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International Faculty Guests


In alphabetical order

Prof

ANDREW BUSH

Consultant paediatric chest physician
• Professor of paediatric respirology, faculty of Medicine
• National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London

UK

Prof

ATUL GUPTA

Senior Paediatric Respiratory Consultant
•Senior Lecturer at the Centre for Paediatric Respiratory in King’s College Hospital
MD(Res) Imperial College London

UK

Prof

ALICE HADCHOUEL DUVERGE

Department of Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergology
•Necker Hospital for Sick Children

FRANCE

Prof

AHMAD KANTAR, MD

Head of Department of Pediatrics University and Research Hospitals Policlinico Ponte San Pietro Italy
•Head of Pediatric Asthma and Cough Centre University and Reseach Hospital

ITALY

Prof

AROONWAN PREUTTHIPAN MD

•Professor and Directors of Pediatric Pulmonary Division and also Ramathibodi Hospital Sleep Disorder Center, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

THAILAND

Prof

ATHANASIOS KADITIS

•Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology at the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology
•First Department of Pediatrics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Medicine and Aghia Sophia
Children’s Hospital, Athens, Greece

GREECE

Prof

ADEL SALEM ALHARBI, MD

•Consultant, Pediatrician, Pulmonologist, Sleep Physician Head, Division of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Director,
Pediatric Sleep Disorders Center “PSDC”
•College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

KSA

Prof

AMJAD KOUATLI, MD

Chairman Department of Pediatrics.
•Consultant Interventional Pediatric Cardiologist Experience
•King Saud University – Field of study –Medicine

KSA

Prof

ABDULLAH M. ALDALAAN

•Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program
•President, Saudi Association for Pulmonary Hypertension
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
•Consultant Pulmonologist & Intensivist
King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre

KSA

Prof

ABDULLAH YOUSEF

•Assistant Professor Pediatrics University of Dammam
•MBBS King Faisal Uni Saudi Arabia

KSA

Prof

BULENT KARADAG

•Pediatric Chest Diseases Specialist, MEMORIAL ATAŞEHİR HOSPITAL
•ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY ISTANBUL MEDICAL FACULTY

TURKEY

Prof

DAVID GOZAL

Marie M. and Harry L. Smith Endowed Chair
•Chairperson, Department of Child Health
•Pediatrician-in-Chief, MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital
•University of Missouri School of Medicine
•400 N Keene St
•Columbia, MO 65201

USA

Prof

ELPIS HATZIAGOROU

•Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology at the Pediatric Pulmonology and Cystic Fibrosis Unit of
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.
•Degree in Medicine from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
•PhD with studies on exhaled NO among children with chronic lung disease.

GREECE

Prof

ENRICO STORTI

• General ICU Director, Clinical Unit Coordinator (Emergency Dpt, ICU, EMS) Maggiore Hospital, ASST LODI, Lodi, ITALY
•University of Milan School of Medicine

ITALTY

Prof

FABIO MIDULLA

•Associate Professor of Paediatrics at the “Sapienza” University of Rome
•Head of the paediatric Assembly of the European Respiratory Society.

ITALTY

Prof

FATMA AL JASSEM

•Consultant Pediatric Pulmonologist and Bronchoscopist at Latifa Hospital, Dubai Health Authority
•Queen Silvya Hospital for Children
•The Sahlengrenska Academy at Gothenburg
•University of Karolinska

USA

Prof

GARY RUIZ

•Head of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine
•Consultant at King’s College Hospital
•Senior member of the cystic fibrosis network

UK

Prof

HUSSEIN AL KINDY

•Senior Consultant of Pediatric Pulmonary
•Associate Professor Pediatric Pulmonology, Sultan Qaboos University
•College of Medicine and Health Sciences
•MECFA Medical and Scientific Committee Member – Oman

OMAN

Prof

HEATHER ZAR

•Professor and Chair of the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health
•Director of the School of Child and Adolescent Health at Red Cross Childrens Hospital at the University of Cape
Town (UCT), South Africa
•President of the Pan African Thoracic Society
•President of the Forum of International Respiratory Societies.

SOUTH AFRICA

Prof

JUAN L . ANTON-PACHECO

•senior Consultant pediatric surgeon in the Hospital Universitario and Head of the Pediatric Airway Unit.
•Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Surgery

SPAIN

Prof

JONATHAN GRIGG

•Professor of Paediatric Respiratory and Environmental Medicine, Deputy Director, Blizard Institute.
•Centre for Child Health, Blizard Institute, Queen Mary University London

UK

Prof

JERRY J. ZIMMERMAN

•Professor of Pediatrics and Anesthesiology
•Attending physician in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Seattle Children’s Hospital
•University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison

USA

Prof

JOSEPH EL-MIR

•Doctor of Physical Therapy and lecturer at the Physical therapy institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Saint-Joseph – Beirut.
•Lebanese German University, Department of Physical Therapy

LEBONAN

Prof

KHALID AL AWAM

•An Assist. Prof. and chairman of the Respiratory Therapy Program at Inaya Medical College in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
•Ph. D. in Physiology, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

KSA

Prof

LEILA KHEIRANDISH-GOZAL

•Professor of Pediatrics
•Director of Child Health Research Institute
•Department of Child Health
•The University of Missouri at Columbia
•School of Medicine

