SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

Committee Chairs

Walter Brunner, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland
Colin Sietses, Gelderse Vallei Ziekenhus, Netherlands

Congress Secretary

Lukas Marti, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland
Stephan Bischofberger, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland

Advisory Board

Felix Aigner, Charité University Hospitals Berlin, Germany
Marcus Gomez, Hospital Universitario Marqués de Valdecilla, Santander, Spain
Roel Hompes, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Netherlands
Joep Knol, Jessa Hospital in Hasselt, Belgium
Bruno Schmied, Kantonspital St. Gallen, Switzerland
Gerald Seitinger, KH Barmherzige Brüder Graz, Austria
Juriaan Tuynman, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Netherlands
Stephan Vorburger, Spital Emmental, Switzerland

Faculty

Michel Adamina, Kantonsspital Winterthur, Switzerland
Svetlana Balyasnikova, Imperial College London, UK
Stephan Baumeler, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland
Willem Bemelmann, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Netherlands
Clemens Bittermann, LK Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Luigi Boni, Humanitas Hospital Milano, Italy
Stephan Brand, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland
Bernhard Dauser, KH Barmherzige Brüder Wien, Austria
Hans de Wilt, Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen, Netherlands
Remus Frei, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland
Dieter Hahnloser, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaud Lausanne, Switzerland
Bill Heald, Basingstoke, UK
Friedrich Herbst, KH Barmherzige Brüder Wien, Austria
Philipp Kirchhoff, Basel, Switzerland
Jim Khan, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS, UK
Werner Kneist, Johannes Gutenberg University Hospital Mainz, Germany
Antonio Lacy, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, Spain
John Marks, Lankenau Hospital, Pennsylvania, USA
Danilo Miskovic, St. Mark´s Hospital and Academic Institute London, UK
Brendan Moran, Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital, UK
Martha Penna, Imperial College London, UK
Bettina Pöschl, KH Barmherzige Brüder Graz, Austria
Phil Quirke, University of Leeds, UK
Frédéric Ris, Hôpitaux Universitaire de Genève, Switzerland
Andreas Shamiyeh, University Hospital Linz, Austria
Theresia Sonderer, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland
Antonino Spinelli, University Policlinico Hospital of Milan, Italy
Loredana Stursi, University Hospital Zürich, Switzerland
Matthias Turina, University Hospital Zürich, Switzerland
Lucia Ucsnik, University Hospital AKH Wien, Austria
Thilo Wedel, Christian - Albrechts University Kiel, Germany



Congress location:

Hotel Einstein in St. Gallen

Hotel Einstein,
St. Gallen, Switzerland

The Einstein St. Gallen is more than a hotel - it is an institution. The elegant first-class city hotel is located quietly but centrally next to the UNESCO World Heritage Site Abbey District St.Gallen.