group of the Society of Biology and a Council Member of

Understanding Animal Research, London, UNITED KINGDON


19. Prof. Ruxandra Ulmeanu, MD, PhD

Institute "Marius Nasta" Bucharest, Faculty of Medicine and Farmnacie, Oradea University,

Department of Pneumology, President-elect of the Romanina society of Pneumology, Bucarest,

ROMANIA


20. Prof. Volker Stephan, MD, Ph.D

Chief Physician Department of Paediatrics, Director of the social pediatric center, Sana Klinikum

Lichtenberg, Academic Teaching Hospital of Charité - University Medicine, Berlin, GERMANY


21. Spyros Papiris, MD, PhD

Professor of Pulmonology at Athens University, Head of Second Pulmonary Clinic – Intensive

Care at ATTIKO General Hospital, Chairman of the Foundation of Research for Diseases of the

Chest, Hygiene and Safety at Work, National Ministry of Health, Athens, GREECE


22. Charlie C. Obihara MD, PhD

Pediareric consultatnt and trainer of paediatrics, St. Elisabeth Hospital, Tilburg, THE

NETHERLANDS.

23. Professor Jan Zejda, MD, PhD

Dean, School of Medicine in Katowice, Head, Department of Epidemiology Medical University of

Silesia, Katowice, POLAND


24. Prof. Timo Uhlrichs MD, PhD.

Director of Studies for International Emergency and Disaster Relief on the Acre-College of

Human Sciences in Berlin, Berlin School of Public Health Charité University, Responsible for

health in the Federal Ministry of Health, Vice president of Koch-Mechnikov Forum, Chair in

Akkon University for Human Sciences Am Köllnischen, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology

with immunological issues of tuberculosis, Berlin, GERMANY


25. Prof. Semra Bilaceroglu, MD, FCCP

Associate Prof. of Pulmonology, Governor-Turkey, CHEST, President-elect of the European

Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (EABIP), Vice-chair of the Foreign

Affairs commission of thye Turkish Respiratory Society (TRS), Izmir, TURKEY


26. Prof. Sietske Riemersma, MD, PhD

Pathologist at Laboratorium Pathologie Oost Nederland, Enschede Area, NETHERLANDS


27. Prof. Tetyana Pertseva, MD, PhD

First Vice-Rector of the Dnipropetrovsk medical academy, corresponding member of the

National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Honored master of sciences and engineering

of Ukraine, Head of the Department of Faculty therapy and Endocrinology, Dnipropetrovsk,

 

UKRAINE

28. Prof. Anders Mellemgaard, MD, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Medicine, Department of Oncology, Herlev

University Hospital, Copenhagen, DENMARK


29. Dr. Wojciech Palka, MD, FCCP

Associate Chief Interventional Pulmonology of the Department of pulmonary medicine, Lenox

Hill Hospital, New York City, New York, USA


30. Prof. Birca Ludmila, MD, PhD.

Director, Municipal Children Hospital of Infectious Diseases, Associate professor of the

department of child infection of the State University of Medicine and Pharmacy „Nicolae

Testemitanu”, Cisnau, NOLDOVA


31. Effrosyni Manali, MD, PhD.

Lecturer, 2nd Pulmonary Medicine Department, Attikon University Hospital, National and

Kapodistrian University of Athens, GREECE

 

32. Prof. Revaz Sepiashvili MD, PhD.

Director of the Institute of Immunophysiology, President of the CIS Society of Immunology,

President of the World Immunopathology Organization (WIPO), Moscow, RUSSIA


33. Prof. Andrey Zaitsev, MD, PhD

Head of the pulmonology department at the Main Military Clinical Hospital named after

NN Burdenko, Moscow, RUSSIA


34. Prof. Martin Dworschak, MD, MBA

Professor of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular

Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, AUSTRIA


35. Prof. Vasyl Kishchuk, MD, PhD

Chief of the ENT department of the Vinnytsya National Medical University , Academician of the

Academy of Science of Higher School of Ukraine, Vinnytsya, UKRAINE


36. Prof. Anatolii Kosakovskyi, MD, PhD

Chief of the Department of Paediatric ENT, Audiology and Phoniatrics, Chief Paediatric

Otolaryngology of Ukraine Health Ministry, President of Paediatric Otolaryngology Association of

Ukraine, Vice-rector of International Relations and Scientific Pedagogic Work of Shopyk National

Medical Academy of post-Graduate Education, Kyiv, UKRAINE


37. Prof. Tomas Kotulak MD, PhD

Head of Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Institute for Clinical and

Experimental Medicine, Prague, CZECH REPUBLIK


38. Prof. Arnold V. Levin, MD, PhD

Сhief of Department of the surgery and topographic anatomy of the Altai State Medical

