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Mario Musella
Italy

Head, Clinical Department of Surgery, Endocrinology Orthopedics and Rehabilitation.  AOU “Federico II” from November 1, 2020.
Head, bariatric, endocrine and metabolic surgery unit. AOU “Federico II” from February 1, 2020.
Italian Professorship title as Full Professor of Surgery (ASN) from 12-01-14. SSD 06/C1 MED 18 General Surgery Area
Full Professor of Surgery. Naples “Federico II” University from November 1, 2019.
Director “Laparoscopic gastric and bariatric surgery” unit, General Surgery Department, Naples Federico II University, from 6-1-13
Associate Professor in General Surgery from 3-1-05 up to 10-31-2019, MED 18, General and Emergency Surgery Chair, Advanced Biomedical Sciences Department – Surgical Sciences, Orthopaedics, Trauma and Emergency Department, Naples Federico II University
Assistant Professor in General Surgery from 12-2-01 MED18 up to 3-2-2005, General and Emergency Surgery Chair, Surgical Sciences, Orthopaedics, Trauma and Emergency Department, Naples Federico II University
Senior Clinical Assistant from 12-2-01 General and Emergency Surgery Chair, Surgical Sciences, Orthopaedics, Trauma and Emergency Department, Naples Federico II University.
Clinical Assistant from 5-2-1999 up to 12-2-01, General and Emergency Surgery Chair, Surgical Sciences, Orthopaedics, Trauma and Emergency Department, Naples Federico II University
Clinical Assistant from 1-8-1993 up to 12-2-01, Reggio Calabria University, Catanzaro Medical School, Surgical Oncology Chair first, General and Emergency Surgery Chair, Surgical Sciences, Orthopaedics, Trauma and Emergency Department, Naples Federico II University, thereafter
From 9-5-1990 General Surgery assistant, Reggio Calabria University, Catanzaro Medical School, Surgical Oncology Chair

Jan Apers
The Netherlands

  • 2001-2007 Surgical traineeship Free University Amsterdam / RKZ Beverwijk
  • 2008 Trained in Mol (Belgium) fellowship bariatric surgery
  • 2009 Started as bariatric surgeon in Leeuwarden (Netherlands)
  • 2011 start experience with MGB-OAGB
  • 2015 metabolic bariatric surgery Rotterdam (Netherlands)
  • 2015 co-founder MGB-OAGB club (IFSO Vienna)
  • 2015-2020 “fast track bariatric surgery & logistics” course leadership Rotterdam
  • 2012-2017 board member Dutch Society for Metabolic and Bariatric surgery
  • 2020 board member Dutch Society for Gastro-intestinal Surgery
  • Numerous publications in bariatric surgery: 3 papers on MGB-OAGB
  • Numerous presentations national / international on MGB-OAGB

Chetan Parmar
UK

MS, DNB, MNAMS, PGDHHM, PGDMLS, NDDY, FRCS

  • Consultant Bariatric & General Surgeon, Whittington Hospital, London
  • Head of Department – General and Bariatric Surgery,
  • Covid Research Lead,
  • Chair – British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS) Annual Scientific Meeting
  • Council member & Patient Safety Committee – BOMSS
  • Council representative to ALSGBI
  • MGB-OAGB International Club committee executive
  • Editor – Obesity Surgery, IBC Newsletter, IJS, BMC Surgery, Journal of bariatric surgery
  • >150 published peer reviewed articles including book chapters
  • Associate Editor – Springer book ‘’Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery: A comprehensive Guide’’. 2nd edition

Karl Peter Rheinwalt
Germany

Karl Rheinwalt is Head of  Department of Obesity, Metabolic and Plastic Surgery at  St. Franziskus Hospital Cologne, Germany.  His unit  represents one of only  5 certified Centers of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery in Germany. Dr. Rheinwalt  has more than 30 years of experience in general, visceral, bariatric and trauma surgery. Since 2006, he focused his professional activities  mainly  on bariatric surgery. Following training in OAGB-MGB-technique by Prof. Chevallier in Paris 2009, this new procedure  attracted his interest  and during the following years he became one of the leading pioneers for  OAGB-MGB both in his country and internationally. Since 10 years, Dr. Rheinwalt  is organizing workshops concerning gastric bypass techniques as well as the “Fasttrack-concept in bariatric surgery”. Furthermore, the influence of metabolic surgery on NASH is focus of his scientific activities.

Rui Ribeiro
Portugal

Dr.  Rui  Ribeiro  completed  is  course  In  Medicine  in  Lisbon,  Portugal,  1986.
He  was  a  general  surgery resident in the “Hospitais Civis de Lisboa” since 1990 to 1996. Fellow in those Hospitals up to 2002 when he applied and got the next career degree (graduated assistant). From 2008 up to 2017 August he was the Coordinator of the “Unidade de Tratamento Cirúrgico da Obesidade e Doença Endócrinas“ in the Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central, the new name to the old “Hospitais Civis de Lisboa”, the main one in the city.
In September 2017 he moved to a private hospital ar unit, Clínica de Santo António – Lusíadas, in Lisbon, where  he  is  a  senior  assistant and  the  Coordinator  of the metabolic  Unit, “Centro Multidisciplinar da Doença Metabólica”.
Since  2005  he  is  also  the  Medical  director  of  the  Lasercenter,  prestação  de  serviços  médicos  Lda,  a medical company leader in obesity treatment and aesthetic care.

Nasser Sakran
Israel

Chairman Israeli Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Director, Bariatric Center, Emek Medical Center
Northern, Israel