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EAPCI Committees

For the term May 2022 – May 2024



EAPCI Advocacy and Regulatory Affairs Pillar 

Chair: Prof. Mamas Mamas (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)

Oversees: EAPCI Patient Advocacy Committee, EAPCI Quality Improvement Committee and EAPCI Gender and  Disparities Committee

EAPCI Patient Advocacy Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Dr. Rasha Al-Lamee United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Co-Chair Dr. Anna Dagre Greece 
Member Dr. Yolande Appelman, FESC The Netherlands
Member Dr. Shrilla Banerjee United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Prof. Israel Barbash Israel
Member Dr. Dario Bertolone Belgium
Member Dr. Pavlos Bounas Greece
Member Dr. Joao Brito Portugal
Member Dr. Serena Caglioni Italy
Member Dr. Danny Dvir Israel
Member Dr. Michael Foley United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Ofer Kobo Israel
Member Dr. Panagiota Kostakou Greece
Member Dr. Davorka Lulic Croatia
Member Mr. Paul McGreavy United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Mariano Pellicano Italy
Member Dr. Tatyana Storozhenko Ukraine

EAPCI Quality Improvement Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Prof. Maciej Lesiak, FESC Poland
Co-Chair Prof. Lorenz Räber Switzerland
Member Dr. Sonya Burgess Australia
Member Prof. Stephane Cook Switzerland
Member Assoc. Prof. Aleksandra Gasecka Poland
Member Dr. Lene Holmvang, FESC Denmark
Member Dr. Sylwia Iwanczyk Poland
Member Prof. Andre Luz, FESC Portugal
Member Prof. Francesco Maisano, FESC Italy
Member Dr. Antoinette Neylon France
Member Assoc. Prof. Sonia Petronio, FESC Italy
Member Dr. Stefano Rigattieri  Italy
Member Dr. Roberta Rossini, FESC Italy
Member Dr. Beatriz Vaquerizo Spain

EAPCI Gender and Disparities Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Dr. Valeria Paradies The Netherlands
Co-Chair Assoc. Prof. Jolanta Siller-Matula Austria
Member Prof. Tom Adriaenssens Belgium
Member Dr. Cristina Aurigemma Italy
Member Dr. Carlos Collet Belgium
Member Dr. Peter Damman, FESC The Netherlands
Member Dr. Marie Hauguel-Moreau France
Member Dr. Shazia Hussain United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Prof. Jacek Legutko, FESC Poland
Member Dr. Giulia Masiero Italy
Member Dr. Andrija Matetic Croatia
Member Prof. Olivier Muller Switzerland
Member Dr. Rohit Oemrawsingh The Netherlands
Member Dr. Terentes Printzios-Dimitrios Greece
Member Dr. Hany Ragy Egypt
Member Dr. Jorge Sanz Sanchez  Spain
Member Dr. Giovanna Sarno Sweden
Member Dr. Luigi di Serafino, FESC Italy
Member Dr. Sharmaine Tiru United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

EAPCI Congress Pillar

Chair: Prof. Marek Grygier (Poland)

Oversees: EAPCI Scientific Programme and Congress Committee

EAPCI Scientific Programme and Congress Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Dr. Gabor Toth, FESC Austria
Co-Chair Prof. Nicole Karam, FESC France
Member Dr. Marianna Adamo Italy
Member Assoc. Prof. Martin Andreas, FESC Austria
Member Dr. Chiara de Biase Italy
Member Dr. Pedro Carrilho  Portugal
Member Dr. Estefania Fernandez Peregrina Spain
Member Assoc. Prof. Michal Hawranek Poland
Member Prof. Martine Gilard, FESC France
Member Assoc. Prof. Giulia Grapsa, FESC United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Anastasios Milkas Greece
Member Dr. Raul Moreno Spain
Member Prof. Holger Nef Germany
Member Dr. Zsolt Piroth, FESC Hungary
Member Prof. Italo Porto Italy
Member Dr. Fabien Praz, FESC Switzerland
Member Prof. Bernard Prendergast, FESC United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Martin Swaans, FESC The Netherlands
Member Prof. Marco Valgimigli, FESC Switzerland

EAPCI Education Pillar

Chair: Prof. Javier Escaned, FESC (Spain)

Oversees: EAPCI Fellowship Grants Committee and EAPCI Training and Certification Committee

