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Executive Board

President

Prof. Dr. Jens Fiehler


Jens Fiehler is the Director of the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology in the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf in Germany and Visiting Professor of Interventional Neuroradiology at the University of Oxford.

General Secretary

Prof. Dr. Zsolt Kulcsár

Zsolt Kulcsár is Head of the Interventional Neuroradiology Unit at the University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland.

Treasurer

Dr. Anne Christine Januel

Anne Christine Januel is a senior interventional neuroradiologist at the University Hospital, Toulouse, France.

Executive Director

Mike Iliopoulos

Mike Iliopoulos manages the ESMINT Central Office. He is the Executive Director and Member of the Executive Board without voting rights.

Standing Committee Chairs & Members

Rules Committee – Chair

Prof. Dr. Jan Gralla

Jan Gralla is a qualified Interventional Neuroradiologist who received training in Germany, UK and Switzerland and the head and director of the Diagnostic and Interventionel Neuroradiology at the Inselspital, University of Berne, Switzerland.

Education Committee – Chair

Prof. Dr. Phil White

Phil White is Professor & Honorary Consultant Neuroradiologist at Newcastle University & the Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust.

Examination Committee – Chair

Dr. Matthias Gawlitza

Dr. Gawlitza is currently working as a consultant physician, Neuroradiology - Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus Dresden, Technical University Dresden.

Examination Committee – Member

Dr. Pasquale Mordasini

Pasquale Mordasini is staff member and head of the neurointerventional unit of the University Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology at the Inselspital Bern, Switzerland.

Guidelines Committee – Chair

Prof. Dr. Wim van Zwam

Maastricht, The Netherlands

Research Committee – Chair

Dr. Aymeric Rouchaud

Doctor Aymeric Rouchaud, MD, PhD, has been trained in Paris by Professors Moret and Spelle. Then he moved to Limoges University Hospital where he works with Professor Charbel Mounayer in the INR department and research lab.

Membership Committee – Chair

Dr. Elisa Ciceri

Multidisciplinary Committee – Chair

Prof. Dr. Laurent Spelle

Laurent Spelle, MD, PhD, is Professor of Neuroradiology at Paris-Saclay University, France. He is Chairman of NEURI, The Brain Vascular Center, Department of Pediatric and Adult Interventional Neuroradiology, at Bicêtre University Medical Center in Paris.

Professional Liaison Committee – Chair

Dr. Paolo Machi

Paolo Machi is the head of the interventional neuroradiology unit of the university hospital of Geneva (Switzerland) and Privat Docent at the faculty of medicine of the Geneva University.

Publication Committee – Chair

Dr. Mohamed Aggour

With more than twelve years of full-time continuous experience in the field of minimally invasive endovascular neurological therapies, Dr. Mohamed Aggour is engaged in the treatment and management of brain and spinal vascular diseases.

UEMS Committee – Chair

Prof. Dr. Alessandra Biondi

Alessandra Biondi is Professor of Radiology and Director of the Department of Neuroradiology and Vascular Radiology. Besançon University Hospital, Besançon, France. Her research is devoted to vascular malformations of the brain and spinal cord. She has over 100 publications and eight book chapters.

Eastern Countries Committee – Chair

Dr. Vladimir Kalousek

Department of Radiology, Subdivision of Interventional Neuroradiology, Clinical Hospital Center 'Sisters of Mercy', Zagreb, Croatia

New Product Introduction/Evaluation Committee – Chair

Prof. Dr. Christian Taschner

Christian Taschner is Professor of Radiology and senior physician at the department of Neuroradiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany. He trained in interventional Neuroradiology at the University Hospital Lille, France. His special interests lie in the evaluation of new materials for interventional Neuroradiology.

Ethics Committee – Chair

Dr. Kamil Zelenak

Electronic Media Committee – Chair

Dr. Jan-Hendrik Buhk

Since June 2020 Jan-Hendrik Buhk is working as head of Neuroradiology in the Asklepios hospitals St. Georg and Wandsbek, both in Hamburg, Germany.

Electronic Media Committee – Member

Prof. Dr. Marios Psychogios

Prof. Dr. Marios Psychogios is working as the Head of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology in the Clinic for Radiology and Nuclear Medicine of the University Hospital Basel, Switzerland.

Electronic Media Committee – Member

Dr. Michael Schönfeld

Dr. Michael Schönfeld is working in the Dept. of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology at the Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf.

Ad-hoc Committees

Webinar

Dr. Jan-Hendrik Buhk

Since June 2020 Jan-Hendrik Buhk is working as head of Neuroradiology in the Asklepios hospitals St. Georg and Wandsbek, both in Hamburg, Germany.

Webinar

Prof. Dr. Marios Psychogios

Prof. Dr. Marios Psychogios is working as the Head of Diagnostic and Interventional Neuroradiology in the Clinic for Radiology and Nuclear Medicine of the University Hospital Basel, Switzerland.

EXMINT

Prof. Dr. Antonin Krajina

Antonin Krajina, MD, PhD, is head of the department of diagnostic radiology of the Charles University Hospital in Hradec Králové, Czech Republic.

Fellowship Programme

Dr. Luca Valvassori

EYMINT

Dr. Aymeric Rouchaud

Doctor Aymeric Rouchaud, MD, PhD, has been trained in Paris by Professors Moret and Spelle. Then he moved to Limoges University Hospital where he works with Professor Charbel Mounayer in the INR department and research lab.

Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

Dr. Kamil Zelenak

Neurology Committee

Dr. Marc Ribo

Assistant Professor Stroke Unit. Department of Neurology; Neurologist. Hospital Vall d’Hebron. Barcelona

Neurosurgery Committee

Prof. Dr. Andreas Gruber

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery since 2001. Clinical work and research focus on microsurgical and endovascular management of cerebrovascular diseases and neurosurgical intensive care medicine.

Congress Relations Committee

Prof. Dr. Wim van Zwam

Maastricht, The Netherlands

Medical Support Committee

Dr. Ad Van Es

INR Program Committee

Prof. Dr. Francis Turjman

Francis Turjman is Professor of Diagnostic Radiology/Neuroradiology at Lyon University Hospital at the Unit of Interventional Neuroradiology at the Hôpital Neurologique Pierre Wertheimer in France.

Continuation Committee

Prof. Dr. James V Byrne

Professor of Neuroradiology at the University of Oxford. James was Editor-in-Chief of NEURORADIOLOGY from 2005-2010, and is Director of the MSc in Endovascular Neurosurgery and Interventional Neuroradiology.

Continuation Committee

Prof. Dr. Christophe Cognard

Born in Paris 1961, Fellowship in Psychiatry from 1985 to 1989, Classification of dural fistulas with JJ Merland in 1992, trained by J. Moret from 1995 to 1997, Professor of Radiology in Sept. 1999, Chairman of the Department of Neuroradiology of the University Hospitals of Toulouse since 2002.

Continuation Committee

Prof. Dr. István Szikora

Head, Department of Neurointerventions, National Institute of Neurosciences (NIN) Deputy Director, Research and Science, National Institute of Neurosciences (NIN)

Continuation Committee

Prof. Dr. Laurent Pierot

Professor of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Reims Head of the Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Reims

Continuation Committee

Prof. Dr. Patrick Brouwer

Patrick Brouwer is a neurointerventionalist at Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

Marketing, Communication & Administration

Birgit Amend

Birgit Amend is head of Marketing, Communications and Public Relations at ESMINT and is responsible for parts of the administration.