Prof. Agnieszka Drosdzol-Cop, MD, PhD works in the Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland. Since 2016, she is the President of the Polish PAG. She is a specialist in obstetrics and gynecology, sexology and the IFEPAG.
She studied especially the prevalence of endometriosis, chronic pelvic pain, menstrual cycle disturbances in adolescents, vulvo-vaginal disorders in girls.
One of her special interest areas, related to PAG, is the diagnostic-therapeutic management of AUB in adolescents. She also elaborated the author's therapeutic management algorithm of AUB in adolescents, based on hormonal estrogen-progestin therapy and participated in the research on the algorithm concerning hormonal supplementation in girls and adolescents with Turner syndrome.
Nina Jančar was born on August 15th in Ljubljana, Slovenia. She graduated at Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana in 2003. She defended her Ph. D. thesis in October 2009. She finished her training in Obstetrics and Gynecology in February 2012. She is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana since March 2014. She is the Head of IVF Unit at Department of Human Reproduction, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Medical Centre Ljubljana since October 2017. She has published more than 40 articles in Slovenian and international scientific Journals and professional Journals and also some book chapters from the field of human reproduction, cervical precancerous lesions and HPV infection. From the year 2013 she is intensively involved and leading the program of fertility preservation in female patients with cancer and other disease that lead to diminished ovarian reserve or premature ovarian failure. She is the secretary of Slovenian Society for Reproductive Medicine and member of European Society for Human Reproduction and Embryology and Slovenian Society for Gynecological Oncology, Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology.
Ozlem Dural, M.D. Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology Consultant Gynecologist, Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Consultant Gynecologist, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Istanbul University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Turgut Ozal Cad. Fatih / Capa, 34093, Istanbul, Turkey Phone: +90 414 20 00 (x31687) E-mail: email@example.com
Dr. Ozlem Dural finished her residency in 2010 and her reproductive endocrinology and infertility fellowship in 2016 at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine, accredited by The European Board & College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (EBCOG) since 2009. Then, she completed her clinical fellowship in pediatric and adolescent gynecology in 2017 at the University of Ottawa, accredited by The North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (NASPAG). She also completed The Healthcare Education Scholars Program of the University of Ottawa in 2017. Dr. Ozlem Dural is Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Consultant Gynecologist for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology at the Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine. Her main areas of interest are reproductive endocrinology, müllerian anomalies, childhood gynecological malignancies and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. She contributed to more than 40 scientific papers on these topics.
Aleksandra Trninic Pjevic currently works at Ferona Fertility clinic. She worked for over twenty years at the Clinical center of Vojvodina and University of Novi Sad as Full professor and Fertility specialist. She is now Professor at the European Center for peace and development. She was the President of Ethics committee for 10 years. Conducted international Erasmus plus project for the development of Curricula in the fields of Reproductive Biology and Assisted Reproductive Technologies. She had international education in the fields of Assisted Reproduction and Endoscopic surgery and introduced transvaginal laparoscopy in Serbia. Participated and organized numerous educational courses in the country. Now is the member of National Advisory Board for Assisted reproduction technologies.
Name Prof Dr. Gabriele Susanne Merki-Feld Date of birth 03.08.1959 Place of birth D - 6200 Wiesbaden State Switzerland Email firstname.lastname@example.org
University WS 1979/80 - SS 1980 Medicine Johannes Gutenberg - Univ. Mainz WS 1980/81 - SS 1985 Medicine Ruhr - Universität Bochum 09 - 10/1984 Cardiology at Universtiy South-Alabama,USA 10 - 11/1985 Approbation (final medical examination)
Clinical work Since 2006 Head of the Center for Family Planning and Adolescence at the Clinic for Gynaecologic Endocrinology University Hospital Zürich (CH) Head of the Clinic for Hormonal Migraine
Clinical positions and research in other locations 11/1986 Doctor degree with the result: Very good 12/1985 - 01/1987 Assistant doctor at the center of Psychiatry, Ruhr-University, D-Bochum 04/2010 Consultant doctor for hormone-related headaches Kantonsspital Aarau 10-12/2012 Research in the areas of endometriosis and bleeding patterns with hormonal contraceptives Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Elizabeth II Research Institute for Mothers and Infants, University of Sydney, NSW. Professor Ian S. Fraser. 11/2017 Research at family planning New South Wales, Sydney, University of Sydney Resulting in a publication on Progestins in Migraine Invited presentation at the University New South Wales from the Australian New Zealand headache society.
Board and EC Memberships Executive committee member and Past-president of the European Society for Contraception 2014-2021 Founder of the ESC Teaching and training tool President of the European Society for contraception 2016-2018 Vize-President of the European Society for Contraception and Reproductive Health 2014-2016 Founder and Past-President of the working group of the Swiss Society for Reproductive Endocrinology European Society for Contraception: Member of scientific committee 2014-2016 Executive committee member of the Swiss Headache Society since 1998 Executive committee member of Medical women Switzerland 1994-2016 Executive committee member of the Swiss Headache Society Since 1998 Executive committee member of the Swiss society for adolescent medicine (GYNEA) Since 1998
International research groups Research collaboration with the European Headache Federation and Co-Author of several statements of the society (listed below). Research collaboration with family planning New South Wales, Sydney, University of Sydney. Research collaboration on migraine with Prof. Anne MacGregor, London Migraine Clinic
Participation in international multicenter Studies 1.A multicenter open randomised study comparing the efficacy and cycle control of SH T 470 FA with Marvelon (Phase III) 1993 – 1995 (Co-Author) 2. An open-label study to evaluate contraceptive efficacy and safety of the transdermal contraceptive system of 17-deacetylnorgestimate and ethinylestradiol. 1997 – 1999 (Koautorin) 3. A randomized, double-blind, parallel group, bioequivalence study of Implanon and Implanon RX 4.Efficacy and tolerability of a monophasic combined oral contraceptive containing nomegestrol acetate and 17β-oestradiol in a 24/4 regimen, in comparison to an oral contraceptive containing ethinylestradiol and drospirenone in a 21/7 regimen
GENERAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION Dr. Ivonne Alexandra Bedei, 06.05.1973, Stuttgart/Germany German
Education 1992: A-levels Hellenstein Gymnasium Heidenheim, Germany 1992-1999: Medical School Ulm University, Germany 2001: doctoral thesis/PhD: research on the MUC-18 expression of the malignant melanoma with the RT-PCR method, Ulm University, magna cum laude 1999-2002: OB/GYN residency, “Klinik am Eichert”, Göppingen, Germany 2002-2005: OB/GYN residency Klinikum Frankfurt Höchst Germany 07/2005: Approval as medical specialist for OB/GYN 07/2006-03/2010: Subspecialty training “Special Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine” 06.05.2007: IFEPAG certificate (International Fellowship on Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology), World Congress of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Sao Paulo, Brazil 03/2010: Subtitle “Special Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine” 02/2011-08/2011: Fellowship “Fetal Medicine Foundation”, Prof. Kypros Nicolaides, “Harris Birthright Research Center”, Kings College London, Great Britain 08/2012-10/2012: Training invasive procedures (amniocentesis and CVS) as part of the FMF fellowship, Hospital Universitario „Virgen de la Arrixaca“, Murcia, Spain
Academic Appointments 11/2019-ongoing: Consultant Perinatal Medicine and fetal Medicine, Consultant Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Justus Liebig University Gießen, Germany 2010-2019: Consultant Perinatal Medicine and fetal Medicine, Consultant Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Klinikum Frankfurt Höchst, Frankfurt, Germany 7/2017-09/2019 Consultant Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, construction of a service for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University Mannheim, Germany 2019: Visiting doctor “Feto Maternal & GenetYX Center” Dubai, UAE
