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Committees

2018-2020



Scientific Initiatives

Chair: Associate Prof Kristina H. Haugaa (Norway)

  • Dr Nina Ajmone Marsan (Netherlands) 
  • Dr Matteo Cameli (Italy) 
  • Dr Antonello D'Andrea (Italy) 
  • Dr Marc Dweck (UK)
  • Prof Thor Edvardsen (Norway) 
  • Dr Ricardo Fontes Carvalho (Portugal) 
  • Dr Espen Holthe (Norway) 
  • Dr Robert Manka (Switzerland) 
  • Prof Gerald Maurer (Austria) 
  • Dr Blazej Michalski (Poland) 
  • Dr Tomaz Podlesnikar (Slovenia) 
  • Prof Bogdan Alexandru Popescu (Romania) 
  • Prof Jeanette Schulz-Menger (Germany)
  • Prof Marta Sitges (Spain) 
  • Dr Ivan Stankovic (Serbia) 

Scientific Documents

Chair: Prof Bernard Cosyns (Belgium)

  • Dr Philippe Bertrand (Belgium)
  • Dr Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci (UK)
  • Dr Ronny Buechel (Switzerland)
  • Dr Victoria Delgado (Netherlands)
  • Prof Erwan Donal (France)
  • Dr Marc Dweck (UK)
  • Prof Thor Edvardsen (Norway)
  • Prof Maurizio Galderisi (Italy) 
  • Prof Bernhard Gerber (Belgium)
  • Associate Prof Kristina H. Haugaa (Norway)
  • Prof Leyla Elif Sade (Turkey)
  • Prof Gerald Maurer (Austria)
  • Dr Denisa Muraru (Italy)
  • Prof Bogdan Alexandru Popescu (Romania)
  • Dr Ivan Stankovic (Serbia)

Appropriateness Criteria Sub-committee

Chair: Prof Patrizio Lancellotti (Belgium)

  • Prof Ana Almeida (Portugal)
  • Dr Madalina Garbi (UK)
  • Dr Julien Magne (France)
  • Dr Gianluca Pontone (Italy)

Education

Chair: Dr Denisa Muraru (Italy)

  • Prof Ana Almeida (Portugal)
  • Dr Marcus Carlsson (Sweden)
  • Prof Giovanni Di Salvo (Italy)
  • Prof Andreas Hagendorf (Germany)
  • Dr Ruxandra Jurcut (Romania)
  • Dr Alicia Maceira (Spain)
  • Dr Hani Mahmoud (Egypt)
  • Dr Antonella Moreo (Italy)
  • Prof Edyta Plonska-Gosciniak (Poland)
  • Dr Antti Saraste (Finland)
  • Dr Arthur Scholte (Netherlands)
  • Dr Hatem A. Soliman Aboumarie (UK)
  • Dr Ivan Stankovic (Serbia)
  • Prof Nico Van De Veire (Belgium)

Research & Innovation

Chair: Dr Julien Magne (France)

Co-Chair: Dr Danilo Neglia (Italy)

  • Dr Matteo Cameli (Italy)
  • Dr Marcus Carlsson (Sweden)
  • Associate Prof Maja Cikes (Croatia)
  • Prof Bernard Cosyns (Belgium)
  • Prof Erwan Donal (France)
  • Prof Thor Edvardsen (Norway)
  • Prof Maurizio Galderisi (Italy)
  • Associate Prof Ruxandra Jurcut (Romania)
  • Dr Robin Nijeveldt (Netherlands)
  • Dr Gianluca Pontone (Italy)
  • Prof Bogdan Alexandru Popescu (Romania)
  • Prof Leyla Elif Sade (Turkey)
  • Prof Jens-Uwe Voigt (Belgium)

Web & Communication

Chair: Associate Prof Pal Maurovich-Horvat (Hungary)

