Dr Dan Apter is the Director of VL-Medi Clinical Research Centre. From 1997 until end of 2015, he was the Chief Physician at The Sexual Health Clinic, Väestöliitto (Family Federation of Finland) in Helsinki, Finland. Dr Apter specialised in obstetrics & gynecology and endocrinology. He is also a docent at Helsinki University. His areas of interest in both research and clinical practice include sexual health and contraception, human papillomavirus, the endocrinology of puberty and the development of polycystic ovary syndrome. Reflective of his research, Dr. Apter has more than 200 papers published in the medical literature. He has been President of FIGIJ (Int. Fed. of Pediatric & Adol. Gyn) 2001-2007, and Vice-President of European Society of Contraception, and is currently a member of the Editorial Board of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health.
MUDr. Jana Alesova Havířov, Czech Republic • +420603183595 • firstname.lastname@example.org Date of birth: 21. 2. 1958
WORK EXPERIENCE Private OB-GYN clinic for childern, adolescents and adults women, Jana Alesova private clinic - Havířov, Czech Republic October 1994 - Currently The chief doctor of a private OB-GYN clinic in Havirov for children, adolescents and adults women Clinic OB-GYN praxis at the city hospitals in Ostrava and Havirov from 1983- 1994 Expert witness for the PAG since 2004 President of the Czech national PAG organization since 2019
EDUCATION medicine faculty, Masaryk university of Brno September 1977 - 1983, Brno, Czech Republic OB-GYN licence I. degree 1987 OB-GYN licence II. degree 1992 PAG licence 2002
Course or certificate Ultrasound courses, FMF, CZ USnational society
Dr. Angela Aguilar is currently the President of the Philippine Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy and the Public Relations Officer of the Philippine Society for Reproductive Medicine . She is an associate professor of the Section of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of the Philippines - Philippine General Hospital. She is a member of the Board of the Asia-Pacific Association for Gynecologic Endoscopy and Minimally Invasive Therapy (APAGE).
She was recently granted the Howard and Conchita Redmon Professorial Chair by the University of the Philippines Manila and is a recipient of numerous awards, among such was the Asia & Oceania Federation of Obstetrics and Gynecology Shan S. Ratnam – Young Gynaecologist Award in 2007.
She was awarded a Master of Science (MSc) degree in Reproduction and Development with merit from the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom and also holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration specializing in Health from the Ateneo Graduate School of Business. . She received her medical degree from the University of the Philippines and had her training in obstetrics and gynecology and fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility from the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital.
DOB 28 April 1960, S Petersburg, Russia, Israel since 1970 Married and mother of 4 children Graduated Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Currently working as consultant gynecologist. Head of PAG services and director of Bat-Ami center for sexually abused victims, Hadassah University Med Center, Jerusalem, Israel
After residency, engrossed in PAG, established the first multidisciplinary clinic, joined Israeli PAG society and edited the bulletin.
2007-2022 chair of Israeli society of PAG
At 2007 graduated the IFEPAG Part I+II, later joining Prof Sarah Creighton at University College Hospital, London.
Head of PAG service in Hadassah, Hebrew University (leading medical center). Structuring multidisciplinary clinics and surgical teams for PAG patients with challenging approach. Establishing PAG education as part of curriculum for medical students and Ob Gyn residents
2013 - 2019 board member of FIGIJ, invited speaker and coordinator of international fellow association (IFA)
Since 2010 developed a training center, approved by FIGIJ (2018), the first one in Middle East. 15 doctors (mainly Ob-Gyn) graduated the well-structured training program. Those trainees implicate their knowledge by establishing PAG clinics all over the country. The request for future training fellowship is booked till the end of 2026 year, including a foreigner Ob-Gyn specialist.
My vision: recognition of PAG medicine as sub- specialization
Expand the education of PAG so the young girls will get most professional approach. Providing accessibility to special populations and structuring multidisciplinary collaboration for complicated cases
To build international group for developing curriculum, clinical guidelines and multicenter research leading to evidence based medicine
Metella Dei MD Short Biography Born in Firenze (Italy) in 1953. Married, with two daughters and a granddaughter.
1977: Degree in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Florence. 1982: Specialization in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 1986: Specialization in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases. 1997: Fellowship in Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology organized by FIGIJ 2022: Senior Member of EURAPAG Academy She worked in Adolescent Health Clinics and Health Education Projects for young people from 1982 to 2001. Since 1985 member of Italian Society of Paediatric and Adolescent and Gynaecology, where she played the role of President, Past President, Webmaster and currently of Scientific Councillor Since 1992 member of European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health. In 2019 she participated at the Study Group for Italian Recommendations for hormonal contraception use Since 2000, member of the National Study Group on “Women and Violence” which organized national training courses and extended the Recommendations for assistance to woman victim of sexual violence and for caring children victim of abuse. From 2002 to 2012, she worked at the Paediatric and Adolescent Unit and at the Rape and Abuse Centre of the University of Florence. Author of 246 scientific publications and 12 books Her specific interest is the teaching methodology aimed at learners. Now her main activity is organization and teaching in training projects for health personnel focused on Gynaecological Endocrinology, Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology, Contraception, Sex Education, Gender Violence and Child Abuse. She is also interested in music (especially ancient and baroque music) and in existential lecture of sacred texts.