Other advanced training/experience 06/2006-07/2006: Observership Pediatric and Adolescent gynecology, Prof. Mendez Ribas, Hospital de Clinicas José San Martín, Buenos Aires, Argentina 09/2018: Observership “Fetal Echocardiography“,Prof. Dr. Edgar Jaeggi, SickKids Hospital Toronto, Canada 4/2022-7/2022: Visiting professor Baylor College Houston/Texas
Grants and awards 01/1999-05/1999: DAAD grant internship “Internal Medicine” Tufts University, Boston, USA 10/2019: Award “Berner Foundation”, Frankfurt, for the work on early detection of Turner Syndrome
II. RESEARCH INFORMATION Research projects Evaluation of the new possibilities for early (prenatal) diagnosis in patients with Turner syndrome New possibilities for early diagnosis in patients with Turner syndrome - development of postnatal screening Prenatal surgery of fetal spina bifida with the hybrid method within the “fetoscopic Myelomeningocele Repair Consortium” Participating center “Turner syndrome minipuberty study” (project leader A.A.E.M. van der Velden, Radboudumc, Nijmegen, Netherlands) Surveillance of women with anti-Ro/La antibodies in pregnancy
National Scientific Participation Editor contributions: Guest editor “The International Journal of Environmental research and Public Health”, special issue “Differences of Sex Development (DSD) – How to proceed properly” Reviewer “Zeitschrift für Rheumatologie” Membership in professional societies: ISUOG: International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology ISPD: International Society of Prenatal Diagnosis DEGUM: German Society of Ultrasound in Medicine BVNP: occupational union for specialists in prenatal diagnosis DGPM: German Society of Perinatal Medicine German Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology FIGIJ: Federation Internationale de Gynecologie Infantile et Juvenile Board membership: 2008-ongoing: Board member German Society of Pediatric and Adolescent gynecology 2014-ongoing: Board member EURAPAG (European Association of Paediatric and Adolesent Gynaecology), actual position Secretary General 2016-2019: Board member FIGIJ (Federation Internationale de Gynecologie Infantile et Juvenile) Invited Speaker: 07.-10-06.2017 14th European Congress of Pawediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology, Vilneus, Lithuania, “ovarian mass of the fets and newborn child”, Genetics of TS, prenatal diagnosis – NIPT – influence of parental counselling on the decision of termination of pregnancy” 18.-20.01.2018 Emirates OBS-Gyne& Fertility Forum, Dubai, UAE, “Genetic aspects in PAG” 30.05.-01.06.2019 Latin American Congress of Pediatric and Adolescent gynecology: “pre- and postnatal screening for Turner syndrome” 15.10.-16.10.2020: Cairo OBGYN, “prenatal diagnosis of Turner syndrome” 03.-26.11.2020: Vall d´Hebron, Barcelona: Curso Adolescencia: Ginecología y Endocrinología (online) 16.-17.09.2021 (prerecorded): Cairo OBGYN, “Treatment options in women at risk for early onset HDFN” Since 2008 speaker on various topics at the DGGG (German Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology) representing the German PAG society Since 2008 speaker at the “Berlin Symposium of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology” 13.-15.02.2020 Giessener Symposium, Frankfurt, Germany. “Prenatal screening and therapy for CAH” and “Prenatal testing for SCA”. 11.06.2021 “Stump the Professor” European trainee congress Rotterdam 19.06.2021 “Fetal Neurosonography”, (online), “prenatal diagnosis of spinal defects” 01.12.2021 “Sindrome de Turner: diagnostic en edades tempranas“, Congreso virtual Internacional de Obstetrícia y Ginecología 2021 24.-26.03.2022 Giessener Symposium: Momenta Trial, Turner Study, prevention of bradycardic arrythmias 28.05.-01.06.2022 Turkish German Gynecologic congress: Diagnosis of spina bifida in the era of prenatal repair
Publications Pränatale Therapie der Spina bifida aperta – bundesweit erste fetoskopische Operation im Hybridverfahren an der Universität Gießen und Marburg. I.Bedei1und C. Keil 2, S. Köhler2; M. A. Wolter1; B. Sass 3; E. Uhl4; B.A. Neubauer5; G. Kalmus6; S. Weber7; L. Joyeux8-10, M. Belfort11-12 R. Axt-Fliedner1. Frauenarzt 3/2022
Anorektale Malformationen – pränatale Diagnose und postnatales Management. I. Bedei, I. Memetaj-Lang, T. Boehmers, Korasion 1/2022 Analysis of the results of the sonographic screening examinations according to the maternity guidelines before and after the introduction of the extended basic screening (IIb screening) in Hesse. Christine Schmand1, Björn Misselwitz2, Helge Hudel3, Ivonne Bedei1, Aline Wolter1, Johanna Schenk1, Corinna Keil4, Siegmund Köhler4, Roland Axt-Fliedner, Ultraschall in Med. 2022;1-9 Chances and Challenges of New Genetic Screening Technologies (NIPT) in Prenatal Medicine from a Clinical Perspective: A Narrative Review. Ivonne Bedei, Aline Wolter, Axel Weber, Fabrizio Signore and Roland Axt-Fliedner, Genes 2021, 12, 501 https://doi.org/10.3390/genes12040501 Fetal therapy of LUTO (lower urinary tract obstruction) – a follow-up observational study Corinna Keil, Ivonne Bedei, Lara Sommer, Martin Koemhoff, Roland Axt-Fliedner, Siegmund Köhler & Stefanie Weber, The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine Oct 2021 Fetale und neonatale Alloimmunthrombozytopenie Teil 1. Ätiologie, Pathogenese und Diagnostik. Ulrich J. Sachs, Ivonne Bedei, Sandra Wienzek-Lischka, Nina Cooper, Harald Ehrhardt, Roland Axt-Fliedner, Gregor Bein, Transfusionsmedizin 2021; 11: 1–15 Fetale und neonatale Alloimmunthrombozytopenie Teil 2. Risikostratifizierung und Behandlung. Ulrich J. Sachs, Ivonne Bedei, Sandra Wienzek-Lischka, Nina Cooper, Harald Ehrhardt, Roland Axt-Fliedner, Gregor Bein, Transfusionsmedizin 2021; 11: 1–16 Natural history of pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum (PAIVS) and critical pulmonary stenosis (CPS) and prediction of outcome. Wolter A, Markert N, Wolter JS, Kurkevych A, Degenhardt J, Ritgen J, Stressig R, Enzensberger C, Bedei I, Vorisek C, Schenk J, Graupner O, Khalil M, Thul J, Jux C, Axt-Fliedner R.Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2021 Feb 14. doi: 10.1007/s00404-020-05929-0. Online ahead of print.PMID: 33585987 Prevention and Therapy of Preterm Birth. Guideline of the DGGG, OEGGG and SGGG (S2k Level, AWMF Registry Number 015/025, February 2019) - Part 1 with Recommendations on the Epidemiology, Etiology, Prediction, Primary and Secondary Prevention of Preterm Birth. Berger R1, Abele H2, Bahlmann F3, BedeiI4, Doubek K5, Felderhoff-Müser U6, Fluhr H7, Garnier Y8, Grylka-Baeschlin S9, Helmer H10, Herting E11, Hoopmann M2, Hösli I12, Hoyme U13, Jendreizeck A14, Krentel H15, Kuon R7, Lütje W16, Mader S17, Maul H18, Mendling W19, Mitschdörfer B14, Nicin T20, Nothacker M21, Olbertz D22, Rath W23, Roll C24, Schlembach D25, Schleußner E26, Schütz F7, Seifert-Klauss V27, Steppat S28, Surbek D29 Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol. 2019 Oct;223(5):304-316. doi: 10.1055/a-0979-1028. Epub 2019 Oct 17 Prevention and Therapy of Preterm Birth. Guideline of the DGGG, OEGGG and SGGG (S2k Level, AWMF Registry Number 015/025, February 2019) - Part 2 with Recommendations on the Tertiary Prevention of Preterm Birth and the Management of Preterm Premature Rupture of Membranes Berger R1, Abele H2, Bahlmann F3, Bedei I4, Doubek K5, Felderhoff-Müser U6, Fluhr H7, Garnier Y8, Grylka-Baeschlin S9, Helmer H10, Herting E11, Hoopmann M2, Hösli I12, Hoyme U13, Jendreizeck A14, Krentel H15, KuonR7, Lütje W16, Mader S17, Maul H18, Mendling W19, Mitschdörfer B14, Nicin T20, Nothacker M21, OlbertzD22, Rath W23, Roll C24, Schlembach D25, Schleußner E26, Schütz F7, Seifert-Klauss V27, Steppat S28, Surbek D Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol. 2019 Dec;223(6):373-394. doi: 10.1055/a-1008-8730. Epub 2019 Dec 4 Provision of paediatric and adolescent gynaecology in Europe today: A joint review by the European Association of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology (EURAPAG) and European Board and College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (EBCOG). Bedei I, Bumbuliene Z, Sirakov M, Mahmood T, Wood PL; European Association of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology.Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2019 Apr;235:116-120. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2018.08.023. Epub 2018 Aug 29. Review Ullrich-Turner-Syndrom – Pränatale Diagnostik. Bedei I. Korasion. 33. Jahrgang, September 2018 First-trimester screening for trisomy 21 with adjustment for biochemical results of precious pregnancies. Wright D, Syngelaki A, Birdir C, Bedei I, Nicolaides KH. Fetal Diagn Ther. 2011;30(3):194-202. doi: 10.1159/000328710. Epub 2011 Jun 25. Sexualität junger Mädchen im internationalen Vergleich. Bedei I, Giurgiovich A, Schoenes O, Mendoza O, Vogt-Hell C, Dulanto Gutierrez E, Heinz M, Mendez Ribas JM. gynäkologische praxis 34 (2013).