  • Dr Gergely Agoston (Hungary)
  • Prof Steven Droogmans (Belgium)
  • Dr Alessia Gimelli (Italy)
  • Dr Julia Grapsa (UK)
  • Dr Lieven Herbots (Belgium)
  • Dr Fabien Hyafil (France)
  • Dr Øyvind H Lie (Norway)
  • Dr Hani Mahmoud (Egypt)
  • Dr Blazej Michalski (Poland)
  • Dr Manish Motwani (UK)
  • Dr Denisa Muraru (Italy)
  • Dr Ozge Ozden Tok (Turkey)
  • Prof Jadranka Separovic Hanzevacki (Croatia)
  • Dr Rafael Vidal Perez (Spain)

Industry Round Table

Chair: Prof. Leyla Elif Sade (Turkey)

  • Prof Nuno Cardim (Portugal)
  • Prof Bernard Cosyns (Belgium)
  • Prof Giovanni Di Salvo (UK)
  • Dr Jeroslaw Kasprzak (Poland)
  • Dr Julien Magne (France)
  • Associate Prof Julia Mascherbauer (Austria)
  • Dr Simon Matskeplishvili (Russia)
  • Dr Pal Maurovich-Horvat (Hungary)
  • Dr Denisa Muraru (Italy)
  • Dr Danilo Neglia (Italy)
  • Dr Robin Nijveldt (Netherlands)
  • Prof Steffen E. Petersen (UK)
  • Dr Marta Sitges (Spain)
  • Prof Jens-Uwe Voigt (Belgium)

International Communities & Membership

Chair: Prof Bogdan Alexandru Popescu (Romania)

  • Dr Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci (UK)
  • Prof Bernard Cosyns (Belgium)
  • Prof Thor Edvardsen (Norway)
  • Prof Frank Flachskampf (Sweden)
  • Prof Oliver Gaemperli (Swizerland)
  • Dr Alessia Gimelli (Italy)
  • Prof Gilbert Habib (France)
  • Dr Piotr Lipiec (Poland)
  • Prof Steffen E. Pettersen (UK)
  • Dr Tomaz Podlesnikar (Slovenia)
  • Prof Gianluca Pontone (Italy)
  • Prof Leyla Elif Sade (Turkey)
  • Prof Roxy Senior (UK)
  • Dr Kyriakos Yiangou (Cyprus)

Heart Imagers of tomorrow (HIT)

Chair: Dr Matteo Cameli (Italy)

  • Dr Tor Biering-Sørensen (Denmark)
  • Dr Philippe Debonnaire (Belgium)
  • Dr Lars Dejgaard (Norway)
  • Dr Maria Magdalena Gurzun (Romania)
  • Dr Marton Kolossvary (Hungary)
  • Dr Riccardo Liga (Italy)
  • Dr Hani Mahmoud (Egypt)
  • Dr Blazej Michalski (Poland)
  • Dr Marcelo Miglioranza (Brazil)
  • Dr Sarah Moharem (UK)
  • Dr Ozge Ozden Tok (Turkey)
  • Dr Marina Pascual (Spain)
  • Dr Tomaz Podlesnikar (Slovenia)
  • Dr Ciro Santoro (Italy)
  • Dr Serkan Unlu (Turkey)
  • Dr Vincent Van Deursen (Netherlands)

Certification & Accreditation

Chair: Dr Mark Westwood (UK)

TTE Sub-committee

Chair: Dr Luna Gargani (Italy)

Co-Chair: Prof Giovanni Di Salvo (Italy)