EAPCI Fellowship Grants Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Prof. Flavio Ribichini Italy
Co-Chair Prof. Tanja Rudolph Germany
Past-Chair Prof. Nicolas van Mieghem, FESC The Netherlands
Member Dr. Pierfrancesco Agostoni Belgium
Member Assoc. Prof. Ole de Backer Denmark
Member Dr. Marie-Jeanne Bertrand France
Member Dr. Petros Dardas, FESC Greece
Member Dr. Massimo Fineschi Italy
Member Dr. Luise Gaede Germany
Member Prof. Habib Gamra Tunisia
Member Dr. Benjamin Honton France
Member Dr. Claudia Jorge Portugal
Member Prof. Ahmed Magdy Egypt
Member Dr. Angela McInerney Ireland
Member Dr. Roberto Nerla  Italy
Member Dr. Marko Noc Slovenia
Member Dr. Anja Oksnes Norway
Member Assoc. Prof. Michele Pighi Italy
Member Prof. Marco Roffi, FESC Switzerland
Member Prof. Renate Schnabel Germany
Member Dr. Jeroen Sonck Belgium
Member Assoc. Prof. Eugenio Stabile Italy

EAPCI Training and Certification Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Dr. Radoslaw Parma Poland
Co-Chair Dr. Fabio Mangiacapra, FESC Italy
Member Dr. Alessia Azzano Italy
Member Dr. Gintas Bielauskas Lituania
Member Dr. Rita Calé Portugal
Member Prof. Gianluca Campo Italy
Member Dr. Tom Johnson, FESC United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Monika Kodeboina Germany
Member Prof. Pascal Meier Switzerland
Member Dr. Kambis Mshayekhi Germany
Member Dr. Darren Mylotte, FESC Ireland
Member Dr. Rutger-Jan Nuis The Netherlands
Member Dr. Vasileios Panoulas, FESC Greece/United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Andreas Rück Sweden
Member Dr. Ricardo Sanz Spain
Member Dr. Fadi Sawaya Lebanon
Member Dr. George Triantis Greece
Member Dr. Alexander Wolf Germany
Member Dr. Michael Zelizko Czechia

EAPCI Membership Pillar 

Chair: Dr. Fina Mauri, FESC (Spain)

Oversees: EAPCI International Affairs Committee, EAPCI Nurses and Allied Professionals Committee and EAPCI Young Committee

EAPCI International Affairs Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Prof. Eric van Belle, FESC France
Co-Chair Dr. Rui Teles, FESC Portugal
Member Dr. Udroiu Cristian Alexandru Romania
Member Dr. David Baghdasaryan Armenia
Member Prof. Zied Beljah Tunisia
Member Dr. Osama Bheleel Libya
Member Dr. Ronald Binder Austria
Member Dr. Mohamed Abed Bouraghda Algeria
Member Prof. Matjaz Bunc Slovenia
Member Prof. Guillaume Cayla France
Member Prof. Nicholas Curzen United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Prof. Haim Danenberg Israel
Member Dr. Giedrius Davidavicius Lithuania
Member Dr. Dragan Debeljacki Serbia
Member Prof. Istvan F. Edes Hungary
Member Dr. Christos Eftychiou, FESC Cyprus
Member Prof. Andrejs Erglis, FESC Latvia
Member Prof. Adel el Etriby, FESC Egypt
Member Prof. Marek Grygier Poland
Member Dr. Ingibjorg J. Gudmundsdottir Iceland
Member Dr. Toomas Hermlin Estonia
Member Dr. Martin Hudec, FESC Slovakia
Member Dr. Eduardo Infante de Oliveira, FESC Portugal
Member Dr. Petr Kala Czechia
Member Dr. Rickard Linder, FESC Sweden
Member Assoc. Prof. Eduard Margetic Croatia
Member Dr. Minkkinen Mikko  Finland
Member Prof. Erkin Mirrakhimov, FESC Kyrgyzstan
Member Dr. Raul Moreno Spain
Member Dr. Ulvi Mirzoyev Azerbaijan
Member Dr. Stephen O'Connor Ireland
Member Dr. Orazbek Sakhov Kazakhstan
Member Dr. Shukhrat Salakhitdinov Uzbekistan
Member Dr. Thomas Schmitz Germany
Member Dr. Leonard Simoni Albania
Member Prof. Maksym Sokolov Ukraine
Member Dr. Ibrahim Terzic, FESC Bosnia and Herzegovina
Member Dr. Georgios Triantis Greece
Member Prof. Dobrin Vasilev Bulgaria
Member Dr. Michiel Voskuil The Netherlands
Member Prof. Desmet Walter, FESC Belgium
Member Dr. Daniel Weilenmann, FESC Switzerland
Member Dr. Robert G. Xuereb, FESC Malta