Prenatal diagnosis of Turner Syndrome: Performance of NIPT for 45,X and genetic variants. Ivonne Bedei, et al. ISPD 2021
Risk of maternal Mirror Syndrome in hydropic fetuses with Turner Syndrome, Bedei, I et al. ISPD 2021
Prenatal diagnosis of Turner syndrome – locally restricted mosaicism of the placenta and severe cardiac phenotype with low level mosaicism 45,X/46,XX, Ivonne Bedei et al. accepted poster ISUOG 2021
Participation in book and book chapters The EBCOG Postgraduate textbook of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Volume 2, Chapter: Developmental Female Genital Tract Anomalies. Cambridge University Press
Kinder- und Jugendgynäkologie, Herausgeber Patricia G. Oppelt und Helmuth-Günther Dörr. Chapter: Teenagerschwangerschaften, Thieme Verlag
Jugendmedizin, Herausgeber Bernhard Stier, Nikolaus Weissenrieder, Karl Otfried Schwab Chapter: Jugendgynäkologie, Springer Verlag
III. TEACHING INFORMATION Conceptualization and creation of the "Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology Post-Specialty Training Curriculum" in cooperation with EURAPAG, launched at the EURAPAG congress 2021
15.-16.02.2019 Organizer of the first European Trainee Congress of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Frankfurt, Germany “Stump the Professor” residents teaching at the European congress of Pediatric and Adolescent gynecology, 09.-12.2021, Rotterdam, the Netherlands Regular supervision and teaching of rotation students, interns and residents Seminars and lectures as part of semester student teaching
Didactic Coursework: 60 hours training in didactic in medicine completed.
IV. PATIENT CARE AND CLINICAL CONTRIBUTIONS Patient Care Responsibilities Department-wide on 24h on calls and weekends Section-wide during normal working days (07.30am-4.45 pm))
Voluntary Health Organization Participation 11/1995-04/1996: Voluntary work for the NGO “Cristo vive”, Santiago de Chile 08/2005-06/2006: Work as a volunteer gynaecologist for the NGO “Arco Iris”, La Paz, Bolivia 03/2007: Voluntary work as a gynaecologist for “Mango” in Koolo Hinde, Guinea
Contributions, Initiatives or Recognition Related to Patient Safety and Healthcare Quality Adjunct member of the German pharmaceutical product commission (Arzneimittelkommission der deutschen Ärzteschaft) Medical advisor for the Turner Syndrome Association Germany (support group) Medical advisor for SOMA e.V. (support group for patients with anorectal and cloacal anomalies)
Prof. dr Milica Pejović Milovancevic, child psychiatrist
Prof. dr Pejovic Milovancevic is a child psychiatrist from Belgrade, employed at the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade, as a professor at the Department of Psychiatry, where she teaches undergraduate and postgraduate studies. He is the organizer of the optional classes for the basic studies Child Abuse and Neglect since 2012, as well as Autism Spectrum Disorders since 2017. Within the Institute for Mental Health, he performs the function of Acting Officer. In the period from 2010-2018, she was the president of the Special Working Group of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Serbia for the implementation of the Special Protocol of the Health Care System for the Protection of Children from Abuse and Neglect. In the period from 2017, he continues to manage the Special Working Group for Help and Support to Children and Families of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Serbia, as well as the Special Working Group for Support and Monitoring of the Implementation of the National Program for the Improvement of Early Childhood Development of the Republic of Serbia Ministry of Health. As part of that activity, she managed the development of Guidelines for screening, diagnosis and therapy of children with autism spectrum disorders. He is currently the president of the Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Related Professions of Serbia (DEAPS). According to SCOPUS, her works were cited 10,291 times, total h index 21. She cooperates with the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Serbia, the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development, as well as UNICEF, the Center for Children's Rights of Serbia and others.
Dr.Elisabetta Ferrucci is a Paediatrician and a Paediatric Surgeon.Shegraduated in 1996 at the University of Siena (Italy), where she specialized in General Paediatric Surgery in 2001; she worked at the Department of Paediatrics and Paediatric Surgery until 2008 when she moved to Switzerland to the Paediatric Department in Lugano General Hospital. She specialized in Paediatrics in Switzerland (FMH) in 2011.
Following her interest in Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology(PAG) Dr. Ferrucciachieved the “Fellowship IFEPAG part I and II” during the EURAPAG Congress in London, in 2014.She established a PAG Service in Lugano Hospital for the Paediatric Institute of the Italian Switzerland.
In 2016,Dr. Ferrucci got the Master Degree in “Diagnosis of Child Abuse and Neglect”, at the University of Milano (Italy), andin 2017-2018 she attended the “Global Paediatric Leadership Program” at Harvard Medical School (USA), becoming an Associate Member of the Harvard University Alumni Association. Furthermore, she is a member of SIGEA (Italian Society of PAG) and of GYNEA (Swiss Society of PAG).
She speaks Italian, English and Spanishfluently, and French at an upper-intermediate level.
Mother of Carlo Maria (born in 2004) and Tommaso (born in 2006).
I was born on January 18, 1976. in Tuzla. I enrolled at the Faculty of Medicine in Tuzla, Bosnia and Hercegovina After completing my internship, I was employed at the Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics in 2003 and start my specialization in gynecology and obstetrics in August 2006. I passed the specialist exam in 2010 and acquired the title of specialist in gynecology and obstetrics. In 2013., after passing the exam at the University of Oslo, I started writing my second doctoral dissertation, and I won a scholarship from the prestigious Letten Foundation in Oslo, Norway. PHD dissertation entitled “Preterm birth in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Studies identifying progesterone-induced blocking factor (PIBF) as a marker. ” I successfully defended 2017. at the Medical Faculty of the University of Oslo. In 2016, I started a subspecialization in human reproduction at the Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics of the University Medical Center Ljubljana, Slovenia. I passed the subspecialist exam in human reproduction on September, 2018. In 2020, I was elected to assistant professor at the Faculty of medicine University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Hercegovina. As an author or co-author, I have published more than 50 scientific papers. I spent three months in education in the USA (Cincinnati children’s Hospital).
