CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

NORTH AMERICA

Dr. Ahmad Kamel Abdel Aal

Chief, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Medical Director, Heart and Vascular Center

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Alabama, United States of America

Dr. Bulent Arslan

Associate Professor, Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

Rush Medical College

Chicago, United States of America

Dr. James Benenati 

Medical Director, Peripheral Vascular Laboratory

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Miami, United States of America

Dr. Rajat Chand

Early Specialization in Interventional Radiology (ESIR) Resident

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County

Chicago, United States of America

Dr. Fakhir El Masri

CEO, Consultant Radiologist

Lakeland Vascular Institute

New York, United States of America

Dr. Jafar Golzarian

Professor, Department of Radiology, Director, Division of Interventional Radiology & Vascular Imaging

University of Minnesota

Minneapolis, United States of America

Dr. Ziv Haskal

Professor, Vascular and Interventional Radiology

University of Virginia Health System

Virginia, United States of America

Dr. Kelvin Hong

Head and Division Chief, Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Johns Hopkins Hospital and University

Baltimore, United States of America

Dr. Mohammad Raffat Jaber

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, United States of America

Dr. John Kaufman

Director, Dotter Interventional Institute, Frederick S. Keller Professor of Interventional Radiology

Oregon Health & Science University Hospital

Portland, United States of America

Dr. Tareq Massimi

Vascular Specialist, Assistant Professor of Surgery

MedStar Heart and Vascular Institute, Georgetown University

Washington, D.C., United States of America

Dr. Parag Patel

Associate Professor, Radiology and Surgery

Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital

Milwaukee, United States of America

Dr. Wael Saad

Professor & Director, Vascular & Interventional Radiology

University of Michigan

Detroit, United States of America

Dr. Saher Sabri

Chair of PAIRS 2019 Program Committee, Director, Interventional Radiology, Associate Professor of Radiology

Medstar Georgetown University Hospital

Washington, D.C., United States of America

Dr. Riad Salem

Chief, Section of Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Northwestern University

Chicago, United States of America

Dr. Mel Sharafuddin

Clinical Professor, Vascular Surgery and Radiology

University of Iowa

Iowa, United States of America

Dr. Ashraf Thabet

Interventional Radiologist

Massachusetts General Hospital

Boston, United States of America

Dr. John Moriarty

Associate Professor

UCLA Medical Center

Los Angeles, United States of America

Dr. Vitor Mendes-Pereira

Associate Professor of Radiology and Surgery

University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada

EUROPE

Dr. Riad Alchanan

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King’s College Hospital

London, United Kingdom

Dr. Jon Bell

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

The Christie, NHS Foundation Trust

Manchester, United Kingdom

Dr. Tiago Bilhim

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Saint Louis Hospital

Lisbon, Portugal

Dr. Thierry De Baere

Vice Chairman, Imaging Department, Head, Interventional Radiology Unit

Institut Gustave Roussy

Villejuif, France

Dr. Amine Chouiter

Consultant and Chief Radiologist

Neuchâtelois Hospital

Neuchatel, Switzerland

Dr. Richard Gibbs

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

St. Mary’s Hospital

London, United Kingdom

Dr. Mohamad Hamady

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Imperial College London

London, United Kingdom

Dr. Panagiotis Kitrou

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Patras University Hospital

Athens, Greece

Dr. Hicham Kobeiter

Chief and Consultant Vascular Oncology Radiologist

Henri Mondor University Hospital

Créteil, Paris, France

Dr. Gregory Makris

Vascular and Interventional Radiology Fellow

Oxford University Hospitals

Oxford, United Kingdom

Dr. Salah Qanadli

Head, Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Unit of the Department of Radiology

University Hospital of Lausanne

Laussane, Switzerland

Dr. Hisham Rashid

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

King’s College Hospital

London, United Kingdom

Dr. Herve Rousseau

Professor, Radiology & Interventional Radiology and Head, Department of Radiology

Rangueil University Hospital

Toulouse, France

Dr. Morad Sallam

Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

Guy’s and St Thomas’s NHS Trust

London, United Kingdom

Dr. Marc Sapoval

Vascular and Oncological Interventional Radiologist

Georges Pompidou European Hospital

Paris, France

Dr. Stefano Spiezia

Head, Endocrine Surgery

Ospedale del Mare

Naples, Italy

Dr. Hany Zayed

Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

London, United Kingdom

Dr. Kamel Kechabtia

Consultant Interventional Vascular and Visceral Radiologist

University Hospital Lariboisiere, European Hospital of Paris, Cardiovascular Institut Gvm La Roseraie

