|Anoushka M. Afonso - USA|
Anoushka M. Afonso, MD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Office telephone: (212) 639-8113
Office fax:(646) 422-2088
PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS AND EMPLOYMENT
|Christoffer Calov Jørgensen - Denmark|
|Henrik Kehlet - Denmark|
C U R R I C U L U M V I T A E - HENRIK KEHLET (9. March 1942)
MD, University of Copenhagen 1968
Chief Surgeon, Department of Surgery, Hvidovre University Hospital 1989-2004
Head, Section for Surgical Pathophysiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen 2004-
Professor of Surgery, Copenhagen University 1991-2005
Professor of Perioperative Therapy, Copenhagen University 2006-
Ph.D., Copenhagen University 1977, “Clinical course and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical function in glucocorticoid treated surgical patients”.
Scientific publications: > 1,050 articles, predominantly within the topics of surgical pathophysiology, acute pain physiology and treatment, the surgical stress response, regional anaesthesia, postoperative fatigue, postoperative immunofunction, fluid management, cognitive function and perioperative morbidity. The research results have been condensed into the concept of “Fast-track surgery”, which is undergoing implementation worldwide.
H-index: 90 (ISI) >35,000 citations, >3,000/yr last 2 years
Invited Lecturer in International Scientific Symposia: > 390 invited lectures in international scientific meetings in Europe, North- and South America, South East Asia, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
Invited Guest Lecturer; visiting professor: > 140 invited lectures in various university departments of Surgery and Anaesthesiology in Europe, North- and South America, South East Asia, Middle East, India, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
Honorary awards and lectures:
Honorary Doctor, Linköping University, Sweden 1987
Honorary Fellow, Royal College of Anaesthetists, England 1995
Honorary Fellow, American College of Surgeons, US 2003
Honorary Fellow of The German Surgical Society, Germany 2005
Honorary Member of the Chilean Surgical Society, Chile 2006
Honorary Member of the Chilean Colorectal Society, Chile 2006
Honorary Member of the German Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Germany 2007
Honorary Member of the Spanish Society of Colo-proctology, Spain 2010
Honorary Fellow, Faculty of Pain Medicine, Australia 2012
Honorary Fellow, American Surgical Association, US 2012
Honorary Fellow, American Society for Colon & Rectal Surgeons, US 2013
Honorary Member Danish Surgical Society, DK 2013
The ASRA Lecture, American Society of Regional Anesthesia, San Diego, US 1984
The Arwid Wretlind Lecture, European Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Greece 1990
The Husfeldt Lecture, Danish Society of Anaesthesiology, Denmark 1991
The Steen-Otto Liljedahl Lecture, Linköping University, Sweden 1991
The Annual Honorary Lecture, Faculty of Anaesthetists in Ireland, Dublin 1991
The Hust Memorial Lecture, Department of Surgery, Atlanta University, Atlanta, US 1992
The Annual Honorary Lecture, Danish Society of Orthopedic Surgery, Copenhagen 1993
The Bonica Lecture, American Society of Regional Anesthesia, Seattle, US 1993
The Martin H:sson Holmdahl Lecture, Swedish Society of Anaesthesiology, Stockholm, Sweden 1994
The Ben Covino Lecture, Harvard University, Boston, US 1995
The Ferguson Lecture, Harvard University, Boston, US 1995
The Queen Ingrid of Denmark Honorary Lecture, Denmark, Åbenrå, 1998
The Annual Health Care Lecture, British Society of Anaesthetists, London 1999
The Bruce Scott Lecture, European Society of Regional Anaesthesia, Cambridge, England 2001
The Carl Koller Lecture, European Society of Regional Anaesthesia, Malta 2003
The Michael Cousins Lecture, Australian & New Zealand Anaesthesia Society, Hobart, Australia 2003
The Thomas G Williams Lecture, Canadian Surgical Society, Ottawa, Canada 2004
The Ron Needs Lecture, Toronto University, Canada 2004
The Labat Lecture, American Society of Regional Anesthesia, Toronto, Canada, 2005
The Litchfield Lecture, Oxford University, England 2005
The Rupert B Turnbull Memorial Oration, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, US 2005
The Theodor Kocher Lecture, Berne University, Switzerland 2005
The Harry E Bacon Lecture, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Seattle, US 2006
The International Surgery Lecture, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, US 2006
The Nicoll Lecture, International Association for Ambulatory Surgery, Amsterdam, Holland 2007
The British Journal of Surgery Lecture, Society of Academic Surgeons, Birmingham, England 2008
The Annual Lecture of the American Society of Ambulatory Anesthesia, Miami US 2008
The British Journal of Surgery lecture, German Surgical Society, Munich, Germany 2009
The Honorary Lecture, Scandinavian Society of Gastroenterology, Stavanger, Norway 2009
The Ron Needs Lecture, Toronto University, Canada 2009
The Astley Cooper Oration, British Hernia Society, Bournemouth, UK 2009
The Simpson Memorial Lecture, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, Scotland 2010
The Henry Starling Lecture, University College of London, UK 2010
The Eigil Amundsen Honorary Lecture, Oslo University, Norway 2010
The European Society of Regional Anaesthesia Distinguished Award, Alicante, Spain 2010
The Gelman-Zinner Lecture, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard University Boston, US 2011