Nichole Tyson, M.D., is Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Stanford University School of Medicine. She is the division chief of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecologist (PAG) at the Lucile Packard Stanford Children’s Hospital where she proudly brags they have the first WEST coast PAG fellowship. Dr. Tyson is an associate member of the FIGO’s contraception committee where she created the FIGO international adolescent contraceptive podcast series. She has been active on numerous ACOG committees, including the Adolescent Committee, Contraceptive Equity Expert work group and District IX Wellness committee. She is the Vice President of the North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, the Past Chair of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopy PAG special interest group and a member of PAG special interest groups for both Society of Family Planning and Association of Reproductive Medicine. She is on the editorial board for and created and co-hosted the Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology podcast. She is a passionate teacher, mentor and coach serving as Stanford Ob/Gyn resident assistant program director and gynecology medical student clerkship director. She loves living in the San Francisco area where there is so much wonderful hiking, delicious restaurants, and an international airport!
Experiencia Médico Interno. Hospital Luis Ortega de Porlamar, IVSS. Porlamar, 2001-2003. Residente de Postgrado. Hospital Miguel Pérez Carreño, IVSS. Caracas, 2003-2006. Residente de Postgrado. Hospital de Niños J M de los Ríos. Caracas, 2006-2008 Médico especialista en la Clínica Razetti, Unidad Bioser. Barquisimeto. Edo. Lara. 2009 hasta la actualidad.
Formación Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado, Barquisimeto. Venezuela Médico Cirujano, 2001
Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas. Especialista en Ginecología y Obstetricia, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas. 2006 Especialista en Ginecología Infantil y Juvenil, Universidad Central de Venezuela. Caracas. 2008
Universidad Nororiental Privada Gran Mariscal de Ayacucho. Diplomado Superior de Ginecología Regenerativa Funcional y Estética. Barcelona. Venezuela. 2021 Programa de Formación en Manejo Clínico de la Violencia Sexual Taller para facilitadoras y facilitadores. MPPS, UNFPA Venezuela, ONUSIDA. Octubre-noviembre 2021
Trabajos de Investigación 55 Trabajos presentados en Jornadas y Congresos Nacionales e Internacionales.
Curso de Ampliación Curso sobre Asesoría Académica, UCLA, Decanato de Medicina, duración 80 horas, Mayo, 1999. Curso de Capacitación Docente para profesores de educación superior, Universidad de Oriente. Núcleo de Nueva Esparta, duración 180 horas, Abril, 2003 Curso de Ingles Técnico para Médicos, FUNDAUC. Universidad de Carabobo. Duración 60 horas, Porlamar, Junio, 2003. Curso Medio de Salud Pública, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Mayo a Noviembre de 2003. Curso Clínico Práctico de Ultrasonido en Ginecología y Obstetricia, Centro Clínico & Mejoramiento Profesional; 166 Horas Crédito de la FMV, Caracas Mayo de 2005. CursoClínico Práctico de Ultrasonografía en Mamas y Otras Glándulas, Centro Clínico & Mejoramiento Profesional; 30 Horas Crédito de la FMV, Caracas Junio de 2006. Horas crédito 30 por FMV. I Curso de Endocrinología Ginecológica para médicos resientes 2006, SOVEMO, duración 40 horas, Noviembre, 2006. Curso Avances en Imaginología en Obstetricia, XXIII Congreso Nacional De Obstetricia y Ginecología, SOGV, Marzo, 2007. Taller Nuevos avances en US de piso pélvico, ECOMED 2007, XXI Congreso Venezolano de Ultrasonido en Medicina, Septiembre, 2007. Taller Ultrasonido Mamario, ECOMED 2007, XXI Congreso Venezolano de Ultrasonido en Medicina, Septiembre, 2007
Miembro de Sociedades Científicas
Miembro de ALAPLAF. Asociación Larense de Planificación Familiar. Julio, 1997. Miembro de GREMIAM (Grupo de Estudiantes para el Mejoramiento Integral y Académico del Decanato de Medicina), UCLA, Mayo, 1999. Miembro de AsoVAC. Asociación Venezolana para el Avance de la Ciencia. Seccional Portuguesa. Guanare, Septiembre de 2001. Miembro de AsoVAC. Asociación Venezolana para el Avance de la Ciencia. Seccional Portuguesa. Guanare, Marzo de 2002. Miembro de AsoVAC. Asociación Venezolana para el Avance de la Ciencia. Seccional Portuguesa. Guanare, Marzo de 2003 Miembro de la Sociedad Venezolana de Salud Pública. Seccional Nueva Esparta, Octubre de 2003. Miembro de AsoVAC. Asociación Venezolana para el Avance de la Ciencia. Seccional Portuguesa. Guanare, Marzo de 2006. Miembro Titular Sociedad de Obstetricia y Ginecología de Venezuela. 2009. Miembro de la Sección de Ginecología Infantil y Juvenil de la Sociedad de Obstetricia y Ginecología de Venezuela. 2009 Miembro de la Sociedad Venezolana de Ginecología Infantil y Juvenil. 2008. Miembro de sección de adolescente de la Sociedad de Pediatría y Puericultura de Venezuela. Filial Lara.
Prof. Anna Torres was born on the 7th of October 1976 in Lublin, Poland. In 2012 she was appointed an associated professor and in 2019 obtained the title of the full professor in obstetrics and gynecology.
Prof. Anna Torres became a specialist in PAGin 2016 after completion of the International Fellowship of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology.
In 2018 she completed the Master’s Program in Clinical Education at the University of Edinburgh and obtained the MSc title in Clinical Education. Prof. Anna Torres has been dedicated to teaching students and residents since 2002. She developed and introduced for the first time in Poland, the high-fidelity simulation teachingof PAG examinationbased on an innovative hybrid model. In 2019, she established an IFEPAG training center in University Children’s Hospital of Lublin. Since 2019 she has served as a FIGIJ Board Member, and in 2022 she was appointed a senior academic member of the Academic Commission of EURAPAG Academy.
Prof. Anna Torres is also a co-funder and director of the Medical University of Lublin Centre for the Protection of Reproductive Health in Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Patients undergoing gonadotoxic treatment, which was established in 2022.
Bojana Pinter, MD, PhD, Spec in Ob/Gyn, MSc (Econ), is Spec in Ob/Gyn at the Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, at University Medical Centre Ljubljana, working in the field of reproductive health – contraception, infertility treatment, gynaecological endocrinology, menopause. She is Associate Professor in Ob/Gyn at Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana and the mentor of residents and PhD students in medicine. She is the leader of the group for the production of national recommendations for contraceptive use since 2010. Her fields of interest research are sexual behaviour of adolescent, contraception, infertility, PCOS, vitamin supplements, antioxidants, endocrine disrupting chemicals. She is the first author or co-author of 38 scientific and 46 professional articles in the national and international scientific and professional publications and author of 184 presentations in scientific and professional meetings; author of 39 articles on reproductive health in lay press media and the interviewee in 171 interviews.
Rade Vukovic works as attending physician at the Department of Paediatric Endocrinology of Mother and Child Health Care Institute of Serbia, and as assistant lecturer at the School of Medicine, University of Belgrade. He is a member of the European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology (ESPE), actively involved as ESPE Communication Committee member, Secretary of the ESPE Working Group on Disorders/Differences of Sex Development and one of the ESPE YES Group leaders. He is also an Advisory Council member of the International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes (ISPAD). His main areas of interest are differences of sex maturation and development, neuroendocrinology and pediatric diabetes. He also loves video games and all sorts of electronic gadgets, including insulin pumps and CGM sensors.
