Dr. Dariusz Borys is an Professor of Pathology and Orthopaedic Surgery, head of Orthopaedic and Pediatric Pathology and Director of Digital Pathology at Loyola University Chicago. He received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Wroclaw, Poland in 1994 and completed a residency program in anatomic pathology at County General Hospital in Wroclaw, Poland in 1995. He completed his postdoctoral research at the University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona in 1998. He continued on with and completed residency training in both anatomic pathology and clinical pathology at University of Illinois at Chicago in 2001. He received a Pediatric Pathology Fellowship at New York University, New York, New York in 2005 and followed that with an Orthopedic Pathology Fellowship at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York in 2006. After completing his fellowships, Dr. Borys become faculty member in the rank of assistant professor at University of California and then he finally moved to Loyola University Chicago in 2013. At LUMC he is appointed as an Professor of Pathology and Orthopaedic Surgery and is serving as the head of orthopaedic and pediatric pathology and director of digital pathology. Currently Dr. Borys' research focuses on the molecular markers in diagnostic, prognostic and targeted therapy in osteosarcoma.
Yusha Araf is an enthusiastic and innovative individual with extensive experience in leadership, team management, event planning, social networking. This person exhibits a high level of dedication, gets fully engaged and has a clear vision of his goals. He does not get distracted and uses his energy entirely towards the manifestation of his dreams and makes full use of his resources. He fully realizes his psychological and spiritual potential. He is the founder of “Community of Biotechnology”, a national organization where all the students of biotechnology of public and private universities in Bangladesh are united in a platform where they share different resources with one another and do research despite being in different institutions. It offers workshops, seminars and research opportunity throughout the country. It is being collaborated with many well-known national and international organization in the world. He is also the founder of “Odhimatrik” and co-founder of ‘Ovilash”. He is working as a Head of Campus Representatives of YSI Bangladesh which is an international organization, head office in Norway. He is the Campus Coordinator of WHO Simulation Bangladesh. He is also working as a Campus Ambassador of Battery Low Interactive which is one of the first and foremost exponents of AR and VR technologies in Bangladesh. He is involved in the Academic Team of Bangladesh Mathematical Olympiad, Bangladesh Physics Olympiad. Bangladesh Biology Olympiad and Bangladesh Astro Olympiad. He is the mentor of ‘Alor Moshal’ where students are being coached to get admissions and scholarships in US universities. He also works in UDVASH, an educational institution where he is managing around 190 thousand students in the social media. He is the Deputy Academic and Research Director of SUST Science Arena
Dr. Magdy Khaled Hamam has been Graduated at College of Dental Medicine - Cairo- University – Egypt – 1981 , Professor and Head division of Oral Medicine ( KSU )- Saudi –Arabia – 2013, Former Vice Dean . Dental College – Al-azhar University - Egypt – 2003-2007 , Chairman of Oral Medicine Department - Dental College – Al-azhar – University – EGYPT- 2002, Visitor Professor - Tripoli university - Libya- 2005, Post- doctor degree – Maxillofacial Radiology - Dental College – Osaka – Japan 1993-1994 , Member (International American Association of Period ontology ( IAAP ) -1999 International Association of Maxcillofacial Radiology ( IAMR )- 1995, Egyptian Dental Association - 1982 , Saudi Dental Society- 2008 ) , Editorial Board Membership: Journal Dentistry & Oral Care ( 2015 ) & International Journal of Dentistry and Oral Science (IJDOS)( 2014) , Member for Faculties Promotion ( at :- King Abdalaziz - King Fisal univ. of Damam - & Sana's Un.- yemen) , Reviewer & Referee for King Abdul-Aziz city for Science and Technology (KACST) and Journals ( KSUDS - SJDR - SDJ ) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia , Most resent publications ( Journal of Endotondology ( JOE ) (J Endod 2013;-:1–7,The Saudi Dental Journal for Research ( SDJR ) 2015 – 6-26-29 and Saudi Dental Journal ( SDJ ) article in press – accepted in January 29-2015
A native of Romania, Dr. Alex Vidaeff received his MD degree from the University of Bucharest in 1977. In 1983, he immigrated to the United States and resumed training initially in pathology at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, and then in ob/gyn. He graduated from the ob/gyn residency at Temple University in Philadelphia in 1991 and subsequently moved to Boston. After 10 years as Clinical Instructor and then Assistant Clinical Professor at Harvard Medical School, he decided to complete a Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellowship at the University of Texas – Houston Medical School. In Houston he also obtained the MPH degree at the University of Texas School of Public Health. Upon completion of his fellowship in 2003, he stayed on the faculty and moved up the academic ranks to full Professor of Ob/Gyn. In 2011, Dr. Vidaeff joined the faculty at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. In 2015, he became the Program Director for the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship at Baylor. He is also the Chairman of the Steering Committee of the International Society for the Study of Pathophysiology of Pregnancy (Organization Gestosis). Published articles: 73 ,Chapters: 13
Malgorzata Gabriela Wasniewska (F), MD, PhD, associate professor at the Department of Human Pathology of Adulhood and Childhood of University of Messina. On 31st July 2017 got the National Scientific Enabling for Full Professor in the competitive sector 06/G1; She is paediatrician, clinical paediatric endocrinologist. Her research expertise includes: paediatric obesity; peculiarities regarding hypothyroidism (congenital, subclinical and hypothalamic); autoimmune thyroid diseases; pathophysiology, clinic and therapy of adrenal gland diseases in paediatric age; pathophysiology, neuroradiology, clinic and therapy of earlyonset hypopituitarism; pathophysiology, clinic and therapy of alterations of pubertal development; endocrine and metabolic complications in patients with chronic systemic diseases. She obtained the financing for the National Research Project (PRIN 2008) and for the National Research Project of Italian Medicines Agency (AIFA 2008) as a Head of the Research Unit of Messina. Last year the project “Personalized approach to non-syndromic childhood obesity using multi-omics disease signature”, which she is Co-Investigator, received the large grant of the Research Unit of European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology (ESPE). She is the member of European societies: European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology (ESPE), European Thyroid Association (ETA). She has formulated the application to the European Childhood Obesity Group (ECOG). She was a national coordinator of the Study Group “Endocrine diseases due to altered function of the Gsα protein” and “Turner Syndrome” and a member of the Didactic Commission of Italian Society of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology. She is an active member of European Study Group Turner Syndrome (ESPE) and a Regional Referent of paediatric endocrinology in the Sicily region. She is an author of 109 publications in extenso in scientific international journals with impact factor (total IF 300,145);1864 citations, h-index 24.