University, author and patent holder of the valve bronhoblocator MEDLUNG, Head of the

regional branch of the Russian Respiratory Society, Barnaul, RUSSIA

 


 

 

List of Foreign Speakers

 

1. Prof. Zorica Zivkovic, MD, PhD

Prof in Pediatrics, Children's Hospital for Lung Diseases and Tuberculosis, Dean of American

School of Medicine at Belgrade, chief of bronchology department of the Central hospital “Dr

Dragiša Mišović-Dedinje” Belgrade, SERBIA

2. Prof. Danail Petrov, MD, PhD

Professor, Council Member of the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Head of the Clinic of

Thoracic Surgery, Saint Sophia University Hospital of Pulmonary Diseases, Sofia, BULGARIA

3. Prof. Demosthenes Bouros, MD, PhD, Fers, Fccp

Professor of Pneumonology at the University of Thrace and head of the Department of

Pneumonology at the University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, chairman of the Department of

Internal Medicine of the University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, chairman of the Department of

Internal Medicine of the Democritus University of Thrace, member of the board of the Medical

School of the Democritus University of Thrace, the University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, and

the National Council of Health (KESY), Athens, GREECE

4. Eli Magen, MD

Medical director Leumit Health Services, Chief internal doctor of the Barzilai Medical Center,

Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Medical director and chief doctor of the South Israeli

region, Beersheba, ISRAEL

5. Prof. Talant Sooronbaev, MD, PhD

Chief Pulmonologist of Ministry of Health Kyrgyz Republic,Kyrgyzstan National Coordinator of

Global Alliance for Respiratory Disease (GARD, WHO), National Coordinator FRESH AIR study in

Kyrgyzstan, Head of Respiratory Medicine, Intensive Care and Sleep Medicine Department of

NCCIM, President of Kyrgyz Thoracic Society, Chief Scientific Coordinator of Euro-Asian

Respiratory Society, Co-chair of Central Asia PVRI Task Force, Bishkek, KYRGIZSTAN

6. Prof. Arunas Valiulis, MD, PhD

President of the Lithuanian Pediatric Respiratory Society, National Coordinator of GARD

Lithuania, Head Vilnius University Children's Asthma Center, ARIA Development and Evaluation

Working Group Member, ERS Preschool Wheezing Task Force group member, Vilnius City

University Hospital, Vilnius, LITHUANIA

7. Prof. Joanna Chorostowska-Wynimko, MD, PhD, DSc

Scientific Director of the National Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Head of the

Department of Genetics and Clinical Immunology, Head of the Laboratory of Molecular

Diagnostics, National Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, National expert of the

European COPD audit, Warsaw, POLAND

8. Dario Gregori, MA, PhD

University of Padova, Head, Unit of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Public Health, Board

member, International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention (ISCAIP), Principal

Investigator, A European Project on Foreign Body Injuries in the Aero-Digestive tract in Children

(Susy Safe Project), Padova, ITALY

9. Prof. Bülent Tutluoğlu, MD, PhD

Head of the Pulmonology & Allergy Department of the Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical

Faculty, President of the Turkish Academic Respiratory Society, TURKEY

10. Alexi Baidoshvili, MD

President of the GIMPHA, Pathologist at Laboratorium Pathology East Netherlands, Hengelo

The Netherlands, Project Director of the Digital Pathology Team, PhD of University Medical

Center Utrecht, THE NETHERLANDS

11. Prof. Adalat Abdullayev, MD, PhD

President of the Azerbaijan Respiratory Society (ARS), Chief of the Therapeutic Department

Central Hospital of Oil Workers, Baku, AZERBAIJAN

12. Prof. Florin Mihaltan, MD, PhD

Chairman of the Romanian Society of Pneumology, Member of the Romanian Sleep Society,

National Institute of Pneumology N.Nasta, Bucharest, ROMANIA

13. Prof. Alexandru Corlateanu, MD, PhD

Vice-Dean Of Faculty Medicine, Associate Professor, Department Of Respiratory Medicine,

State University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Nicolae Testemitanu", Chisinau, Moldova ERS

National Delegate For Moldova, GOLD National Leader For Moldova, Member Of GINA

Assembly For Moldova, Chisinau, MOLDOVA

14. Prof. Martina Vašáková, MD, PhD.

Chief of Physicians, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Pneumology of the

1st. Faculty of Medicine, Charles University and Thomayer Teaching Hospital, 1st Medical

School Charles University and Thomayer Hospital, Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC.

15. Prof. Sergey Sargsyan, MD, PhD

Director, Institute of Child and Adolescent Health of the Arabkir Medical Centre, Director

Republican Methodological Center for Child Health Protection, Vice-President of the Armenian

Pediatric Association, Yerevan, ARMENIA.