Žana Bumbulienė was born on June 10th in Vilnius (Lithuania). Married and mother of 3 children.
She graduated from Vilnius University Faculty of Medicine and completed internship in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Vilnius (Lithuania). In 2002 she defended her Ph.D. thesis in Warsaw Medical University in Poland.
IFA Fellow after the IFEPAG examination in 2007. At present she works as Professor in Vilnius University Faculty of Medicine and as a consultant in tertiary care centre – Vilnius University Hospital Santaros Klinikos focusing mainly on PAG and gynaecological endocrinology. From 2002 till 2021 she was the head of Section of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology in Lithuania.
Žana Bumbulienė has actively participated in numerous congresses, published peer reviewed articles in PAG field and is a co-author of the books and manuals. She has been tutoring and giving training courses for both students and practitioners on PAG issues. She is Editorial Board Member of scientific journals Wiadomości Lekarskie, Paediatric and adolescent Reproductive Health, Lithuanian obstetrics and gynecology, and an editor-in-chief of journal Topical issues of gynaecology.
Since 2008 she has been a board member of EURAPAG, and a President of EURAPAG since 2021.
Executive board member of FIGIJ since 2019.
President of Lithuanian Society of Obstetrician and Gynaecologists since 2022.
She has been awarded by the Lithuanian Ministry of Health and Prime Minister Ingrida Šimonytė for her work in the field of children and adolescent gynaecology.
For Dr Susan Diane Akinyi Adongo, the road to obstetrics-gynaecology began with a fascination with women's health and developed through intellectual stimulation, clinical satisfaction, and personal exploration. Prior to medical school, Dr Susan found any and every opportunity to volunteer and work in women's health. These experiences led her to medical school, and throughout her classroom years she developed a keen sense that she wanted to further her passion through a career in obstetrics-gynaecology.
Dr Susan is now a Consultant Obstetrician-Gynaecologist currently working at the Kenyatta National Hospital, East and Central Africa’s largest referral hospital, while serving as an associate lecturer at the University of Nairobi’s School of Medicine in Kenya.
Aside from Obs-Gyn, Dr Susan is dedicated to literature and medical education, and publishes captivating medical-interest stories on her blog – Medroomeyes.com. She values service, growth, consistency and autonomy as her core principles.
Adept with 14 years of experience in clinical work and research as a Medical Doctor, Dr Susan Diane Akinyi Adongo is currently a fulltime clinical PAG fellow at HUKM, Malaysia and on her way to becoming the first Fellow in PAG in the entire continent of Africa.
Sesil E. Kedikova-Andreeva, MD, PhD University Hospital Acibadem City Clinic Tokuda - Sofia, Bulgaria
S. Kedikova, MD is an Obstetric and Gynecology specialist, PhD of Pediatric and adolescent gynecology. She serves in the Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic of University Hospital Acibadem City Clinic Tokuda – Sofia as a leading Pediatric and adolescent gynecology specialist. Dr. Kedikova completed her residency in Medical University – Sofia in the University Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology “Maichin dom” – Sofia. She was teaching professor in the Faculty of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Medical University Sofia for medical students, dental students and Obstetrics and Gynecology trainees. She performed educational postgraduate subspecialty courses in Gynecological endocrinology, Pediatric and adolescent gynecology. Meanwhile she served in operative gynecology clinic of University Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology “Maichin dom” – Sofia.
The main fields of interest are: Pediatric and adolescent gynecology, Gynecological endocrinology, genital anomalies, operative gynecology.
Dr. Kedikova has more than 15 scientific papers and a number of congresses participations as a lecturer.
I'm a Medical Doctor, UBA Graduate, Specializing and certified in PAG and Endocrinology Gynecologist. Physician at Adolescence Health Service of State Run Hospital Argerich. UBA Professor. SAGIJ President. IFA Coordinator FIGIJ.
Dr Boris Vranes is a specialist of Gynecology and Obstetrics subspecializing in Gynecological oncology, holding a PhD in Cervical cancer research. His main area of practice is minimally invasive surgery, gynecological and gynecological cancer surgery.
He trained in gynecological surgery and gynecological oncology in Belgrade, Serbia, Graz, Austria and as a Fellow of Royal Australian New Zealand Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (RANZCOG) and Australian Society of Gynaecological Oncology (ASGO).
He practiced as a Consultant gynecologist-obstetrician and gynecological oncologist at the largest teaching hospital in Belgrade over 20 years, and at the same time he was an Assistant Professor of Gynecology and obstetrics at the Belgrade Medical School.
He authored and co-authored a number of publications in peer-reviewed journals. His publications significantly contributed to fertility preservation surgical procedures in Gynecological oncology.
He served as a Council member of European Society of Gynecological Oncology ESGO, and as the founding President of European Society of Young gynecological Oncologists (ENYGO) from 2009-2011.
Associate Professor Dr. Daniela Ivanova Panova, • Specialist in Gynecology and Obstetrics • Employed at the University Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics, Head of the Department for Reproductive Endocrinology with Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. • Associate Professor at the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the Faculty of Medicine in Skopje at the University "St. Cyril and Methodius", Republic of North Macedonia • Participates in the education of students of undergraduate medical studies and colleges at the Faculty of Medicine • Educator and mentor of doctors on specialization • President of the Macedonian Association for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, which is a full member of FIGIJ • Founder of the pediatric and adolescent gynecology subspecialty at RSM.
1984. Graduated on Medical Faculty of Zagreb 1984. International Project Assistant of Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Public Health Service (USA) and Department of Pharmacology, Medical Faculty of Zagreb 1985.–1986. Surgical Resident, Military Medical Academy, Belgrade, Yugoslavia 1990. Obstetrician / Gynecologist 1995. Master of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb 1997. Founder and the Director of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Course, Inter-University Center, Dubrovnik 2001. Coordinator of National Program for Youth 2004. International Scientific - Research Project: CERA Anemy in Oncology Patients 2012. Chairman of the Committee for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer Croatian Ministry of Health 2012. Governing Council Member, University Hospital Dubrava, Zagreb, Croatia 2013. Associate Editorial Board Member of the American Journal of Clinical Cancer Research (AJCCR) and the American Journal of Current Medicine (AJCM) and the International Journal of Cancer Therapy and Oncology (IJCTO) 2015. Assistant Professor at Medical Faculty, University of Split 2016. The European Union Twinning project HR 14 IB SO 01, Improvement of quality of the National Cancer Screening Programs Implementation (CRO Screening), BC coordinator 2018. The Southeast European HPV Forum, president
Judith JML Dekker is working as a gynaecologist since 2001 at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the Amsterdam UMC. In 2003 she became a certified subspecialist Reproductive Medicine. The focus of her clinical work is on several fields: Reproductive Endocrinology, Cloacal and Mullerian duct anomalies, Endometriosis, Reproductive surgery (including endometriosis surgery) and Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. She is a member of ESHRE, and the Royal Dutch College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Since 2021 she is the President of the DutchPAG.
For many years she has a particular interest in endometriosis, especially in adolescents and young adulthood. Increasing the knowledge of the pathogenesis, symptomatology and treatment possibilities of the disease in health care professionals as well as the youngster themselves is of crucial importance. She believes that early recognition of the disease is very important to improve the quality of life of adolescents with endometriosis.
Dr. Justyna Łuczak - specialist in pediatric surgery, graduated from the Wroclaw Medical University, since 2013 she has been working at the Department of Pediatric Surgery and Urology in Wrocław, Poland. She completed numerous scientific internships, including at the Clinic of Oncological and Reconstructive Surgery and at the Charité Children's Surgery Clinic in Berlin. She is particularly interested in the subject of adnexal pathologies in children. They were the subject of her doctoral dissertation. She is the author of numerous publications, co-author of the Recommendations of procedures to follow in the case of ovarian lesions in girls of the Polish Society of Pediatric Surgeons.
