GUEST SPEAKERS

Andrew Swift
  • Consultant ENT surgeon and Rhinologist at Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK
  • Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Liverpool and Edge Hill University
  • He is currently a member of Council for the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Apostolos Karligkiotis
  • Consultant ENT and Endoscopic Skull Base surgeon
  • Division of Otorhinolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
  • ASST Sette Laghi – Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi
  • University of Insubria – Varese, Italy

Brent Senior
  • Nathaniel and Sheila Harris Professor of Otolaryngology and Neurosurgery at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
  • Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs and Chief of Rhinology, Allergy, and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • He currently serves as Chair of Rhinology and Allergy Education for the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery.
  • Past President of the American Rhinologic Society; President of the Christian Society of Otolaryngology.

Christos Georgalas
  • Director- ESA ( Endoscopic Skull Base Athens )
  • Consultant – University Hospital Leiden (LUMC). Netherlands
  • Visiting Professor, Northwestern School of Medicine
  • Editorial Board, American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy
  • Associate Editor- Rhinology International Journal
  • General Secretary, Hellenic Society of Head and Neck Oncology

Mario Turri-Zanoni, MD
  • Consultant in Otorhinolaryngology and Skull Base Surgery Unit of Otorhinolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
  • University of Insubria, Varese, Italy

Nishit Shah
  • Honorary Senior Consultant at Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Centre.
  • Honorary Consultant at Breach Candy Hospital
  • Past president All India Rhinology Society 2011-2012
  • Director: Endoscopic Skull base annual workshops at Bombay Hospital since 2004

Renuka Brado
  • Professor and Head of ENT Department Lokmanya Tilak Medical College & General hospital.
  • Consultant ENT & Skull base Surgeon, Fortis Hospital, Mumbai ,India

Sergei Karpischenko
  • Professor and Head of ORL and H&N First Saint. Petersburg Pavlov State Medical University
  • Chairman of Biomedical Section of Saint Petersburg Branch of Russian Academy of Natural Science.
  • Chief Editor of “Folia Otorhinolaryngologiae et Pathologiae Respiratoriae”- official Journal of IAO-HNS

Usamah El-Hadi
  • Graduated from the American University of Beirut and was granted his Doctorate in Medicine in 1980.
  • He then spent four years at the same institute, completing a residency in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery.
  • In 1992, he joined the Massachusetts Eye and Ear infirmary – Harvard Medical School in Boston where had a fellowship training in endoscopic sinus surgery.
  • He received the medical American Board Certification. In 1998 he became a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.