  • Dr Carmen Cristiana Beladan (Romania)
  • Prof Jutta Bergler-Klein (Austria)
  • Dr Nicolas Brugger (Switzerland)
  • Dr Kevin Fox (UK)
  • Dr Elena Galli (France)
  • Prof Adriana Iliesiu (Romania)
  • Prof Jaroslaw Kasprzak (Poland)
  • Dr Savvas Loizos (Greece)
  • Dr Antonella Moreo (Italy)
  • Dr Alexander Nossikoff (Bulgaria)
  • Prof Agnes Pasquet (Belgium)
  • Dr Martha Sitges (Spain)
  • Dr Alexandros Stefanidis (UK)
  • Dr Stephan Stoebe (Germany)
  • Dr Alexandra Toste (Portugal)
  • Dr Dimitrios Tsiapras (Greece)
  • Dr Kyriakos Yiangou (Cyprus)
  • Dr Concetta Zito (Italy)

TOE Sub-committee

Chair: Dr Joost van den Maaten (Netherlands)

Co-chair: Dr Alexandros Stefanidis (Greece)

  • Dr Vassilis Barberis (Cyprus)
  • Dr Roland Brandt (Germany)
  • Dr Joachim Erb (Germany)
  • Dr Fabio Guarracino (Italy)
  • Dr Maurice Hogan (UAE)
  • Dr Frank Kletzin (Germany)
  • Dr Ligia Mendes (Portugal)
  • Dr Chirojit Mukherjee (Germany)
  • Dr Costas Papadopoulos (Greece)
  • Prof Roxy Senior (UK)
  • Dr Benoy Shah (UK)
  • Prof Dragos Vinereanu (Romania)

Lab Accreditation Sub-committee

Chair: Prof Giorgos Karatasakis (Greece)

Co-chair: Prof Albert Varga (Hungary)

  • Prof Luigi Paolo Badano (Italy)
  • Dr Roland Brandt (Germany)
  • Associate Prof Ole-Alexander Breithardt (Germany)
  • Prof Nuno Cardim (Portugal)
  • Prof Paolo Colonna (Italy)
  • Dr Kevin Fox (UK)
  • Dr José Gomez de Diego (Spain)
  • Dr Andreas Hagendorff (Germany)
  • Associate Prof Otto Kamp (Netherlands)
  • Dr Nikolaos Kouris (Greece)
  • Prof Patrizio Lancellotti (Belgium)
  • Dr Simon Matskeplishvili (Russia)
  • Prof David Messika-Zeitoun (France)
  • Prof Aleksandar Neskovic (Serbia)
  • Associate Prof Joachim Nesser Hans (Austria)
  • Prof Petros Nihoyannopoulos (UK)
  • Assistant Prof Kukulski Tomasz (Poland)
  • Associate Prof Helge Skulstad (Norway)
  • Dr Rick Steeds (UK)
  • Dr Monica Rosca (Romania)
  • Associate Prof Heikki Ukkonen (Finland)

CMR Sub-committee

Chair: Dr John-Paul Carpenter (UK)

Co-chair: Prof Ana Almeida (Portugal)

  • Dr Francisco Alpendurada (UK)
  • Dr Anna Baritussio (Italy)
  • Dr Redha Boubertakh (UK)
  • Dr Andrei Codreanu (Luxembourg)
  • Dr Erica Dall'Armellina (UK)
  • Dr Monica Deac (Switzerland)
  • Dr Christina Deluigi (Switzerland)
  • Dr Marco Jan Wilhelm Gotte (Netherlands)
  • Dr Gabriela Guzman Martinez (Spain)
  • Dr Alexander Hirsch (Netherlands)
  • Dr Theo Karamitsos (Greece)
  • Dr Jamal Nasir Khan (UK)
  • Dr Mohammed Yunus Khanji (UK)
  • Dr Alicia Maceira (Spain)
  • Dr Robert Manka (Switzerland)
  • Dr Robin Nijeveldt (Netherlands)
  • Dr Jose F. Rodriguez Palomares (Spain)
  • Dr Joanna Petryka-Mazurkiewicz (Poland)
  • Dr Dan Sado (UK)
  • Dr Oliver Tann (UK)
  • Prof Albert Varga (Hungary)
  • Associate Prof Norbert Wilke (USA)
  • Prof Ali Yilmaz (Germany)

