Committees


Executive Committee


Jean-François Rey
President


Jairo Silva Alves
Vice- President


Horst Neuhaus
Treasure





Steering Committee


Dong-Wan Seo
Chair


Jean-François Rey

Jairo Silva Alves

Everson Luiz de Almeida Artifon

Jacques Deviere

Flávio Hayato Ejima

Gregory G. Ginsberg

Khean-Lee Goh

Haruhiro Inoue

Yong-Tae Kim

Kenneth Mcquaid

Helmut Messmann

Horst Neuhaus

Artur Adolfo Parada

Nageshwar D. Reddy

Shinji Tanaka

Asadur Jorge Tchekmedyian

Yun-Sheng Yang

Shu Tian Zhang




Scientific Committee


Fabian Emura
Chair


Cecilio Cerisoli

Philip Chiu

Ian Gralnek

Tibor Gyökeres

Cesare Hassan

Enqiang Linghu

Glaciomar Machado

Glaciomar Machado
Professor-titular de Gastroenterologia-UFRJ; Ph.D. - Universidade de Bristol, Inglaterra; Membro-titular, Academia Nacional de Medicina; Presidente-honorário da Organização Mundial de Endoscopia Digestiva (WEO),


Belen Mendoza de Molano

Ibrahim Mostafa

Helmut Neumann

Julio Pereira-Lima

Linda Rabeneck

Krish Ragunath

Ji Kon Ryu

Paulo Sakai

Prateek Sharma

Prateek Sharma
PRATEEK SHARMA, MD, FACP, FACG Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology University of Kansas School of Medicine Kansas City, USA Certifications • Diplomate of American Board of Gastroenterology • ECFMG certified • FLEX certified • License to practice medicine - Kansas • License to practice medicine - Missouri Academic Appointments & Clinical Experience: Professor of Medicine: Gastroenterology & Hepatology University of Kansas School of Medicine VA Medical Center, Kansas City, MO May 2007-present Program Fellowship Director: Gastroenterology & Hepatology University of Kansas School of Medicine May 2002-present Section Chief: Gastroenterology & Hepatology VA Medical Center Kansas City October 2004-present Associate Professor of Medicine: Gastroenterology & Hepatology University of Kansas School of Medicine VA Medical Center, Kansas City, MO May 2002-April 2007 Assistant Profesor of Medicine: Gastroenterology & Hepatology University of Kansas School of Medicine VA Medical Center, Kansas City, MO October 1998-April 2002 Fellowship Gastroenterology: University of Arizona, Tucson AZ July 1995-June 1998 University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS July 1998-September 1998 Residency Internal Medicine: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI July 1993-June 1995 Internship: Internal Medicine Christ Hospital & Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL July 1992-June 1993 Education Graduate Education: MB, BS Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery MS University of Baroda, India (1986-1991) Graduated as the Valedictorian


Siyu Sun

Naohisa Yahagi

Hironori Yamamoto

Hironori Yamamoto
Hironori Yamamoto is the Chairman and Professor of the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology at Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan. He also serves as the Director of the Gastroenterology Center and the Endoscopy Center of Jichi Medical University Hospital. He is a deputy editor in chief of Digestive Endoscopy, the official Journal of the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society. He is the inventor of double-balloon endoscopy and also the pioneer of ESD using sodium hyaluronate.





Local Organizing Committee


Ricardo Anuar Dib
Co-chair


Asadur Jorge Tchekmedyian
Co-chair


Gustavo Andrade de Paulo

Gustavo Andrade de Paulo
Mestre em Gastroenterologia pela Universidade de Londres Doutor e Pós-Doutor em Gastroenterologia pela UNIFESP-EPM Gestor Médico do Setor de Endoscopia do Hospital Albert Einstein


Vitor Nunes Arantes

Vitor Nunes Arantes
Professor Adjunto da Faculdade de Medicina da UFMG Coordenador do Setor de Endoscopia do Instituto Alfa de Gastroenterologia e do Hospital Mater Dei Contorno Presidente da SOBED-MG


Carlos Baubet

Guillo Burbano

Raul Antonio Cañadas Garrido

Carlos Castillo Flamain

Alfonso Celso da Silva Paredes

Djalma Ernesto Coelho Neto

Djalma Ernesto Coelho Neto
Mestre e Doutor em cirurgia UFRJ Prof. Adjunto de Cirurgia - UNESA Fellow in Therapeutics Endoscopy and Surgery Univerity of Louisville - USA


Pablo Cortés

Jorge Orillac Perez

Ángel Andrés Reyes Dorantes

David Zagalsky

David Zagalsky
David H. Zagalsky Consultor y Entrenador en Endoscopia Biliar del Hospital Nacional A Posadas. Presidente del Congreso Argentino de Endoscopia Digestiva 2004. Presidente de Endoscopistas Digestivos de Bs As 1996. Presidente de la Sociedad Argentina de Gastroenterologia 2006. Faculty en Train The Trainers Chile 2009 y Perú 2010 Participante en TTT Leadership and Management Porto 2013. Director del Módulo Bilio Pancreático de la Carrera de Especialista SAGE/UBA. Chair del Comité de Educación de la SIED (Soc Interamericana de Endoscopia Dig.)


Ana Maria Zuccaro

Ana Maria Zuccaro
Mestre em Medicina Chefe do Serviço de Endoscopia Digestiva do Hospital Federal de Ipanema Presidente da Comissão de Ética e Defesa Profissional - SOBED Ex-Presidente da SOBED-RJ Membro titular SOBED-FBG-CBC Especialista em Gestão da Clínica


Carlos Eduardo Oliveira dos Santos

Carlos Eduardo Oliveira dos Santos
TITULAR DA SOCIEDADE BRASILEIRA DE ENDOSCOPIA DIGESTIVA(SOBED); TITULAR DO COLÉGIO BRASILEIRO DE CIRURGIA DIGESTIVA(CBCD); PRESIDENTE DA SOBED, ESTADUAL RS (GESTÃO 2014-2016); SECRETÁRIO GERAL DA SOCIEDADE INTERAMERICANA DE ENDOSCOPIA DIGESTIVA (SIED)





Regional Counselors


Lars Aabakken
Europe


Douglas Faigel
North - America

Douglas Faigel
Dr. Douglas Faigel is the Co-director of the World Endoscopy Organization Program for Endoscopic Teachers. He is Professor of Medicine and Chairman of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Mayo Clinic Arizona. He served as President of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy from 2015 to 2016. He was educated at Harvard University and received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania before completing training in Internal Medicine at the University of California San Francisco and Fellowships in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Advanced Endoscopy at the University of Pennsylvania. He was previously Professor of Medicine and Director of Endoscopy at Oregon Health and Science University before joining the Mayo Clinic in 2010.


Evgeny Fedorov
Russia & CIS


Azzam Kayasseh
Middle-East & Africa


Seigo Kitano
Asia Pacific


Qiu Zhao
China





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