18th International Conference on

Gastroenterology and Digestive Disorders

Theme: Improving Access in Gastroenterology: From Past to Future

OCM for Gastro Meet Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Hiu Yee Kwan

Assistant Professor
Hong Kong Baptist University
Hong Kong

Biography Research Interest

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Amr Amin

Professor
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

Biography Research Interest

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Higinio Mappala

Dean, Jose R. Reyes Mem. Medical Center
St. Paul University
Philippines

Biography Research Interest

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Mohamad Miqdady

Physician
Sheikh Khalifa Hospital
UAE

Biography Research Interest

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Raul Oleas

Surgical Oncologist
HEPATOBILIARY & CANCER CENTER
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amin Gohary

Professor
Burjeel hospital
Abu Dhabi UAE

Biography Research Interest

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Savvas Papagrigoriadis

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon
King’s College Hospital
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Safwan AbdulRahman Taha

Director
Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

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Alexander Kozlov

CEO
Breath Analyzers Pte Ltd
Singapore

Biography Research Interest

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Cengiz Pata

Professor
Yeditepe University Hospital
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Tarek Ghoniem

Laparoscopic and Robotic General Surgeon
Mansoura University
EGYPT

Biography Research Interest

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Omer Engin

Associate Professor
Tepecik Training and Research Hospital
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Gastro Meet 2018

OCM Member

Mohamed Fathy Abdel Ghaffar

Professor of hepatobiliary surgery
Ain shams universuty
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

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Sameer Smadi

Head of liver transplant unit
King Hussien medical center
Jordan

Biography Research Interest

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Dimitris Roukos

Professor of Surgery
Ioannina University
Athens, Greece

Biography Research Interest

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Omer Engin

MD, General Surgeon
Buca Seyfi Demirsoy State Hospital
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Martin Sinclair

Consultant Laparoscopic & Upper GI Surgeon
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Ravinder Pal Malhotra

Director Liver & Multivisceral Transplant
Saroj Super Speciality Hospital,
India

Biography Research Interest

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Ugo Cioffi

Professor of Surgery
University of Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Sudheer O. V.

Clinical Professor
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences
India

Biography Research Interest

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Higinio Mappala

Dean
Jose R. Reyes Mem. Medical Center, St. Paul University
Philippines

Biography Research Interest

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Imran Abbas

Professor
Consultant Laparoscopic Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeon
Dubai, UAE

Biography Research Interest

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Thwin Maung Aye

Consultant, Liver Transplantation,
National University Centre for Organ Transplantation National University Hospital
Singapore

Biography Research Interest

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Saeed Qureshi

CEO Contours Obesity Management Center
Bariatric Surgeon at Massod Hospital
Pakistan

Biography Research Interest

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Savvas Papagrigoriadis

Consultant Colorectal Surgeon
King’s College Hospital
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Sanjay Singh Negi

Director, HPB Surgery & Liver Transplantation
BLK Superspeciality Hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

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Mohamad Miqdady

Physician, Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology
Sheikh Khalifa Hospital
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

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Raul Oleas

Surgical Oncology - Hepatobiliary Surgery & Transplantation
HEPATOBILIARY & CANCER CENTER
Guayaquil (USA)

Biography Research Interest

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Amin Gohary

Professor
Burjeel hospital
Abu Dhabi UAE

Biography Research Interest

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Tarek Ghoniem

General Surgery Specialist
Mansoura University
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Gastro 2017

OCM Member

David H. Van Thiel

Professor
Rush University Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Larry Good

CEO
Good Pharmaceutical Development Company
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Maxwell M Chait

Professor
Columbia University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Anna Hohler

Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs and Assoc Prof of Neurology
Boston University School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Robert D. Odze

Chief, Gastrointestinal Pathology
Brigham and Womens Hospital
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Mohamed Amin el Gohary

Chief, Department of Paediatric Surgery
Burjeel Hospital
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

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Antonio Iannetti

Honorary Member of UNIGASTRO
University “La Sapienza” Roma
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Arnolfo Petruzziello

Professor
National Cancer Institute, IRCCS, Fondazione G. Pascale
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Errawan Wiradisuria

President
Indonesian Society of Endolaparoscopic Surgeons (ISES)
Indonesia

Biography Research Interest

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Ulysses Fagundes Neto

Professor
Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP)
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Pawan Mathur

Colorectal & Laparoscopic Surgeon
Royal Free London NHS Fundation Trust
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Giovanni Domenico Tebala

Consultant Gastrointestinal and Laparoscopic Surgeon
Nobles Hospital
Isle of Man

Biography Research Interest

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Ulrike Stein

Professor
Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Kenji Sasaki

MD, PhD
Home Medical Care Supporting Clinic Sendai
Japan

Biography Research Interest

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Omer Engin

MD, General Surgeon
Buca Seyfi Demirsoy State Hospital
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Bulent Calik

Assistant Chief
Tepecik Education and Researche Hospital
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Gastro 2016

OCM Member

Pawan Mathur

Colorectal & Laparoscopic Surgeon
Royal Free London NHS Fundation Trust
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Mitusnori Yasuda

Director
Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine
Japan

Biography Research Interest

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Nathalie Rivard

Professor
Université de Sherbrooke
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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MOHAMED AMIN EL GOHARY

Chief, Department of Paediatric Surgery
Burjeel Hospital
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

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Errawan Wiradisuria

President
Indonesian Society of Endolaparoscopic Surgeons (ISES)
Indonesia

Biography Research Interest

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Nuria Pérez López

Head of the department
Gastroenterology Hospital Ángeles
Maxico

Biography Research Interest

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Ulrike Stein

Professor
Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Muhammad S Niam

Chairman of Indonesian Society of General Surgery
Brawijaya University School of Medicine
Indonesia

Biography Research Interest

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MOHAMMAD HAITHAM HATEM FAWWAL

Medical Board Director and CEO
BSC - Bariatric Surgery Clinic
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

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Gokul Shanker

Consultant Surgical Gastroenterologist and Head of Surgical Gastroenterology
VGM Gastro Centre
India

Biography Research Interest

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K Sendhil Kumar

Director, Chairman and Head of the Department of Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Gateway Clinics
India

Biography Research Interest

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Latif Bagwan

Gastroenterologist and Laparoscopic Surgeon
Gateway Clinics and hospital
India

Biography Research Interest