Dr. Rakusic Neven is into Deputy general medicine, team chief Health Center, Zagreb, 1974-1975. Head pulmonary department Clinic for Pulmonary Diseases, since 1990. Guest investigator Institute Nacional Salud Hospital, Madrid, 1990. Consultant Respiratory Rehabilitation Center, Losinj, Croatia, 1979, Talasoterapia, Rab, Croatia, 1983. Consultant pulmonologist Otorhinolarngology Clinic, Zagreb, since 1994. Consultant bronchologist Thoraco Surgery Clinic, Zagreb, since 1985.
Professor.Dr.Ahmed G.Hegazi currently working as a professor of Microbiology and Immunology in National Research Center, Dokki, Giza, Egypt with a work experience of more than forty years. He bagged many awards and the recent one was “Merit Aware of Medical Sciences, 2016” and he has four patents, 224 Articles. He was Secretary General at African Federation of Apiculture Associations (AFAA) and member of many scientific boards and Editorial Board of many journals. His contributions to the field of Microbiology and Immunology was incredible and we are privileged to have him as Organizing member.
Segundo Mesa Castillo. As Specialist in Neurology, he worked for 10 years in the Institute of Neurology of Havana, Cuba. He has worked in Electron Microscopic Studies on Schizophrenia for 32 years. He was awarded with the International Price of the Stanley Foundation Award Program and for the Professional Committee to work as a fellowship position in the Laboratory of the Central Nervous System Studies, National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke under Dr. Joseph Gibbs for a period of 6 months, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, Washington D.C. USA, June 5, 1990. At present he is member of the Scientific Board of the Psychiatric Hospital of Havana and give lectures to residents in psychiatry. 1. Yolken RH, Torrey EF. Viruses, schizophrenia and bipolar disorders. Clin Microbiol Rev 1995; 8: 131-145. 2. Mesa CS. An ultrastructural study of the temporal lobe and peripheral blood in schizophrenic patients. Rev Neurol 2001; 33: 619-623.
Afaf El-Ansary, female, biochemist, graduated from biochemistry department, Ain Shams University, Egypt in 1974. She worked in the National Research Centre, Egypt from 1976-2000, During 2001- 2016, she worked as professor, Biochemistry Department, Science College, King Saud University, KSA. Since 2016- till now, she joined the Central laboratory as senior scientist to supervise the Biochemistry, Proteomic and biomarkers units. She has published more than 45 papers related to metabolic integration between schistosome parasite and molluscan hosts. She recorded a patent on the" use of sublethal concentration of solanum nigrum plant for the control of schistosomiasis". She was recognized by the Marquis Who's Who in science and engineering, Eight's edition, 2005-2006. She is member in number of national and international societies and she is recorded as reviewer and Editorial board member in many international journals. In recent years she focused on the screening of biochemical markers related to autism and she got another 70 published papers in high impact factor Journals related to this research interest. She is member in the European Society of Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine Society (Moscow). Most recently, she is the head of The Saudi group related to the nutritional Council for Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (CONEM).
Dr. Martin is the Early Childhood Psychologist at the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain (CADB). Her work at CADB involves the evaluation and diagnosis of young children suspected of having autism spectrum disorder. She is reliable in gold standard assessment measures, such as the Autism Diagnostic Interview, Revised (ADI-R) and the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2). She also provides specialized parent-focused treatment interventions for children with challenging behavior, delayed toilet training, sleep difficulties, and food refusal. Dr. Martin received her masters and doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology with an emphasis in Child and Adolescent Psychology. She completed her clinical internship in Pediatric Psychology at Franciscan Hospital for Children in Boston, Massachusetts and a postdoctoral fellowship with Harvard Medical School in the Developmental Medicine Center at Boston Children’s Hospital.
Educational qualification 2010: PhD degree, University of Zaragoza New hematological parameters applied to the study of anemia and erythropoiesis 2008: Researcher Department of Functional and Molecular Biology. University of Oviedo 1981: Bachelor degree in Biochemistry: University of the Basque Country Professional experience 2011: Expert of the Spanish Science and Innovation Ministry and the Agency for Assessment of new technologies for research project validation 2009: Consultant for Clinical Analysis 2006: Senior Specialist for Clinical Analysis 1992: Head of Laboratory: Hospital de Jarrio (Asturias) 1987: Clinical Analysis specialist 1984: Resident in Clinical Analysis , Hospital General de Asturias