Dr. Burriesci research has covered many disciplines, including experimental and numerical stress analysis, non conventional materials and bioengineering. Currently, his main interests lie in the field of cardiovascular engineering and medical devices development. In this area, Dr. Burriesci has performed research at international level both in the academia and in the industry, producing papers in international journals and conferences, and patents of innovative prosthetic devices, currently in the market or under clinical investigation.
Gaetanoâ€™s research activity in biomedical engineering started with his PhD, completed from 1997 to 2000 between the University of Palermo and the University of Sheffield, with a thesis that pioneered the application of computer simulations to the design of heart valve systems. From 2000 to 2002 he worked as a Research Associate at the University of Sheffield, collaborating with AorTech International Plc in the development of the first polymeric leaflets heart valve made of co-polymers of silicone macrodiols and polyurethanes, and implemented fluid-structure interaction models for the physiological simulation of the cardiovascular system.
Ihor Huk is the Chairman of Division of Vascular Surgery since 2013 and Director of Vascular Laboratory since 1994, Department of Surgery Medical University Vienna. He completed his Post-graduate education from University of Chicago, Heidelberg. His expertise in Transplant Surgery: since 1984 - kidney, liver transplantations And Vascular Surgery: clinical, experimental research (SPACE-Study, L-arginine study), Carotid Study (Lancet 2010). His is a member of Austrian Society of Surgery, Austrian Society of Angiology, Austrian Society of Vascular Surgery, Ukrainian Academy of High Education, Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, Member of Senats - Zaporizhzhia Medical, Postgraduate Academy. He has been given Honorary titles of: Professor Honoris Causa Universities Medicinalis Leopoliensis No. 009, University of Lwiw, Ukraine und Med. Universitat in Ternopil, Ukraine. He has more than 320 Scientific publications in German, English and Ukrainian national and international. A comprehensive list of publications of journal articles provides an overview of Prof. Huk's research activities. Concurrently, the expert in vascular surgery also gives many international lectures at the most distinguished vascular surgery and medical conferences.
Ihor Huk(Research Area)
The areas of special clinical focus of this vascular surgery expert in Vienna include, among others, vasodilation (dilation) with stent implantation, embolectomy (removal of blood clots) and carotid artery surgeries. He additionally specialises in varicose vein surgeries, placement of dialysis shunts, aneurysm surgeries of the aorta and periphery.
Ivo Petrov is Professor of medicine in the University of Sofia. He received his postgraduate specialty of Interventional cardioangiology from the University of Buenos Aires in year 2001. He is one of the leading pioneers of endovascular therapy in Bulgaria (actual president of the Bulgarian society of endovascular therapy). He did the first interventional treatment of ischemic stroke in Bulgaria in 2004. He is medical director and Head of Department of cardiology, angiology and electrophysiology at University Hospital City Clinic. Under his guidance the department is treating complex vascular pathology from Head to toe performing more than 3000 endovascular interventions per year and became one of the respected teams for scientific and research work.
Since 1986, Dr. Geng-Long Hsu, formerly a clinical professor at China Medical University, has developed and refined a series of penile reconstructive surgeries, including penile venous surgery and corporoplasty penile implantation, in tandem with advances in knowledge of the penile venous and tunical anatomy and of erection physiology.
In 1993, he was promoted to the first Chair of Urology at Taiwan Adventist Hospital; he held that position until 1997 and then served as vice-superintendent of Po-Jen General Hospital until 2001. From 2001 to 2003, Dr. Hsu was a director of microsurgery potency reconstruction at Taipei Medical University Hospital. Afterward, he established his private practiceâ€”Hsu Andrologyâ€”which serves as both a clinical practice and research center.
In 2012, Dr. Hsuâ€™s latest method of penile venous stripping surgery, administered via local anesthesia on an ambulatory basis, was granted a USPTO patent. He hopes this surgery will be studied and practiced worldwide.
Christoph Nienaber is a consultant cardiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital. His role sees him consult with the patients and their families who have aortic conditions, to help provide the best treatment option.
Professor Nienaber is a certified internist, cardiologist and interventional cardiovascular specialist with significant experience in advanced cardiovascular care. He started his academic career at University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, then undertaking a temporary post at UCLA School of Medicine. From there he chaired internal medicine and cardiology at UniversitÃ¤tsmedizin Rostock until May 2015 when he joined the team at Royal Brompton Hospital, London.
Christoph Nienaber(Research Area)
heart disease, including transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI), left-atrial appendage occlusion, thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR), atrial septal defect II-occlusion, patent foramen ovale, and non-surgical management of aortic coarctation and malformations.
Jeffrey Erwin Indes is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Farmington, Connecticut. He graduated with honors from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of City University Of New York in 2001. Having more than 16 years of diverse experiences, especially in VASCULAR SURGERY, Dr. Jeffrey Erwin Indes affiliates with many hospitals including John Dempsey Hospital, Yale-new Haven Hospital, and cooperates with other doctors and specialists in many medical groups including Eastern Connecticut Medical Professionals Foundation Inc, University Of Connecticut Health Center, Yale University.
Reem Salman is a specialised Breast Oncoplastic surgeon. Reem graduated from University College Dublin in 1996 and completed both basic surgical and higher surgical training in general surgery at The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and obtained the Surgical Fellowship in 2008 and the European Board of Surgery Qualification in Surgical Oncology in 2009.
Reem Salman(Research Area)
Reem trained in numerous units throughout Ireland, UK, and Italy. Her experience in breast oncoplastic surgery has been refined by completing a breast reconstruction fellowship in Galway with Professor Michael Kerins. Reem worked in a number of medical institutions, including the European Institute of Oncology in Milan and The Nottingham Breast unit in the UK. Reem is a member of the European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO) and the British Association of Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgeons (ORBS). She is on the Specialist Register with both the Irish Medical Council and the General Medical Council for General Surgery.
Dr. H.S Natraj Setty MBBS,MD,DM,FICC, Assistant Professor in Cardiology, Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research Bangalore. Life member Indian college of cardiology, fellow of Indian college of Cardiology member of cardiological society of India, specialist training in Interventional cardiology Echocardiography, Electrophysiology device closure in congenital heart disease(ASD,VSD,PDA) Massive pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade due to cholesterol pericarditis in a case of subclinical hypothyroidism â€“ A rare event Published in JACC. Academic achievements in TCT 164 Oral & Poster presentations at TCT 2014 (Washington DC) Is Amplatzer Duct Occluder II Ideal for Closure of Gerbodeâ€™s Defect JACC abstract TCT 1383 Poster presentation at TCT 2014(Washington DC).1Case report presented in Indian College Of Cardiology 20th National Conference ICCCONâ€“2013 Awarded in the 20th national conference of Indian College of Cardiology at Trivandrum. Organizing committee invited as speaker - BIT's 7th Annual International Congress of Cardiology -2015 held at shanghai Dec 2015.
Barun Majumder graduated from Calcutta National Medical College, India, and trained as Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon in the West of Scotland. His special interests include endovascular repair of aortic aneurysm, especially using Intra Vascular Ultrasound (IVUS) in treating aneurysm and in peripheral angioplasty. He also gained a wide experience in open aortic, carotid, lower limb reconstructive, minimally invasive vein treatment; diabetic limb salvage and redo vascular surgery.
Barun Majumder(Research Area)
endovascular repair of aortic aneurysm, especially using Intra Vascular Ultrasound (IVUS), open aortic, carotid, lower limb reconstructive, minimally invasive vein treatment; diabetic limb salvage and redo vascular surgery