Abdul Kareem Al Momen
King Saud University, Internal Medicine – Hematology
Abdul Kareem Al Momen
King Saud University, Internal Medicine – Hematology
Ana Bronic is Scientific Research Associate with interests in haemostasis, haematology, and molecular diagnostics. Currently employed as specialist in medical biochemistry and laboratory medicine at the Department for laboratory diagnostics in traumatology and orthopaedics
Clinical Institute of Chemistry, Medical School University Hospital ´Sestre Milosrdnice´, Zagreb, Croatia. She is Head of Working Group for laboratory coagulation in CSMBLM that include continuous work on the development, improvement, and implementation procedures for laboratory haemostasis.
2011: Vascular Surgeon practice since
2002: Medical Degree Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Emeritus professor of Vlinical Pathology, Ain Shams University, ex Chsirman of department, President of the Egyptian Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis.
Profesor Ismaïl Elalamy, M.D. PhD., is a Professor of Haematology and Head of the Haematology Department at Tenon University Hospital, Sorbonne University in Paris. Prof Elalamy has been involved in the field of thrombosis and antithrombotic therapies since 1991, and his research interests include improving therapeutic strategies, identifying new biomarkers and the application of novel diagnostic techniques to the clinic. He was a Post-Doc fellow at the Pasteur Institute, Paris, from 1998-2003, Associate Professor of Haematology at the APHP, Paris, from 1998-2008, and has also been Head of a Research Group on Hemostasis and Thrombosis in Cancer since 2005 which is now associated to INSERM UMR S-938. In his current position, Prof Elalamy has established an expert centre for diagnosis and management of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia, and a research centre for thrombotic or bleeding risk stratification (Cancer, Pregnancy or Assisted Reproduction Therapy, Familial Thrombophilia…) with specialized clinical and laboratory activity in platelet studies.
Alexandros D. Tselepis has graduated in Pharmacy from the University of Thessaloniki and in Medicine from the University of Ioannina. He obtained his PhD in Clinical Biochemistry in 1986 from the University of Ioannina, Greece. He continued his research studies as a Postdoctoral Fellow (Fogarty, NIH) at the University of Texas Health Science Center, at San Antonio, USA (1988–1989) as well as taking a sabbatical leave at INSERM U323, Paris (1994-1999, three months each year). After initial appointments as Assistant and Associate Professor, he took up his current position of Professor of Biochemistry–Clinical Chemistry in the University of Ioannina, in 2006. Professor Tselepis is also the Director of the Atherothrombosis Research Centre of the University of Ioannina. His main scientific interests are in the pathophysiology of Atherothrombosis. He has more than 263 publications at international journals and more than 8,000 citations, whereas his current h-index is 46 (Scopus).
Dr. Dimitrios Alexopoulos is Professor of Cardiology at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School, Attikon University Hospital and Chief of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. He is a Graduate of Athens University Medical School. He was trained in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology in John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK and Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, USA. He became a Faculty member of Patras University, Greece (1990) where he served as a full professor in Cardiology since 2000. Between 2004-2016 served as a Chairman of Cardiology in Patras University Hospital. He was therafter elected Professor of Cardiology at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Medical School (current position). Prof. Alexopoulos is a specialized interventional Cardiologist. He has co-authored >400 publications listed in pubmed, being the first author in 107 and senior author in 127 of them with a total impact factor 1683, >17500 citations and h index 52.
Director of the Israel National Hemophilia Center and Thrombosis Institute, Sheba Medical Center and Director of Amalia Biron Research Institute of Thrombosis and Hemostasis, Tel Aviv University (located at the Sheba Medical Center). Gili Kenet is a Pediatric Hematologist, Professor and former Chair of the Hematology Department at the Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University.
Professor Kenet received her Medical Degree from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Her research projects have been focused on neonatal hemostasis, childhood stroke and pediatric thrombophilia, as well as the research of new therapy modes applied for people with hemophilia and severe bleeding disorders. She was awarded national grants for pediatric hematology and cancer research, study of rFVIIa mode of action, epidemiology of inhibitor evolution in hemophilia and for personalized tailoring of bypass agent therapy, and applying global hemostasis assays. Prof. Kenet pioneered gene therapy clinical trials in Israel and novel non replacement drugs in Hemophilia.
He is Emeritus Professor of Hematology, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical School. His areas of research include: Studying platelet function and interactions with vascular compartments under flow conditions, including testing the response to anti-platelet drugs and studying the role of platelets and platelet derived microparticles in angiogenesis and tumor biology.
Dr. Varon published over 130 original publications in leading journals as well as many chapters in textbooks in the field of hematology and vascular biology. He also holds several patents of the Cone and Plate(let) Analyzer –the CPA - a method and a system for testing platelet function under flow conditions.
Head of the Laboratory of Translational Medicine and of the Neuromed Biobanking Center, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, IRCCS Neuromed, Pozzilli, Italy.
MD Degree with the Highest distinction (1968, Catholic University, Rome) specialization in Clinical and Laboratory Hematology (1971 same University), Ph.D. in Hemostasis Physiopathology (1973, University of Leuven, Belgium), Honoris Causa M D from two Universities (Byalistok, Poland and Debrecen, Hungary), Special Mention “For Women in Science” (UNESCO-L’Oréal, Paris 2002), “100 Women Scientists “ (Fondazione Bracco, Milano 2016); “Top Italian Women Scientists”, ONDA, Milano 2016.
Medical Doctor at the University of Padua, Italyb(1971). PhD at the University of Amsterdam (1992). Professor of Internal Medicine and Chief of the Vascular Medicine Unit of the University of Padua until 2017. After retirement (2017), President of the Scientific Committee of Arianna Foundation on Anticoagulation, Bologna (Italy). Author of approximately 600 full-lenght manuscripts addressing the management of venous thromboembolism, listed in PubMed. Panelist of several committees for the delivery of international guidelines on the management of venous thromboembolism (ACCP, ESC, ICS, ESVM).