Dr. Andrea Huneeus is an Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Universidad del Desarrollo of Santiago, Chile and is a faculty physician the Division of Adolescent Medicine of Clínica Alemana of Santiago. She completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency and Fellowship in Pediatric and Adolescent Obstetrics and Gynecology at Universidad de Chile. She has a Master of Public Health degree on Maternal and Child Health of the University of California, Berkeley. She is a researcher, educator, clinician, and advocate for young women's reproductive health. She is the President of SOGIA, the Chilean Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology and served in the NASPAG Board of Directors as International Liaison from 2019 to 2021.
Kristina Gemzell Danielsson is professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Head of the Department of Women’s and Children’s Health at Karolinska Institutet (KI), and senior consultant at the Karolinska University Hospital. She is a member of the Nobel Assembly at the Karolinska Institutet, which is responsible for the Nobel Price in Physiology or Medicine. She is director of the WHO collaborating centre for Research and Research training in Human Reproduction at Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital. She is Honorary Clinical Professor at Hong Kong University, and Honorary fellow FSRH, RCOG, UK. She was a member of the International Committee for contraceptive research (ICCR), Population Council/, and is past president of the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health, and FIAPAC, the international medical advisory panel (IMAP) of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), member of the FIGO council and past Chair of the FIGO committee on human rights, refugees and violence against women. Her research is translational (experimental, clinical trials and implementation; “from bench-to bed-to the hands of women”) She is the author of more than 300 scientific publications. In 2012 she was awarded with the FIGO Award in Recognition of Women Obstetricians/Gynecologists.
A Prof Yasmin Jayasinghe (FRANZCOG, PhD) is a paediatric gynaecologist, Director of the Oncofertility Program at The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, and Winter Glover Translational Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne. She was founding chair of the Fertility Preservation Taskforce in Victoria who in partnership with consumers pioneered new tools, guidance and models of oncofertility care in 2013. Her team have been recognize as finalists in: the Vic Health Awards (research into action) for facilitating equitable access to oncofertility care for Victorian children in 2019; the Australian Nurse of the Year awards for family-centred care through nurse navigation in 2020; and three statewide Young Achiever Awards for oncofertility innovation and leadership. Dr Jayasinghe was awarded the Strategic Grant for Outstanding Women by the University of Melbourne and Royal Womens Hospital for building a learning healthcare system in oncofertility (2019); was a state finalist in the Telstra Women's Business Awards recognising 'outstanding women who disrupt the way we do business' (2020), and was a finalist for the Australian Human Rights Medal for pioneering the protection of the reproductive rights of children (2021). She is the founding Chair of the Australian New Zealand Consortium in Paediatric Oncofertility (ANZCO), and principal investigator of the binational ANZCO clinical trials network recently awarded a federal grant for 'Life Saving and Job Creating Medical Research'. She is on the Practice Committee of the global Oncofertility Consortium and was an independent expert reviewer of the international PanCare Life Fertility Preservation Guidelines for children published in 2021.
Pallavi Latthe is a Consultant at the Birmingham Women’s and Children’s (BWC) NHS Foundation Trust. She is the clinical lead for Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology and is a subspecialist in Urogynaecology at this hospital. She is a honorary Reader at the University of Birmingham. She is the regional preceptor for paediatric and adolescent gynaecology training for O & G specialty trainees for the West Midlands. She is part of the disorders of Sexual Development multidisciplinary team and clinic run at BWC She has published many scientific papers and written two books. She has presented her research both at national and international conferences. She was on the executive committee of the British Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology (BritSPAG) for 6 years, was secretary for 3 years and now is chairperson of the BritSPAG since 15th march 2021. She is mum of two and loves long distance cycling for charity fundraising.
Sandra Pekic MD, PhD is Professor of Internal Medicine at Belgrade University School of Medicine and is working at the Dept of Neuroendocrinology, Endocrinology Clinic, University Clinical Center, Belgrade for 27 years. Dr Pekic has received a medical degree from Belgrade University School of Medicine. She is a certified specialist of Internal medicine and subspecialist of Endocrinology. Professor Pekic is an active member of the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE) and she lectured as a symposia speaker for European Congress of Endocrinology. She is also member of ENEA and an active member of the Endocrine Section of the Serbian Medical Association. Professor Pekic has published more than 70 peer-reviewed original papers and chapters in books. She is an important investigator for the research grant funded by the Ministry of Science Serbia since 1995. Her research includes investigations in the field of pituitary adenomas and hypopituitarism. She is also involved as principal investigator in Clinical Research Studies on new molecules for diagnosing GH deficiency and new treatments for Acromegaly and Cushing´s disease.