The Wesley Bourne Lecture, McGill University, Montreal, Canada 2011
The Prithvi Raj Honorary Lecture, World Institute Pain, Miami, US 2012
The Jacques Perissat Lecture, European Association for Endoscopic Surgery, Brussels, 2012
The First Henrik Kehlet Lecture, Enhanced Surgical Recovery Society, Cannes, FR 2012
The Peter Glass Lecture, Stony Brook University, US 2015
The British Journal of Surgery Lecture, Society of University Surgeons, Jacksonville, US 2016
The Earl Wynands Lecture, Ottawa University, Ottawa, Canada 2016
The Rod Armstrong Lecture, Kings College, Ireland, 2016
The Michael Freeman Honorary Lecture, 18th EFORT Congress, Vienna, Austria 2017
Lars Påhlman Memorial Lecture, St. Gallen CH, December 2017
Other Honorary Awards
The August Krogh Award, Denmark, 2000
The Gimbernat Prize, Catalan Surgical Society, Barcelona 2007
The Fritz-Erler Award, Erlangen University, Germany 2009
The Kirsten and Freddy Johansen Clinical Research Prize, Copenhagen University, Denmark 2011
Global Excellence Award, Capital Region, Denmark 2012 and 2016
Excellence in Research Award, American Society of Anesthesiologists, US 2014
First honorary award in Zealand University Hospital, DK 2016
|Jan Poelaert - Belgium|
|Prof Poelaert is Head of the Department Anaesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, University Hospital UZ Brussel (since October, 2007).
He is Board certified Anaesthetist of the Belgian Society of Anaesthesia and Reanimation (August 12, 1988) and he is Board certified Critical Care Physician (October 23, 1997).
His PhD thesis dealt with “Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Critically Ill Patients. A Comprehensive Approach”.
He is Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia since 1993. He is Reviewer in several international journals. He was visiting Professor in various departments of university hospitals (Munster, Graz). He was (Co)Promotor of 8 doctoral theses and published more than 120 publications in peer-reviewed journals, more than 20 book chapters and edited 3 books.
|Marcia McDougall - Scotland|
Dr. Marcia McDougall is Fluid Lead for NHS Fife, consultant in Anaesthetics and Clinical Lead for Intensive Care at the Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland. She became interested in fluid prescribing after hearing Professor Dileep Lobo speak about the subject in 2008. She led the introduction of NHS Fife Guidelines for Intravenous Fluid and Electrolyte Prescription in May 2012, based on the GIFTASUP Guidelines and later the NICE Guidelines for Intravenous Fluid Therapy in Adults in Hospital. The Fife guidelines are now being adopted by several other Scottish hospitals and the principles are being taught in Edinburgh and St. Andrews University Medical Schools. Marcia is currently studying the effects on patients’ biochemistry of the change in fluid prescribing in Fife. She employed Scotland’s first Quality Improvement Nurse for Fluid Management in 2013. Marcia is a member of the Acute Kidney Injury Expert Reference Group for Health Improvement Scotland’s Patient Safety Programme.
|Mike Margarson - England|
Mike Margarson, MBBS, MD, FRCA, FFICM, Dipl ICM
Dr Margarson trained in London, Oxford, Munich and Sydney and is now a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Critical Care, at St Richard's Hospital, Chichester, UK.
He is Vice-chairman of the UK Society for Obesity and Bariatric Anaesthesia (SOBA), Vice-president for the European Society for the Peri-operative Care of the Obese Patient (ESPCOP), and active in the sub-committees of the Society for Anesthesia and Sleep Medicine.
He was lead organizer for the Obesity and Sleep Medicine Track at the World Congress in Hong Kong 2016
He is also Chairman of the Wessex Intensive Care Society and organizes their annual Winter Meeting.
His MD thesis was on microvascular permeability and rates of albumin transcapillary escape in sepsis. Current interests are mainly focussed around the airway and anaesthesia for the morbidly obese.
Outside of anaesthesia he coaches rugby, runs a cricket team and has unhealthy and ruinous interests in opera and fine wine.
|Tong Joo Gan - Malasya|
Dr. TJ Gan is Professor and Chairman of the Department of Anesthesiology at Stony Brook Medicine in Stony Brook, New York. Previously, Dr. Gan was Professor of Anesthesiology, Vice Chairman for Clinical Research and Faculty Development at Duke University. Dr. Gan is a diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and is a fellow of both the Royal College of Anaesthetists of England. Dr. Gan has been the recipient of the Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia Young Investigator Award and the International Anesthesia Research Society Clinical Scholar Research Award. He serves as the Ambulatory Anesthesia and Perioperative
Management Section Editor of Anesthesia and Analgesia and is on the Editorial Board of Perioperative Medicine. Dr. Gan is also a founding member and President of the American Society for Enhanced Recovery (ASER), a Past President of The Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia (SAMBA) and International Society for Anesthetic Pharmacology (ISAP). He has published over 250 manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals and numerous books and books chapters. Dr. Gan has served as an invited speaker for many national and international professional conferences and as principal investigator or co-investigator for over 100 clinical trials.