USA

Prof

MONIKA GAPPA

•Head of the clinic for children and adolescents, Marien Hospital Wesel
•Specialist in pediatrics with a focus on neonatology and additional qualifications in allergology and pediatric
pneumology

GERMANY

Prof

MEINRAD BEER

•Medical Director of the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at Ulm University.
•Studied human medicine and philosophy at the universities of Regensburg and Würzburg

GERMANY

Prof

MARIELLE PIJNENBURG

•Associate Professor in Paediatric Respiratory Medicine and head of the department of Paediatric Respiratory
Medicine and Allergology in Sophia Children’s Hospital
•Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of Pediatrics, division of Respiratory Medicine and
Allergology, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

NETHERLANDS

Prof

MICHAEL FAYON

•Pediatrician (Intensive Care, Neonatology, Pediatric Pulmonology) in Bordeaux (FR), Montreal (CA), and Paris (FR).
•Lead physician of the Pediatric Pulmonology Unit in Bordeaux University Hospital

FRANCE

Prof

MAJDI IDREES

•Adjunct Professor of Respiratory Medicine University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
•Head, Pulmonary Vascular Unit
•Prince Sultan Military Medical City
•Head, Saudi Advisory Group for Pulmonary Hypertension
•King Saud University – Field of study –Medicine

KSA

Prof

MUNIRA AL MAAZMI

•Consultant Neonatologist at Al Jalila Children’s
•Facharzt In Pediatric From Nordrhein Westfahl DussGerman Board MBBCH – UAE

UAE

Prof

NIKOLAOS PAPADOPOULOS

•CProfessor of Allergy and Pediatric Allergy at the University of Athens (NKUA), Greece, at the University of Manchester, UK.

GREECE

Prof

NICOLAS REGAMEY

•Head of pneumology at the children’s hospital, Lucerne
•professor in pediatric respiratory medicine
•Universität Basel – Doctor of Medicine (MD)

SWITERLAND

Prof

PIERRE GOUSSARD

•Head of Pulmonology in the Department of Paediatrics & Child Health at the Stellenbosch University
•Pediatric Pulmonologiest at Tygerberg Children’s Hospital

SOUTH AFRICA

Prof

PETR POHUNEK

•Professor of Pediatrics, Head of the Division of Pediatric Respiratory Diseases, Pediatric Department, 2nd Medical
School of Charles University and University Hospital Motol, Prague, Czech Republic.
•Pediatric Medical School of Charles University Prague

CZECH REPUBLIC

Prof

ROLF BERGER

•University Medical Center Groningen, Beatrix Children’s Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands.
•Professor of Paediatrics and Paediatric Cardiology at the Centre for Congenital Heart Diseases, University of
Groningen, The Netherlands.

NETHERLANDS

Prof

RENATO CUTRERA

•Head of the Pediatric Pulmonology Unit, Respiratory Intermediate Care Unit, Sleep and PLTVU at the Pediatric
Hospital “Bambino Gesù” in Rome.
•Medicine at the University of Rome La Sapienza

ITALY

Prof

ROBIN DETERDING

•Professor of Pediatrics
•Chief, Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine
•Medical Director, The Breathing Institute
•Medical Director, Children’s Hospital Colorado Innovation Center

USA

Prof

REFIKA ERSU

•Professor of Pediatrics,
•University of Ottawa, Director, Sleep Laboratory
•Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)
•401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1

USA

Prof

RANIA ABUSAMRA

•Paediatric Respiratory Consultant at Kings College Hospital, London
•MBChB, FRCPCH, HERMES Kings College Hospital

JORDAN

Prof

SALEH ALHARBI

•Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Umm AlQura in Mecca.
•He is also Chief of Pediatric at Dr. Suleiman Fakeeh Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

KSA

Prof

SAMEH ISMAIL

•Consultant Pediatric cardiac intensive care at National Guard Hospital – Riyadh
•Ain Shams University Faculty Of Medicine

KSA

Prof

SAMI ALHAIDER

•Practicing consultant pediatric respirologist and interventional pulmonologist
•Executive Director of Training at Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS
•King Saud University MBBS Medicine

KSA

Prof

SAMYA NASR

•Professor of Pediatrics
•Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center
•President, Michigan Thoracic Society
•Coordinator, State of Michigan CF NBS Program
•University of Michigan Health System
•1500 E. Medical Center Dr./ L2221 Women’s
•Ann Arbor, MI. 48109-5212

USA

Prof

STEPHANIE DUGGINS DAVIS

•Brewer Professor and Chair
•Department of Pediatrics
•The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

USA

Prof

THOMAS SEMPLE

•Consultant radiologist, a paediatric and cardiothoracic radiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital
•the clinical lead for congenital cardiac computed tomography (CT)
•also a cardiothoracic imaging specialist with expertise in the imaging of heart and lung conditions in neonates,
infants, children and adults
•Graduated from Kings College, London

UK

Prof

YASSER WALI

•Professor of Pediatric Hematology
•Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health: London
•Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine

OMAN

Prof

YAZAN SAID

•Paediatric Respiratory Consultant
•Consultant Allergist/Immunologist and Pediatric Pulmonologist
•King Fahad Specialist Hospital, Department of Pediatrics
•Medical Education at University of Jordan/Amman

JORDAN