Professor Ellen Rome currently serves as the Head of the Center for Adolescent Medicine at Cleveland Clinic Children’s and is a Professor of Pediatrics at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case. She is among the first in the US to be board certified in Adolescent Medicine, graduating magna cum laude from Yale in 1984, obtained her medical degree at Case Western Reserve School of Medicine in 1988, then completed residency in pediatrics at Johns Hopkins, followed by a three year fellowship in adolescent medicine at Children’s Hospital, Boston. She also obtained a masters degree in Public Health at the Harvard University School of Public Health.
Dr. Rome is a past president of both FIGIJ and NASPAG, as well as having served as Associate Chief of Staff for the entire Cleveland Clinic. She has served on the Committee on Adolescence for the AAP and its Committee on Nutrition, has chaired the Subcommittee on Eating Disorders for the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM), has chaired the Public Health and the Media Committees and still serves on the Medical Care Task Force for the Academy for Eating Disorders (AED). She has written position statements/policy on eating disorders for the AAP, AED and SAHM. Current research includes making LARCs more accessible in primary care practices, as well as on prevention/outcomes for youth with eating disorders including ARFID. She has been an invited speaker locally, nationally, and internationally, maintaining a commitment to ongoing teaching of trainees and colleagues globally.
Personal Data Hideya Sakakibara, M.D. & Ph.D. Date of birth: December 6, 1960 Place of birth: Yokohama, Japan Sex: male: Male Director Professor Department of Gynecology Yokohama City University, Medical Center 4-57, Urafune-cho, Minami-ku, Yokohama,232-0024, Japan Phone: +81-45-261-5656 FAX: +81-45242-2275 E-mail: email@example.com Education 1979-1985 Yokohama City University (YCU), School of Medicine, Yokohama, Japan (M.D.) 1985-1986 Internship in YCU Hospital, Yokohama, Japan 1986-1990 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Graduate School of Medicine, YCU (Ph.D.) Professional Experience 1991-1994 Assistant, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, YCU 1994-1997 Research Fellow, Reproductive Endocrinology Center, University of California at San Francisco, USA 1997-1999 Staff Gynecologist, Odawara municipal Hospital, Odawara, Japan 2000-2003 Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, YCU 2004-2014 Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, YCU 2015-2016 Associate Professor, Department of Gynecology, YCU Medical Center 2016-present Professor, Department of Gynecology, YCU Medical Center 2018-2020 Deputy Director, YCU Medical Center 2020-present Director, YCU Medical Center
Membership Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology Japan Society of Adolescentology (President) The Japan Endocrine Society Japanese Society for Reproductive Medicine Japan Society for Uterus Transplantation (Board member) The Japanese Society for Pediatric Endocrinology Asian Oceanic Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (AOSPAG) American Society for Reproductive Medicine Endocrine Society
He graduated from the University of Athens Medical School in June of 1989 with Honors.
Immediately following, he served for 2 years as a Second Lieutenant in the Hellenic Military Air force.
Following the completion of his military service and his medical service in underserved areas in Greece, he was accepted by the State University of New York, where he specialized in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1992-1997) and became Board Certified by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. In 1997 Dr. Vlahos was accepted as a fellow by the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore USA, where he trained for three years in order to attain the subspecialty in Reproductive Endocrinology.
The Reproductive Endocrinology Fellowship included comprehensive training in all of the assisted reproduction techniques, including, IVF, GIFT, ICSI, as well as all of the advanced Laparoscopic and Hysteroscopic surgical techniques.
In July of 1999 the University of Johns Hopkins offered Dr. Vlahos the position of Lecturer in Reproductive endocrinology. In the year 2000 following written and oral exams he became Board Certified as a Reproductive Endocrinologist. In July of the Year 2000 Johns Hopkins University offered Dr. Vlahos the position of Assistant Professorof Gynecology and Obstetrics. The years 2000-2004 were spent working as an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, USA.