Ali T. Taher, Professor of Medicine at the Division of Hematology & Oncology Department of Internal Medicine, is the Director of the Naef K. Basile Cancer Institute (NKBCI) at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC. He has occupied the position of the Vice Chair for Research at the Department of Internal Medicine, AUBMC and was also the Founding Director Fellowship and Residents Research Program (FRRP), Faculty of Medicine. Nationally, Prof. Taher is an integral member of a team of consultants at the Thalassemia Department of the Chronic Care Center (CCC) located in Hazmieh, Lebanon where he has contributed to state of the art programs for prevention and management of thalassemia patients in the country. Internationally, Prof. Taher has also been an adjunct Professor of Hematology & Medical Oncology at Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA since 2013. In May 2018 Prof. Taher was granted Tenure in the current rank as full time professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine at AUBMC. Most recently in November 2020, an international study produced a composite citation-based indicator and listed Prof. Taher among the world's top 2 percent of scholars in his respective field.
Head of Cardiology Division; coordinator of Research Center; and adjunct of Clinical Director; Leiria Hospital Center
• Affiliated Professor, Oporto Medical School
• Member of the General Council, Polytechnic School of Leiria
• Integrated member of the Center for Innovative Care and Health Technology (CiTechCare)
• Advocacy Committee, European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
• Nucleus, Working Group Thrombosis (ESC), ex-officio member
• Executive Board and Councillor for Portugal, European Mediterranean League against Thrombotic Diseases (EMLTD)
• Author e co-author of more than 400 scientific papers, 156 published in “peer-review” journals (30318 citations; h-index 55)
• More than 500 scientific presentations by invitation, in Portugal and abroad
• Founder and chairman of the web educational platform “Challenges in Cardiology”
MD, PhD, a professor of internal medicine and cardiology at the University of Belgrade, a member of Academy of Medical Science of Serbia. I was Head of Urgent Cardiology Department, Emergency Hospital of Clinical Centre of Serbia, chair of postgraduate course of Cardiology Cathedra, Medical Faculty Univesity of Belgrade. My clinical practice and research activities are devoted to acute and chronic coronary disease , heart failure, atrial fibrillation and treatment. Her nost important project is initiation and organization of the first National Hospital Registry for ACS in Serbia. and founder and chair Serbian Society of Coronary Care Units from 2002. I was president of Serbian Society of Cardiology; a Member of the Working Group of Coronary Microcirculation and Pathophysiology ESC 2012-2018. . Now I am a President of Serbian Association of Women Doctors. and PI for Serbia in International Survey of Acute Coronary Syndrome in Transition Countries (ISACS-TC). In addition to authoring more than 300 original papers, abstract, book chapters and review articles
Matija Kozak is Head of intensive care unit at the Medical faculty of Ljubljana. He has Specialized in internal medicine 1989. In 2013 he specialized in cardiology and vascular medicine. Obtained his master degree in internal medicine in 1989. In 1995 he obtained his PHD from the Medical faculty of Ljubljan. His field of interest is Angiology/vascular medicine, cardiology, intensive care.
Prof. Lina Badimon is the Director of the Cardiovascular Science Program (ICCC) at the Hospital Santa Creu and San Pau, Director of the Cardiovascular Research Chair of the Autonomous University of Barcelona, Professor at the National Research Council of Spain (CSIC), and Director of the UNESCO Chair in Biomedical Sciences Training and Research. She is Visiting Professor of Manchester Metropolitan University. Her research activities focus on cardio-metabolic diseases, thrombosis, atherosclerosis and ischemic heart disease. She has published over 570 articles in highly qualified scientific journals with her work highly quoted in the scientific literature (H-index: 84. Number of citations: >62,000. ORCID number: 0000-0002-9162-2459). She has written more of 250 reviews and book chapters.
Dr. Teresa Padro is a senior scientist and head of the research group on “Biomarkers for Cardiovascular Disease” in the Cardiovascular Program-ICCC at the Research Institute of the Hospital Santa Creu i Sant Pau (IR-HSCSP) in Barcelona (Spain). Previous positions included research scientist at the Münster-University (Medical School) in Germany and post-doctoral fellow at the Gaubius-Institute-TNO (Netherlands). Dr. Padro research interest focuses on vascular and cardiac disease pathology, coronary microcirculation, atherosclerosis, and thrombosis, with a research career oriented towards translational studies (from bench-to-bedside) aimed to identify new biomarkers or/and molecular targets with potential use in prevention, disease diagnosis, and treatment. Dr Padro expertise in the cardiovascular field is endorsed by more than 140 original articles and reviews (times-cited: 4,879; H-index: 36). Dr. Padro is General Secretary of the EMLTD since 2016 and Chairperson-Elect for the Working Group on Microcirculation and Coronary Pathophysiology (2020-2022) of the European Society of Cardiology.
Professor of Biologic Hematology at the Faculty of Medicine of Tunis, specialized in hemostasis and thrombosis.
Prof.Dr. Turgut Ulutin received his BSc in Biology at Istanbul University and PhD in Biochemistry at Marmara University. He was a research assistant in Baylor College of Medicine, Houston- Texas and He was a postdoctoral fellow in American Red Cross, Jerome Holland Laboratory in Washington D.C. Prof.Dr.Turgut Ulutin is chairman of Medical Biology Department in Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, İstanbul Cerrahpasa University since 1998. He was also the director of Genetic and Teratology Research Center in İstanbul University. He is specializing in hemostatic systems, endothelial cell research and molecular genetics.