Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar was born in Egypt. He got his MD, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt, Diplomatic, American Board of Pathology, Diplomatic, American Board of Nuclear Medicine, USA. He is a Professor and chairman of Nuclear Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine, and Kuwait University, Kuwait. He has more than 70 publications with 600 citations in the most prestigious international journals and attended hundreds of conferences. He is an active reviewer in many respectable journals. He is a member of many International and local associations
Arif Sheikh, MD was educated at the University of Michigan, and got his medical education at Wayne State Medical School in Detroit, Michigan. He then did his Internship and Residency Training in Internal Medicine at Rhode Island Hospital of Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. Subsequently, he did his Nuclear Medicine Residency and Fellowship at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. He has practiced as an Internist, but went on to become an Assistant Professor of Radiology in Nuclear Medicine at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, where he served as the Director of Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine and Targeted Radionuclide Therapies, as well as faculty in the Department of Neurology in the epilepsy imaging program. He moved to Columbia University in New York as an Associate Professor of Radiology, where he became the Director of Nuclear Medicine. Currently, he is at Temple University as Professor of Radiology, and is Co-director of Cardiovascular Nuclear Medicine. He is Board Certified in Nuclear Medicine and Nuclear Cardiology, and has also received Board Certification in Internal Medicine.
University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iuliu Hatieganu, Romania
University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iuliu Hatieganu, Romania
Zeno Sparchez is a Professor of Gastroenterology & Internal Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Iuliu Hatieganu” Institute for Gastroenterology and Hepatology "O.Fodor" . Faculty of Professor, Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj Napoca, Romania. He has 65 publications, recharge among Medical Gastroenterology, faculty of Department of Ultrasound, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
Mohammed Jawed is a radiologist in Syracuse, New York. He received his medical degree from Dow University of Health Sciences and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He was Certified & Licensure by American Board of Radiology in Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology. He was affiliated with the Upstate University Hospital, Syracuse, NY. His NY, MD, and DC State Medical License was active through 2018 He was expert in Radiologists use imaging to gather information about the structure and function of the human body that may be unavailable without surgery.
Santosh Kumar Karn has done Ph.D. and P.D.F. in Physics from Delhi University, Delhi, India. He is in academics- teaching, research and academic administration for the last 32 years and working as full Professor of Physical Sciences for more than 12 years, Dean (Examination) for more than 03 years, and Head, Department of Science and Humanities for more than 15 years in an institution PCCS, Greater Noida, NCR-Delhi, under Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Uttar Pradesh, India. At present, working as a SBSR full professor in Sharda University, Greater Noida, India.
Edward Ted Fogarty is a radiologist in Bismarck. His role as chairman of radiology at UND is primarily one of teaching and curriculum development for the medical students and physician assistant students in the university. His Education was formed at the University of Chicago as an undergraduate and his knowledge was chiseled at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.He was identified by the medical school administration as a gifted visual communicator and technology savvy physician of the 21st century. Under his leadership, UND's medical education curriculum will incorporate the latest medical imaging exams from the first day of Gross Anatomy into student learning. His goal for all students is to acquire the visual understanding of basic imaging studies at an early point in the education process so that this applied knowledge is more easily incorporated as the learning process progresses from clinical student rotations through internship and residency.
Gary J Whitman is a tenured professor of radiology and radiation oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, where he serves as the medical director of the mobile mammography program. Dr. Whitman joined the MDACC faculty in 1996 after serving on the faculty at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital. He is the current chair of the MDACC Faculty Senate and he serves on the institutional executive committee and the Physicians Referral Service executive committee. He is a fellow of the American College of Radiology, the Society of Breast Imaging, the Society of Ultrasound in Radiology, and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. Dr. Whitman is the president of the Association of University Radiologists, and he is the program chair for the American Roentgen Ray Society. Dr. Whitman is the vice chair of the RSNA News, published by the Radiological Society of North America.
Wassil Nowicky Dipl. Ing, Dr. techn., DDDr. h. c., Director of “Nowicky Parma” and President of the Ukrainian Anti-Cancer Institute (Vienna, Austria). Has finished his study at the Radio technical Faculty of the Technical University of Lviv (Ukraine) with the end of 1955 with graduation to “Diplomingeniueur” in 1960 which title was nostrificated in Austria in 1975. He became the very first scientist in the development of the anticancer protonic therapy and is the inventor of the preparation against cancer with a selective effect on basis of celandine alkaloids “NSC-631570”. He used the factor that cancer cells are more negative charged than normal cells and invented the Celandine alkaloid with a positive charge thanks to which it accumulates in cancer cells very fast. Thus, Dr. Nowicky is invited as an Honorable Speaker to take part in many scientific international congresses and conferences in USA, Australia, Japan, UAE, and Europe. Author of over 300 scientific articles dedicated to cancer research.
Jan B. Vermorken served on the medical staff of oncology, at the University Hospital Vrije Universities in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and is Emeritus Professor of Oncology at the University of Antwerp and past head of the Department of Medical Oncology at the Antwerp University Hospital in Edegem, Belgium, where he still works as a consultant. He was principal investigator of the OncoVAX 8701 Phase IIIa clinical trial. His main field of interest is in gynecological oncology, and head and neck oncology. In addition, he coordinated large clinical trials in breast and colon cancer, including the OncoVAX’s Phase III trial (8701). His main research areas concern early clinical and pharmacological studies with new drugs, studies on the interaction of chemotherapy and radiation therapy, HPV in various malignancies and immunological approaches. He is a member of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Gynecological Cancer Group (GCG) and the EORTC Head and Neck Cancer Group (HNCG). He chaired the EORTC-GCG from 1983 to 1989 and the EORTC-HNCG from 2006 to 2009. He is still an active member with both groups.
