Meet our Speakers


Dr. Waleed Brinjikji
Consultant, Department of Radiology, Professor of Neurosurgery and Radiology
Mayo Clinic

Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America

Dr. David Hasan
Professor of Neurosurgery
Duke Neurological Disorders Clinic

Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

Dr. Ameer Hassan
Head, Neuroscience Department
Valley Baptist Medical Center

Texas, United States of America

Dr. Pascal Jabbour
Chief Division of Neurovascular Surgery And Endovascular Neurosurgery, Professor of Neurological Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Philadelphia, United States of America

Dr. Tareq Kass-Hout
Assistant Professor of Neurology
University of Chicago

Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Dr. Italo Linfante
Medical Director, Interventional Neuroradiology and Endovascular Neurosurgery
Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute and Baptist Neuroscience Institute

Miami, Florida, United States of America

Dr. Mohammed Almekhlafi
Interventional Stroke Neurologist
Calgary Stroke Program

Calgary, Canada

Dr. Vitor Mendes-Pereira
Professor of Medical Imaging and Surgery
University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada

Dr. Fawaz Al Mufti
Assistant Dean for GME Research, Associate Chair of Neurology (Research)
New York Medical College

New York, United States of America

Dr. Thanh Nguyễn
Director of Interventional Neurology/Neuroradiology
Boston Medical Center

Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Dr. Boris Pabon
Consultant Endovascular Neurosurgeon

Rio Negro, Colombia

Dr. Osama Zaidat
North East Ohio Medical School

Toledo, Ohio, United States of America


Dr. Mowafak Abdelghani
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Manchester, United Kingdom

Dr. Mohamed Aggour
Program Director & Co-Chair of PAIRS Neuro
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist
The Royal London Hospital

London, United Kingdom

Dr. Raphael Blanc
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist, Deputy Head, Department of Interventional Neuroradiology
Rothschild Foundation Hospital

Paris, France

Dr. Frederic Clarencon
Head, Unit of Interventional Neuroradiology
Pitié Salpêtrière Hospital

Paris, France

Dr. Adrien Guenego
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist, Endovascular Neurosurgeon
Erasme Hospital

Brussels, Belgium

Dr. Saleh Lamin
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist
University Hospital Birmingham

Birmingham, United Kingdom

Dr. Paolo Machi
Head, Interventional Neuroradiology Unit
University Hospitals of Geneva Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland

Dr. Mario Martínez-Galdámez
Head, Interventional Neuroradiology Unit, Radiology Department
Fundacion Jimenez-Diaz

Madrid/Valladolid, Spain

Dr. Michel Piotin
Chairman of the Interventional Neuroradiology Department
Rothschild Foundation Hospital

Paris, France

Dr. Amira Al Raaisi
Consultant Neurointerventional Radiologist
Rothschild Foundation Hospital

Paris, France

Dr. Laurent Spelle
Professor of Neuroradiology
Paris Sud University

Paris, France


Dr. Mynzhylky Berdikhojayev
Presidential Hospital

Astana, Kazakhstan

Dr. Mohamed Ghorbani
Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Neurosurgeon
Iran University of Medical Sciences

Tehran, Iran

Dr. Vipul Gupta
Chief, Neurointerventional Surgery
Artemis Hospitals

Gurugram, India

Dr. Tariq Matin
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist
Narayana Superspeciality Hospital

Gurgaon, India

Dr. Andrey Petrov
Head, Vascular Neurosurgical Department
Russian Polenovs Neurosurgical Institute

Saint Petersburg, Russia


Dr. Abdeljalil El Quessar
Professor of Radiology, Chairman of Interventional Neuroradiology Department
Hôpital Cheikh Zaid Rabat

Rabat, Morocco

Dr. Mostafa Farid
Lecturer of Radiology, Interventional Neuroradiology Unit
Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Nadia Hammami
Past President of PAIRS, Professor, Interventional Neuroradiology
National Institute of Neurology

Tunis, Tunisia

Dr. Maher Al-Khawaldeh
Head of Interventional Radiology and NeuroVascular Unit
Jordanian Royal Medical Services

Amman, Jordan

Dr. Benjamin Sarkodie
Head, Radiology and Interventional Radiology Unit

Accra, Ghana

Dr. Amr Mahmoud
Professor of Neuro and Vascular Interventional Radiology
Ain Shams University

Cairo, Egypt

Dr. Anis Nassif
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist
Lebanese American University

Beirut, Lebanon

Dr. Mohamed Tyfor
Consultant Interventional Vascular Radiologist, Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist
Stroke and Vascular Center

Khartoum, Sudan


Dr. Noor Abdulatif Badrawi
Diagnostic Radiology Resident
Dubai Health Authority

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Noon Elawad
Radiology Resident
Dubai Health Authority

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Faisal Alghamdi
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist
King Abdullah Medical City

Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Hosam Al Jehani
Assistant Professor and Consultant of Neurosurgery
Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University

Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Jamal Al Koteesh
Chairman of Radiology and Chief, Interventional Radiology
Tawam Hospital

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Khalil Kurdi
Co-Chair of PAIRS Neuro
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist

Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Mostafa Mahmoud
Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist
Hamad Medical Corporation

Doha, Qatar

Dr. Mohammad Almarzooqi
Treasurer of PAIRS, Consultant Interventional Radiologist
Burjeel Hospital

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Riad Alokaili
Consultant Neurointerventionalist
King Abdulaziz Medical City

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Abdulrahman Alshamy
Consultant Neuroradiologist & NeuroInterventional Radiologist
King Abdulaziz Medical City – Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Dr. Bassem Yousef Sheikh
Head, Neurovascular and Skull Base Unit
College of Medicine, Taibah University

Medina, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia