Faculty

Hakki Tankut Akay

Hakki Tankut Akay

Professor, MD, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, TURKEY

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Miguel Amore

Miguel Amore

MD, FACS, Phlebology and Lymphology Unit, Cardiovascular Surgery Division, Central Military Hospital, Lymphology Unit, Favaloro Foundation, University Hospital, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

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Mauro Andrade

Mauro Andrade

Associate Professor of Surgery, University of São Paulo, Past President of the ISL, BRAZIL

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Nikolaos Arkadopoulos

Nikolaos Arkadopoulos

MD, PhD, Professor & Chairman, 4th Department of Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, GREECE

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Rudiger Baumeister

Rudiger Baumeister

MD, PhD, Professor of Surgery, Microsurgery, Consultant in Lymphology, Former Head of Plastic-Hand-Micro-Surgery Ludwig Maximilians University Munich Campus Grosshadern, Muenchen, GERMANY

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Corinne Becker

Corinne Becker

MD, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Microsurgery, Paris, FRANCE

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Jean-Paul Belgrado

Jean-Paul Belgrado

PhD, Associate Professor, Free University of Brussels, Lymphology Research Unit, Brussels, BELGIUM
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Michael Bernas

Michael Bernas

MS, Associate Professor of Medical Education, TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine, Fort Worth, Texas, USA

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Tobias Bertsch

Tobias Bertsch

MD, PhD, Senior Consultant for Internal Medicine at the Foeldi Clinic, European Centre of Lymphology, GERMANY

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Francesco Boccardo

Francesco Boccardo

MD, PhD, FACS, Associate Professor, General Surgery, Chief of Unit of Surgical Lymphology, Department of Cardio-Thoracic, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, S. Martino University Hospital, President of European Society of Lymphology, Genoa, ITALY

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Pinar Borman

Pinar Borman

MD, PhD, Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PMR), Ankara City Hospital Complex, Rehabilitation Hospital &University of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine Department of PMR, Ankara, TURKEY

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Pierre Bourgeois

Pierre Bourgeois

MD, PhD, MCU-PH, Professeur de l’Université, Maître de conférences (honoraire), Université Libre de Bruxelles, Chef de Clinique consultant, Clinique Multi-disciplinaire de Lymphologie, Service de Dermatologie, Hôpital Erasme, Services de Chirurgie Vasculaire et de Médecine Nucléaire, Hôpitaux HIS-IZZ, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, BELGIUM

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Eleftherios Bournousouzis

Eleftherios Bournousouzis

Physiotherapist, MSc, PhD(c), President of the Regional Department of Attica & Public Relations of the Panhellenic Association of Physiotherapists, Member of  Advocacy & EU Matters WG ER WPT, Head of Department of Epidemiology and Prevention of Injuries, Directory of Epidemiology and Prevention of Non Communicable Diseases and Injuries, National Public Health Organisation, GREECE

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Benjamin Brenner

Benjamin Brenner

MD, Department of Hematology, Academic Advisor, Rambam Health Care Campus, Professor of Medicine (Emeritus), Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, ISRAEL

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Hakan Brorson

Hakan Brorson

MD, PhD, Professor of Plastic Surgery (Lund University, Lund, Sweden), Senior Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Director /Lymphedema Center, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Skåne University Hospital, Malmö, SWEDEN

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Corrado Campisi

Corrado Campisi

MD, PhD, MRM, Chirurgia Plastica, Ricostruttiva ed Estetica, Chirurgia dei Linfatici e Microchirurgia, International Master’s Degree in Reconstructive Microsurgery (RMES), Chirurgia Sperimentale e Microchirurgia (PhD), Genoa, ITALY

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Corradino Campisi

Corradino Campisi

MD, PhD, FACS, Honorary Fellow of Italian Society of Surgery, Full Professor of General Surgery, Vascular Surgery & Emergency Surgery, Department of Surgical Sciences & Integrated Diagnostics - DISC, Center & Scientific Research Section of Clinical Lymphology, Lymphatic Surgery & Microsurgery, School of Medical Sciences & Pharmaceutics, University of Genoa, Genoa, ITALY

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Mariella Catalano

Mariella Catalano

Professor, Director, University of Milan, Director, Research Center on Vascular Disease &Angiology Unit, L Sacco Hospital, VAS President, Milan, ITALY

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Marina Cestari

Marina Cestari

MD, O.U. Territorial Rehabilitation - NHS Umbria2-Terni, Pianeta Linfedema Study Centre, Terni, ITALY

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Pedro Ciudad

Pedro Ciudad

MD, PhD, Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Burn Surgery, Arzobispo Loayza National Hospital, Lima, Peru, Division of Plastic Surgery, China Medical University Hospital,Taichung, Taiwan, PERU

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Sara Dessalvi

Sara Dessalvi

MD, University of Genoa, Lymphatic Surgery and Microsurgery, Unit of Surgical Lymphology
Department of Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Surgery, S. Martino University Hospital, Genoa, ITALY

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Michael Detmar

Michael Detmar

Professor, MD, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH Zurich, Zurich, SWITZERLAND

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Meletios Dimopoulos

Meletios Dimopoulos

Professor and Rector, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Plasma Cell Dyscrasias Unit Section of Hematology, Medical Oncology Department, Clinical Therapeutics School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Alexandra Hospital, Athens, GREECE

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Dimitrios Dionysiou

Dimitrios Dionysiou

Associate Professor in Plastic Surgery, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GREECE

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Dilek Erer

Dilek Erer

MD, Phd, Professor, Gazi University Medical Faculty, Cardiovascular Surgery Department, Gazi Hospital, Ankara, TURKEY
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Anna Falanga

Anna Falanga

Professor of Hemalotogy, University Milan Bicocca, School of Medicine, Chief Department Immunohematology and Transfusion Medicine, Hospital Papa Giovanni XXIII, Bergamo, ITALY

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Isabel Forner-Cordero

Isabel Forner-Cordero

MD, PhD, Doctor Specialist in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Hospital Universitari i Politècnic La Fe, Valencia, Associate Professor, University of Valencia, President of the Spanish Group of Lymphology, SPAIN

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Etelka Földi

Etelka Földi

Professor, MD, Földiklinik, Medical Center of Lymphology, Germany

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Grigoris Gerotziafas

Grigoris Gerotziafas

Professor of Hematology, Sorbonne University, Paris, FRANCE

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Georgios Geroulakos

Georgios Geroulakos

FRCS, FRCS(Ed), DIC, PhD, Professor of Vascular Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Chairman, Department of Vascular Surgery, Attikon University Hospital, Athens Visiting Professor, Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine, London, GREECE

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Arin Greene

Arin Greene

MD, Vascular Anomalies and Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Endowed Chair, Department of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, USA

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Petros Grigoropoulos

Petros Grigoropoulos

MD, PhD, Head of the 1st Surgical Clinic, GONK "Agioi Anargyroi", Athens, GREECE

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Amer Hamade

Amer Hamade

MD, Chief of department of Vascular Medicine, GHR Mulhouse et Sud-Alsace, Emile Muller Hospital, Mulhouse, FRANCE

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Sandi Hayes

Sandi Hayes

Professor, Senior Research Fellow, Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Griffith University, AUSTRALIA

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Marina Iakovaki

Marina Iakovaki

MD, Internist-Angiologist, GREECE

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David Jackson

David Jackson

B.A. (Mod.) Nat. Sciences, PhD. Biochemistry, Professor of Human Immunology, University of Oxford, MRC Human Immunology Unit, Radcliffe Department of Medicine, Oxford, UK

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Karin Johansson

Karin Johansson

RPT, PhD, Associate Professor, Lunds University, Department of Health Sciences, Lund, SWEDEN

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Ioannis Kalemikerakis

Ioannis Kalemikerakis

Assistant Professor in Community Nursing, Director of Laboratory, "Nursing Rehabilitation of the Chronically Ill” (NRCILab), Department of Nursing, University of West Attica, GREECE

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Ioannis Karaitianos

Ioannis Karaitianos

Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Athens, Former Associate Professor of Surgery, Saint Antoine University of Paris, Chairman of Surgical Department, Henry Dunant Hospital Center, Athens, Former Chairman of Surgical Oncology Department, Anticancer Hospital "St. Savvas", Athens, GREECE

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Andreas Karakatsanis

Andreas Karakatsanis

MD, PhD, FEBS-Breast, Senior Consultant, Oncoplastic Breast and General Surgeon, Clinical Lead, Section for Breast Surgery, Department of Surgery, Uppsala University Hospital, Department for Surgical Sciences, Uppsala University, Associate Editor, European Journal for Surgical Oncology (EJSO), SWEDEN

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Kenzo Kase

Kenzo Kase

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Katerina Kasouli

Katerina Kasouli

Physiotherapist, BSc, Instructor of CDT by Dr. Vodder International, Pilates Instructor, AUSTRIA

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Evangelia Kentrou

Evangelia Kentrou

PT, MSc, 1st Centre of Education and Counselling Support in Greece, GREECE

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Peter Klein-Wegel

Peter Klein-Wegel

Specialized in Internal Medicine and Angiology, Head of the Clinic of Angiology and Interdisciplinary Center of Vascular Medicine, Ernst von Bergmann Klinikum, Potsdam, VAS board member, Head of VAS Microciculatory Group, GERMANY

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Isao Koshima

Isao Koshima

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Vasileios Kouloulias

Vasileios Kouloulias

Professor of Actinotherapy, School of Medicine of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Scientific Director of Radiotherapy Unit, ATTIKON University Hospital, Athens, GREECE

