Committees

ISAPS has 14 Standing Committees and 14 Ad Hoc Committees with members who support ISAPS in projects and activities across the Board.
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Education Council

Dr. Ozan Sozer (Chair)

United States

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Dr. Francisco Bravo (Vice Chair)

Spain

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Dr. James Grotting (North America)

United States

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Dr. Gabriele Miotto (North America)

United States

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Dr. T. Gerald O'daniel (North America)

United States

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Dr. Lee Pu (North America)

United States

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Dr. Bertha Torres Gomez (North America)

Mexico

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Dr. Gustavo Abrile (South America)

Argentina

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Dr. Montserrat Fontbona (South America)

Chile

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Dr. Andre Cervantes Garcia Rodrigues (South America)

Brazil

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Dr. Bianca Ohana (South America)

Brazil

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Dr. German Vargas (Central America)

Guatemala

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Prof. Hussein Abulhassan (Middle East)

Egypt

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Dr. Zuhair Alfardan (Middle East)

United Arab Emirates

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Prof. Hisham El Minawi (Middle East)

Egypt

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Dr. Marcos Harel (Middle East)

Israel

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Dr. Jamal Jomah (Middle East)

United Arab Emirates

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Prof. Cemal Tg Senyuva (Middle East)

Turkey

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Prof. Reha Yavuzer (Middle East)

Turkey

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Dr. Katarina Andjelkov (Europe)

Serbia

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Dr. Gianluca Campiglio (Europe)

Italy

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Dr. Olivier Gerbault (Europe)

France

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Dr. Apostolos Mandrekas (Europe)

Greece

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Prof. Jean-luc Nizet (Europe)

Belgium

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Dr. Marc Pacifico (Europe)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Mario Pelle-ceravolo (Europe)

Italy

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Dr. Enrico Robotti (Europe)

Italy

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Prof. Ashish Davalbhakta (Asia)

India

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Prof. Eun-sang Dhong (Asia)

South Korea

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Dr. Theddeus Prasetyono (Asia)

Indonesia

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Prof. Kirill Pshenisnov (Asia)

Russia

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Dr. Man-koon Suh (Asia)

South Korea

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Dr. Milind Wagh (Asia)

India

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Dr. Woffles Wu (Asia)

Singapore

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Dr. Vitaly Zholtikov (Asia)

Russia

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Mr. Morris Ritz (Australia)

Australia

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Executive Committee

Dr. Nazim Cerkes (Chair)

Turkey

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Tim Papadopoulos

Australia

Dr. Arturo Ramirez-montanana

Mexico

Dr. Ozan Sozer

United States

Dr. Lina Triana

Colombia

Membership Committee

The membership committee is responsible for the membership procedures....

Dr. Paraskevas Kontoes (Chair)

Greece

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Mr. Richard Guy (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Michel Rouif (Ex Officio)

France

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Dr. Dr. Med. Allan A. Allan

Germany

Prof. Hussein Abulhassan

Egypt

Dr. Jesus Benito-ruiz

Spain

Dr. Pier Luigi Canta

Italy

Dr. Pascal Castus

Belgium

Prof. Chien-tzung Chen

Taiwan

Dr. Fabian Cortinas

Argentina

Dr. Stephania De Fazio

Italy

Dr. Henry Delmar

France

Dr. Fuad Hashem

Saudi Arabia

Mr. Lucian Ion

United Kingdom

Dr. Dana Mihaela Jianu

Romania

Dr. Manoj Khanna

India

Dr. Sanguan Kunaporn

Thailand

Prof. Hanh Le

Vietnam

Dr. Marcelo Maino

Brazil

Dr. Natalia Manturova

Russia

Dr. Andrea Margara

Italy

Dr. Ahmed Nawres

Iraq

Dr. Babak Nikoumaram

Iran

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Parashar

United Arab Emirates

Dr. Babis Rammos

United States

Dr. Peter Scott

South Africa

Prof. Sayeed Siddiky

Bangladesh

Dr. Niveo Steffen

Brazil

Dr. Viraj Tambwekar

India

Dr. Bertha Torres Gomez

Mexico

Dr. Rene Valerio

Philippines

Dr. Richard Warren

Canada

Dr. Yoram Wolf

Israel

Prof. Kotaro Yoshimura

Japan

Dr. George Zambacos

Greece

Nominating Committee

Dr. Dirk Richter (Chair)

Germany

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Prof. Carlos Uebel (Alternate 1)

Brazil

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Dr. Mario Pelle-ceravolo (Alternate 2)