Paris, France

Dr. Sofiane Derrouis

Head, Breast Imaging in IRIS Radiology

Private Clinic

Neuchatel, Switzerland

Dr. Mario Martínez-Galdámez

Head, Interventional Neuroradiology Unit, Radiology Department

Fundacion Jimenez-Diaz

Madrid, Spain

Dr. Jens Fiehler

Director, Department of Neuroradiology

University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf

Hamburg, Germany

Dr. Mohamed Aggour

Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist

Saint-Etienne University Hospitals

Lyon, France

Dr. Mathias Wilhelmi

Head, Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Clinic for Cardiothoracic- and Vascular Surgery, Hannover Medical School

Hannover, Germany

Dr. Michail Theofanis

Resident of Radiology

University Hospital of Patras

Patras, Greece

ASIA

Dr. Yasuaki Arai

Chief, Department of Diagnostic Radiology

National Cancer Center Hospital

Tokyo, Japan

Dr. Dongho Hyun

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology

Samsung Medical Center

Seoul, South Korea

Dr. Jinoo Kim

Associate Professor

Ajou University School of Medicine

Seoul, South Korea

Dr. Yuji Okuno

Chief Director

Okuno Clinic

Tokyo, Japan

Dr. Malay Patel

Vascular-Endovascular Surgeon, Phlebologist

Private Clinic

Ahmedabad, India

Dr. Ji Hoon Shin

Section Director, Interventional Radiology, Professor of Radiology

Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan

Seoul, South Korea

Dr. Niki Tadayon

Assistant Professor of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Shohada Tajrish Hospital

Tehran, Iran

LEVANT & NORTH AFRICA

Dr. Karim Abd El Tawab

Board Member of PAIRS, Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Farid Aladham

Vascular and Neuro-Inteventional Radiologist

University of Michigan Health System

Amman, Jordan

Dr. Nadjib Bouayed

Professor, Vascular Surgery

Private Clinic

Oran, Algeria

Dr. Abbas Chamsuddin

President of PAIRS, Clinical Associate Professor, Radiology

Albalamand University

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Mohamed Omar Elfarok

Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

GOTHI General Organization of Teaching Hospitals and Institutes

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Mohammed El Gharib

Professor of Interventional Radiology

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Hesham Elghazaly

Professor of Clinical Oncology

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Sherif Essam

Professor of Vascular Surgery

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Ahmad Gamal

Professor of Vascular Surgery

Cairo University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Fadi Haddad

Associate Professor, Clinical Surgery

American University of Beirut Medical Center

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Sizeph Haddad

Neuro and Peripheral Interventional Radiologist

King Hussein Medical Center

Amman, Jordan

Dr. Mohamed Hamed

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Cairo University-Kasr Al Ainy

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Ali Haydar

Treasurer of PAIRS, Assistant Professor, Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology

American University of Beirut Medical Center

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Osama Hetta

Professor of Interventional Radiology

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Jamal Hoballah

Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery

American University of Beirut Medical Center

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Sherif Omar Kerdawi

Head, Vascular Surgery Department

Helwan University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Rana Tarek Khafagy

Assistant Lecturer, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

Ain Shams University Hospital

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Aghiad Al-Kutoubi

Division Head, Interventional Radiology, Professor, Radiology Department

American University of Beirut Medical Center

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Walid Masoud

Consultant Vascular and Kidney Transplant Surgeon, President

Jordan Vascular Society

Amman, Jordan

Dr. Ziad Nghiawi

Chief, Department of Interventional and Cardiovascular Imaging

Beirut Cardiac Institute

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Mohamed Shaker

Professor of Interventional Radiology

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Khaled Shawky

Consultant Vascular Surgery

Beni Suef University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Sami Slaba

Head, Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging Department, Professor of Radiology

CHU Hôtel-Dieu de France, Saint-Joseph University

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Mohammed Sobhi

Associate Professor of Radiology

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Said Soliman

Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cairo University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Wahid Tantawy

Professor of Radiology

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Fadi Tannouri

Head, Vascular and Interventional Radiology Unit

CHU-NDS-Byblos & RHUH-Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. M. Halil Öztürk

Chief, Radiology Department

Sakarya University

Sakarya, Turkey

Dr. Mohamed Hosni Eldessoki

Professor, Vascular Surgery

Cairo University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Mohamed Fathy