Echo CHD Sub-committee

Chair: Dr Owen Miller (UK)

  • Dr Tara Bharucha (UK)
  • Prof Werner Budts (Belgium)
  • Dr Nina Hakacova (Sweden)
  • Dr Wei Li (UK)
  • Prof Jan Marek (UK)
  • Dr Folkert Meijboom (Netherlands)
  • Prof Luc Mertens (Canada)
  • Dr Kelly Peacock (UK)
  • Prof John Simpson (UK)
  • Prof Emanuela Valsangiacomo Buechel (Switzerland)
  • Dr Annemien Van den Bosch (Netherlands)
  • Dr Jackie Vletter-McGhie (Netherlands)

CMR CHD Sub-committee

Chair: Dr Oliver Tann (UK)

  • Prof Philippe Beerbaum (Germany)
  • Dr Lars Grosse-Wortmann (Canada)
  • Prof Wilem Helbing (Netherlands)
  • Prof Vivek Muthurangu (UK)
  • Dr Francesca Pluchinotta (Italy)
  • Associate Prof Rajesh Puranik (Australia)
  • Dr Tobias Rutz (Switzerland)
  • Dr Jennifer Steeden (UK)
  • Prof Emanuela Valsangiacomo Buechel (Switzerland)

Nuclear Sub-committee

Chair: Prof Richard Underwood (UK)

Deputy Chair: Dr Ronny Buechel (Switzerland)

  • Prof Constantinos Anagnostopulous (Greece)
  • Dr Alessia Gimelli (Italy)
  • Dr Senta Graaf (Austria)
  • Dr Fabien Hyafil (France)
  • Dr Anastasia Kitsiou (Greece)
  • Dr Riccardo Liga (Italy)
  • Dr Danilo Neglia (Italy)
  • Dr Rene Nkolou (B)
  • Dr Eliana Reyes (UK)

CT Sub-committee

Chair: Dr Gianluca Pontone (Italy)

  • Dr Mouaz Al Mallah (USA)
  • Dr Ronny Buechel (Switzerland)
  • Dr Marc Dweck (UK)
  • Prof Oliver Gaemperli (Switzerland)
  • Dr Andrea Guaricci (Italy)
  • Dr Pal Maurovich-Horvat (Hungary)
  • Dr Sarah Moharem Elgamal (UK)
  • Dr Koen Nieman (USA)
  • Dr Francesca Pugliese (UK)
  • Dr Alexia Rossi (Italy)
  • Dr Jonathan Weir-McCall (UK)

EuroEcho 2019 Scientific programme committee

Scientific Programme Chairpersons: Professor Maurizio Galderisi (Italy) & Professor Bernard Cosyns (Belgium)

Scientific Programme Director: Doctor Julien Magne (France)

Chair - CMR Section: Doctor Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci (UK)

Chair - Cardiac CT & Nuclear Section: Professor Oliver Gaemperli (Switzerland)

Scientific Committee Advisors:

  • To be confirmed

EuroCMR 2019 Scientific programme committee

  • EACVI CMR Vice President 2016-2018: Doctor Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci (UK)
  • EACVI CMR Vice President 2018-2020: Professor Steffen E. Petersen (UK)
  • EuroCMR 2019 Programme Chair: Doctor Jose Rodriguez Palomares (Spain)
  • EuroCMR 2019 Abstract Chair: Professor Ana Almeida (Portugal)

ICNC 2019 Organising and Scientific programme committees

Organising committee

  • ASNC: Doctor Sharmila Dorbala (USA)
  • EACVI: Professor Oliver Gaemperli (Switzerland)
  • EANM: Doctor Hein J Verberne (Netherlands)

Scientific programme committee

  • ASNC: Doctor Wael Jabber (USA)
  • EACVI: Doctor Danilo Neglia (Italy)
  • EANM: Doctor Fabien Hyafil (France)