16. Prof. Oliver Eickelberg, MD, PhD.

Chairman, Comprehensive Pneumology Center (CPC), Ludwig-Maximilians-University and

Helmholtz Zentrum München, Director, Institute of Lung Biology and Disease (iLBD)

Helmholtz Zentrum München,Vice Chairman, German Center for Lung Research (DZL),

München, GERMANY

17. Prof. Hubertus GM Arets, MD, PhD

Pediatric pulmonologist, Head of Pulmonary Function Testing (PFT) Laboratory University

medical Center Utrecht; Chair ATS/ERS Task force for infant and preschool children pulmonary

function testing; Reviewer for Pediatric Pulmonology, European Respiratory Journal, Pediatrics,

Primary Care Respiratory Journal, AJRCCM, Utrecht, THE NETHERLANDS.

18. Prof. Bülent Karadağ, MD, PhD.

Foreign Relations Chair of the Turkish Respiratory Society, Professor, Department of Pediatric

Pulmonary Diseases, Marmara University School of Medicine, TURKEY

19. Prof. Clive Page

Director of the Sackler Institute of Pulmonary Pharmacology, Institute of Pharmaceutical

Science, King’s College, Chairman of the Board of Verona Pharma plc for developing new drugs

for the treatment of Respiratory Diseases, Non Executive Director of Helperby Therapeutics,

Chairman of the Animal Science Group of the Society of Biology and a Council Member of

Understanding Animal Research, London, UNITED KINGDON

20. Prof. Ruxandra Ulmeanu, MD, PhD

Institute "Marius Nasta" Bucharest, Faculty of Medicine and Farmnacie, Oradea University,

Department of Pneumology, President-elect of the Romanina society of Pneumology, Bucarest,

ROMANIA

21. Prof. Volker Stephan, MD, Ph.D

Chief Physician Department of Paediatrics, Director of the social pediatric center, Sana Klinikum

Lichtenberg, Academic Teaching Hospital of Charité - University Medicine, Berlin, GERMANY

22. Prof. Spyros Papiris, MD, PhD

Professor of Pulmonology at Athens University, Head of Second Pulmonary Clinic – Intensive

Care at ATTIKO General Hospital, Chairman of the Foundation of Research for Diseases of the

Chest, Hygiene and Safety at Work, National Ministry of Health, Athens, GREECE
23. Charlie C. Obihara MD, PhD Pediareric consultatnt and trainer of paediatrics, St. Elisabeth Hospital, Tilburg, THE NETHERLANDS.
24. Prof. Jan Zejda, MD, PhD
Dean, School of Medicine in Katowice, Head, Department of Epidemiology Medical University of

Silesia, Katowice, POLAND

25. Prof. Timo Uhlrichs MD, PhD.

Director of Studies for International Emergency and Disaster Relief on the Acre-College of

Human Sciences in Berlin, Berlin School of Public Health Charité University, Responsible for

health in the Federal Ministry of Health, Vice president of Koch-Mechnikov Forum, Chair in

Akkon University for Human Sciences Am Köllnischen, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology

with immunological issues of tuberculosis, Berlin, GERMANY

26. Prof. Semra Bilaceroglu, MD, FCCP

Associate Prof. of Pulmonology, Governor-Turkey, CHEST, President-elect of the European

Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (EABIP), Vice-chair of the Foreign

Affairs commission of thye Turkish Respiratory Society (TRS), Izmir, TURKEY

27. Prof. Sietske Riemersma, MD, PhD

Pathologist at Laboratorium Pathologie Oost Nederland, Enschede Area, NETHERLANDS

28. Prof. Anders Mellemgaard, MD, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Medicine, Department of Oncology, Herlev

University Hospital, Copenhagen, DENMARK

29. Prof. Aleksander Sinopalnikov, MD, PhD

Chief of Pulmonology Department in Postgraduate Medical Academy of Russia, Vice-president of

the Interregional Association of the Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, Chief

editor of "Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy," the executive secretary of the

editorial board of the journal "Clinical Medicine", Moscow, RUSSIA

30. Dr. Wojciech Palka, MD, FCCP

Associate Chief Interventional Pulmonology of the Department of pulmonary medicine, Lenox

Hill Hospital, New York City, New York, USA

31. Prof. Birca Ludmila, MD, PhD.

Director, Municipal Children Hospital of Infectious Diseases, Associate professor of the

department of child infection of the State University of Medicine and Pharmacy „Nicolae

Testemitanu”, Cisnau, NOLDOVA

32. Effrosyni Manali, MD, PhD.

Lecturer, 2nd Pulmonary Medicine Department, Attikon University Hospital, National and

Kapodistrian University of Athens, GREECE

33. Prof. Martin Dworschak, MD, MBA

Prof. of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular

Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, AUSTRIA

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