Italy

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Prof. Giovanni Botti

Italy

Dr. Nazim Cerkes

Turkey

Prof. Foad Nahai

United States

Dr. Lina Triana

Colombia

By-Laws Committee

Dr. Renato Saltz (Chair)

United States

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Dr. Nazim Cerkes (Committee Member)

Turkey

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Dr. Paraskevas Kontoes (Committee Member)

Greece

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Ivar Van Heijningen

Belgium

Communications, Branding and Public Relations Committee

Mrs. Barbara Boeld (Ex Officio)

Germany

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Ms. Cheyenne Ziermann (Ex Officio)

Germany

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Dr. Fabian Cortinas (Chair)

Argentina

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Dr. Jamal Jomah

United Arab Emirates

Dr. Sanguan Kunaporn

Thailand

Dr. Tim Papadopoulos

Australia

Dr. Arturo Ramirez-montanana

Mexico

Dr. Babis Rammos

United States

Dr. Michel Rouif

France

Dr. Niveo Steffen

Brazil

Dr. Lina Triana

Colombia

Finance, Investment & Industry Relations Committee

Dr. Kai Schlaudraff (Chair)

Switzerland

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Hani Zeini (Ex Officio)

United States

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Dr. Nazim Cerkes

Turkey

Dr. Tim Papadopoulos

Australia

Dr. Dirk Richter

Germany

Dr. Renato Saltz

United States

Dr. Lina Triana

Colombia

Patient Safety Committee

Dr. Niveo Steffen (Chair)

Brazil

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Dr. Jesus Benito-ruiz

Spain

Dr. James Fernau

United States

Dr. Sebastien Garson

France

Dr. Mark Jewell

United States

Dr. Amin Kalaaji

Norway

Dr. Kai Kaye

Spain

Dr. Lokesh Kumar

India

Dr. Michel Rouif

France

Dr. Renato Saltz

United States

Dr. Robert Singer

United States

Prof. Luiz Toledo

Portugal

Dr. Ivar Van Heijningen

Belgium

Prof. Osman Yucel

Turkey

Journal Operations Committee

Dr. Lina Triana (Chair)

Colombia

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Nazim Cerkes

Turkey

Dr. Bahman Guyuron

United States

Newsletter Committee

Dr. Nina Naidu (Chair)

United States

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Ms. Doris Pfifferling (Ex Officio)

Germany

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Ms. Cheyenne Ziermann (Ex Officio)

Germany

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Dr. Fabian Cortinas

Argentina

Residents Committee

Dr. Maria Wiedner (Chair)

Germany

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Dr. Gustavo Abrile

Argentina

Dr. Mehmet Bayramicli

Turkey

Dr. Fatma Durmus Kocaaslan

Turkey

Prof. Haldun Kamburoglu

Turkey

Prof. Selahattin Ozmen

Turkey

Dr. Rieka Taghizadeh

United Kingdom

Dr. Beryl Tan

Australia

Dr. Bertha Torres Gomez

Mexico

Women Plastic Surgeons Committee

Dr. Lina Triana (Chair)

Colombia

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Dr. Fatema Al Subhi

Saudi Arabia

Dr. Teresa De La Cerda

Chile

Dra. Patricia Gutierrez-ontalvilla

Spain

Dr. Dr Karishma Kagodu

India

Dr. Ewa Anna Siolo

South Africa

Prof. Birgit Stark

Sweden

Dr. Rieka Taghizadeh

United Kingdom

Dr. Argentina Vidrascu

Romania

Corporate Governance & Policy Committee

Dr. Ivar Van Heijningen (Chair)

Belgium

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Dr. Paraskevas Kontoes

Greece

Dr. Tim Papadopoulos

Australia

Dr. Kai Schlaudraff

Switzerland

Dr. Lina Triana

Colombia

Technology/IT Committee

Dr. Dirk Richter (Chair)

Germany

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Stefan Danilla

Chile

Dr. Bianca Knoll

Germany

Dr. Babis Rammos

United States

Humanitarian Programs Committee

Dr. Tunc Tiryaki (Chair)

Turkey

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Dr. Paul Audi

Lebanon

Dr. Adam Hisham Hamawy

United States

Dr. Darryl Hodgkinson

Australia

Dr. Pierre Quinodoz

Switzerland

Dr. Kai Schlaudraff

Switzerland

Prof. Moazzam Tarar

Pakistan

Insurance Committee

Dr. Kai Schlaudraff (Chair)

Switzerland

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Ms. Alison Thornberry (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Nigel Mercer

United Kingdom

Dr. Michel Rouif

France

Dr. Ivar Van Heijningen

Belgium

Website Committee

Dr. Lina Triana (Chair)

