20th World Congress on

Gastroenterology

Theme: On-going research, Innovations and Recent Advancements in Gastroenterology

OCM for Gastro Series Conferences

Organizing Committee - Gastro 2018

OCM Member

Shinji Tanaka

Professor, Head, & Director
Hiroshima University Hospital
Japan

Biography Research Interest

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Hideaki Kawabata

Director
Kyoto Okamoto Memorial Hospital
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Chung-Hung

Deputy Director of Surgical department
St. Martin de Porres Hospital
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

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Larry Good

CEO
Good Pharmaceutical Development Company
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Bingrong Liu

Chairman and Professor
Harbin Medical University
China

Biography Research Interest

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Errawan Wiradisuria

President
Indonesian Society of Endolaparoscopic Surgeons (ISES)
Indonesia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Muhammad S Niam

Chairman
Indonesian Society of General Surgery
Indonesia

Biography Research Interest

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Omer Engin

MD, General Surgeon
Buca Seyfi Demirsoy State Hospital
Turkey

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

OCM Member

Errawan Wiradisuria

President
Indonesian Society of Endolaparoscopic Surgeons (ISES)
Indonesia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

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

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Ulrike Stein

Professor
Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Germany

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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

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Bulent Calik

Assistant Chief
Tepecik Education and Researche Hospital
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Clinical Gastroenterology 2017

OCM Member

Antonio Carlos Valezi

Professor
State University of Londrina
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Gocha Barbakadze

Professor
Tbilsi State Medical University
Georgia

Biography Research Interest

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Manuel Perucho

Director
Research Institute Germans Trias i Pujol
Spain

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Milan Lukas

Chairman
Czech Society of Gastroenterology
Czech Republic

Biography Research Interest

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Bingrong Liu

Professor
Harbin Medical University
China

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Hepatology 2017

OCM Member

Dr. Amin El-Gohary

Professor
Burjeel Hospital Abu Dhabi
UAE

Biography Research Interest

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Dr. Kimlin Ashing

Director
City of Hope’s Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education
USA

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Dr. Clare Selden

Professor
The Liver Group UCL
Uinted Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Dr. Yuming Wang

Vice President
Chinese Medical Doctor Association
China

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Dr. Hendrik Reynaert

Head of Hepatology Unit
Vrije Universiteit Hospital
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

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Dr. Zsuzsanna Gerlei

Senior Consultant
Semmelweis University
Hungary

Biography Research Interest

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Dr. Hani Oweira 

Specialist for Surgery
Hirslanden Private Hospital Group
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

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Dr.Sanjiv Saigal

Director - Transplant Hepatology
Medanta Institute of Digestive & Hepatobiliary Sciences
India

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Dr. Karim Qumosani

Associate Scientist
Western University Hospital
London

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

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OCM Member

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

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Latif Bagwan

Gastroenterologist and Laparoscopic Surgeon
Gateway Clinics and hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Gastro Congress 2016

OCM Member

Khalil N Bitar

Professor
Wake Forest University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Maxwell M Chait

Assistant professor
Columbia University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Steven Teich

Director
The Ohio State University College of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Gerard E. Mullin

Associate professor and Director
Johns Hopkins Hospital
USA

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Bing Rong

Chairman and Professor
Harbin Medical University
China

Biography Research Interest

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Vijay Kumar

Head and Professor
MANIPAL UNIVERSITY, KASTURBA MEDICAL COLLEGE
India

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Organizing Committee - Clinical Gastroenterology 2016

OCM Member

Abdul Aziz Aadam

Director Endoscopy
Northwestern University
USA

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Hiu Yee Kwan

Professor
Hong Kong Baptist University
China

Biography Research Interest

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Bingrong Liu

Chairman and Professor
Harbin Medical University
China

Biography Research Interest

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Dr. Nathalie Rivard

Professor
Université de Sherbrooke
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Varsha Khatry

Medical Leader
Pfizer
India

Biography Research Interest

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Raul Antonio Brizuela Quintanilla

Head Therapeutic Endoscopy & Gastroenterology
National Center of Minimal Access Surgery
Cuba

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Indran B. Indrakrishnan

Director and Professor
GDC Endoscopy , Emory University
Atlanta GA

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Organizing Committee - Hepatology 2016

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Trent W Nichols

Director
Advanced Magnetic Research Institute
USA

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Maxwell M. Chait

Physician
Columbia University
USA

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David H. Van Thiel

Professor
Rush University Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Mark A Feitelson

Associate Director
Temple University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Eve-Isabelle Pecheur

Team Lead
Cancer Research Center of Lyon
France

Biography Research Interest

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Anil K. Kaul

Director
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Eddie C. Cheung

Clinical Professor
University of California
USA

Biography Research Interest