EAPCI Nurses and Allied Professionals Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Mrs. Bettina Hoejberg-Kirk Denmark
Co-Chair Miss Alison Dahlmann France
Member Ms. Elena Calvo Spain
Member Mr. David Creber United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Ms. Denee Dang Australia
Member Ms. Angeliki Kolyda Greece
Member Mr. Matteo Longoni Italy
Member Mr. Matteo Migliorini Italy
Member Ms. Marjo de Ronde The Netherlands
Member Ms. Kristin Rykkje-Johannessen Norway
Member Ms. Cosima Stark Austria
Member Mr. David Jose Teixeira Rodrigues Portugal

EAPCI Young Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Dr. Dejan Milasinovic Serbia
Co-Chair Dr. Anna Franzone Italy
Member Dr. Mirvat Alasnag Saudi Arabia
Member Dr. Fabrizio d'Ascenzo Italy
Member Dr. Alessandro Beneduce Italy
Member Dr. Carlos Braga Portugal
Member Dr. Kyriakos Dimitriadis, FESC Greece
Member Dr. Danilo Franco Italy/Slovenia
Member Dr. Antonio Greco Italy
Member Dr. Lucas Lauder Germany
Member Dr. Pasquale Paolisso Belgium
Member Dr. Tiffany Patterson United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Ana Rita Pereira Portugal
Member Dr. Anantharaman Ramasamy United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Ruxandra Sava Romania
Member Dr. Moritz Seiffert, FESC Germany
Member Dr. Alejandro Travieso Spain/Denmark
Member Dr. Georgios Tzanis Greece
Member Dr. Rocco Vergallo  Italy
Member Dr. Frederik Zimmermann The Netherlands

EAPCI Research Pillar

Chair: Prof. Jozef Bartunek (Belgium)

Oversees: EAPCI Research, Digital and Innovation Committee, EAPCI Online and Communication Committee and EAPCI Scientific Documents and Initiatives Committee

EAPCI Research, Digital and Innovation Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Prof. Wojciech Wojakowski, FESC Poland
Co-Chair Prof. Robert-Jan van Geuns, FESC The Netherlands
Member Dr. Kamil Bujak Poland
Member Prof. Piera Capranzano Italy
Member Dr. Thomas Cuisset, FESC France
Member Dr. Giuseppe de Luca Italy
Member Dr. Stephane Fournier Switzerland
Member Dr. Tommaso Gori Germany
Member Dr. Robert Herman Austria
Member Assoc. Prof. Zenon Huczek Poland
Member Dr. Mario Iannaccone Italy
Member Dr. Elvin Kedhi Belgium
Member Dr. Azeem Latib, FESC United States of America
Member Dr. Peter O'Kane United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Maarten van Leeuwen The Netherlands
Member Assoc. Prof. Mony Shuvy, FESC Israel
Member Dr. Joanna Silva Portugal
Member Dr. Pedro Sousa Portugal
Member Dr. Luca Testa  Italy
Member Prof. Holger Thiele, FESC Germany
Member Dr. Mariusz Tomaniak, FESC Poland

EAPCI Online and Communication Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Dr. Erik Rafflenbeul Germany
Co-Chair Dr. Nicola Ryan United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Retesh Bajaj United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Konstantinos Bermpeis Greece
Member Dr. Guillaume Bonnet France
Member Dr. Aaysha Cader Bangladesh
Member Dr. Belen Cid Alvarez Spain
Member Dr. Ignacio Cigalini Argentina
Member Prof. Emanuele Gallinoro Belgium
Member Dr. Giuseppe di Gioia Italy
Member Assoc. Prof. Marta Kaluzna-Oleksy Poland
Member Dr. Arif Khokhar United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Dr. Hady Lychaa United States of America
Member Assoc. Prof. Ali Nazmi Calik Turkey
Member Dr. Catarina Quina Portugal
Member Dr. Alessandro Sticchi Italy
Member Dr. Marco Toselli Italy

EAPCI Scientific Documents and Initiatives Committee

Title Name Country
Chair Prof. Giulio Stefanini, FESC Italy
Co-Chair Dr. Nieves Gonzalo, FESC Spain
Past-Chair Prof. Giuseppe Tarantini, FESC Italy
Member Dr. Nicolas Amabile France
Member Dr. Marco Barbanti Italy
Member Prof. Sabine Bleiziffer Germany
Member Assoc. Prof. Salvatore Brugaletta, FESC Spain
Member Prof. Piotr Buzman Poland
Member Dr. Roisin Colleran, FESC Ireland
Member Dr. Dan Jones United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Prof. Pascal Vranckx, FESC Belgium

 

EAPCI Nominating Committee

Title Name  Country
Chair Prof. Dariusz Dudek Poland
Member Prof. David Erlinge Sweden
Member Dr. Valeri Gelev  Bulgaria
Member Prof. David Hildick-Smith United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Member Prof. Andrejs Erglis Latvia
Member Dr. Bernard Chevalier France
Member Prof. Gerald Werner Germany