Name: Zoárd Tibor Krasznai, MD., Ph.D., med. habil. Born: Debrecen, 30.11.1973 Address: 4032, Károli G. 54, Debrecen, Hungary, Office address: 4032, Nagyerdei krt 98, University of Debrecen Faculty of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Tel: +36 20 2314440 ., e-mail: email@example.com
Education: 1993-1999 University Medical School of Debrecen (summa cum laude)
Specialities: 2004 obstetrics and gynaecology 2004 paediatric and adolescent gynaecology (IFEPAG 1,2 international exam) 2007 clinical oncology 2017 gynaeco-onco surgery
Other licenses: 2004 Good Clinical Practice license (renewed) 2017 Gynaecological ultrasound diagnostics license
Scientific degree: 2007 Ph.D. (summa cum laude) Detection and functional analysis of P-glycoprotein causing multidrug resistance in human tumours. 2020 Habilitation- University of Debrecen: Examination of molecular and clinical prognostic markers of gynecological tumors
Place of work: University of Debrecen Faculty of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Position: head of department since 01.07.2021
Trainings: 2002 8th European Postgraduate Teaching Course in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Davos, Switzerland 2003 Universite de Picardie Jules Verne, Centre de Gynecologie et Obstetriques, Amiens, France 2005 EuTEACH –, Lausanne, Switzerland 2006 Weill Cornell Seminar- Obstetrics and Gynaecology Salzburg, Austria
Elected leadership position: Hungarian Society of Gynaecological Oncologists (board member) Hungarian Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology (president) Cervico- pathological section of the Hungarian Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (president) Debrecen Academic Committee of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Medical Subcommittee (secretary)
Number of publications: 48 Impact Factor of all publications: 64.691 Number of citations: 805 Hirsch- index: 16
I am an assistant professor of O&G at the University of Athens. I am also the lead in PAG since 2010at the 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Alexandra Hospital, a busy tertiary referral centre for Athens andsouthern Greece.
Prior to this, I trained in general O&G in the UK and completed a clinical fellowship in PAG at University London Hospitals, where I also worked as a locum consultant in PAG.
I have more than 15 years’ experience in my field, with clinical and research interests in PrematureOvarianInsufficiency, FunctionalHypothalamicAmenorrhoea, Differences of Sex Development (DSD), late cancer effects in adolescents and young women, and child sexual assault. 80% of my clinical workload is in PAG, including operating for congenital uterovaginal anomalies and feminising surgery in adolescence.
I have published extensively in my discipline, and I am committed in teaching and higher education.
I hold a PhD in Reproductive Medicine form the University of Athens and I am a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
I am fluent in Greek, English, French and Spanish. I also have a working knowledge of German and Italian.
• Specialist in: Obstetrics and Gynecology. • Specialist in Endocrinological Gynecology. • Certified as a specialist in Child and Adolescent Gynecology (International Federation of Child and Adolescent Gynecology) • Certified in Child and Adolescent Gynecology by the Argentine Society of Child and Adolescent Gynecology. March of 2004. Recertified in Child and Adolescent Gynecology by the Argentine Society of Child and Adolescent Gynecology.2014 • Member of the advisory committee of the National Comprehensive Adolescent Health Program of the Ministry of Health of the Ministry of Social Development of the Argentine Nation. • Member of the National Consultative Council of the Adolescent Unintentional Pregnancy Prevention Program (ENIA) of the Ministry of Health of the Ministry of Social Development of the Argentine Nation. • Former President of the Argentine Society of Child and Adolescent Gynecology 2017-2018 • Member of the committee of the International Federation of pediatric and adolescence gynecology FIGIJ (2019-2023) • Member of the Argentine Contraceptive Medicine Association Board. • Full Member of the Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Bs AS • Member of the scientific committee of ALOGIA (Latin American Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics.)(2019/2023) • Member of the Argentine Society of Endocrine Gynecology and Reproduction
Biography for Megan Harrison, MD, FRCPC: Dr. Megan Harrison received her medical degree from McMaster University and completed her Pediatric residency training at Toronto’s Sick Kids Hospital in Canada. She is currently an Associate Professor at the University of Ottawa and an Adolescent Medicine Physician at CHEO in Ottawa, Canada. Dr. Harrison’s clinical expertise and research focus on adolescent mothers and their children, pediatric eating disorders, marginalized and high-risk youth, and adolescent sexual health. She leads many advocacy initiatives in the area of period poverty, as well as adolescent reproductive and sexual health rights at the local, national and international levels. She practices a strength-based, youth focused approach and thrives in collaborating with other health advocates on interdisciplinary, qualitative, arts-based research with the aim of highlighting youth voice. She is actively involved in the Canadian Pediatric Society as Past-President of the Adolescent Health Section and is also the Co-Chair of the North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (NASPAG) Advocacy Committee.
Olivera Kontic-Vucinic MD, PhD, is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, and Head of Department Human reproduction and Perinatal and Reproductive Genetics at the Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Clinical Centre of Serbia.
Dr Kontic-Vucinic received her M.D. in 1989. and her PhD in 1999. from the School of Medicine, University of Belgrade. She has been working at the Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Clinical Centre of Serbia, since 1991. Her academic career at the School of Medicine University of Belgrade started in 1999, and currently, she serves as Full Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics for undergraduate and postgraduate studies; she is also Chair of Ob/Gyn Cathedra for Studies in English. During her continuous professional and scientific education, she spent a one-year fellowship as visiting professor on postdoc studies in fetal-maternal medicine at the School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, USA.
Professor Kontic-Vucinic has authored or co-authored over 200 scientific publications and abstracts: peer-reviewed papers in domestic and international medical journals, chapters in obstetrical textbooks and international monographs on high-risk pregnancy.
She is a regular invited speaker at important domestic and international perinatal conferences. Her service to professional organizations included previous work as the President of the South East European Society for Perinatal Medicine. Currently, she is President of the Gynecological and Obstetrical Section of the Serbian Medical Society.
Savic Djordje was born on July 9, 1960 in Belgrade, Serbia. He completed his basic studies at the Medical Faculty, University of Belgrade, in 1985. He defended his master's thesis in 1992 and his PhD thesis in 2009 at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Belgrade. He finished his specialization in pediatric surgery in 1993. He has been working at the Mother and Child Health Care Institute of Serbia "DrVukanČupić", Belgrade, since the beginning of his careerin 1987, at the Department of Abdominal Surgery.Since 2000 he has been the Head of the Departmentof Abdominal Surgery. He is also employed at the Medical Faculty, University of Belgrade, at the Department of Surgery and Anesthesiology and has a title of professor of surgery. In his many years of clinical work, he deals with the surgical treatment of children in all aspects of children's abdominal surgery, including children's gynecological surgery. In recent years, he has put a special focus on pediatric oncology surgery, operating on children with all types of malignant abdominal tumors. He is the author of numerous publications, as well as chapters in books and textbooks.
Associate Professor Dr. Ani Amelia Dato’ Zainuddin Title: Associate Professor Organization: Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology (PAG) Unit, Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, The National University of Malaysia (UKM)
Associate Prof Dr. Ani Amelia Dato’ Zainuddin is a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist in Hospital Chancellor Tunku Mukhriz Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (HCTM UKM), specializing in Paediatric & Adolescent Gynaecology (PAG). She is the Head of the PAG Unit in HCTM UKM. She and her colleague, Prof. Nur Azurah Abdul Ghani, established the first PAG unit in Malaysia since 2008. She obtained her PhD in “The outcomes of female patients with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia” in 2014 and has conducted research in PAG, published and presented in national and international congresses. Her special interest is in managing patients with Disorders / Differences of Sex Development (DSD) such as MRKH syndrome, XY females, patients with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH) and patients with Premature Ovarian Insufficiency (POI). She has published several papers on the Islamic perspectives in managing gender issues in patients with DSD and obtained a grant to prepare guidelines. The PAG Unit in HCTM UKM has been accredited as an international training center for PAG by FIGIJ since 2019. Assoc. Prof Ani Amelia Zainuddin is also the Vice President of the Asia Oceanic Society of PAG (AOSPAG) which has members from the Asia Oceanic region.