In 2001 Dr Vlachos was proclaimed Director of the department of Endometriosis and Laparoscopic Surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital ; in the same year he also undertakes the responsibilities of Co-Director for the department of Assisted Reproduction and IVF. In September of 2004 Dr. Vlahos is offered the position of Assistant Professor at the 2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the University of Athens, as director of the division of Assisted Reproduction. In December of 2010 he is promoted to the position of Associate Professor and he became the director of the department of Endoscopic surgery of Aretaieio University Hospital. In May of 2015 Dr. Vlahos was promoted to the position of Full Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Assisted Reproduction From September of 2019 he has been the director and chairman of the 2nd department of Obstetrics and Gyneology at the Areteieion University hospital. Dr Vlahos has been commended by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopy Surgery ( AAGL) for his exemplary performance in laparoscopic surgery, he has been awarded the title “Top Doc In America for Endometriosis and IVF” and has been nominated several time for the WHO IS WHO in AMERICA as well as WHO is WHO in Medicine and Health Care. He has been the principal author of more than 120 scientific publications and contributing author for 8 medical books. He has been a reviewer for several scientific journals in the field of IVF and endoscopic surgery and he has organized several courses in endoscopic surgery and IVF. His main areas of interest are: infertility and assisted reproduction, IVF, endometriosis, and advanced endoscopic surgery.
NikosVlahos MD, Ph.D, FACOG Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and AssistedReproduction. National and KapodestrianUniversity of Athens, School of Medicine
Catherine White is an experienced forensic physician who has worked in forensic medicine since 1995. She specialises in examination of women, men and children following allegations of rape or sexual assault and takes a local, national and international lead in the development, training and regulation of services for sexual assault victims / complainants.
Clinical Director of the Saint Mary’s Sexual Assault Services, UK, 2003-2022 Saint Mary’s Sexual Assault Referral Centre was the first SARC in the UK. It has had over 34,000 clients and sees on average 2000 per year.
UN Expert on Sexual Violence involved with developing forensic medical training for the Palestinian National Authority and Egypt (2012- present).
Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine, UK Sexual Offence Medicine Lead Member of the Academic Committee and Forensic Science Sub-Committee Past Deputy Chief Examiner for the Membership Exam of FFLM, responsible for Sexual Offence Medicine
2022 appointed Chair of the review of the Physical Signs of Child Sexual Abuse, RCPCH/FFLM/American Academy of Pediatrics Appointed as medical expert in the independent reviews of several sexual assault services, including MEDSAC New Zealand (2018) & FAMSAC, Canberra, Australia (2014).
Dr White has published widely in the field of sexual violence.
Zhu Lan, MD, PhD, Professor, Supervisor of MD and PhD Candidates, Peking Union Medical College Hospital(PUMCH) Director of Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital (PUMCH), Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences President designate, Chinese Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chinese Medical Association Standing committee member and general secretary, Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chinese Medical Doctor Association President, Society of Pelvic Floor Disease Prevention, Chinese Preventive Medicine Association President, the Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery Society, Chinese Medical Association Standing member of 12th All-China Women's Federation President，Sino-French Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation Alliance
Dr. Gabriele Tridenti (GT) - CV Born in 1956, GT graduated as Medical Doctor and specialized in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O & G), Clinical Pathology of Human Reproduction, Experimental Endocrinology He attended the twelvemonthly postgraduate course on "Ultrasonography in O & G” He attained the "International Fellowship in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (PAG), held by FIGIJ. He numbers 133 scientific publications, mostly in PAG. He speaks Italian, English, French. He worked as Obstetrician and Gynecologist at Montecchio Emilia, Correggio, Guastalla Hospitals, and at the Family Planning Departments of Langhirano and Parma. Since 2002 GT has been Registrar of O & G at Santa Maria Nuova Hospital, Reggio Emilia, mostly dealing in PAG and Obstetrics, attaining the High Specialization in PAG. From 1990 to1992 he taught O & G at Reggio Emilia Nursing School. From 1992/93 to 2009/2010 GT was Contract Professor at the Specialization School in Endocrinology of Parma. From 2007 to 2013 he was coordinator of the IFEPAG Fellows Association - IFA From 2010 till 2019 he was President of the Italian PAG Society - SIGIA, of which he is the current Past President and Treasurer He is FIGIJ and EURAPAG Board Member, in charge of the FIGIJ Bursary Program and the EURAPAG Academy.
Francesca Navratil – MD University of Zürich, Switzerland. Internship/Residency Philadelphia, Cleveland - and Zürich Pediatrician - Children`s Hospital University of Zürich - ICU, Neonatology.
1981 Organization/ Head of PAG in Zürich Children`s Hospital until 2007. 1992-2000 Head of Swiss PAG Association. Close cooperation with PAG departments of Germany, Austria, Italy, UK, US, Argentina. 1998 -2001 Member of FIGIJ Executive Commitee with G. Gidwani USA, M. Heinz DE, J.Mendez Ribas Argentina 2001-2004 General Secretary of FIGIJ Executive Commitee with G. Gidwani USA, J.Pelaez Mendes CU. First WCPAG Singapore 1995 (Sexual abuse of children ) Last WCPAG Belgrade 2023.
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