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Kyriaki Krousaniotaki

Kyriaki Krousaniotaki

Physical Therapist MLD/CDT, GREECE

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Olivier Leduc

Olivier Leduc

P.T., PhD, Full Professor, Haute Ecole Bruxelles Brabant, Coordinator Lympho-Phlebology Unit, Brussels, BELGIUM

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Stanley Leong

Stanley Leong

MD, FACS, Chief of Cutaneous Oncology, Associate Director of the Melanoma Program, Center for Melanoma Research and Treatment, California Pacific Medical Center, Senior Scientist,California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, Professor Emeritus of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, USA

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Michael Lichtenberg

Michael Lichtenberg

MD, Vascular Center Arnsberg, Arnsberg, GERMANY

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Ningfei Liu

Ningfei Liu

MD, PhD, Professor of Plastic Surgery, Dept. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, CΗΙΝΑ

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Petros Lymperidis

Petros Lymperidis

Physiotherapist, President of Panhellenic Physiotherapists Association, GREECE

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Alberto Maccio

Alberto Maccio

MD, General Surgeon, Lymphology and Microsurgery, President LymphoLAB, Vice-President Italian College of PhleboLymphology, Fellow of Italian Academy of Medical Art History, Savona, ITALY

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Gurusamy Manokaran

Gurusamy Manokaran

MB, MS, MCh, FICS, FRCS (Glasgow), Professor, Chief of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and Lymphology, Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, Past President ISL, INDIA

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George Marakomichelakis

George Marakomichelakis

MD, Internal Medicine Specialist, CESMA-UEMS European Diploma in Angiology/Vascular Medicine, Head of 4th Department of Internal Med., Unit for Medical Angiology and Diabetic Foot Clinic, Evangelismos General Hospital, Athens, GREECE

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Anthony Maraveyas

Anthony Maraveyas

Professor of Medical Oncology, Hull York Medical School, UK

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Theodoros Mariolis-Sapsakos

Theodoros Mariolis-Sapsakos

General  Surgeon, Associate Professor, University’s Department of Surgery, General Oncological Hospital of Kifisia “Agioi Anargyroi”, Director, Laboratory of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology of the Faculty of Nursing, Nursing School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, GREECE

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Ioannis Marmaras

Ioannis Marmaras

Physiotherapist, Deputy Head of Paramedical Staff, “Thriassio” General Hospital Elefsina, MSc in Health Management, External Lecturer at MSc “Pediatric Physiotherapy”, International University of Greece, GREECE

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Jaume Masia

Jaume Masia

MD, PhD, Professor and Chief of Plastic Surgery Department, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau / Hospital del Mar (Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona), Director of European School of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Educacional Committee Chairman of EFMS, Barcelon, SPAIN

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Hugh McGregor

Hugh McGregor

MD, Assistant Professor, Interventional Radiology, University of Arizona, USA

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Sandro Michelini

Sandro Michelini

Chief of Vascular Rehabilitative Department, San Giuseppe Hospital, Marino, Rome, ITALY

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Christine Moffatt

Christine Moffatt

CBE, FRCN, PhD, MA, RGN, DN, Clinical Professor of Skin Integrity, Visiting Professor at Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Nottingham University Hospital, Nottingham, UK

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Giovanni Moneta

Giovanni Moneta

PhD, Physiotherapist, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Rome, ITALY

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Peter Neligan

Peter Neligan

MB, FRCS(I), FRCSC, FACS, Professor Emeritus, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Washington, USA

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Leonid Nikitenko

Leonid Nikitenko

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Steve Norton

Steve Norton

CLT-LANA, Instructor of MLD/CDT, Founder-Executive Director, Norton School of Lymphatic Therapy, New Jersey, USA

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Moriya Ohkuma

Moriya Ohkuma

Professor, Department of Dermatology, Kinki University, School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan

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Eikichi Okada

Eikichi Okada

MD, PhD, Toyama Medical Association, Health Control Center, Department of Pathology, Toyama, JAPAN

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Pia Ostergaard

Pia Ostergaard

Professor of Human Genetics & Head of Genetics Research Centre, Molecular and Clinical Sciences Research Institute, St George's University of London, London, UK

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Nikolaos Papadopulos

Nikolaos Papadopulos

Professor and Chairman, Department of Plastic Surgery & Burns, Democritus University of Thrace, Invited Professor, School of Medicine, University of Athens, GREECE

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Georgios Papathanasiou

Georgios Papathanasiou

MSc, PhD, Physiotherapy Department, Director of Neuromuscular & Cardiovascular Study of Motion Lab, LANECASM, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of West Attica, Athens, GREECE