Dr. CHEUNG Sze Yan Charleen MBBS(HK), MRCOG, FHKCOG,FHKAM(O&G)
• Associate Consultant, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Queen Mary Hospital and Honorary Clinical Assistant Professor of the University of Hong Kong • Fellow and current Board member of the International Federation of Infantile and Juvenile Gynecology (FIGIJ) • Also serving Council member of the Hong Kong College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Honorary Secretary of the Hong Kong Gynaecological Endoscopy Society • Nominated as Outstanding fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine in 2014 and received Young Gynaecologist Award of Asia Oceania Federation of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist (AOFOG) in 2019
-Medical doctor from Uruguay -Obstetrician and Gyneacologist -Specialist in Pediatric and Adolescent Gyneacology -Fellow IFEPAG -Specialist in Gyneacologic Endocrinolgy -Member of the Board , Scientific committee and past persident of SUGIA (Uruguayan PAG society) -Member of Adolescent commitee of Uruguayan Pediatric Society -Member of ALOGIA ( Latinamerica PAG Societies Asociation) -Member of the Board of FIGIJ(2016-2022) -Vice director of IFEPAG exam
Nele Coryn graduated from Ghent University faculty of Medicine (Belgium) and completed her Obstetrics and Gynaecology residency after internships in Brussels, Bruges, Ghent and Rotterdam (the Netherlands) in 2018. She works currently at tthe Ghent University Hospital. Her special interest areas are PAG, vulvo-vaginal pathology and Female Genital Mutilation. She is also gynaecologist at the Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Ghent, Belgium.
Nele Coryn graduated the IFEPAG part I + II in 2022. Since 2021, she is elected as the President of the Flemish PAG society. She is part of the disorders of Sexual Development multidisciplinary team.
2010-2011 FELLOWSHIP IN PEDIATRIC AND ADOLESCENT GYNECOLOGY Toronto, ON University of Toronto, Postgraduate Medical Education
2005-2010 RESIDENCY OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY Ottawa, ON University of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
2001-2005 DOCTOR OF MEDICINE (MD) Sherbrooke, QC University of Sherbrooke, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Patient Care Philosophy
Treat patients like I would want my family members and dearest friends treated. Ensure patients are given options, counseled appropriately and given the opportunity to ask questions so they may make the best decisions for their health.
• Dumont T, Hakim J, Black A, Fleming N. Does an Advanced Pelvic Simulation Curriculum Improve Resident Performance on a Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Focused Objective Structured Clinical Examination? A Cohort Study. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2016:29(3), 276-9.
• Agarwal K, Grynspan D, de Nanassy J, El-Demellawy D, Tomiak E, Dumont T, Mullen M. An Institutional Audit of Ovarian Tumours in the Pediatric and Adolescent Age Group: Scientific and Ethical Considerations. Canadian Journal of Pathology. 2015:7(1), 15-19.
• Ahken S, Fleming NA, Dumont T, Black AY. HPV Awareness in Higher-Risk Young Women: The Need for a Targeted HPV Catch-up Vaccination Program. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2015; 37(2):122-8.
• Dumont T, Hakim J, Black A, Fleming N. Enhancing Postgraduate Training in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology: Evaluation of an Advanced Pelvic Simulation Session. J Pediatr Adoles Gynecol 2014; 27(6), 360-70.
• Sokkary N, Mansouri R, Yoost J, Focseneanu M, Dumont T, Nathwani M, Allen L, Hertweck SP, Dietrich JE. A Multicenter Survey of Contraceptive Knowledge among Adolescents in North America. J Pediatr Adoles Gynecol 2013: 26(5); 274-6.
• Goodwin K, Fleming N, Dumont T. Tubo-ovarian Abscess in Virginal Adolescent Females: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. J Pediatr Adoles Gynecol 2013; 26(4): e99-102.
• Dumont T, Allen L, Kives S. Mini-Review: Can von Willebrand Disease Be Investigated on Combined Hormonal Contraceptives? J Pediatr Adoles Gynecol 2013; 26(3):138-41.
• Dumont T, Black A. Pregnancy and isotretinoin therapy. Canadian Medical Association Journal 2013: 185(6); 508.
• Danby CS, Allen L, Moharir MD, Weitzman S, Dumont T. Case Report: Non-Hodgkin B-cell Lymphoma of the Ovary in a Child with Ataxiatelangiectasia. J Pediatr Adoles Gynecol 2013; 26(2): e43-45.
• Dumont T, Caccia N, Allen L. Pediatric synchronous bilateral ovarian torsion: a case report and review of the literature. J Pediatr Surg 2011; 46: e19–e23.
• Dumont T, Black AY, Ahmet A, Fleming NA. Isolated Transient Neonatal Clitoromegaly with Hyperandrogenism of Unknown Etiology – A Case Report. J Pediatr Adoles Gynecol 2009; 22(5): e142-5.
Anastasia Vatopoulou is ast professor at the Gynecology Dept of University of Ioannina, Greece , responsible for the PAG services in a busy teaching hospital and has a successful Obs & Gyn private practice . Her training in PAG started in Athens ,she was granted the IFEPAG fellowship in Hong Kong and continued in London (UCLH) . She is working actively for the last 15 years to establish a comprehensive gynecological care for female children and adolescents in Northern Greece .
She is academically active in research and teaching and wrote a PhD thesis on the effects of the HPV vaccine on the sexual behavior of adolescent and young women. Her primary interests are contraception, HPV , STDs and congenital anomalies.
Anastasia is a Secretary General of the Hellenic Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Association - Hellenicpag - and of the European Association of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynecology - Eurapag -. She has organized Greek congresses on PAG and has participated in several congresses, meetings and workshops with lectures, oral presentations and as a member of panels on this subject in Greece and Europe. She is an International representative of The NASPAG . She has several publications ,chapters in books and is a reviewer of journals in the field.
Anastasia Vatopoulou is the president of the EURAPAG congress 2024 in Thessaloniki, Greece.
Anastasia is very active in spreading the principles of PAG to improve the reproductive health care of children and adolescents through everyday clinical practice , teaching of younger physicians and participating in active research and administrative tasks called by her membership in PAG associations.