Gregory G Passmore earned his PhD, MS and Certificate in Nuclear Medicine Technology from the University of Missouri. He is a Tenured Professor and the Director of the Nuclear Medicine Technology Program at the Augusta University. His research interests include both Nuclear Imaging Physics and Nuclear Medicine Education. He has over 100 publications, abstracts and presentations combined.
Manuela Matesan, M.D., is a board certified radiologist at UW Medical Center and a UW assistant professor of Radiology. She devotes her work to clinical activity, teaching and research in UW’s Nuclear Medicine division. Her goal is to provide compassionate, personalized and the highest quality care for each patient. She earned her M.D. at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Timisoara, Romania. She is board certified by the American Board of Nuclear Medicine. Her clinical interests include general nuclear medicine, PET and SPECT/CT imaging. Her areas of research include application of nuclear medicine in oncology, including liver directed radiotherapy and radio immunotherapy and brain imaging
Richard M. Fleming was born and raised in Iowa and is a "Kennedy Kid" receiving advanced scientific training through this program he received a formal education in Calculus and Particle Physics. He has received degrees in Physics, Biology, Chemistry and Psychology graduating second in his class, attended the University of Iowa College of Medicine graduating with High Honors; 1 of 17 Honors IM. He completed his law degree receiving class award for memorandum of law. While at Iowa he participated in human research, studying sodium and hypertension by measuring nerve conduction differentiating parasympathetic vs sympathetic responses. He completed internship, residency and a Cardiology fellowship in Houston where he published several papers on QCA, diets and heart disease and trained in Nuclear Cardiology including both SPECT & PET. He is one of three "certified" in PET imaging following a one year course of study on antimatter.
Felix U. Uduma, MB.BCh, FWACS, FICS is a senior Lecturer in Department Of Radiology,in Faculty Of Clinical Sciences, College Of Health Sciences, University Of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria. He is the Head of Department of Radiology in University of Uyo,Nigeria. He is a former Adjunct Lecturer in Madonna University, Elele, Nigeria and also a former Consultant Radiologist, Polyclinic Bonanjo, Douala, Cameroon.He is a member of Medical Advisory Board in University of Uyo teaching hospital, Nigeria. He is also an associate Editor of many journals including West African Journal of Radiology. He has published not less than 30 articles.
Segundo Mesa Castillo. As Specialist in Neurology, he worked for 10 years in the Institute of Neurology of Havana, Cuba. He has worked in Electron Microscopic Studies on Schizophrenia for 32 years. He was awarded with the International Price of the Stanley Foundation Award Program and for the Professional Committee to work as a fellowship position in the Laboratory of the Central Nervous System Studies, National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke under Dr. Joseph Gibbs for a period of 6 months, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, Washington D.C. USA, June 5, 1990. At present he is member of the Scientific Board of the Psychiatric Hospital of Havana and give lectures to residents in psychiatry.
Ramendra Pati Pandey is a PhD Research Scientist in the Department of Medicine-InCor/HC-FMUSP,FAPESP, University of Sao Paulo Post-Doctoral Fellow (from September 2015- till now) School of Medicine, Brazil. Working on New therapies for Chagas disease: Using repurposing of drugs acting on the Cell invasion and Autophagy progression of host cells and Potentiating of drug effect is using Biopolymer nanoparticulate. Drug Delivery Systems against Trypanosoma cruzi.
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore
Prasanna Santhanam is an assistant professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He previously held an appointment at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall University as assistant professor in medicine. He has experience in both academic and private practice of clinical endocrinology. He is a board-certified endocrinologist with addition training in nuclear medicine at the Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences at Johns Hopkins. He underwent the additional training to pursue his research interests in nuclear medicine and molecular imaging of endocrine glands and disorders. He received his M.B.B.S. from B.J. Medical College and his M.D. from NHL Municipal Medical College – Sheth K. M. School of Post Graduate Medicine and Research. In addition to his nuclear medicine residency at Johns Hopkins, he completed a residency in medicine at NHL Municipal Medical College – Sheth K. M. School of Post Graduate Medicine and Research and a residency in internal medicine at Marshall University School of Medicine. He performed a fellowship in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at Marshall University School of Medicine. He joined the Johns Hopkins faculty in 2017.
Professor Zoya Vinokur is an alumn of New York City College of Technology. Professor Vinokur teaches Radiographic Procedures and Clinical Education. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Long Island University, C.W. Post, her Master of Science degree in Health Services Management and Policy from New School University and holds advanced certification in mammography.
With over 20 years of professional and teaching experience she has taught a variety of courses in the medical imaging discipline including, Radiographic Procedures and Positioning, Pediatric Radiography, Advanced Medical Imaging II in a baccalaureate degree program, and Clinical Education. Professor Vinokur worked in major Metropolitan Hospitals in New York and New Jersey she brings her extensive knowledge and background to the classroom as well as in to clinical settings. She is licensed to practice in both New York and New Jersey States.
Professor Vinokur is a frequently invited speaker at professional conferences both locally and regionaly. Her areas of concentration and interest include Teaching and Technology
Chalenges , Mammography, and MusicTharapy. Work in Progress: “Effects of Musical Therapy Interventions on Mammography Outcomes. Specialties: Mammography, CT, MR, PACS/ RIS. She currently serves on various Educational Advisory Boards and has held other Board positions in professional organizations including Vice President,Coresponding Secretary, and Nominating Chair.