Professor of Hepatobiliary Surgery

Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Ahmad Naga

Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

Main University Hospital

Alexandria, Egypt

Dr. Reda Tabashy

Associate Professor of Interventional Radiology

National Cancer Institute, Cairo University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Amir Malkawi

Head, Cardiovascular Surgery, Assistant Professor, Vascular Surgery

Jordan University Hospital, University of Jordan

Amman, Jordan

Dr. Devrim Akıncı

Professor of Radiology

Hacettepe University

Ankara, Turkey

Dr. Sana Alsukhun

Adjunct Professor, Medical Oncology/Hematology, Immediate Past President

Jordanian Oncology Society

Amman, Jordan

Dr. Koray Guven

Chief, Interventional Radiology Unit

Acıbadem University

Istanbul, Turkey

GCC

Dr. Hicham Abada

Chair of PAIRS 2019 Workshops Program, Chief and Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Hassan Abdullah

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Mubarak Al Kabeer Hospital

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Dr. Munther Abdul Aziz Sowaileh

Chief Resident and Consultant Radiologist

Bahrain Defence Force Hospital

Manama, Bahrain

Dr. Adel Ahmed Al Ali

Vascular and Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Al Seef Hospital

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Dr. Mohammad Arabi

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King Abdulaziz Medical City, National Guard Health Affairs

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Majed Ashour

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Mohammad Badran

Member of PAIRS, Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Omar Bashir

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King Abdulaziz Medical City

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Shagran Binkhamis

Member of PAIRS, Musculoskeletal, Adult and Pediatric Vascular, Interventional Radiologist

King Saud University Medical City

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Bander Aldhafery

Consultant Endovascular and Interventional Radiologist, Assistant Professor of Radiology

King Fahad Hospital, Dammam University

Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Iyad Feteih

Consultant Interventional Radiologist, Head of Interventional Radiology

King Fahd Hospital

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Noha Guzaiz

Chief, Interventional Radiology Department

King Abdullah Medical City

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Alaadin Hakim

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Tawam Hospital

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Turki Al Hazmi

Consultant Interventional Radiologist and Body MRI

King Abdulaziz Medical City

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Said Huwaijah

Head, Radiology Department

Mediclinic Al Ain Hospital

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Almamoon Justaniah

Consultant Vascular and Interventional Radiologist

King Abdullah Medical City

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Azzam Khankan

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King Abdulaziz Medical City

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Ghaith Khougeer

Senior Vascular Surgeon

John Hopkins Aramco

Al Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Asim Khwaja

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Jamal Al Koteesh

Chief and Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Al Ain Hospital

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Samer Koussayer

Section Head and Consultant, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Division

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Mohamed Almoaiqel

Consultant Vascular and Interventional Radiologist

King Abdulaziz Medical City

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Fares Alomran

Consultant Vascular Surgeon

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Taquir Rana

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Refaat Salman

Consultant Vascular and Interventional Radiologist

King Abdulaziz Medical City

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Ayman Al Sibaie

Vice President of PAIRS, Head and Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Rashid Hospital

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Yasir Suliman

Chief, Vascular Surgery Division, Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

Mafraq Hospital

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Mohammad Al Twalah

Head of Scientific Programs PAIRS, Head, Interventional Radiology Department

Dawali Clinic

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Fadi Youness

Staff Physician, Interventional Radiology, Imaging Institute

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Hamad Al Suhaibani

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Meshaal Al Shaalan

Musculoskeletal Radiologist

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Yousof Alzahrani

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

King AbdulAziz Medical City and King Abdullah Specialized Children’s Hospital

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Fawaz Alshareef

Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist, Assistant Professor

King Abdulaziz Medical City, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Mohammad Almarzooqi

Consultant Interventional Radiologist

Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Mr. Ehab Ababneh

Supervisor, Angio/Fluroscopy Section, Radiology Department

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Mr. Ibraheem Aljediea

Interventional Radilogy Technologist

Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare

Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Mrs. Niveen Ahmed

Nurse Manager

Al Ain Hospital

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

Mr. Saad Abualghanam

Clinical Coordinator, Interventional Radiology

King Faisal Specialist Hospital

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Mona Mohsen

Consultant, Musculoskeletal Intervention and Vascular and Interventional Radiologist

Dr. Soliman Fakeeh Hospital

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Salem Bauones

Consultant Radiologist

King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Adel Alhazzani

Associate Professor of Neurology

College of Medicine, King Khalid University

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Hosam Al Jehani

Assistant Professor and Consultant of Neurosurgery

Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University

Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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