Name: Zuzana Nižňanská, MD, PhD. Address: Žižkova 24, Bratislava Date of birth: 29. september , 1962 Place of birth: Bratislava Nationality: Slovak State: single
Institution: School of Medicine, Commenius University Bratislava Ist department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Bratislava Position: assistant professor
Education: 1982-1988 – School of Medicine, Commenius University Bratislava
Postgraduate education: 25.4.1991 Gynecology and obstetrics - Ist stage graduation 20.12.1995 Gynecology and obstetrics - IInd stage graduation 16. 6. 1999 Pediatric Gynecology and Obstetrics Graduation 1999- 2002 Postgraduate education - PhD. 2008 - IFEPAG exam in St. Petersbourgh (special FIGIJ world PAG training)
Special training: · march 1992- Pediatric Gynecology special course Prague · march 1996 - AZG Groningen, Netherlands –Pediatric Gynecology · november 1997 AZG Groningen, Netherlands - prenatal diagnosis · march 2000 – AZG Groningen, Netherlands, endoscopy · november 2012- VISUS course – ultrasound diagnosis
Special position: Member of University Academic Senate till 2009 Member of editorial and therapeutic-preventive comission - School of Medicine Member of editorial board of Slovak periodics -Gynaecology for practice Member of editorial board of Czech periodics - Practical Gynaecology Member of editorial board Russian periodics – Pediatric and adol reproduct health President of Slovak National Group of Pediatric Gynaecology since 2007 Member of Executive Board EURAPAG since 2008 Member of Executive Board Dicsfalusy Foundation since 2013
Practice: Department of gynecology and obstetrtics - assistant and head of the ward Assistant prof for medical students - lecturer and practical training, leader of thesis Assistant prof for postgraduate education - pediatric and adolescent gynecology, leder of thesis Scientific reasearch in gynecology and obstetrics, professional lectures and publications, textbook chapters
Professor and Senior Consultant of Gynecology & Obstetrics
An Obstetrician by choice & Laparoscopic Gynecological surgeon by passion with more than 13 years of experience as Senior consultant and Professor & Unit head in a premier Indian Medical College Hospital. I am involved in Clinical care of patients over the years and have had performed more than ten thousand major surgeries in Gynecology & Obstetrics. My greatest strength is clinical acumen, effective communication and dedication towards patients care. My another passion is clinical scientific research and I have many publications in world class indexed journals and reviewer of more than a dozen international journals. I am continuously updated with latest developments and recent surgical skills in my specialty. I confidently lead and motivate my team and involve in teaching, training of my junior colleagues, students and staffs to have a coordinated team to deliver high class professional care of my patients.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES AND EXPERTISES 2016-12 - present Professor, Senior Consultant and Unit Head in Obstetrics & Gynecology Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok, India Key Responsibilities: -Performing all types major Gynecological surgeries like Major Gynaecological Laparoscopic surgeries, NDVH, Ward Mayo’s operation, abdominal hysterectomy -Experienced in all major Obstetric surgeries e.g. Cesarean section, Obstetric hysterectomy, Laparotomies etc -Teaching MS (OBG), DNB (OBG) and MBBS students, Postgraduate MS/DNB, PhD thesis Guide/co-guide and examiner -Postgraduate and Undergraduate internal and external examiner in different Indian Universities
Dr. Nathalie Fleming received her medical degree (1995) and her Fellowship in Obstetrics and Gynecology (2000) from the University of Ottawa. Since completing a Clinical Fellowship in Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (PAG) at l’Université de Montréal in 2001, she developed and implemented a comprehensive clinical and academic PAG Program within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Ottawa. She is currently a Full Professor, Dept of Ob/Gyn at the University of Ottawa; a General Ob/Gyn in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Newborn Care at The Ottawa Hospital. Furthermore, she is Chief of the Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology Division at CHEO (a Children’s Hospital in Ottawa, Canada). During the Covid Pandemic, Dr. Fleming was appointed Medical Director of Physician Health and Wellness at The Ottawa Hospital. She is also affiliated with the OHRI (Ottawa Hospital Research Institute) and CHEO RI (CHEO Research Institute) as a Clinical Investigator.
Dr. Fleming is the recipient of numerous clinical and leadership awards such as SOGC Regional Achievement Award (2019), the prestigious Minister’s Medal Honouring Excellence in Quality and Safety and the ‘Best Innovation in System Coordination’ Award for her leadership in establishing an innovative Multidisciplinary Outreach Adolescent Obstetrics Program (2013)
Work at Institute for Mother and Child Health Care of Serbia at the Department of Plastic surgery and Burns. Assistant Professor at Medical Faculty University of Belgrade.
Specialist in Pediatric surgery, Specialist in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.Ž
Scientific Field of Expertise: Vascular anomalies in children, Cleft surgery, Ear reconstruction, Head and neck surgery, Tumors etc.
Professional training course at the Great Ormond Street Hospital in London in the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, at the "Show University" in Tokyo at the Clinic for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and at the Department of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery, "LKH University Clinic" in Graz. Course for vascular anomalies completed at Harvard (United States). As a guest lecturer held several lectures from the field of pediatric plastic surgery at the "LKH University Clinic" in Graz.
Author in monography: Vlahovic, Aleksandar, Haxhija, Emir „Pediatric and Adolescent Plastic Surgery for the Clinician “, Cham, 2017, Springer.
More than twenty representative references published in the field of pediatric and plastic surgery in recognized international journals, with numerous lectures given at meetings in the country and abroad. Married, two kids, live in Belgrade.
Dr Bashir is a Public Health and development Practitioner with a background in Obstetrics/Gynaecology. Dr Bashir is a family planning champion from Kenya with an experience of 23 years in health systems.He is currently the director for Family Health in charge of RMNCAH and has lead the development of the current Kenya’s Reproductive health Policy, Adolescent and young person’s SRH policy and ongoing FP policy. He has successfully secured the MOU on Family planning commodity security between the major donors (USAID, FCDO, UN and BMGF) and the government Kenya for a 100% domestic funding.for FP commodities.
He was the immediate former program Coordinator for UNFPA Kenya, leading a joint program with UN H6 Partners in ending preventable Maternal and Child deaths in the 15 counties with the highest burden of maternal mortality in Kenya. Dr Bashir also served as the Team Leader for DIFPARK, a family Planning project funded by DFID covering 24 Counties of Kenya and implemented by Futures GRM Group (Palladium) prior to which he was the Head of Reproductive and Maternal and newborn health.
Dr Bashir has attained his MD from Hacettepe University in Turkey, Masters of Medicine ( Obstetrics and Gynaecology ) from University of Nairobi, Kenya and his fellowship in leadership in Maternal and RH from Tulane University School of public health and tropical Medicine Louisiana, USA. Finally , Dr Bashir is an alumni of the course on Reproductive Health & Development at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of public Health.
Martha López Sanclemente MD received her medical degree in 2007 from CES University in Medellín, Colombia. After several years of practice as a general doctor, she moved to Europe where in 2014 she completed her specialization studies in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Torrecárdenas Hospital in Almería Spain. Afterwards, she continued her healthcare activity in Valencia, Spain and completed a master’s degree in Advanced Gynecological Endoscopic Surgery from the Valencian Institute of Fertility IVI and the University of Valencia. She is currently working at Diatros Clinic in Barcelona, Spain and is in charge of the Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology Unit since 2019. In addition to taking care of women's health in all stages of life, she is responsible for advising and treating many of the issues faced by adolescent and younger age females. López Sanclemente MD is a member of the European Association of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology EURAPAG.
Mick van Trotsenburg is both a Dutch and Austrian citizen, currently living in Vienna. He studied theatre science before he turned towards medicine. After completing his specialty training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology he has been focussing on transgender medicine, clinically, scientifically as well as didactically. In 2005 he became head of the Genderclinic of the Free University Amsterdam, one of the world largest and most innovative centers on transgender healthcare. 2018 he returned back to Austria heading genderPRO Vienna, an international consultancy, giving advice to health authorities worldwide how to improve health of genderexpansive people and implement transgender healthcare. He is an active member of WPATH, the World Professional Association for Transgender Health, and co-authored the currently released global Standards-of-Care. Moreover he is the editor of the textbook on Transgynecology, a comprehensive and authorative resource for all gynaecological aspects relevant for transgender and genderdiverse people, including fertility issues.
Beatrice KHATER is currently an Assistant Professor in the Family Medicine Department at the American University of Beirut (AUB) Lebanon with an expertise in Adolescent Health, particularly in Eating Disorders and LGBTQ+.
Founding member of ACAHM (Arab Coalition for Adolescent Health and Medicine) representing Lebanon and President between 2018-2020.
Has been the coordinator of the first Youth Clinic in Lebanon at Saint Joseph University between 2005 and 2016 and was on the Editorial board in the website www.infosantejeunes.usj.edu.lb addressing youth health issues (2008-2013).
Has presented multiple lectures, workshops and capacity building activities on different aspects of adolescent health in local and international scientific meetings.
Is an active advocate of adolescents’ health, by promoting health education among adolescents and their parents.
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only 15 minutes driving from the Airport and 5 minutes from the city centre.