Colombia

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Fabian Cortinas

Argentina

Mr. Jose Delgado

Spain

Dra. Patricia Gutierrez-ontalvilla

Spain

Dr. Dr Karishma Kagodu

India

Prof. Haldun Kamburoglu

Turkey

Renumeration Committee

Dr. Tim Papadopoulos (Chair)

Australia

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Dr. Paraskevas Kontoes

Greece

Dr. Arturo Ramirez-montanana

Mexico

Dr. Kai Schlaudraff

Switzerland

Dr. Lina Triana

Colombia

Dr. Ivar Van Heijningen

Belgium

Global Survey Committee

Dr. Arturo Ramirez-montanana (Chair)

Mexico

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Fabian Cortinas

Argentina

Dr. Bertha Torres Gomez

Mexico

IBOPRAS

Dr. Ivar Van Heijningen

Belgium

Global Accreditation Committee

Dr. Ozan Sozer (Chair)

United States

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Prof. Foad Nahai

United States

Dr. Michel Rouif

France

Dr. Renato Saltz

United States

Dr. Robert Singer

United States

Dr. Niveo Steffen

Brazil

Dr. Ivar Van Heijningen

Belgium

Dr. Gilbert Vitale

France

Visiting Professor Committee

Dr. Renato Saltz (Chair)

United States

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Prof. Al Aly

United States

Dr. Thomas Biggs

United States

Dr. Stefano Bruschi

Italy

Dr. Gianluca Campiglio

Italy

Dr. Nazim Cerkes

Turkey

Dr. Philip Chen

Taiwan

Dr. Barry Dibernardo

United States

Dr. Joao Erfon A. Ramos

Brazil

Prof. Ruth Graf

Brazil

Prof. Moustapha Hamdi

Belgium

Dr. Joseph Hunstad

United States

Dr. Paraskevas Kontoes

Greece

Dr. Apostolos Mandrekas

Greece

Dr. Bryan Mendelson

Australia

Dr. Constantino Mendieta

United States

Prof. Foad Nahai

United States

Dr. Tim Papadopoulos

Australia

Dr. Mario Pelle-ceravolo

Italy

Dr. Lee Pu

United States

Dr. Arturo Ramirez-montanana

Mexico

Dr. Dirk Richter

Germany

Dr. Enrico Robotti

Italy

Dr. Lorne Rosenfield

United States

Dr. J. Peter Rubin

United States

Prof. Joao Carlos Sampaio Goes

Brazil

Prof. Cemal Tg Senyuva

Turkey

Dr. Ozan Sozer

United States

Dr. Susumu Takayanagi

Japan

Dr. Lina Triana

Colombia

Dr. Woffles Wu

Singapore

Global Alliance Committee

Dr. Nazim Cerkes (Chair)

Turkey

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Dr. Manoj Khanna

India

Dr. Jose Parreira

Portugal

Dr. Arturo Ramirez-montanana

Mexico

Dr. Michel Rouif

France

Dr. Renato Saltz

United States

Dr. Niveo Steffen

Brazil

Dr. Li Yu

China

Patient Education Committee

Dr. Stefan Danilla

Chile

Webinar and E-Learning Development Committee

Dr. Ozan Sozer (Chair)

United States

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Ms. Sarah Johnson (Ex Officio)

United Kingdom

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Dr. Francisco Bravo

Spain

Dr. Gianluca Campiglio

Italy

Dr. Nazim Cerkes

Turkey

Dr. Paraskevas Kontoes

Greece

Social Media Committee

Dr. Fabian Cortinas (Chair)

Argentina

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Mrs. Barbara Boeld (Ex Officio)

Germany

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Mrs. Monica Pucci (Ex Officio)

Germany

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Ms. Cheyenne Ziermann (Ex Officio)

Germany

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Dr. Katarina Andjelkov

Serbia

Dra. Patricia Gutierrez-ontalvilla

Spain

Dr. Dr Karishma Kagodu

India

Fellowship Program Committee

Dr. Maria Wiedner (Chair)

Germany

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Dr. Mehmet Bayramicli

Turkey

Dr. Rakesh Koudki

India

Continental Communications Committee

Dr. Andre Cervantes Garcia Rodrigues (Chair)

Brazil

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Dr. Bertha Torres Gomez (Regional Chair - North America)

Mexico

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Dr. Montserrat Fontbona (Regional Chair - South America)

Chile

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Dr. Jose Parreira (Regional Chair - Europe)

Portugal

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Prof. Reha Yavuzer (Regional Chair - Middle East-Africa)

Turkey

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Dr. Rakesh Kalra (Regional Chair - Asia)

India

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