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Cristobal Papendieck

Cristobal Papendieck

Acad. Professor, FACS, Angiopediatría, Caba, ARGENTINA

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George Patoulis

George Patoulis

Regional Governor of Attica, Vice President and Head of the Greek Delegation - European Committee of the Regions, President of the Athens Medical Association, President of the National Hellenic Inter-Municipal Network of Healthy Cities, President of the International Centre for Health Tourism, President of the International Institute of Greek Doctors, President of ELITOUR, A’ Vice-President of the Greek Association of Regions, GREECE

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Neil Piller

Neil Piller

Professor, Director Lymphoedema Clinical Research Unit, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine and Public Health, Flinders Hospital and University, AUSTRALIA

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Alexandre Pissas

Alexandre Pissas

MD, Phd, Surgeon, Visceral and Oncologic Surgery, Chief of Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospital Center of Bagnols sur Cèze, Associate Professor of Anatomy Faculty of Medicine of Montpellier, FRANCE

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Fiorita Poulakaki

Fiorita Poulakaki

MD, PhD, FEBS (European Board of Surgeons on Breast Surgery) - Breast Surgeon, Head of Breast Surgery Department, Euroclinic Athens, Executive Board member Europa Donna, the European Breast Cancer coalition, GREECE

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Maria Protopapa

Maria Protopapa

Radiation Oncologist, PhD(c), Mediterraneo Hospital, GREECE

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Isabelle Quere

Isabelle Quere

Professor, Head of the Departement of Vascular Medicine, National Reference Centre for Rare Lymphatic and Vascular Diseases, EA 2992 Research Team - University of Montpellier, ILF Board member, FAVA-Multi Vasc-Ern affiliated, LERN Comprenhensive Center of Excellence, University Hospital of Montpellier, Montpellier, FRANCE

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Sam Schulman

Sam Schulman

MD, Professor of Medicine, Thrombosis Service, McMaster Clinic, HHS - General Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA

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Yukio Seki

Yukio Seki

MD, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, St. Marianna University School of Medicine, Kawasaki, JAPAN

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Dhruv Singhal

Dhruv Singhal

Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Co-Director, Boston Lymphatic Center, Director, BIDMC Lymphatic Center, USA

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Alex Spyropoulos

Alex Spyropoulos

MD, FACP, FCCP, FRCPC, Professor of Medicine - The Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Professor - The Institute for Health Innovations and Outcomes Research - The Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research, System Director - Anticoagulation and Clinical Thrombosis Services, Northwell Health at Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, USA

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Sathish Srinivasan

Sathish Srinivasan

PhD, Associate Member, Cardiovascular Biology Program, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City, USA

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Agata Stanek

Agata Stanek

MD, PhD, Professor, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Department and Clinic of Internal Medicine, Angiology and Physical Medicine, POLLAND

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Konstantinos Syrigos

Konstantinos Syrigos

MD, PhD, FCCP, Professor of Medicine & Medical Oncology, Head of 3rd Department of Medicine, Sotiria General Hospital, Athens School of Medicine, National & Kapodistrian University, GR, Adj. Professor of Medicine, Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA, Vis. Professor of Thoracic Oncology, Yale School of Medicine, USA

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Andrzej Szuba

Andrzej Szuba

MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Department of Angiology, Hypertension & Diabetology, Wrocław University of Medicine, Wrocław, POLAND

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Saskia Thiadens

Saskia Thiadens

RN, Sutter Health CPMC, Lymphedema Coordinator Cancer Center, San Francisco , USA

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Theodoros Troupis

Theodoros Troupis

MD, PhD, Surgeon, Professor, Head and Director of the Department of Anatomy School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, GREECE

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Miikka Vikkula

Miikka Vikkula

MD, PhD, Professor of Human Genetics, Co-Director of de Duve Institute, Member of the Belgian Royal Academy of Medicine, de Duve Institute, University of Louvain and Walloon Excellence in Lifesciences and Biotechnology (WELBIO), University of Louvain, Brussels, BELGIUM

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Martin Wald

Martin Wald

Associate Professor, MD, PhD, Department of Surgery, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC

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Marlys Witte

Marlys Witte

MD, Professor of Surgery, Neurosurgery and Pediatrics, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Secretary-General, International Society of Lymphology, USA

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Takumi Yamamoto

Takumi Yamamoto

MD, PhD, Director, Supermicrosurgery International Lymphedema Center (SILC), Director, Lymphatic Supermicrosurgery ACT Program, Chief Director, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Center Hospital of National Center for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM) Tokyo, JAPAN

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Marzanna Zaleska

Marzanna Zaleska

PhD, DSC, Department of Applied Physiology, Mossakowski Medical Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences, Department of Vascular Surgery, Central Clinical Hospital of Internal Affairs, Warsaw, POLAND

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Georgios Zografos

Georgios Zografos

Professor of Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Hippocratio Hospital, Athens, GREECE

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